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Tournament results: Panama Open

Results for the Panama Open are shown in the table below, which includes details of the respective winners, their scores and prize money, relevant venues and title sponsors.
1961
America
Panama GC
273 (-15)
$1,200
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Cooper, Pete

Venue

Panama GC

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$1,200

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by Pete Cooper (USA). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1959
America
Panama GC
274 (-14)
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Cooper, Pete

Venue

Panama GC

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by Pete Cooper (USA) for the second time in three years. [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1973
America
Panama GC
271 (-17)
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

De Vicenzo, Roberto

Venue

Panama GC

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Second-placed Peter Oosterhuis (Eng) finished 1 shot behind De Vicenzo (Arg). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1952
America
Panama GC
282
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

De Vicenzo, Roberto

Venue

Panama GC

Score

282

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by De Vicenzo (Arg). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1974
America
Panama GC
265
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

De Vicenzo, Roberto

Venue

Panama GC

Score

265

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by defending champion De Vicenzo (Arg), who won this event for the third time in four years. [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1953
America
Panama GC
274
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

De Vicenzo, Roberto

Venue

Panama GC

Score

274

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by defending champion De Vicenzo (USA). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1971
America
Panama GC
273 (-15)
$3,500
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

De Vicenzo, Roberto

Venue

Panama GC

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$3,500

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by 48-year-old De Vicenzo (Arg). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1980
America
267
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Fleisher, Bruce

Venue

Score

267

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by Fleisher (USA).

1957
America
Panama GC
277 (-11)
$2,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Ford, Doug

Venue

Panama GC

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$2,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by Ford (USA). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1963
America
Panama GC
280 (-8)
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Knudson, George

Venue

Panama GC

Score

280 (-8)

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open (Caribbean Tour event). Second-placed Ernie Vossler (USA) and Joe Jimenez (USA) finished 4 shots behind Knudson (Can). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1956
America
Panama GC
283 (-5)
$2,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Palmer, Arnold

Venue

Panama GC

Score

283 (-5)

Prize money

$2,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Palmer (USA) beat Sam Snead (USA) with a birdie at the sixth sudden-death playoff hole. [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Rodriguez, Chi Chi

Venue

Score

267

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Butch Baird (USA) and Chi-Chi Rodriguez (PR/USA) tied for first place after they both parred the first two sudden-death playoff holes. Nightfall prevented any further play.

1954
America
Panama GC
271
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Snead, Sam

Venue

Panama GC

Score

271

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by Snead (USA). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1981
America
204
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Strange, Curtis

Venue

Score

204

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by Strange (USA). Tournament reduced to 54 holes.

1965
America
Panama GC
277 (-11)
$1,600
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Wall, Art Jr

Venue

Panama GC

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$1,600

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open (Caribbean tour event). Second-placed Wes Ellis (USA) finished 4 shots behind Wall Jr (USA). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

2004
America
McEvoy, Richard
Coronado Beach
277 (-11)
€24,081
Panasonic

Category

America

Winner (holder)

McEvoy, Richard

Venue

Coronado Beach

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

€24,081

Title sponsor

Panasonic

Played as the Panasonic Panama Open (Dec 2-5; Tr de las Americas/Eurpn Challenge Trs event; Eurpn Challenge Tr 2005 season). Second-placed Marco Ruiz (Para) finished 1 shot behind McEvoy (Eng), who claimed his first Challenge Tour win. [Coronado Beach Resort, Playa Coronado, Panama].

1962
America
Ferree, Jim
Panama GC
277 (-11)
$1,500
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Ferree, Jim

Venue

Panama GC

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$1,500

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open (Caribbean tour event). Second-placed Billy Maxwell (USA) finished 1 shot behind Ferree (USA). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1960
America
Vossler, Ernie
Panama GC
269 (-19)
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Vossler, Ernie

Venue

Panama GC

Score

269 (-19)

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by Vossler (USA). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1966
America
Homenuik, Wilf
Panama GC
283 (-5)
$2,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Homenuik, Wilf

Venue

Panama GC

Score

283 (-5)

Prize money

$2,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open (Caribbean tour event). Second-placed Stan Mosel (USA) finished 1 shot behind Homenuik (Can), a slightly built (140lb/63kg) golfer from Saskatchewan who was one of seven brothers. [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1958
America
Watson, Bob
Panama GC
271 (-17)
$2,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Watson, Bob

Venue

Panama GC

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

$2,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Second-placed Art Wall Jr (USA) finished 1 shot behind Watson (USA). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1967
America
Weaver, Bert
Panama GC
274 (-14)
$3,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Weaver, Bert

Venue

Panama GC

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

$3,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open (Caribbean tour event). Second-placed Art Wall Jr (USA) finished 3 shots behind Weaver (USA). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1968
America
Baird, Butch
Panama GC
267 (-21)
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Baird, Butch

Venue

Panama GC

Score

267 (-21)

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by Baird (USA) by 11 shots. [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1955
America
Cerda, Antonio
Panama GC
273
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Cerda, Antonio

Venue

Panama GC

Score

273

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Second-placed Roberto De Vicenzo (Arg) finished 1 shot behind his compatriot Cerda (Arg). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1969
America
Baird, Butch
Panama GC
276 (-12)
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Baird, Butch

Venue

Panama GC

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by Baird (USA) after a three-way sudden-death playoff. [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1972
America
Lu, Liang-huan
Panama GC
279 (-9)
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Lu, Liang-huan

Venue

Panama GC

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by Lu (Taiw). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1979
America
Baird, Butch
267
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Baird, Butch

Venue

Score

267

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Butch Baird (USA) and Chi-Chi Rodriguez (PR/USA) tied for first place after they both parred the first two sudden-death playoff holes. Nightfall prevented any further play.

1939
America
Vincent, Jimmy
Panama GC
301
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Vincent, Jimmy

Venue

Panama GC

Score

301

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by defending champion Vincent (USA). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1938
America
Vincent, Jimmy
Panama GC
304
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Vincent, Jimmy

Venue

Panama GC

Score

304

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the inaugural Panama Open. Won by defending champion Vincent (USA). [GC de Panama, Panama City, Panama].

1982
America
Burns, George
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Burns, George

Venue

Score

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Panama Open. Won by Burns (USA).

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