Born:July 05, 1968 in Vienna, Austria.
Original/Home Club:Vienna, Austria / Fontana GC
Austrian Open (2002, 2003) - played as Challenge Tour events.
European Senior Tour player.
Played as the Farmfoods European Senior Masters hosted by Peter Baker (Oct 1-3). Second-placed Rafael Gomez (Arg) finished 2 shots behind 53-year-old Markus Brier (Aut), who recorded his first European Senior (Legends) Tour win in his 38th start on the Tour. [Forest of Arden CC, Meriden, nr Birmingham]. In the preceding European Seniors event (Scottish Snr Open) Brier lost in a playoff to Thomas Levet, the defending champion going into this event.
Played as the Volvo China Open (April 12-15; Asian/European Tours event). Second-placed Graeme McDowell (N.Ire), Scott Hend (Aus) and Andrew McLardy (RSA) finished 5 shots behind Marcus Brier (Aut), who recorded the second of his two European Tour wins. [Shanghai Silport GC, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China].
Played as the BA-CA Golf Open presented by Telekom Austria (June 8-11; Eurpn Tr event). Second-placed Søren Hansen (Den) finished 3 shots behind Brier (Aut), who was playing at his home club and became the first Austrian to win on the European Tour. BA-CA stands for Bank-Austria Creditanstalt. [Fontana GC, Oberwaltersdorf, nr Vienna, Austria].
Played as the BA-CA Golf Open presented by Telekom Austria (Sept 2-5; Eurpn Challenge Tr event). Second-placed Roope Kakko (Fin) and Lee Slattery (Eng) finished 8 shots behind home country winner Brier (Aut). BA-CA stands for Bank-Austria Creditanstalt. [Fontana GC, Oberwaltersdorf, nr Vienna, Austria].
Played as the Austrian Open (May 30-Jun 2; Eurpn Challenge Tr event). Second-placed Gary Birch Jr (Ger) finished 1 shot behind home country winner Brier (Aut). [GC Murhof, Frohnleiten, Steiermark, Austria].
Ryder Cup: Rome plays host to the first ever Ryder Cup to be staged in Italy, with the USA defending golf’s greatest team trophy at Marco Simone Golf & Country Club (Sept 29-Oct 1).
Solheim Cup: also in September, also in southern Europe, the 18th Solheim Cup will be contested at Finca Cortesin on the Costa del Sol, with Europe defending after their surprise win in Toledo, Inverness Club (Ohio) in 2021 (Sept 22-24).
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Céline Boutier: with many successes as both an amateur and professional golfer, Boutier added a major championship title to her impressive résumé at this year’s Evian Championship.
Alex Cejka: buffeted by rain and high winds, especially on the high-scoring final day, Čejka prevailed over Pádraig Harrington in a playoff at Royal Porthcawl, to scoop the Senior Open Championship title.
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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