Who's who: Joakim Haeggman

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Who's who: Joakim Haeggman

  • Name:

    Karl Sven Joakim Haeggman
  • Also known as:

    Haeggy
  • Country:

    Sweden
  • Born:

    Aug 28, 1969 in Kalmar, Smaland, Sweden.
  • Original/Home Club:

    Kalmar GK, Sweden
  • Occupation:

    Professional golfer
  • Turned Pro:

    1989

Roll of Honour

Ryder Cup player (1993). European Tour wins (3).

Did you know?

In 1993 Haeggman became the first Swede to play Ryder Cup golf. He won his Sunday singles match against John Cook, although the overall result at The Belfry was a relatively narrow American win by two points.

Top tournaments won by Joakim Haeggman

2004
Europe
272 (-16)
€201,596
x

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Haeggman, Joakim

Venue

Doha GC

Score

272 (-16)

Prize money

€201,596

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Qatar Masters (March 11-14; European Tour event). Second-placed Nobuhito Sato (Jpn) finished 1 shot behind Joakim Haeggman (Swe), who recorded the last of his three European Tour wins. [Doha GC, Qatar].

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Haeggman, Joakim

Score

284 (-8)

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Hassan II Trophy (Nov 8-11; unofficial limited-field event). Second-placed Santiago Luna (Esp) and Mark Roe (Eng) finished 1 shot behind Haeggman (Swe). [Red course, Royal Golf Dar Es Salam, Rabat, Morocco].

1997
Europe
270 (-18)
£125,000
Volvo

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Haeggman, Joakim

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

£125,000

Title sponsor

Volvo

Played as the Volvo Scandinavian Masters (Jul 31-Aug 3). Second-placed Ignacio Garrido (Esp) finished 4 shots behind home-country winner Joakim Haeggman (Swe), who recorded his second European Tour win. [Masters course, Barsebäck G&CC, nr Malmö, Sweden].

1994
Asia
279 (-9)
US$41,650
Benson & Hedges

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Haeggman, Joakim

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

US$41,650

Title sponsor

Benson & Hedges

Played as the Benson & Hedges Malaysian Open. Haeggman (Swe) beat Periasamy Gunasegaran (Malay) at the seventh playoff hole. Frank Nobilo (NZ) was eliminated at the sixth playoff hole. [Old course, Royal Selangor GC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia].

1993
Europe
275 (-13)
£83,330
Peugeot

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Haeggman, Joakim

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

£83,330

Title sponsor

Peugeot

Played as the Peugeot Spanish Open. Second-placed Ernie Els (RSA) and Nick Faldo (Eng) finished 2 shots behind Haeggman (Swe). [Club Jarama R.A.C.E., San Sebastian de los Reyes, nr Madrid]

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