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Encyclopedia > Miguel Angel Jiménez

Miguel Angel Jiménez (b 5 Jan 1964) is a Spanish golfer. Golfer teeing off at the start of a hole Golf is an outdoor game where individual players or teams play a small ball into a hole using various clubs. ...


Jiménez first played on the PGA European Tour in 1988 and improved steadily over the next few seasons. His first win on the tour came at the Piaget Belgian Open in 1992. During a fairly up and down career he has so far had three main periods of success. In 1994 he finished fifth on the European Tour order of merit. After some weaker seasons he bounced back in 1998 and 1999, finishing fourth on the order of merit in consecutive years and winning four tournaments including the prestigious Volvo Masters. In 1999 he also came second in the WGC-American Express Championship, which is one of the elite World Golf Championships events, and made his Ryder Cup debut. In 2004 he once again bounced back from some modest seasons, notching up another fourth place finish on the order of merit, and winning four European Tour events, which was more than any other player. He maintained his form into 2005, winning the Omega Hong Kong Open, which is a PGA European Tour event, early in the season. The PGA European Tour is a top-level professional mens golf tour, headquartered in Virginia Water, Surrey, United Kingdom, that is the primary golf tour in Europe. ... The Volvo Masters Andalucia is the concluding official money event of the PGA European Tour season, the equivalent of the Tour Championship on the PGA Tour. ... The WGC-American Express Championship is one of the annual World Golf Championships for male professional golfers. ... The World Golf Championships are a group of four annual events for male professional golfers created by the International Federation of PGA Tours. ... The Ryder Cup is a golf trophy contested biennially in an event officially called the Ryder Cup Matches by teams from Europe and the United States. ...


PGA European Tour wins

  • 1992 Piaget Belgian Open
  • 1994 Heineken Dutch Open
  • 1998 Turespana Masters Open Baleares, Trophee Lancome
  • 1999 Turespana Masters - Open Andalucia, Volvo Masters
  • 2003 Turespana Mallorca Classic
  • 2004 Johnnie Walker Classic, Algarve Open de Portugal, BMW Asian Open, BMW International Open
  • 2005 Omega Hong Kong Open

The Volvo Masters Andalucia is the concluding official money event of the PGA European Tour season, the equivalent of the Tour Championship on the PGA Tour. ... The Johnnie Walker Classic is a PGA European Tour golf tournament which is played in the Asia Pacific region. ...

Team appearances

The Ryder Cup is a golf trophy contested biennially in an event officially called the Ryder Cup Matches by teams from Europe and the United States. ... The Alfred Dunhill Cup was a team golf tournament which ran from 1985 to 2000. ... The WGC-World Cup is an annual mens golf tournament. ... The Seve Trophy is a biennial golf tournament between teams of professional male golfers representing Great Britain and Ireland (in political terms, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland) and Continental Europe. ...

External link

Profile on the PGA European Tour's official site (http://www.europeantour.com/players/bio.sps?iPlayerNo=2928&sOption=profile)


 
 

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