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Great Britain and Ireland comfortably retained the Jacques Leglise Trophy with a 15-9 victory over the Continent of Europe in the Boys' International Match at Burnham and Berrow, Somerset.

They started the second day a point clear of their rivals, stretched their lead by three points in the second foursomes session and then took the final singles 5-3 to make it the most clear-cut success since they won by 10 points at Little Aston five years ago.

Welsh teenager David Price was the only player on either side to finish with a 100% record. Today 18-year-old Price had reason to be particularly pleased as he chalked up a double success over brilliant Italian Stefano Reale, runner-up in last year's British Boys' Open Amateur Championship in Scotland. It was when Price defeated Reale on the home green after an absorbing singles tussle that Great Britain and Ireland knew that they had won the trophy again. Zane Scotland, the teenage wonderboy who qualified for last month's Open at Carnoustie, won two of the last three holes to see off the challenge of Italian Roberto Paolillo on the last green.