ResidenceMarket Drayton, England
AttachmentGreenway Hall
Date of Birth:13/09/1965
Place of Birth
Height & Weight5' 11 11st 7lbs (178cm 73kg)
FamilyWife: Donna (m. 1998); Children: Joseph and Benjamin (twins) (2004)
InterestsSquash, running, keeping fit, farming
Turned Pro1986 (plus 3)
Qualifying School1986*, 87*

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  • Gilford was victorious over Faxon in The Ryder Cup
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Won the English Amateur Championship in 1984 and turned professional two years later. Secured the first of six European Tour victories in 1991 and represented Europe in The Ryder Cup in 1991 and 1995. Was Europe's joint-top points scorer at Oak Hill with three points out of four.

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European Tour Wins6
Wins this season0
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Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 140,000 (1994)


Amateur Walker Cup 1985 Eisenhower Trophy 1984 St Andrews Trophy 1986 (winners) Jacques Léglise Trophy 1982 (winners) Boys, Youths, Seniors 1982-86 Professional Ryder Cup 1991, 95 (winners) Alfred Dunhill Cup 1992 (winners) World Cup 1992, 93

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