ResidenceLondon, England
AttachmentQuinta Do Lago - Algarve Portugal
Date of Birth:06/08/1991
Place of BirthLisbon, Portugal
Height & Weight5' 9" 13st 5lbs (175cm 84kg)
InterestsFootball, paddle tennis, socialising, Sporting Lisbon FC
Turned Pro2014 (plus 3)
Qualifying School2014

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Had a memorable rookie season on the European Tour in 2016, becoming the highest ranked Portuguese player of all time and finishing in a creditable 54th place on the Race to Dubai, with the highlight being a third place finish at the Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player. Represented Portugal at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. Won twice and earned a record €251,592 en route to being crowned Challenge Tour Number One in 2015. Enjoyed an impressive amateur career, representing the University of Central Florida and playing in the the victorious European side in the 2014 Palmer Cup. A family man, Gouveia’s father Tómas was his caddie for his 2015 NBO Golf Classic Grand Final victory on the Challenge Tour and at various times during that season.

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Challenge Tour Wins3
Wins this season0
Current Rankings
Race To Dubai168
Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 276,811 (2016)


Professional World Cup 2016 Portugal Olympic 2016 GolfSixes Portugal 2017 Amateur Eisenhower Trophy 2012 Palmer Cup 2014 (winners)

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