Who's who: Philip Walton

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Who's who: Philip Walton

  • Name:

    Philip Jospeh Walton
  • Country:

    Ireland
  • Born:

    March 28, 1962 in Dublin, Ireland.
  • Original/Home Club:

  • Occupation:

    Professional golfer; golf course designer.
  • Turned Pro:

    1983

Roll of Honour

Multiple European Tour winner. Ryder Cup (1995).

Did you know?

Former European Tour player.

Top tournaments won by Philip Walton

1995
Europe
281 (-7)
£50,000
x

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Walton, Philip

Score

281 (-7)

Prize money

£50,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Open de Catalonia (April 14-17). Second-placed Andrew Coltart (Scot) finished 3 shots behind Walton (Ire), who recorded his second European Tour win. [GC Peralada, Figueres, nr Girona, Spain].

1995
Europe
274 (-14)
£108,330
Murphy's

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Walton, Philip

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

£108,330

Title sponsor

Murphy's

Played as Murphy's English Open (June 1-4). Philip Walton (Ire) beat defending champion Colin Montgomerie (Scot) with a birdie at the second playoff hole, to record the last of his three European Tour wins. [Arden course, Forest of Arden CC, Meriden, nr Birmingham].

1990
Europe
Chantilly (Veneuil)
275 (-5)
£58,330
Peugeot

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Walton, Philip

Venue

Chantilly (Veneuil)

Score

275 (-5)

Prize money

£58,330

Title sponsor

Peugeot

Played as the Peugeot Open de France. Walton (Ire) beat Bernhard Langer (Ger) with a par at the second playoff hole. [Vineuil course, Golf de Chantilly, nr Paris].

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