Golf Today - Over 80000 pages of golf information
Golf News
 

Senior British Open Championship 2014

DATES:  Thursday, July 24th through Sunday, July 27th
SITE:  Royal Porthcawl Golf Club, Mid Glamorgan, Bridgend, Wales
COURSE ARCHITECT:  Charles Gibson (1892), J. Simpson (1933), M. Ebert (2011)
PAR:  71
YARDAGE:  7,021
Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 427 Yds 10 - Par 4 400 Yds
2 - Par 4 374 Yds 11 - Par 4 355 Yds
3 - Par 4 451 Yds 12 - Par 3 194 Yds
4 - Par 4 455 Yds 13 - Par 5 575 Yds
5 - Par 3 212 Yds 14 - Par 4 435 Yds
6 - Par 5 611 Yds 15 - Par 3 173 Yds
7 - Par 4 381 Yds 16 - Par 4 466 Yds
8 - Par 3 122 Yds 17 - Par 4 430 Yds
9 - Par 4 456 Yds 18 - Par 5 504 Yds
------------- -------------
35 3,489 Yds 36 3,532 Yds
Annual: 28th
Defending Champion: Mark Wiebe
Runner-Up: Bernhard Langer
Tournament Record: 263 (Tom Watson, Carl Mason, 2003)
54-Hole Record: 196 (Carl Mason, 2003)
36-Hole Record: 129 (Fred Funk, 2009)
18-Hole Record: 62 (Jim Colbert, 2003 - Turnberry)
Total Purse: $2,000,000
Shares: 1st Place - $315,600; 2nd Place - $210,500; 3rd Place - $118,000
2013 Finish
Player Score Player Score
Mark Wiebe * 271 Peter Fowler 276
Bernhard Langer 271 Sandy Lyle 277
David Frost 274 Jeff Hart 278
Corey Pavin 274 Tom Pernice Jr. 278
Peter Senior 274 Gene Sauers 279
* - Won in Playoff
Past Senior British Open Winners
Year Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
2013 *Mark Wiebe (271) -- Bernhard Langer
(Royal Birkdale Golf Club)
2012 Fred Couples (271) -- Gary Hallberg
(Turnberry Resort - Ailsa Course)
2011 Russ Cochran (276) -- Mark Calcavecchia
(Walton Heath Golf Club)
2010 Bernhard Langer (279) -- Corey Pavin
(Carnoustie Golf Links)
2009 *Loren Roberts (268) -- Fred Funk, Mark McNulty
(Sunningdale Golf Club)
2008 *Bruce Vaughan (278) -- John Cook
(Royal Troon Golf Club)
2007 Tom Watson (284) -- Mark O'Meara, Stewart Ginn
(Muirfield Golf Club)
2006 *Loren Roberts (274) -- Eduardo Romero
(Turnberry Resort - Ailsa Course)
2005 *Tom Watson (280) -- Des Smyth
(Royal Aberdeen Golf Club - Balgownie Links)
2004 Pete Oakley (284) -- Tom Kite, Eduardo Romero
(Royal Portrush Golf Club - Dunluce Links)
2003 *Tom Watson (263) -- Carl Mason
(Turnberry Resort - Ailsa Course)
2002 Noboru Sugai (281) -- John Irwin
(Royal County Down Golf Club)
2001 *Ian Stanley (278) -- Bob Charles
(Royal County Down Golf Club)
2000 Christy O'Connor, Jr. (275) -- John Bland
(Royal County Down Golf Club)
1999 Christy O'Connor, Jr. (282) -- John Bland
(Royal Portrush Golf Club)
1998 *Brian Huggett (283) -- Eddie Polland
(Royal Portrush Golf Club)
1997 *Gary Player (278) -- John Bland
(Royal Portrush Golf Club)
1996 Brian Barnes (277) -- Bob Charles, David Oakley
(Royal Portrush Golf Club)
1995 *Brian Barnes (281) -- Bob Murphy
(Royal Portrush Golf Club)
1994 Tom Wargo (280) -- Bob Charles, Doug Dalziel
(Royal Lytham & St. Annes)
1993 Bob Charles (291) -- Gary Player, Tommy Horton
(Royal Lytham & St. Annes)
1992 John Fourie (282) -- Bob Charles, Neil Coles
(Royal Lytham & St. Annes)
1991 Bobby Verwey (285) -- Bob Charles, Tommy Horton
(Royal Lytham & St. Annes)
1990 Gary Player (280) -- Deane Beman, Brian Waites
(Turnberry Resort - Ailsa Course)
1989 Bob Charles (269) -- Billy Casper
(Turnberry Resort - Ailsa Course)
1988 Gary Player (272) -- Billy Casper
(Turnberry Resort - Ailsa Course)
1987 Neil Coles (279) -- Bob Charles
(Turnberry Resort - Ailsa Course)
* - Won in Playoff
Note: Formerly called Volvo Senior British Open (1988-90).

 

 

Senior British Open Championship


Senior British Open Championship










Flash Sales!
30% off Golf Care Golf Insurance...

Stuart Barber Blog
All Change for 2015...... Or Where do we go from here?

What's in the Bag?
What the winners are playing on Tour worldwide.

© Golftoday.co.uk 1996-2017 - Terms & Conditions - Privacy Policy - About Us - Advertise - Classifieds - Newsletter - Contact Us