Olazabal, Jose Maria

Hometown:

SPAIN

Fuenterrabia

Year Inducted:

2009

Induction Category:

International

Birth Date:

Feb 05, 1966

Jose Maria Olazabal

Professional Majors: 2

  • Masters Tournament: 1994, 1999

PGA TOUR Wins: 4

  • 1990: NEC World Series of Golf
  • 1991: The International
  • 1994: NEC World Series of Golf
  • 2002: Buick Invitational

European Tour Wins: 21

  • 1986: Ebel European Master Swiss Open, Sanyo Open
  • 1988: Volvo Belgian Open, German Masters
  • 1989: Tenerife Open, KLM Dutch Open
  • 1990: Benson and Hedges International Open, Carroll’s Irish Open, Lancome Trophy
  • 1991: Open Catalonia, Epson Grand Prix of Europe
  • 1992: Turespana Open de Tenerife, Open Mediterrania
  • 1994: Turespana Open Mediterrania, Volvo PGA Championship
  • 1997: Turespana Masters Open de Canarias
  • 1998: Dubai Desert Classic
  • 2000: Benson and Hedges International Open
  • 2001: Novotel Perrier Open de France
  • 2002: Omega Hong Kong Open
  • 2005: Mallorca Classic

Additional Wins: 13

  • 1983: Italian Open Amateur Championship, Spanish Open Amateur Championship, Boys Amateur Championship
  • 1984: The Amateur Championship, Belgian International Youths Championship, Spanish Open Amateur Championship
  • 1985: British Youths Amateur Championship
  • 1989: Visa Taiheiyo Masters
  • 1990: Visa Taiheiyo Masters
  • 1995: Tournoi Perrier De Paris
  • 1999: Alfred Dunhill Cup
  • 2000: Alfred Dunhill Cup, Vivendi Seve Trophy

Ryder Appearances: 7

  • (Wins in bold)
  • Player: 1987, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1997, 1999, 2006
  • Captain: 2012

Awards & Honors

  • Golf
  • Sir Henry Cotton Rookie of the Year award: 1986