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Nick Price (born January 28, 1957 in Durban, South Africa), is a professional golfer. January 28 is the 28th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1957 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Durban is a vibrant cosmopolitian city in KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. ... Golfer teeing off at the start of a hole Golf is an outdoor sport where individual players or teams play a small ball into a hole using various clubs. ...


Price is an Zimbabwean citizen and his early life was spent in that country, a time that included a stint in the army during that country's civil war. His parents were originally English. He began his professional golf career in 1977 on the Southern Africa Tour, before moving to the PGA European Tour and finally the PGA TOUR in 1983. He now lives in Florida. The Sunshine Tour is a mens professional golf tour based in Southern Africa. ... // The PGA European Tour is a top-level professional mens golf tour. ... The PGA Tour is an organization which is headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA. It operates the USAs main professional golf tours. ...


After a promising start, with a victory in his first year in the USA, his career faded somewhat before an impressive comeback at the beginning of the nineties.


By the mid-nineties Price was regarded as the best player in the world, and in 1994 he won two majors, The Open and the PGA Championship, adding to his first major (also the PGA Championship) from 1992. He topped the PGA Tour money list in 1993 and 1994 and spent 43 weeks at number 1 in the Official World Golf Rankings. He was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2003. The Major Championships, often referred to simply as the Majors are the four most prestigious annual tournaments in mens professional golf. ... The Champions Belt & The Claret Jug. ... // The PGA Championship is an annual golf tournament, conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA TOUR. The PGA Championship is one of the four Major Championships in mens golf, and it is the golf seasons final major, being played in August. ... The Official World Golf Rankings are a system for rating the performance level of male professional golfers. ...


Although Price continues to play professionally, he has expanded into golf design with his own company operating out of Florida, and he has his own line of signature golf apparel. Price is widely regarded by fans, media and his fellow players as one of the most personable golfers on the PGA TOUR.

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European Tour wins

The Trophée Lancôme was a professional golf tournament which was staged in France from 1970 to 2003. ... The Champions Belt & The Claret Jug. ...

PGA Tour victories

The WGC-NEC Invitational is one of the annual World Golf Championships for male professional golfers. ... The EDS Byron Nelson Championship is a golf tournament on the PGA Tour, located in or around Dallas, Texas. ... The Canadian Open is a golf tournament which was founded in 1919. ... // The PGA Championship is an annual golf tournament, conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA TOUR. The PGA Championship is one of the four Major Championships in mens golf, and it is the golf seasons final major, being played in August. ... THE PLAYERS Championship is a prestigious annual golf tournament for professional male golfers which takes place every March on the PGA TOUR. The event was founded in 1974 as the Tournament Players Championship, played at Sawgrass Country Clubs Oceanside Course (a combination of the East and West 9-hole... The Western Open is the second oldest professional golf tournament in the United States after the U.S. Open. ... The FedEx St. ... The Honda Classic is a PGA Tour golf tournament which is played each March in Florida. ... The Western Open is the second oldest professional golf tournament in the United States after the U.S. Open. ... The Champions Belt & The Claret Jug. ... // The PGA Championship is an annual golf tournament, conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA TOUR. The PGA Championship is one of the four Major Championships in mens golf, and it is the golf seasons final major, being played in August. ... The Canadian Open is a golf tournament which was founded in 1919. ... The FedEx St. ...

Other wins

  • 1979 Asseng TV Challenge Series (South Africa)
  • 1981 San Remo Masters (Italy - not a European Tour event), SAB South African Masters
  • 1982 Sigma Vaals Reef Open (South Africa)
  • 1985 ICL International (South Afirca)
  • 1989 West End South Australian Open
  • 1992 Air New Zealand/Shell Open, PGA Grand Slam of Golf
  • 1993 ICL International (South Africa), Million Dollar Challenge (South Africa)
  • 1994 ICL International (South Africa)
  • 1995 Alfred Dunhill Challenge (South Africa), Hassan II Golf Trophy (Morocco), Zimbabwe Open
  • 1997 Million Dollar Challenge (South Africa), Zimbabwe Open
  • 1998 Nedbank Million Dollar Challenge (South Africa), Zimbabwe Open, Dimension Data Pro-Am (South Africa)
  • 1999 Suntory Open (Japan)

The PGA Grand Slam of Golf is an annual off season golf tournament contested by the winners of the four major championships of regular mens golf, which are The Masters, the U.S. Open, The Open Championship (British Open), and the PGA Championship. ... The Million Dollar Challenge may refer to the: Nedbank Golf Challenge, the annual golf tournament Million Dollar Challenge, posed by James Randi to prove psychic ability ... The Million Dollar Challenge may refer to the: Nedbank Golf Challenge, the annual golf tournament Million Dollar Challenge, posed by James Randi to prove psychic ability ... The Nedbank Golf Challenge is an annual golf tournament played over the Gary Player Country Club Course in Sun City South Africa. ...

Results in major championships

Tournament 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979
Masters Tournament DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
U.S. Open DNP* DNP* DNP* DNP* DNP*
The Open Championship CUT DNP DNP T39 CUT
PGA Championship DNP* DNP* DNP* DNP* DNP*
Tournament 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
Masters Tournament DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT DNP 5 T22 T14 CUT
U.S. Open DNP DNP DNP T48 DNP DNP DNP T17 T40 CUT
The Open Championship T27 T23 T2 CUT T44 DNP DNP T8 2 CUT
PGA Championship DNP DNP DNP T67 T54 5 CUT T10 T17 T46
Tournament 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Masters Tournament DNP T49 T6 CUT T35 CUT T18 T24 CUT T6
U.S. Open DNP T19 T4 T11 CUT T13 DNP T19 4 T23
The Open Championship T25 T44 T51 T6 1 T40 T44 CUT T29 T37
PGA Championship T63 DNP 1 T31 1 T39 T8 T13 T4 5
Tournament 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005
Masters Tournament T11 CUT T20 T23 T6 CUT
U.S. Open T27 CUT T8 T5 T24 T9
The Open Championship CUT T27 T14 T28 T30 CUT
PGA Championship CUT T29 CUT DNP DNP

DNP = did not play
DNP* = probably did not play, but unconfirmed
CUT = missed the half way cut
"T" indicates a tie for a place. The Masters is one of four major championships in mens golf. ... The United States Open Championship is an annual mens golf tournament staged by the United States Golf Association each June. ... The Champions Belt & The Claret Jug. ... // The PGA Championship is an annual golf tournament, conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA TOUR. The PGA Championship is one of the four Major Championships in mens golf, and it is the golf seasons final major, being played in August. ... The Masters is one of four major championships in mens golf. ... The United States Open Championship is an annual mens golf tournament staged by the United States Golf Association each June. ... The Champions Belt & The Claret Jug. ... // The PGA Championship is an annual golf tournament, conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA TOUR. The PGA Championship is one of the four Major Championships in mens golf, and it is the golf seasons final major, being played in August. ... The Masters is one of four major championships in mens golf. ... The United States Open Championship is an annual mens golf tournament staged by the United States Golf Association each June. ... The Champions Belt & The Claret Jug. ... // The PGA Championship is an annual golf tournament, conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA TOUR. The PGA Championship is one of the four Major Championships in mens golf, and it is the golf seasons final major, being played in August. ... The Masters is one of four major championships in mens golf. ... The United States Open Championship is an annual mens golf tournament staged by the United States Golf Association each June. ... The Champions Belt & The Claret Jug. ... // The PGA Championship is an annual golf tournament, conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA TOUR. The PGA Championship is one of the four Major Championships in mens golf, and it is the golf seasons final major, being played in August. ...


Team appearances

The Eisenhower Trophy is a biennial world amateur team golf championship for men organised by the International Golf Federation. ... 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. ... Presidents Cup The Presidents Cup is a series of golf matches between teams of professional players representing the United States and the rest of the world less Europe, which competes against the U.S. in a similar but considerably older event, the Ryder Cup. ...

External links


International Federation of PGA Tours | World No. 1's in Men's golf
Severiano Ballesteros | Fred Couples | David Duval | Ernie Els | Nick Faldo | Bernhard Langer | Tom Lehman | Greg Norman | Nick Price | Vijay Singh | Tiger Woods † | Ian Woosnam
All-time leader Tiger Woods (USA) has spent 343 weeks at the top of the rankings.

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Nick Price - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (444 words)
Price is an Zimbabwean citizen and his early life was spent in that country, a time that included a stint in the army during that country's civil war.
By the mid-nineties Price was regarded as the best player in the world, and in 1994 he won two majors, The Open and the PGA Championship, adding to his first major (also the PGA Championship) from 1992.
Price is widely regarded by fans, media and his fellow players as one of the most personable golfers on the PGA TOUR.
Nick Price - definition of Nick Price in Encyclopedia (265 words)
Nick Price (born January 28, 1957 in Durban, South Africa), is a professional golfer.
By the mid-nineties Price was regarded and ranked as the best player in the world, and in 1994 he won two majors, the Open and the PGA Championship, adding to his first major (also the PGA Championship) from 1992.
Although Price continues to play professionally, he has expanded into golf design with his own company operating out of Florida, and he has his own line of signature golf apparel.
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