New Orleans Classic


 

The New Orleans Classic

 
The New Orleans Classic tournament results, listed below, are sorted by year and feature the title sponsor, name of winner, golf tournament venue, score and prize money.  

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2019
Zurich
Palmer, Ryan
TPC Louisiana
262 (-26)
$1,051,200
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Apr 25-28; two-man team event: betterball rounds 1&3; alternate shot rounds 2&4). Second-placed Sergio Garcia (Esp) & Tommy Fleetwood (Eng) finished 3 shots behind the winning team of Ryan Palmer (USA) & Jon Rahm (Esp). [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2019
Zurich
Rahm, Jon
TPC Louisiana
262 (-26)
$1,051,200
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Apr 25-28; two-man team event: betterball rounds 1&3; alternate shot rounds 2&4). Second-placed Sergio Garcia (Esp) & Tommy Fleetwood (Eng) finished 3 shots behind the winning team of Ryan Palmer (USA) & Jon Rahm (Esp). [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2018
Zurich
Horschel, Billy
TPC Louisiana
266 (-22)
$1,036,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Apr 26-29; two-man team event: betterball rounds 1&3; alternate shot rounds 2&4). Second-placed Jason Dufner (USA) & Pat Perez (USA) finished 1 shot behind the winning team of Billy Horschel (USA) & Scott Piercy (USA). [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2018
Zurich
Piercy, Scott
TPC Louisiana
266 (-22)
$1,036,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Apr 26-29; two-man team event: betterball rounds 1&3; alternate shot rounds 2&4). Second-placed Jason Dufner (USA) & Pat Perez (USA) finished 1 shot behind the winning team of Billy Horschel (USA) & Scott Piercy (USA). [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2017
Zurich
Blixt, Jonas
TPC Louisiana
261 (-27)
$1,022,400
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Apr 27-30; first-time as a two-man team event; alternate shot rounds 1&3, betterball rounds 2&4). Jonas Blixt (Swe) & Cameron Smith (Aus) beat Kevin Kisner (USA) & Scott Brown (USA) with a birdie at the fourth playoff hole (par-5 18th). [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2017
Zurich
Smith, Cameron
TPC Louisiana
261 (-27)
$1,022,400
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Apr 27-30; first-time as a two-man team event; alternate shot rounds 1&3, betterball rounds 2&4). Jonas Blixt (Swe) & Cameron Smith (Aus) beat Kevin Kisner (USA) & Scott Brown (USA) with a birdie at the fourth playoff hole (par-5 18th). [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2016
Zurich
Stuard, Brian
TPC Louisiana
201 (-15)
$1,260,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Apr 28-May 1). First-time PGA Tour winner Stuard (USA) beat Jamie Lovemark (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole (par-5 18th). Byeong-hun An (S Kor) was eliminated at the first playoff hole. Reduced to 54 holes and a Monday finish due to bad weather. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2015
Zurich
266 (-22)
$1,242,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 23-26). Second-placed Cameron Tringale (USA) finished 1 shot behind Rose (Eng), whose closing round 66 gave him a course record total of 266, and his seventh PGA Tour win. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2014
Zurich
Noh, Seung-Yul
269 (-19)
$1,224,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 24-27). Second-placed Andrew Svoboda (USA) and Robert Streb (USA) finished 2 shots behind Noh (S Kor), who recorded his first PGA Tour win. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2013
Zurich
268 (-20)
$1,188,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 25-28). Second-placed D.A. Points (USA) finished 1 shot behind first-time PGA Tour winner Horschel (USA). Horschel's 27-foot putt on the 72nd hole gave him outright victory, and a final round course-record 64. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2012
Zurich
269 (-19)
$1,152,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 26-29). Dufner (USA) beat Ernie Els (RSA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole. Dufner recorded his first PGA Tour win in his 164th start on the Tour. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2011
Zurich
273 (-15)
$1,152,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Apr 28-May 1). Watson (USA) beat Webb Simpson (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2010
Zurich
Bohn, Jason
270 (-18)
$1,152,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 22-25). Second-placed Jeff Overton (USA) finished 2 shots behind Bohn (USA), who recorded his second PGA Tour win. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2009
Zurich
Kelly, Jerry
274 (-14)
$1,134,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 23-26). Second-placed Rory Sabbatini (RSA), Charlie Wi (S Kor) and Charles Howell III (USA) finished 1 shot behind Kelly (USA). This was Kelly's first win for seven years, and the last of his three PGA Tour wins. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2008
Zurich
Romero, Andres
275 (-13)
$1,116,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (March 27-30). Second-placed Peter Lonard (Aus) finished 1 shot behind first-time PGA Tour winner Romero (Arg). [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2007
Zurich
Watney, Nick
273 (-15)
$1,098,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 19-22). Second-placed Ken Duke (USA) finished 3 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Watney (USA). [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2006
Zurich
Couch, Chris
269 (-19)
$1,080,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 27-30). Second-placed Fred Funk (USA) and Charles Howell III (USA) finished 1 shot behind first-time PGA Tour winner Couch (USA). [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
2005
Zurich
Petrovic, Tim
275 (-13)
$990,000
Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Apr 28-May 1). First-time PGA Tour winner Petrovic (USA) beat James Driscoll (USA) with a par at the first playoff hole. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].
2004
HP
266 (-22)
$918,000
Played as the HP Classic of New Orleans (Apr 29-May 2). Second-placed Joe Ogilvie (USA) and Phil Mickelson (USA) finished 1 shot behind Singh (Fiji), who shot a back-nine 29 in a final round 63 to record his second straight PGA Tour win. Monday finish required due to earlier bad weather. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
2003
HP
267 (-21)
$900,000
Played as the HP Classic of New Orleans (May 1-4). First-time PGA Tour winner Flesch (USA) beat Bob Estes (USA) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
2002
Compaq
271 (-17)
$810,000
Played as the Compaq Classic of New Orleans (May 2-5). Second-placed Dudley Hart (USA) and Geoff Ogilvy (Aus) finished 4 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Kyung-Ju "KJ" Choi (S Kor). [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
2001
Compaq
266 (-22)
$720,000
Played as the Compaq Classic of New Orleans (May 3-6). Second-placed Phil Mickelson (USA) finished 2 shots behind home-state winner Toms (USA). [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
2000
Compaq
270 (-18)
$612,000
Played as the Compaq Classic of New Orleans (May 4-7). Defending champion Franco (Para) beat Blaine McCallister (USA) with a par at the second playoff hole. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
1999
Compaq
269 (-19)
$468,000
Played as the Compaq Classic of New Orleans (May 6-9). Second-placed Harrison Frazar (USA) and Steve Flesch (USA) finished 2 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Franco (Para). [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
1998
Freeport-McDermott
273 (-15)
$306,000
Played as the Freeport-McDermott Classic (April 2-5). Second-placed Steve Flesch (USA) finished 3 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Westwood (Eng). [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
1997
Freeport-McDermott
272 (-16)
$270,000
Played as the Freeport-McDermott Classic (April 3-6). Second-placed Bill Glasson (USA) and Jesper Parnevik (Swe) finished 3 shots behind Faxon (USA). [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
1996
Freeport-McDermott
275 (-13)
$216,000
Played as the Freeport-McDermott Classic (March 21-24). Second-placed Tom Watson (USA) finished 5 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner McCarron (USA). [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
1995
Freeport-McDermott
274 (-14)
$216,000
Played as the Freeport-McMoRan Classic (Mar 30-Apr 2). Love (USA) beat Mike Heinen (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
1994
Freeport-McDermott
273 (-15)
$216,000
Played as the Freeport-McMoRan Classic (Mar 31-Apr 3). Second-placed José María Olazábal (Esp) finished 3 shots behind Crenshaw (USA). [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
1993
Freeport-McDermott
Standly, Mike
281 (-7)
$180,000
Played as the Freeport-McMoRan Classic (April 1-4). Second-placed Russ Cochran (USA) and Payne Stewart (USA) finished 1 shot behind Standly (USA), who recorded his only PGA Tour win. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
1992
Freeport-McDermott
Beck, Chip
276 (-12)
$180,000
Played as the Freeport-McMoRan Classic (April 2-5). Second-placed Greg Norman (Aus) and Greg Standly (USA) finished 1 shot behind Beck (USA), who recorded the last of his four PGA Tour wins. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
1991
USF&G
275 (-13)
$180,000
Played as the USF&G Classic (March 21-24). First-time PGA Tour winner Woosnam (Wales) beat Jim Hallet (USA) with a par at the second playoff hole. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
1990
USF&G
276 (-12)
$180,000
Played as the USF&G Classic (April 26-29). Second-placed Greg Norman (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Frost (RSA). [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
1989
USF&G
Simpson, Tim
274 (-14)
$135,000
Played as the USF&G Classic (March 23-26). Second-placed Greg Norman (Aus) and Hal Sutton (USA) finished 2 shots behind Simpson (USA), who recorded his second PGA Tour win. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].
1988
USF&G
Beck, Chip
262 (-26)
$135,000
Played as the USF&G Classic (April 21-24). Second-placed Lanny Wadkins (USA) finished 7 shots behind Beck (USA), who recorded his second PGA Tour win. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1987
USF&G
268 (-20)
$90,000
Played as the USF&G Classic (March 19-22). Second-placed Curtis Strange (USA) finished 3 shots behind Crenshaw (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1986
USF&G
Peete, Calvin
269 (-19)
$90,000
Played as the USF&G Classic (march 20-23). Second-placed Pat McGowan (USA) finished 5 shots behind Peete (USA), who recorded the last of his 12 PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1985
USF&G
205 (-11)
$72,000
Played as the USF&G Classic (March 14-17). Second-placed John Mahaffey (USA) and Peter Jacobsen (USA) finished 2 shots behind Ballesteros (Esp). Event reduced to 54 holes due to rain washing out Saturday's third round. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1984
USF&G
Eastwood, Bob
272 (-16)
$72,000
Played as the USF&G Classic (March 22-25). Second-placed Larry Rinker (USA) finished 3 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Eastwood (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1983
USF&G
274 (-14)
$72,000
Played as the USF&G Classic. Second-placed David Edwards (USA), Jay Haas (USA) and Vance Heafner (USA) finished 3 shots behind Rogers (USA), who recorded the last of his six PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1982
USF&G
206 (-10)
$54,000
Played as the USF&G Classic (April 15-18). Second-placed Bob Shearer (Aus) and Tom Watson (USA) finished 2 shots behind Hoch (USA), who recorded his second PGA Tour win. Reduced to 54 holes due to bad weather. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1981
USF&G
270 (-18)
$63,000
Played as the USF&G New Orleans Open (April 23-26). Second-placed Bruce Fleisher (USA) finished 2 shots behind defending champion Watson (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1980
x
273 (-15)
$45,000
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open (April 24-27). Second-placed Lee Trevino (USA) finished 2 shots behind Watson (USA), who recorded back-to-back PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1979
First NBC
273 (-15)
$45,000
Played as the First NBC New Orleans Open (April 26-29). Second-placed Lee Trevino (USA), Bruce Lietzke (USA), Steve Melnyk (USA) and Frank Conner (USA) finished 1 shot behind Green (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1978
First NBC
Hinkle, Lon
271 (-17)
$40,000
Played as the First NBC New Orleans Open. Second-placed Gibby Gilbert (USA) and Fuzzy Zoeller (USA) finished 1 shot behind first-time PGA Tour winner Hinkle (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1977
First NBC
Simons, Jim
273 (-15)
$35,000
Played as the First NBC New Orleans Open. Second-placed Stan Lee (USA) finished 3 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Simons (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1976
First NBC
Ziegler, Larry
274 (-14)
$35,000
Played as the First NBC New Orleans Open. Second-placed Victor Regalado (Mex) finished 1 shot behind Ziegler (USA), who recorded the last of his three PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1975
First NBC
271 (-17)
$30,000
Played as the First NBC New Orleans Open. Second-placed Peter Oosterhuis (Eng) finished 2 shots behind Casper (USA), who recorded the last of his 51 PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1974
x
267 (-21)
$30,000
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open. Second-placed Bobby Cole (RSA) and Ben Crenshaw (USA) finished 8 shots behind Trevino (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1973
x
280 (-8)
$25,000
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open. Nicklaus (USA) beat Miller Barber (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1972
x
279 (-9)
$25,000
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open. Second-placed Jack Nicklaus (USA) and Dave Eichelberger (USA) finished 1 shot behind Player (RSA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1971
x
Beard, Frank
276 (-12)
$25,000
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Second-placed Hubert Green (USA) finished 1 shot behind Beard (USA), who recorded the last of his 11 PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1970
x
278 (-10)
$25,000
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Barber (USA) beat Bob Charles (NZ) and Howie Johnson (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1969
x
Hinson, Larry
275 (-13)
$20,000
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Hinson (USA) recorded his only PGA Tour win, beating Frank Beard (USA) with a par at the third playoff hole. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1968
x
271 (-17)
$20,000
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Second-placed Bert Yancey (USA) finished 2 shots behind Archer (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1967
x
Knudson, George
277 (-11)
$20,000
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Second-placed Jack Nicklaus (USA) finished 1 shot behind Knudson (Can). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1966
x
Beard, Frank
276 (-12)
$20,000
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Second-placed Gardner Dickinson (USA) finished 2 shots behind Beard (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1965
x
273 (-15)
$20,000
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Second-placed Bruce Devlin (Aus) and Billy Martindale (USA) finished 1 shot behind Mayer (USA), who recorded the last of his seven PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1964
x
Rudolph, Mason
283 (-5)
$7,500
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Second-placed Jack Nicklaus (USA), Chi Chi Rodriguez (Puerto Rico) and Glenn Stuart (USA) finished 1 shot behind Rudolph (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1963
x
Wininger, Bo
279 (-9)
$6,400
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Second-placed Tony Lema (USA) and Bob Rosburg (USA) finished 3 shots behind defending champion Wininger (USA), who recorded the last of his six PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1962
x
Wininger, Bo
City Park GC
281 (-7)
$4,300
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Second-placed Bob Rosburg (USA) finished 2 shots behind Wininger (USA). [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
1961
x
Sanders, Doug
City Park GC
272 (-16)
$4,300
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Second-placed Gay Brewer (USA) and Mac Main (USA) finished 5 shots behind Sanders (USA). [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
1960
x
City Park GC
270 (-18)
$3,500
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Second-placed Al Besselink (USA) finished 6 shots behind Finsterwald (USA). [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
1959
x
Collins, Bill
City Park GC
280 (-8)
$2,800
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Second-placed Jack Burke Jr (USA) and Tom Nieporte (USA) finished 2 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Collins (USA). [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
1958
x
City Park GC
278 (-10)
$2,800
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (for the first time since 1948). Casper (USA) beat Ken Venturi (USA) with an eagle at the second playoff hole. [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
1948
x
City Park GC
280 (-8)
$2,000
Played as the New Orleans Open (for the last time until 1958). Second-placed Roberto De Vicenzo (Arg), Fred Haas (USA) and Lawson Little (USA) finished 1 shot behind Hamilton (USA). [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
1947
x
(not played)
x
x
New Orleans Open not played in 1947.
1946
x
City Park GC
277 (-11)
$1,500
Played as the New Orleans Open. Second-placed Ben Hogan (USA) finished 5 shots behind defending champion Nelson (USA). [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
1945
x
City Park GC
284 (-4)
$1,333
Played as the New Orleans Open. Nelson (USA) beat Harold "Jug" McSpaden (USA) in an 18-hole playoff (Nelson 65, McSpaden 70). [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
1944
x
Byrd, Sam
City Park GC
285 (-3)
$1,333
Played as the New Orleans Open. Second-placed Byron Nelson (USA) finished 5 shots behind Byrd (USA). [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
1943
x
(not played)
x
x
New Orleans Open not played in 1943.
1942
x
City Park GC
281 (-7)
$1,000
Played as the New Orleans Open. Second-placed Lawson Little (USA) and Sam Snead (USA) finished 1 shot behind Mangrum (USA). [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
1941
x
City Park GC
276 (-12)
$1,200
Played as the New Orleans Open. Second-placed Ben Hogan (USA) finished 2 shots behind Picard (USA). [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
1940
x
City Park GC
286 (-2)
$2,000
Played as the New Orleans Open. Second-placed Ralph Guldahl (USA), Harold "Jug" McSpaden (USA) and Sam Snead (USA) finished 1 shot behind Demaret (USA). [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
1939
x
City Park GC
284 (-4)
$2,000
Played as the New Orleans Open. Second-placed Dick Metz (USA) finished 5 shots behind Picard (USA). [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
1938
x
City Park GC
285 (-3)
$1,200
Played as the inaugural Crescent City Open. Second-placed Harold "Jug" McSpaden (USA) finished 4 shots behind Harry "Lighthorse" Cooper (Eng/USA). [East course, City Park, New Orleans, LA. Also known as the No.1 or Wisner course].
 

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