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Tournament results: Johnnie Walker Classic

Results for the Johnnie Walker Classic are shown in the table below, which includes details of the respective winners, their scores and prize money, relevant venues and title sponsors.
2009
Aus/NZ
271 (-17)
amateur
Johnnie Walker

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

Lee, Danny

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

amateur

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Feb 19-22; Asian/Eurpn/Aus Trs event). Second-placed Felipe Aguilar (Chile), Hiroyuki Fujita (Jpn) and Ross McGowan (Eng) finished 1 shot behind Lee (NZ). Aged 18 yrs 213 days, Lee became the youngest player and only the second amateur to win on the European Tour. [The Vines Resort & CC, nr Perth, Aus; composite of Lakes & Ellenbrook courses].

2008
Asia
Brown, Mark
270 (-18)
US$409,743
Johnnie Walker

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Brown, Mark

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

US$409,743

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Feb 28-Mar 2; Asian/Eurpn/Aus Trs event). Second-placed Greg Chalmers (Aus), Scott Strange (Aus) and Taichiro Kiyota (Jpn) finished 3 shots behind first-time European Tour winner Brown (NZ), who recorded his first Asian Tour win just one week earlier. [DLF G&CC, New Delhi, India].

2007
Asia
Haig, Anton
275 (-13)
US$409,139
Johnnie Walker

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Haig, Anton

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

US$409,139

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (March 1-4; Asian/Eurpn/Aus Trs event). 20-year-old Haig (RSA) beat Richard Sterne (RSA) and Oliver Wilson (Eng) with a birdie at the first playoff hole, to record his first European Tour win. [Canyon course, Blue Canyon CC, Phuket, Thailand].

2006
Aus/NZ
Stadler, Kevin
268 (-20)
€305,448
Johnnie Walker

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

Stadler, Kevin

Score

268 (-20)

Prize money

€305,448

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Feb 9-12; Asian/Eurpn/Aus Trs event). Second-placed Nick O'Hern (Aus) finished 2 shots behind first-time European Tour winner Stadler (USA). [The Vines Resort & CC, nr Perth, Aus].

2005
Asia
270 (-18)
US$394,368
Johnnie Walker

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Scott, Adam

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

US$394,368

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (April 21-24; Asian/Eurpn/Aus Trs event). Second-placed Retief Goosen (RSA) finished 3 shots behind wire-to-wire winner Scott (Aus). [Pine Valley GC, Beijing, China].

2004
Asia
Alpine GC, Bangkok
271 (-17)
US$301,787
Johnnie Walker

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Jimenez, Miguel Angel

Venue

Alpine GC, Bangkok

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

US$301,787

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Jan 29-Feb 1; Asian/Eurpn/Aus Trs event). Second-placed Thomas Bjørn (Den) and Jyoti Randhawa (India) finished 2 shots behind Jiménez (Esp). [Alpine GC, nr Bangkok, Thailand].

2003
Aus/NZ
259 (-29)
€251,263
Johnnie Walker

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

Els, Ernie

Score

259 (-29)

Prize money

€251,263

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Feb 13-16; Asian/Eurpn/Aus Trs event). Second-placed Andre Stolz (Aus) and Stephen Leaney (Aus) finished 10 shots behind Els (RSA), who claimed his fourth win in five starts in 2003. [Lake Karrinyup CC, Perth, WA, Aus].

2002
Aus/NZ
274 (-14)
€243,641
Johnnie Walker

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

Goosen, Retief

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

€243,641

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Jan 24-27; Asian/Eurpn/Aus Trs event). Second-placed Pierre Fulke (Swe) finished 8 shots behind Goosen (RSA). [Lake Karrinyup CC, Perth, WA, Aus].

2001
Aus/NZ
(not played)
x
x
x

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

(not played)

Venue

Score

x

Prize money

x

Title sponsor

x

Johnnie Walker Classic not played in 2001.

2000
Asia
Alpine GC, Bangkok
263 (-25)
US$190,798
Johnnie Walker

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Woods, Tiger

Venue

Alpine GC, Bangkok

Score

263 (-25)

Prize money

US$190,798

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Nov 16-19; Asian/Eurpn/Aus Trs event; Eurpean Tr 2001 season opener). Second-placed Geoff Ogilvy (Aus) finished 3 shots behind Woods (USA), who claimed his second win in this event. [Alpine GC, nr Bangkok, Thailand].

1999
Asia
Ta Shee G&CC
276 (-12)
US$240,000
Johnnie Walker

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Campbell, Michael

Venue

Ta Shee G&CC

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

US$240,000

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Nov 11-14; Asian/Eurpn/Aus Trs event; European Tr 2000 season opener). Second-placed Geoff Ogilvy (Aus) finished 1 shot behind first-time European Tour winner Campbell (NZ). [Ta Shee G&CC, Daxi, nr Taoyuan City, Taiwan].

1998
Asia
279 (-9)
£133,330
Johnnie Walker

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Woods, Tiger

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

£133,330

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Jan 22-25; Eurpn Tr event). Woods (USA) beat Ernie Els (RSA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole, to record his first win on the European Tour. [Canyon course, Blue Canyon CC, Phuket, Thailand].

1997
Aus/NZ
278 (-10)
£116,660
Johnnie Walker

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

Els, Ernie

Score

278 (-10)

Prize money

£116,660

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Eurpn/Aus Trs event). Second-placed Peter Lonard (Aus) and Michael Long (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Els (RSA). [Hope Island Resort, Queensland, Australia].

1996
Asia
272 (-16)
£100,000
Johnnie Walker

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Woosnam, Ian

Score

272 (-16)

Prize money

£100,000

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Eurpn Tr event in Asia). Woosnam (Wales) beat Andrew Coltart (Scot) with a birdie at the third playoff hole. [Tanah Merah CC, Singapore].

1995
Asia
Orchard G&CC, Manila
277 (-11)
£100,000
Johnnie Walker

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Couples, Fred

Venue

Orchard G&CC, Manila

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

£100,000

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Eurpn Tr event in Asia). Second-placed Nick Price (Zim) finished 2 shots behind Couples (USA). [Palmer course, Orchard G&CC, Dasmarinas, Philippines].

1994
Asia
277 (-11)
£100,000
Johnnie Walker

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Norman, Greg

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

£100,000

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Eurpn Tr event in Asia). Second-placed Fred Couples (USA) finished 1 shot behind Norman (Aus). The win took Norman to the top of the Sony world golf rankings, ending Nick Faldo's 81-week reign at the top. [Canyon course, Blue Canyon CC, Phuket, Thailand].

1993
Asia
269 (-11)
£91,660
Johnnie Walker

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Faldo, Nick

Score

269 (-11)

Prize money

£91,660

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Classic (Eurpn Tr event in Asia). Second-placed Colin Montgomerie (Scot) finished 1 shot behind Faldo (Eng), who claimed his second win in this event.[Bukit course, Singapore Island CC, Singapore].

1992
Asia
Palmer, Ian
Pinehurst, Bangkok
268 (-20)
£83,330
Johnnie Walker

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Palmer, Ian

Venue

Pinehurst, Bangkok

Score

268 (-20)

Prize money

£83,330

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

Played as the Johnnie Walker Asian Classic (Eurpn Tr event in Asia; not played in 1991). Second-placed Bernhard Langer (Ger), Brett Ogle (Aus) and Ronan Rafferty (N.Ire) finished 1 shot behind Palmer (RSA). [Pinehurst G&CC, Bangkok, Thailand].

1990
Asia
270 (-14)
US$50,000
Johnnie Walker

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Faldo, Nick

Score

270 (-14)

Prize money

US$50,000

Title sponsor

Johnnie Walker

The inaugural Johnnie Walker Asian Classic. Second-placed Ian Woosnam (Wales) finished 4 shots behind Faldo (Eng). [Hong Kong GC, Fanling; composite of 10 holes from Eden course, 8 from the New; at the time known as Royal Hong Kong GC].

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