ResidenceMalaga, Spain
AttachmentReal Club Valderrama
Date of Birth:09/01/1983
Place of BirthMadrid, Spain
Height & Weight6' 0" 11st 9lbs (180cm 74kg)
InterestsMusic, sports, beach
Turned Pro2006 (plus 3)
Qualifying School(Joined as an Affiliate Member in 2006), 2009*, 2018* (winner)

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His maiden European Tour win came in just his fourth start, as an Affiliate Member at the 2006 Russian Open. Won his second European Tour title in emphatic fashion at the 2014 Trophée Hassan II, finishing five shots clear of the field. Was NCAA champion in 2003 during a stellar amateur career at Arizona State University in America. His father José Maria played in four Ryder Cup teams (1981, 83, 85, 89) and was part of two winning World Cup teams.

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European Tour Wins2
European Tour Qualifying School Wins1
Wins this season0
Current Rankings
Race To Dubai138
Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 276,811 (2016)


AMATEUR Palmer Cup 2003 (winners), 04 (winners), 05, 06 (winners) Jacques Léglise Trophy 2001 (winners) First Team All-American 2003-06 Boys, Seniors 2001-05

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