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Tournament results: New Orleans Classic

Results for the New Orleans Classic are shown in the table below, which includes details of the respective winners, their scores and prize money, relevant venues and title sponsors.
2020
America
(Palmer & Rahm)
Cancelled
n/a
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

(Palmer & Rahm)

Score

Cancelled

Prize money

n/a

Title sponsor

Zurich

Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Apr 23-26; CANCELLED due to world coronavirus pandemic; two-man team event: betterball rounds 1&3; alternate shot rounds 2&4). [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].

2019
America
Palmer, Ryan
262 (-26)
$1,051,200
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Palmer, Ryan

Score

262 (-26)

Prize money

$1,051,200

Title sponsor

Zurich

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
America
262 (-26)
$1,051,200
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Rahm, Jon

Score

262 (-26)

Prize money

$1,051,200

Title sponsor

Zurich

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
America
266 (-22)
$1,036,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Horschel, Billy

Score

266 (-22)

Prize money

$1,036,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

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
America
Piercy, Scott
266 (-22)
$1,036,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Piercy, Scott

Score

266 (-22)

Prize money

$1,036,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

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
America
Blixt, Jonas
261 (-27)
$1,022,400
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Blixt, Jonas

Score

261 (-27)

Prize money

$1,022,400

Title sponsor

Zurich

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
America
Smith, Cameron
261 (-27)
$1,022,400
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Smith, Cameron

Score

261 (-27)

Prize money

$1,022,400

Title sponsor

Zurich

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
America
Stuard, Brian
201 (-15)
$1,260,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Stuard, Brian

Score

201 (-15)

Prize money

$1,260,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Apr 28-May 1). 33-year-old first-time PGA Tour winner Brian 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
America
266 (-22)
$1,242,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Rose, Justin

Score

266 (-22)

Prize money

$1,242,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 23-26). Second-placed Cameron Tringale (USA) finished 1 shot behind Justin 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
America
Noh, Seung-Yul
269 (-19)
$1,224,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Noh, Seung-Yul

Score

269 (-19)

Prize money

$1,224,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 24-27). Second-placed Andrew Svoboda (USA) and Robert Streb (USA) finished 2 shots behind 22-year-old Seung-yul Noh (S Kor), who recorded his first PGA Tour win. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].

2013
America
268 (-20)
$1,188,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Horschel, Billy

Score

268 (-20)

Prize money

$1,188,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 25-28). Second-placed D.A. Points (USA) finished 1 shot behind 26-year-old Billy Horschel (USA), who recorded his first PGA Tour win. 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
America
269 (-19)
$1,152,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Dufner, Jason

Score

269 (-19)

Prize money

$1,152,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 26-29). Jason Dufner (USA) beat Ernie Els (RSA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole (par-5 18th). 35-year-old Dufner recorded his first PGA Tour win in his 164th start on the Tour. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].

2011
America
273 (-15)
$1,152,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Watson, Bubba

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$1,152,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Apr 28-May 1). Bubba Watson (USA) beat Webb Simpson (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole (par-5 18th). [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].

2010
America
Bohn, Jason
270 (-18)
$1,152,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Bohn, Jason

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

$1,152,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 22-25). Second-placed Jeff Overton (USA) finished 2 shots behind Jason Bohn (USA), who recorded his second PGA Tour win. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].

2009
America
274 (-14)
$1,134,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Kelly, Jerry

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

$1,134,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

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 Jerry 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
America
Romero, Andres
275 (-13)
$1,116,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Romero, Andres

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

$1,116,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (March 27-30). Second-placed Peter Lonard (Aus) finished 1 shot behind 26-year-old Andrés Romero (Arg), who recorded his first PGA Tour win. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].

2007
America
Watney, Nick
273 (-15)
$1,098,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Watney, Nick

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$1,098,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (April 19-22). Second-placed Ken Duke (USA) finished 3 shots behind 25-year-old Nick Watney (USA), who recorded his first PGA Tour win. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].

2006
America
Couch, Chris
269 (-19)
$1,080,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Couch, Chris

Score

269 (-19)

Prize money

$1,080,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

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 32-year-old Chris Couch (USA), who recorded his first PGA Tour win. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

2005
America
Petrovic, Tim
275 (-13)
$990,000
Zurich

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Petrovic, Tim

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

$990,000

Title sponsor

Zurich

Played as the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Apr 28-May 1). 38-year-old Tim Petrovic (USA) beat James Driscoll (USA) with a par at the first playoff hole (par-5 18th), to record his first and only PGA Tour win. [TPC Louisiana, Avondale, nr New Orleans, LA].

2004
America
266 (-22)
$918,000
HP

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Singh, Vijay

Score

266 (-22)

Prize money

$918,000

Title sponsor

HP

Played as the HP Classic of New Orleans (Apr 29-May 3). Second-placed Joe Ogilvie (USA) and Phil Mickelson (USA) finished 1 shot behind Vijay 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
America
267 (-21)
$900,000
HP

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Flesch, Steve

Score

267 (-21)

Prize money

$900,000

Title sponsor

HP

Played as the HP Classic of New Orleans (May 1-4). 35-year-old Steve Flesch (USA) beat Bob Estes (USA) with a 35-foot birdie putt at the first playoff hole (par-4 18th), to record his first PGA Tour win. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

2002
America
271 (-17)
$810,000
Compaq

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Choi, KJ

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

$810,000

Title sponsor

Compaq

Played as the Compaq Classic of New Orleans (May 2-5). Second-placed Dudley Hart (USA) and Geoff Ogilvy (Aus) finished 4 shots behind 31-year-old Kyung-Ju "KJ" Choi (S Kor), who recorded his first PGA Tour win. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

2001
America
266 (-22)
$720,000
Compaq

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Toms, David

Score

266 (-22)

Prize money

$720,000

Title sponsor

Compaq

Played as the Compaq Classic of New Orleans (May 3-6). Second-placed Phil Mickelson (USA) finished 2 shots behind home-state winner David Toms (USA), who recorded his fifth PGA Tour win. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

2000
America
270 (-18)
$612,000
Compaq

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Franco, Carlos

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

$612,000

Title sponsor

Compaq

Played as the Compaq Classic of New Orleans (May 4-7). Defending champion Carlos Franco (Para) beat Blaine McCallister (USA) with a par at the second playoff hole. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

1999
America
269 (-19)
$468,000
Compaq

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Franco, Carlos

Score

269 (-19)

Prize money

$468,000

Title sponsor

Compaq

Played as the Compaq Classic of New Orleans (May 6-9). Second-placed Harrison Frazar (USA) and Steve Flesch (USA) finished 2 shots behind 33-year-old Carlos Franco (Para), who recorded his first PGA Tour win. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

1998
America
273 (-15)
$306,000
Freeport-McDermott

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Westwood, Lee

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$306,000

Title sponsor

Freeport-McDermott

Played as the Freeport-McDermott Classic (April 2-5). Second-placed Steve Flesch (USA) finished 3 shots behind 24-year-old Lee Westwood (Eng), who recorded his first PGA Tour win. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

1997
America
272 (-16)
$270,000
Freeport-McDermott

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Faxon, Brad

Score

272 (-16)

Prize money

$270,000

Title sponsor

Freeport-McDermott

Played as the Freeport-McDermott Classic (April 3-6). Second-placed Bill Glasson (USA) and Jesper Parnevik (Swe) finished 3 shots behind Brad Faxon (USA). [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

1996
America
275 (-13)
$216,000
Freeport-McDermott

Category

America

Winner (holder)

McCarron, Scott

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

$216,000

Title sponsor

Freeport-McDermott

Played as the Freeport-McDermott Classic (March 21-24). Second-placed Tom Watson (USA) finished 5 shots behind 30-year-old Scott McCarron (USA), who recorded his first PGA Tour win. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

1995
America
274 (-14)
$216,000
Freeport-McDermott

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Love III, Davis

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

$216,000

Title sponsor

Freeport-McDermott

Played as the Freeport-McMoRan Classic (Mar 30-Apr 2). David Love III (USA) beat Mike Heinen (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

1994
America
273 (-15)
$216,000
Freeport-McDermott

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Crenshaw, Ben

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$216,000

Title sponsor

Freeport-McDermott

Played as the Freeport-McMoRan Classic (Mar 31-Apr 3). Second-placed José María Olazábal (Esp) finished 3 shots behind Ben Crenshaw (USA). [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

1993
America
Standly, Mike
281 (-7)
$180,000
Freeport-McDermott

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Standly, Mike

Score

281 (-7)

Prize money

$180,000

Title sponsor

Freeport-McDermott

Played as the Freeport-McMoRan Classic (April 1-4). Second-placed Russ Cochran (USA) and Payne Stewart (USA) finished 1 shot behind 28-year-old Mike Standly (USA), who recorded his first and only PGA Tour win. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

1992
America
Beck, Chip
276 (-12)
$180,000
Freeport-McDermott

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Beck, Chip

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

$180,000

Title sponsor

Freeport-McDermott

Played as the Freeport-McMoRan Classic (April 2-5). Second-placed Greg Norman (Aus) and Mike Standly (USA) finished 1 shot behind Chip Beck (USA), who recorded the last of his four PGA Tour wins. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

1991
America
275 (-13)
$180,000
USF&G

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Woosnam, Ian

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

$180,000

Title sponsor

USF&G

Played as the USF&G Classic (March 21-24). 33-year-old Ian Woosnam (Wales) beat Jim Hallet (USA) with a par at the second playoff hole, to record his first PGA Tour win. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

1990
America
276 (-12)
$180,000
USF&G

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Frost, David

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

$180,000

Title sponsor

USF&G

Played as the USF&G Classic (April 26-29). Second-placed Greg Norman (Aus) finished 1 shot behind David Frost (RSA). [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

1989
America
Simpson, Tim
274 (-14)
$135,000
USF&G

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Simpson, Tim

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

$135,000

Title sponsor

USF&G

Played as the USF&G Classic (March 23-26). Second-placed Greg Norman (Aus) and Hal Sutton (USA) finished 2 shots behind Tim Simpson (USA), who recorded his second PGA Tour win. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

1988
America
Beck, Chip
262 (-26)
$135,000
USF&G

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Beck, Chip

Score

262 (-26)

Prize money

$135,000

Title sponsor

USF&G

Played as the USF&G Classic (April 21-24). Second-placed Lanny Wadkins (USA) finished 7 shots behind Chip Beck (USA), who recorded his second PGA Tour win. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1987
America
268 (-20)
$90,000
USF&G

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Crenshaw, Ben

Score

268 (-20)

Prize money

$90,000

Title sponsor

USF&G

Played as the USF&G Classic (March 19-22). Second-placed Curtis Strange (USA) finished 3 shots behind Ben Crenshaw (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1986
America
269 (-19)
$90,000
USF&G

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Peete, Calvin

Score

269 (-19)

Prize money

$90,000

Title sponsor

USF&G

Played as the USF&G Classic (March 20-23). Second-placed Pat McGowan (USA) finished 5 shots behind Calvin Peete (USA), who recorded the last of his 12 PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1985
America
205 (-11)
$72,000
USF&G

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Ballesteros, Seve

Score

205 (-11)

Prize money

$72,000

Title sponsor

USF&G

Played as the USF&G Classic (March 14-17). Second-placed John Mahaffey (USA) and Peter Jacobsen (USA) finished 2 shots behind Seve Ballesteros (Esp). Event reduced to 54 holes due to a Saturday third round washout. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1984
America
Eastwood, Bob
272 (-16)
$72,000
USF&G

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Eastwood, Bob

Score

272 (-16)

Prize money

$72,000

Title sponsor

USF&G

Played as the USF&G Classic (March 22-25). Second-placed Larry Rinker (USA) finished 3 shots behind 38-year-old Bob Eastwood (USA), who recorded his first PGA Tour win. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1983
America
274 (-14)
$72,000
USF&G

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Rogers, Bill

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

$72,000

Title sponsor

USF&G

Played as the USF&G Classic (March 17-20). Second-placed David Edwards (USA), Jay Haas (USA) and Vance Heafner (USA) finished 3 shots behind Bill Rogers (USA), who recorded the last of his six PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1982
America
206 (-10)
$54,000
USF&G

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hoch, Scott

Score

206 (-10)

Prize money

$54,000

Title sponsor

USF&G

Played as the USF&G Classic (April 15-18). Second-placed Bob Shearer (Aus) and defending champion Tom Watson (USA) finished 2 shots behind Scott Hoch (USA), who recorded his second PGA Tour win. Reduced to 54 holes due to rain delays. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1981
America
270 (-18)
$63,000
USF&G

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Watson, Tom

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

$63,000

Title sponsor

USF&G

Played as the USF&G New Orleans Open (April 23-26). Second-placed Bruce Fleisher (USA) finished 2 shots behind defending champion Tom Watson (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1980
America
273 (-15)
$45,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Watson, Tom

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$45,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open (April 24-27). Second-placed Lee Trevino (USA) finished 2 shots behind Tom Watson (USA), who recorded back-to-back PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1979
America
273 (-15)
$45,000
First NBC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Green, Hubert

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$45,000

Title sponsor

First NBC

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 Hubert Green (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1978
America
Hinkle, Lon
271 (-17)
$40,000
First NBC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hinkle, Lon

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

$40,000

Title sponsor

First NBC

Played as the First NBC New Orleans Open (April 27-30). Second-placed Gibby Gilbert (USA) and Fuzzy Zoeller (USA) finished 1 shot behind 28-year-old Lon Hinkle (USA), who recorded his first PGA Tour win. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1977
America
Simons, Jim
273 (-15)
$35,000
First NBC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Simons, Jim

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$35,000

Title sponsor

First NBC

Played as the First NBC New Orleans Open (April 21-24). Second-placed Stan Lee (USA) finished 3 shots behind 26-year-old Jim Simons (USA), who recorded his first PGA Tour win. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1976
America
Ziegler, Larry
274 (-14)
$35,000
First NBC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Ziegler, Larry

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

$35,000

Title sponsor

First NBC

Played as the First NBC New Orleans Open (April 22-25). Second-placed Victor Regalado (Mex) finished 1 shot behind Larry Ziegler (USA), who recorded the last of his three PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1975
America
271 (-17)
$30,000
First NBC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Casper, Billy

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

$30,000

Title sponsor

First NBC

Played as the First NBC New Orleans Open (May 15-18). Second-placed Peter Oosterhuis (Eng) finished 2 shots behind Billy Casper (USA), who recorded the last of his 51 PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1974
America
267 (-21)
$30,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Trevino, Lee

Score

267 (-21)

Prize money

$30,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open (March 28-31). Second-placed Bobby Cole (RSA) and Ben Crenshaw (USA) finished 8 shots behind Lee Trevino (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Nicklaus, Jack

Score

280 (-8)

Prize money

$25,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open (March 22-25). Jack Nicklaus (USA) beat Miller Barber (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1972
America
279 (-9)
$25,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Player, Gary

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

$25,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open (March 23-26). Second-placed Jack Nicklaus (USA) and Dave Eichelberger (USA) finished 1 shot behind Gary Player (RSA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1971
America
Beard, Frank
276 (-12)
$25,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Beard, Frank

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

$25,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (Apr 29-May 2). Second-placed Hubert Green (USA) finished 1 shot behind Frank Beard (USA), who recorded the last of his 11 PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Barber, Miller

Score

278 (-10)

Prize money

$25,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (April 17-20). Miller Barber (USA) beat Bob Charles (NZ) and Howie Johnson (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole, to record his fifth PGA Tour win. Monday finish required due to rain and lightning delays on Sunday. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1969
America
Hinson, Larry
275 (-13)
$20,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hinson, Larry

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

$20,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (May 1-4). 24-year-old Larry Hinson (USA) beat Frank Beard (USA) with a par at the third playoff hole, to record his first and only PGA Tour win. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Archer, George

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

$20,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (May 9-12). Second-placed Bert Yancey (USA) finished 2 shots behind George Archer (USA). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Knudson, George

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$20,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (May 11-14). Second-placed Jack Nicklaus (USA) finished 1 shot behind George Knudson (Can). [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1966
America
Beard, Frank
276 (-12)
$20,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Beard, Frank

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

$20,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (May 12-16). Second-placed Gardner Dickinson (USA) finished 2 shots behind Frank Beard (USA). Monday finish required after Sunday's play postponed due to rain. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1965
America
273 (-15)
$20,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Mayer, Dick

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$20,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (May 13-16). Second-placed Bruce Devlin (Aus) and Billy Martindale (USA) finished 1 shot behind Dick Mayer (USA), who recorded the last of his seven PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1964
America
Rudolph, Mason
283 (-5)
$7,500
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Rudolph, Mason

Score

283 (-5)

Prize money

$7,500

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (Feb 28-Mar 2). Second-placed Jack Nicklaus (USA), Chi Chi Rodríguez (Puerto Rico) and Glenn Stuart (USA) finished 1 shot behind Mason Rudolph (USA), whose 30-foot putt on the 17th in the final round proved crucial. Monday finish required after postponement of the first round due to rain. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].

1963
America
Wininger, Bo
279 (-9)
$6,400
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Wininger, Bo

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

$6,400

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (March 1-4). 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
America
Wininger, Bo
281 (-7)
$4,300
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Wininger, Bo

Score

281 (-7)

Prize money

$4,300

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (Feb 22-25). Second-placed Bob Rosburg (USA) finished 2 shots behind Bo Wininger (USA). [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Sanders, Doug

Score

272 (-16)

Prize money

$4,300

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (March 2-5). Second-placed Gay Brewer Jr (USA) and Mac Main (USA) finished 5 shots behind Doug Sanders (USA). [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Finsterwald, Dow

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

$3,500

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (April 21-24). Second-placed Al Besselink (USA) finished 6 shots behind Dow Finsterwald (USA). [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

1959
America
Collins, Bill
280 (-8)
$2,800
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Collins, Bill

Score

280 (-8)

Prize money

$2,800

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (March 6-9). Second-placed Jack Burke Jr (USA) and Tom Nieporte (USA) finished 2 shots behind 30-year-old Bill Collins (USA), who recorded the first of his four PGA Tour wins. Monday finish required after postponement of the first round due to rain. [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Casper, Billy

Score

278 (-10)

Prize money

$2,800

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational (March 9-12; played for the first time since 1948). Billy Casper (USA) beat Ken Venturi (USA) with an eagle at the second playoff hole. [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hamilton, Bob

Score

280 (-8)

Prize money

$2,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the New Orleans Open (Feb 19-22; played for the last time until 1958). Second-placed Roberto De Vicenzo (Arg), Fred Haas (USA) and Lawson Little (USA) finished 1 shot behind Bob Hamilton (USA). [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

1947
America
(not played)
x
x
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

(not played)

Venue

Score

x

Prize money

x

Title sponsor

x

New Orleans Open not played in 1947.

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Nelson, Byron

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$1,500

Title sponsor

x

Played as the New Orleans Open (Feb 14-17). Second-placed Ben Hogan (USA) finished 5 shots behind defending champion Byron Nelson (USA). [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Nelson, Byron

Score

284 (-4)

Prize money

$1,333

Title sponsor

x

Played as the New Orleans Open (Feb 9-13). Byron Nelson (USA) beat Harold "Jug" McSpaden (USA) in an 18-hole Tuesday playoff (Nelson 7-under-par 65, McSpaden 70). Sunday's final two rounds postponed until Monday due to heavy rain. [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

1944
America
Byrd, Sam
285 (-3)
$1,333
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Byrd, Sam

Score

285 (-3)

Prize money

$1,333

Title sponsor

x

Played as the New Orleans Open (Feb 25-28). Second-placed Byron Nelson (USA) finished 5 shots behind Byrd (USA). Monday finish required after earlier rain delays. [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

1943
America
(not played)
x
x
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

(not played)

Venue

Score

x

Prize money

x

Title sponsor

x

New Orleans Open not played in 1943.

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Mangrum, Lloyd

Score

281 (-7)

Prize money

$1,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the New Orleans Open (Feb 20-22). Second-placed Lawson Little (USA) and Sam Snead (USA) finished 1 shot behind Lloyd Mangrum (USA). [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Picard, Henry

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

$1,200

Title sponsor

x

Played as the New Orleans Open (Feb 14-16). Second-placed Ben Hogan (USA) finished 2 shots behind Henry Picard (USA), who won this event for the second time in three years. [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Demaret, Jimmy

Score

286 (-2)

Prize money

$2,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the New Orleans Open (Feb 23-26). Second-placed Ralph Guldahl (USA), Harold "Jug" McSpaden (USA) and Sam Snead (USA) finished 1 shot behind Jimmy Demaret (USA). Monday finish required after earlier rain delays. [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Picard, Henry

Score

284 (-4)

Prize money

$2,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the New Orleans Open (Feb 16-19). Second-placed Dick Metz (USA) finished 5 shots behind Henry Picard (USA). [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Cooper, Harry

Score

285 (-3)

Prize money

$1,200

Title sponsor

x

Played as the inaugural Crescent City Open (Feb 19-21). Second-placed Harold "Jug" McSpaden (USA) finished 4 shots behind "Lighthorse" Harry Cooper (Eng/USA). [Bayou Oaks at City Park, New Orleans, LA. Played on what was known as City Park's No.1 (East) course; now part of the South course).

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