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Tournament results: English Open

Results for the English Open are shown in the table below, which includes details of the respective winners, their scores and prize money, relevant venues and title sponsors.
2020
Europe
Horsfield, Sam
270 (-18)
€156,825
Hero

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Horsfield, Sam

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

€156,825

Title sponsor

Hero

Played as the English Open (Jul 30-Aug 2; last played in 2002). Second-placed Thomas Detry (Belg) finished 1 shot behind 23-year-old Sam Horsfield (Eng), who secured his first European Tour win in his 65th start on the Tour. [Arden course, Forest of Arden CC, Meriden, nr Birmingham]. [Second of a six-tournament UK Swing, introduced in response to scheduling disruption caused by the world coronavirus pandemic].

2002
Europe
271 (-17)
€208,798
Compass

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Clarke, Darren

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

€208,798

Title sponsor

Compass

Played as the Compass Group English Open (June 6-9). Second-placed Søren Hansen (Den) finished 3 shots behind Clarke (N.Ire), who won this title for the third time in four years. [Arden course, Forest of Arden CC, Meriden, nr Birmingham].

2001
Europe
275 (-13)
€223,373
Compass

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

O'Malley, Peter

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

€223,373

Title sponsor

Compass

Played as the Compass Group English Open (June 7-10). Second-placed Raphaël Jacquelin (Fra) finished 1 shot behind O'Malley (Aus), who recorded the last of his three European Tour wins. [Arden course, Forest of Arden CC, Meriden, nr Birmingham].

2000
Europe
275 (-13)
€208,330
Compass

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Clarke, Darren

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

€208,330

Title sponsor

Compass

Played as the Compass Group English Open (June 1-4). Second-placed Michael Campbell (NZ) and Mark James (Eng) finished 1 shot behind defending champion Clarke (N.Ire). [Arden course, Forest of Arden CC, Meriden, nr Birmingham].

1999
Europe
268 (-20)
€166,660
Compass

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Clarke, Darren

Score

268 (-20)

Prize money

€166,660

Title sponsor

Compass

Played as the Compass Group English Open (June 3-6). Second-placed John Bickerton (Eng) finished 2 shots behind Clarke (N.Ire), who recorded his fifth European Tour win. [Hanbury Manor CC, Ware, Herts].

1998
Europe
271 (-17)
£108,330
National Car Rental

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Westwood, Lee

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

£108,330

Title sponsor

National Car Rental

Played as the National Car Rental English Open (June 4-7). Second-placed Greg Chalmers (Aus) and Olle Karlsson (Swe) finished 2 shots behind Westwood (Eng), who recorded back-to-back European Tour wins. [Hanbury Manor CC, Ware, Herts].

1997
Europe
269 (-19)
£108,330
Alamo

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Johansson, Per-Ulrik

Score

269 (-19)

Prize money

£108,330

Title sponsor

Alamo

Played as the Alamo English Open (May 15-18). Second-placed Dennis Edlund (Swe) finished 2 shots behind fellow Swede Johansson (Swe). [Hanbury Manor CC, Ware, Herts].

1996
Europe
278 (-10)
£108,330
Alamo

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Allenby, Robert

Score

278 (-10)

Prize money

£108,330

Title sponsor

Alamo

Played as the Alamo English Open (June 6-9). Second-placed Ross McFarlane (Eng) and Colin Montgomerie (Scot) finished 1 shot behind Allenby (Aus), who recorded his second European Tour win. [Arden course, Forest of Arden CC, Meriden, nr Birmingham].

1995
Europe
274 (-14)
£108,330
Murphy's

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Walton, Philip

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

£108,330

Title sponsor

Murphy's

Played as Murphy's English Open (June 1-4). Walton (Ire) beat defending champion Colin Montgomerie (Scot) with a birdie at the second playoff hole, to record the last of his three European Tour wins. [Arden course, Forest of Arden CC, Meriden, nr Birmingham].

1994
Europe
274 (-14)
£100,000
Murphy's

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Montgomerie, Colin

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

£100,000

Title sponsor

Murphy's

Played as Murphy's English Open (Aug 18-21). Second-placed Barry Lane (Eng) finished 1 shot behind Montgomerie (Scot). [Arden course, Forest of Arden CC, Meriden, nr Birmingham].

1993
Europe
269 (-19)
£100,000
Murphy's

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Woosnam, Ian

Score

269 (-19)

Prize money

£100,000

Title sponsor

Murphy's

Played as Murphy's English Open (Aug 19-22). Second-placed Costantino Rocca (Italy) finished 2 shots behind Woosnam (Wales). [Arden course, Forest of Arden CC, Meriden, nr Birmingham].

1992
Europe
283 (-5)
£91,660
Murphy's

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Fernandez, Vicente

Score

283 (-5)

Prize money

£91,660

Title sponsor

Murphy's

Played as Murphy's English Open (Aug 28-31). Second-placed Per-Ulrik Johansson (Swe) and Fredrik Lindgren (Swe) finished 1 shot behind Fernández (Arg), who recorded the last of his four European Tour wins. [Brabazon course, The Belfry, Wishaw, nr Birmingham].

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Gilford, David

Score

278 (-10)

Prize money

£75,000

Title sponsor

NM

Played as the NM English Open (Aug 15-18). Second-placed Roger Chapman (Eng) finished 2 shots behind Gilford (Eng), who recorded the first of his six European Tour wins. [Brabazon course, The Belfry, Wishaw, nr Birmingham].

1990
Europe
284 (-4)
£66,660
NM

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

James, Mark

Score

284 (-4)

Prize money

£66,660

Title sponsor

NM

Played as the NM English Open (Aug 16-19). Defending champion James (Eng) beat Sam Torrance (Scot) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. [Brabazon course, The Belfry, Wishaw, nr Birmingham].

1989
Europe
279 (-9)
£41,660
NM

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

James, Mark

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

£41,660

Title sponsor

NM

Played as the NM English Open (June 15-18). Second-placed Eamonn Darcy (Ire), Sam Torrance (Scot) and Craig Parry (Aus) finished 1 shot behind James (Eng). [Brabazon course, The Belfry, Wishaw, nr Birmingham].

1988
Europe
279 (-9)
£30,000
x

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Clark, Howard

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

£30,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the inaugural English Open (Sept 29-Oct 2). Second-placed Peter Baker (Eng) finished 3 shots behind Clark (Eng), who recorded the last of his 11 European Tour wins. [Royal Birkdale GC, Southport, Merseyside].

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