Who's who: Mathias Grönberg

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Who's who: Mathias Grönberg

  • Name:

    Mathias David Grönberg
  • Country:

    Sweden
  • Born:

    March 12, 1970 in Stockholm, Sweden.
  • Original/Home Club:

    Stockholm
  • Occupation:

    Professional golfer
  • Turned Pro:

    1990

Roll of Honour

Eisenhower Trophy - team & individual winner (1990). European Tour wins (4).

Did you know?

Gronberg's excellent amateur career culminated in his inclusion in the Swedish team that won the 1990 Eisenhower Trophy; Gronberg himself won the event's individual title. He turned professional in the same year. His subsequent four wins on the European Tour included the Italian and South African Opens. Gronberg has also played on the Nationwide and PGA Tours in the United States.

Top tournaments won by Mathias Grönberg

2003
Europe
271 (-17)
€183,330
Telecom Italia

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Gronberg, Mathias

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

€183,330

Title sponsor

Telecom Italia

Played as the Italian Open Telecom Italia (May 1-4). Second-placed Colin Montgomerie (Scot), José Manuel Lara (Esp) and Ricardo González (Arg) finished 2 shots behind Grönberg (Swe). [Gardagolf CC, Soiano del Lago, nr Brescia, Lake Garda].

2000
Africa
274 (-14)
€156,784
Mercedes-Benz

Category

Africa

Winner (holder)

Gronberg, Mathias

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

€156,784

Title sponsor

Mercedes-Benz

Played as the Mercedes-Benz South African Open (Jan 20-23; Sunshine/Eurpn Trs event). Second-placed Darren Fichardt (RSA), Ricardo González (Arg) and Nick Price (Zim) finished 1 shot behind Grönberg (Swe). [Firethorn course, Randpark GC, Johannesburg, RSA; known at the time as the Randpark course].

1998
Europe
275 (-13)
£208,300
Smurfit

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Gronberg, Mathias

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

£208,300

Title sponsor

Smurfit

Played as the Smurfit European Open (Aug 20-23). Second-placed Miguel Ángel Jiménez (Esp) and Phillip Price (Wales) finished 10 shots behind Mathias Grönberg (Swe). [Palmer North course, K Club, Straffan, nr Dublin].

1995
Europe
270 (-18)
£116,660
Canon

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Gronberg, Mathias

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

£116,660

Title sponsor

Canon

Played as the Canon European Masters (combined with the Swiss Open). Second-placed Costantino Rocca (Ita) and Barry Lane (Eng) finished 2 shots behind Gronberg (Swe). [GC Crans-sur-Sierre, Crans-Montana, Switzerland].

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