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Tournament results: Almaden Open

Results for the Almaden Open are shown in the table below, which includes details of the respective winners, their scores and prize money, relevant venues and title sponsors.
1965
America
Verwey, Bobby
Almaden G&CC
273 (-15)
$6,800
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Verwey, Bobby

Venue

Almaden G&CC

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$6,800

Title sponsor

x

Played as the (last) Almaden Open (Oct 28-31; PGA Tour event). Second-placed Billy Martindale (USA) finished 2 shots behind 24-year-old Bobby Verwey (RSA), who recorded his first and only PGA Tour win. [Almaden CC, San Jose, CA; now called Almaden G&CC].

1964
America
Almaden G&CC
279 (-9)
$3,300
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Casper, Billy

Venue

Almaden G&CC

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

$3,300

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Almaden Open (Oct 30-Nov 3; PGA Tour event). Billy Casper (USA) beat Pete Brown (USA) with a six-foot birdie putt at the third sudden-death playoff hole. This followed an 18-hole Tuesday playoff in which Casper and Brown both scored 4-under 68s, and Jerry Steelsmith (USA) was eliminated with a 73. [Almaden CC, San Jose, CA; now called Almaden G&CC].

1963
America
Almaden G&CC
277 (-11)
$3,500
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Geiberger, Al

Venue

Almaden G&CC

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$3,500

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Almaden Open (Oct 31-Nov 3; PGA Tour event). Second-placed E.J. "Dutch" Harrison (USA) and Dick Lotz (USA) finished 1 shot behind defending champion Al Geiberger (USA), who recorded his second PGA Tour win. [Almaden CC, San Jose, CA; now called Almaden G&CC].

1962
America
Almaden G&CC
273 (-15)
$1,200
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Geiberger, Al

Venue

Almaden G&CC

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$1,200

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Almaden Open (Nov 8-11; non-PGA Tour event, predominantly played by pros based on the West Coast). Second-placed Charlie Sifford (USA) finished 5 shots behind Al Geiberger (USA). [Almaden CC, San Jose, CA; now called Almaden G&CC].

1961
America
Almaden G&CC
279 (-9)
$1,200
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Ferrier, Jim

Venue

Almaden G&CC

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

$1,200

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Almaden Open (Nov 2-5; PGA Tour event). Second-placed Bob Rosburg (USA) finished 1 shot behind Jim Ferrier (Aus/USA), who recorded the last of his 18 PGA Tour wins. [Almaden CC, San Jose, CA; now called Almaden G&CC].

1960
America
Almaden G&CC
281 (-7)
$2,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Sifford, Charlie

Venue

Almaden G&CC

Score

281 (-7)

Prize money

$2,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Almaden Open (Nov 17-20; non-PGA Tour event, predominantly played by pros based on the West Coast). Charlie Sifford (USA) beat Bill Eggers (USA) with a birdie-four at the first playoff hole. Sifford recorded a hole-in-one in the first round. [Almaden CC, San Jose, CA; now called Almaden G&CC].

1959
America
Almaden G&CC
281 (-7)
$1,500
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Venturi, Ken

Venue

Almaden G&CC

Score

281 (-7)

Prize money

$1,500

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Almaden Open (Nov 19-22; non-PGA Tour event, predominantly played by pros based on the West Coast). Second-placed Bob Rosburg (USA), George Bruno (USA), Jimmy Clark (USA) and Ken Still (USA) finished 6 shots behind Ken Venturi (USA). [Almaden CC, San Jose, CA; now called Almaden G&CC].

1958
America
Duden, Bob
Almaden G&CC
212 (-4)
$750
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Duden, Bob

Venue

Almaden G&CC

Score

212 (-4)

Prize money

$750

Title sponsor

x

Played as the inaugural Almaden Open (Dec 2-4; 54-hole non-PGA Tour event, predominantly played by pros based on the West Coast). Bob Duden (USA) beat Bob Rosburg (USA) with a par at the first playoff hole. [Almaden CC, San Jose, CA; now called Almaden G&CC].

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