The main tournaments played at Marco Simone are shown in the table below, which also includes relevant information on the winners, their scores and prize money.
Played as the DS Automobiles Italian Open (May 4-7). Second-placed Romain Langasque (Fra) finished 1 shot behind Adrian Meronk (Pol), who recorded his third European Tour title. [Marco Simone G&CC, nr Laghetto, Rome].
Eurpn Tr/PGA of Am
The Ryder Cup (44th) (Sep 29-Oct 1). USA vs Europe. 12 top professionals per team competing over three days in a total of eight foursome matches, eight fourballs and 12 singles. Non-playing captains: Luke Donald (Eng/Europe); Zach Johnson (USA). [Marco Simone G&CC, nr Laghetto, Rome].
Played as the DS Automobiles Italian Open (Sept 15-18). Robert "Bob" MacIntyre (Scot) beat Matt Fitzpatrick (Eng) with a birdie at the first playoff hole (par-5 18th), to record his second European (DP World) Tour win, and first based on an aggregate score over 72-holes. [Marco Simone G&CC, nr Laghetto, Rome].
Played as the DS Automobiles Italian Open (Sept 2-5). Second-placed Tommy Fleetwood (Eng) and Adrian Meronk (Pol) finished 1 shot behind 20-year-old Nicolai Højgaard (Den), who recorded his first European Tour win in his 45th start on the Tour. One week earlier Nicolai's twin brother Rasmus claimed his third European Tour win; they became the first ever brothers to win back-to-back events on the European Tour. [Marco Simone G&CC, nr Laghetto, Rome].
Played as the Tisettanta Italian Open (May 19-22). Second-placed Greg Turner (NZ) finished 1 shot behind Eduardo Romero (Arg), who recorded his fifth European Tour win. [Marco Simone G&CC, nr Laghetto, Rome].
Chevron Championship: the first women’s major championship of 2023 is played for the first time in Texas, having been uprooted from its home of 51 years at the Mission Hills Country Club, Rancho Mirage, California.
Italian Open: the 80th playing of this prestigious European event will see many 2023 Ryder Cup hopefuls build their “local knowledge” of the Marco Simone course in Rome. (May 4-7). Ryder Cup (Sept 29-Oct 1).
Jon Rahm: dedicated his emphatic Masters Tournament win to the late Seve Ballesteros. “Rahmbo’s” victory came on the day his fellow countryman and golfing inspiration would have turned 66 years of age.
Steve Stricker: four-time senior major championship winner, chases a fifth title as he defends at the 34th Regions Tradition (May 11-14), the first senior major of 2023.
Marco Simone Golf & Country Club: With a clubhouse that might befit a Roman Emperor, and a golf course to match, you can be sure of a memorable outing at Rome's most talked about golf facility.
Jim Fazio's original layout was much changed to create a modern Ryder Cup course ... now one of the Eternal City's (and Italy's) most revered.
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