Who's who: Peter Lonard

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Who's who: Peter Lonard

  • Name:

    Peter Lawrence Lonard
  • Country:

    Australia
  • Born:

    July 17, 1967 in Epping, Sydney, Australia.
  • Original/Home Club:

  • Occupation:

    Professional golfer
  • Turned Pro:

    1989
  • Website:

    https://www.peterlonard.com

Roll of Honour

Multiple Australian and PGA Tours winner. Presidents Cup (2003, 2005).

Did you know?

During his professional golfing career Lonard has been equally at home playing on the tours in Australasia, Europe and the U.S.

Top tournaments won by Peter Lonard

2007
Aus/NZ
268 (-20)
A$252,000
Schweppes

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

Lonard, Peter

Score

268 (-20)

Prize money

A$252,000

Title sponsor

Schweppes

Played as the Cadbury Schweppes Australian PGA Championship (Dec 6-9; Aus Tr event). Second-placed David Smail (NZ) finished 3 shots behind Lonard (Aus). [Coolum Resort, Coolum Beach, QLD, Australia].

2005
America
277 (-7)
$936,000
MCI

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Lonard, Peter

Score

277 (-7)

Prize money

$936,000

Title sponsor

MCI

Played as the MCI Heritage (April 14-17). Second-placed Darren Clarke (N.Ire), Billy Andrade (USA), Jim Furyk (USA) and Davis Love III (USA) finished 2 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Lonard (Aus). [Harbour Town Links, Sea Pines Resort, Hilton Head, SC].

2004
Aus/NZ
281 (-3)
A$270,000
Hillross

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

Lonard, Peter

Score

281 (-3)

Prize money

A$270,000

Title sponsor

Hillross

Played as the Hillross Australian Open (Nov 25-28). Second-placed Stuart Appleby (Aus) finished 1 shot behind defending champion Lonard (Aus). This was the 100th year and 89th playing of the Australian Open. [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

Lonard, Peter

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

Title sponsor

Schweppes

Played as the Cadbury Schweppes Australian PGA Championship (Dec 2-5). Second-placed James Nitties (Aus) finished 2 shots behind Lonard (Aus), who also won the Australian Open a week earlier. [Coolum Resort, Coolum Beach, QLD, Australia].

2003
Awards
A$604,000
see Score
Aus Tr

Category

Awards

Winner (holder)

Lonard, Peter

Venue

Score

A$604,000

Prize money

see Score

Title sponsor

Aus Tr

Lonard (Aus) won his second PGA Tour of Australasia Order of Merit, with 2003 season earnings of A$604,000 on the Tour. Andre Stolz (Aus) was second with A$395,269; Peter Senior (Aus) was third with A$354,195.

2003
Aus/NZ
279 (-9)
A$270,000
Hillross

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

Lonard, Peter

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

A$270,000

Title sponsor

Hillross

Played as the Hillross Australian Open (Dec 18-21). Second-placed Chris Downes (Aus) and Stephen Leaney (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Lonard (Aus). [Open course, Moonah Links, Fingal, Vic.].

2002
Aus/NZ
279 (-9)
A$225,000
MasterCard

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

Lonard, Peter

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

A$225,000

Title sponsor

MasterCard

Played as the MasterCard Masters (Dec 5-8; Aus Tr event). Lonard (Aus) beat Gavin Coles (Aus) with a par at the third playoff hole. Adam Scott (Aus) was eliminated at the first playoff hole. [Huntingdale GC, Oakleigh South, Melbourne].

2002
Aus/NZ
271 (-17)
A$145,000
x

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

Lonard, Peter

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

A$145,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Australian PGA Championship. Peter Lonard (Aus) and Jarrod Moseley (Aus) were co-winners of this event. After both finished on 271, one playoff hole was attempted, but darkness forced play to be suspended and a tie was declared. [Coolum Resort, Coolum Beach, QLD, Australia].

2002
America
2 & 1
$100,000
Hyundai

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Lonard, Peter

Score

2 & 1

Prize money

$100,000

Title sponsor

Hyundai

Played as the Hyundai Team Matches (Nov 16/17; unofficial post-season event involving four two-player teams from each of the LPGA, PGA and Snr PGA Tours; teams compete against other teams from their own tour). Rich Beem (USA) & Peter Lonard (Aus) beat Fred Couples & Mark Calcavecchia (USA) 2 and 1 in the final of the PGA Tour matches. [Monarch Beach Links, Dana Point, CA].

2001
Aus/NZ
269 (-15)
A$270,000
ANZ Bank

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

Lonard, Peter

Score

269 (-15)

Prize money

A$270,000

Title sponsor

ANZ Bank

Played as the ANZ Tour Championship (Feb 22-25; Aus Tour 2000/01 season-ending event). Second-placed Nathan Green (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Peter Lonard (Aus), who finished eagle-birdie in the final round. [Concord GC, Sydney, Aus].

Category

Aus/NZ

Winner (holder)

Lonard, Peter

Score

276

Prize money

Title sponsor

Ericsson

Played as the Ericsson Masters (an Australasian Tour event). Won by Peter Lonard (Aus).

Category

Awards

Winner (holder)

Lonard, Peter

Venue

Score

x

Prize money

Title sponsor

Aus Tr

Lonard (Aus) won the PGA Tour of Australasia 1996/97 Order of Merit. [Season: Oct 96 to March 97].

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