Definitions for "Best Ball"
Keywords:  golfer, tee, score, team, tournament
A match in which one player competes against the better score of two or more other players. It is not a fourball. Traditionally a team consists of two players. Each golfer plays his own ball, but only the lowest score from each team counts.
A tournament where two or more golfers play in a team. The better score on each hole is recorded.
Usually a team competition in which the lowest score of the players on a team is the team score.