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Encyclopedia > Kenneth Ferrie

Kenneth Ferrie (born 28 September 1978 in Ashington, Northumberland) is an English professional golfer who plays on the European Tour. September 28 is the 271st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (272nd in leap years). ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... Ashington is a village in Northumberland, England, with a population of around 28,000 people. ... Northumberland is a traditional, ceremonial and administrative county in northern England. ... Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location (dark green) within the United Kingdom (light green), with the Republic of Ireland (blue) to its west Languages English Capital London Largest city London Area – Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population –mid-2004... Golf (gowf in Scots) is a sport where individual players or teams hit a ball into a hole using various clubs, and is one of the few ball games that does not use a fixed standard playing area. ... The PGA European Tour is a top-level professional mens golf tour. ...

Ferrie won the British Boys Championship in 1996 and made his first appearance on the European Tour that year as an invitee at his local event, the Slaley Hall Northumberland Challenge, but he missed the cut. He turned professional in 1999. In 2000 he played mainly on the second tier Challenge Tour and claimed his first professional win at the Tessali Open del Sud. He was successful at the 2000 Qualifying School, earning the right to play on the European Tour, but he initially struggled at that level and had to go back to the Qualifying School to retain his tour card for 2002. He won a second time on the Challenge Tour in 2001 by capturing the Challenge Total Fina Elf. The Great North Open was the final name of a European Tour golf tournament which was played at Slaley Hall, a country house golf resort in Northumberland in North East England, six years out of seven between 1996 and 2002. ... The Challenge Tour is the second tier mens professional golf tour in Europe. ...

In 2003 he won for the first time on the European Tour at the Canarias Open de Espana. In 2005 he came from behind to win the Smurfit European Open, one of the leading tournaments in Europe, and won by two shots. The Open de España (formerly the Spanish Open) is the national open golf championship of Spain and is held in San Roque Golf Club. ... The Smurfit European Open is a PGA European Tour golf tournament played annually at The Kildare Hotel and Golf Club (K Club), Straffan, Ireland. ...

At the 2006 U.S. Open he had the sole lead for part of the third day before ending the third round tied at the top of the leaderboard with Phil Mickelson. The United States Open Championship is an annual mens golf tournament staged by the United States Golf Association each June. ... Philip Alfred Mickelson (born June 16, 1970) (nicknamed Lefty for having a left-handed swing, despite being right-handed), is an American professional golfer. ...

Ferrie's brother Iain has played on the Challenge Tour.

External links

  • Profile on the European Tour's official site

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Official Web Site of the 2006 U.S. Open | A Flash Interview With Kenneth Ferrie (1083 words)
KENNETH FERRIE: Yeah, it is. It's something I've never done before, kind of the first time I've ever contended, being up there in a major, full stop.
KENNETH FERRIE: Obviously, I'm in the game of golf to be as good as I can be, and obviously America is the biggest stage for that.
KENNETH FERRIE: At the end of the day, I'm going to go out there tomorrow, and I don't think many people are going to give me a chance to win.
European PGA Golf News - MY SPORTSBOOK - Downloadable Video Poker Game (1004 words)
Third-round leader Kenneth Ferrie struggled to a five-over 77 in the f...
=== Ferrie opens up five-shot lead in Scotland === St. Andrews, Scotland (MySportsbook) - Kenneth Ferrie fired a five-under 67 in breezy conditions Saturday to take a five-shot lead after three rounds of the dunhill links championship.
Goosen, an 8 and 7 winner over Kenneth Ferrie in the first round, moves on to face fourth-se...
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