Definition of medal play in US English:

medal play


  • another term for stroke play
    • ‘Seventy two holes of medal play was the highlight of these gatherings and the $300 prize fund was a mighty reward given the times in which they lived.’
    • ‘The first day, medal play, Sam shot 69 and I shot 70.’
    • ‘MGA events are medal play for low-handicap amateurs.’
    • ‘The competition was a medal play using the A & B courses and white tees.’
    • ‘The tournament was medal play with every stroke being counted.’


medal play

/ˈmɛdl ˌpleɪ//ˈmedl ˌplā/