Coles, Neil

Hometown:

UNITED KINGDOM

London,
England

Year Inducted:

2000

Induction Category:

Lifetime Achievement

Birth Date:

Sep 26, 1934

Neil Coles

European Tour Wins: 7

  • 1972: Sunbeam Electric Scottish Open
  • 1973: Spanish Open, Benson & Hedges Match Play Championship
  • 1974: W.D. & H.O. Wills Tournament
  • 1976: Penfold PGA Championship
  • 1977: Tournament Players Championship
  • 1982: Sanyo Open

Senior Tour Wins: 14

  • 1985: PGA Seniors Championship
  • 1986: PGA Seniors Championship
  • 1987: PGA Seniors Championship, Senior British Open Championship
  • 1989: PGA Seniors Championship
  • 1992: Collingtree Homes Seniors Classic
  • 1993: Gary Player Seniors Classic
  • 1995: Collingtree Seniors
  • 1997: Ryder Collingtree Seniors Classic
  • 1998: Philips PFA Golf Classic
  • 1999: Energis Senior Masters, Dalmahoy Scottish Seniors Open
  • 2000: Microlease Jersey Seniors Open
  • 2002: Lawrence Batley Seniors

Additional Wins: 26

  • 1956: Gor-Ray Tournament
  • 1960: Coombe Hill Assistants
  • 1961: Ballantine Tournament
  • 1962: Senior Service Tournament
  • 1963: Engadine Tournament, Daks Tournament, Martini International
  • 1964: Bowmaker Tournament, Daks Tournament, News of the World Match Play Championship
  • 1965: News of the World Match Play Championship, Carrolls Sweet Afton
  • 1966: Pringle Tournament, Dunlop Masters
  • 1970: Walworth Aloyco, Sumrie Clothes Better-Ball, Italian BP Open, Bowmaker Tournament, Daks Tournament
  • 1971: Penfold Bournemouth Tournament, Daks Tournament, Carroll’s International, German Open, Double Diamond
  • 1973: Sumrie Clothes Better-Ball
  • 1974: Hennessy Cognac Cup
  • 1976: Double Diamond
  • 1978: Hennessy Cognac Cup
  • 1980: Hennessy Cognac Cup

Ryder Cup Appearances: 8

  • (Wins in bold)
  • Player: 1961, 1963, 1965, 1967, 1969, 1971, 1973, 1977

Awards & Honors

  • Golf
  • Honorary Life Membership, The European Tour: 2004