Lyle, Sandy

Hometown:

UNITED KINGDOM

Shrewsbury

Year Inducted:

2012

Induction Category:

International

Birth Date:

Feb 09, 1958

Sandy Lyle

Professional Majors: 2

  • Open Championship: 1985
  • Masters Tournament: 1988

PGA TOUR Wins: 4

  • 1986: Greater Greensboro Open
  • 1987: Tournament Players Championship
  • 1988: Phoenix Open, KMART Greater Greensboro Open

European Tour Wins: 18

  • 1979: B.A. Avis Open, Scandinavian Enterprise Open, European Open Championship
  • 1980: Coral Welsh Classic
  • 1981: Paco Rabanna French Open, Lawrence Batley International
  • 1982: Lawrence Batley International
  • 1983: Cespa Madrid Open
  • 1984: Italian Open, Lancome Trophy
  • 1985: Benson and Hedges International
  • 1987: German Masters
  • 1988: Dunhill British Masters
  • 1991: BMW International Open
  • 1992: Lanica-Martini Italian Open, Volvo Masters

Additional Wins: 11

  • 1975: Brabazon Trophy, English Boys Amateur Stork-Play Championship
  • 1977: European Tour Qualifying School, Brabazon Trophy, English Boys Amateur Stork-Play Championship
  • 1978: Nigerian Open
  • 1979: Scottish Professional Championship
  • 1980: World Cup of Golf
  • 1984: Kapalua International, Casio World Open
  • 1988: Suntory World Match Play Championship

Walker Cup Appearances: 1

  • (Wins in bold)
  • Player: 1977

Ryder Cup Appearances: 5

  • (Wins in bold)
  • Player: 1979, 1981, 1983, 1985, 1987

Awards & Honors

  • Golf
  • Order of the British Empire, Member: 1987