Faldo, Sir Nick

Hometown:

UNITED KINGDOM

Welwyn Garden City,
England

Year Inducted:

1998

Induction Category:

International

Birth Date:

Jul 18, 1957

Sir Nick Faldo

Professional Majors: 6

  • Masters Tournament: 1989, 1990, 1996
  • Open Championship: 1987, 1990, 1992

PGA TOUR Wins: 3

  • 1984: Sea Pines Heritage Classic
  • 1994: Doral Ryder Open
  • 1997: Nissan Open

European Tour Wins: 24

  • 1977: Skol Lager
  • 1978: Colgate PGA Championship
  • 1980: Sun Alliance PGA Championship
  • 1981: Sun Alliance PGA Championship
  • 1982: Haig Whiskey TPC
  • 1983: French Open, Martini International, Car Care Plan International, Lawrence Batley International, Swiss Open-European Masters
  • 1984: Car Care Plan International, Sea Pines Heritage Classic
  • 1987: Spanish Open
  • 1988: French Open, Volvo Masters
  • 1989: Volvo PGA Championship, Dunhill British Masters, French Open
  • 1991: Irish Open
  • 1992: Irish Open, Scandinavian Masters, European Open
  • 1993: Irish Open, Johnnie Walker Classic
  • 1994: Alfred Dunhill Open

Additional Wins: 15

  • 1977: Skol Lager
  • 1978: Hennessey Cognac Cup
  • 1979: ICL Tournament
  • 1980: Hennessey Cognac Cup
  • 1982: Hennessey Cognac Cup
  • 1984: Hennessey Cognac Cup
  • 1987: Alfred Dunhill Cup
  • 1989: Suntory World Match Play Championship
  • 1990: Johnnie Walker Classic
  • 1992: Toyota World Match Play Championship, Johnnie Walker Championship
  • 1994: Million Dollar Challenge
  • 1998: World Cup of Golf
  • 2006: Royal Trophy
  • 2007: Seve Trophy

Ryder Cup Appearances: 12

  • (Wins in bold)
  • Player: 1977, 1979, 1981, 1983, 1985, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997
  • Captain: 1998

Awards & Honors

  • Golf
  • Personality of the Year, BBC Sports: 1989
  • PGA Player of the Year: 1990
  • Knight Bachelor: 2009
  • Ambassador of Golf, PGA TOUR: 2012

 

  • Design
  • Number One Golf Course in Turkey, Top 100 Golf Courses of the World: 2008
  • Best Golf Development, European Property Awards: 2011
  • Best Leisure Development, European Property Awards: 2011