Who's who: Raquel Carriedo

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Who's who: Raquel Carriedo

  • Name:

    Raquel Carriedo
  • Country:

    Spain
  • Born:

    Feb 8, 1971 in Zaragoza, Aragon, Spain.
  • Original/Home Club:

  • Occupation:

    Professional golfer
  • Turned Pro:

    1995

Roll of Honour

Solheim Cup player (2000, '02). Ladies European Tour wins (4). Ladies European Tour Order of Merit winner (2001).

Did you know?

In 2000, Carriedo became the first Spanish golfer to play for Europe in the Solheim Cup.

Top tournaments won by Raquel Carriedo

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Carriedo, Raquel

Score

292 (+4)

Prize money

€30,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the inaugural Tenerife Ladies Open (May 2-5). Second-placed Johanna Head (Eng) finished 1 shot behind Carriedo (Esp). [Golf del Sur, nr Los Abrigos, Tenerife].

2001
Europe
200 (-16)
€24,486
Waterford Crystal

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Carriedo, Raquel

Score

200 (-16)

Prize money

€24,486

Title sponsor

Waterford Crystal

Played as the Waterford Crystal Ladies Irish Open (Aug 24-26). Second-placed and defending champion Sophie Gustafson (Swe) finished 1 shot behind Carriedo (Esp). [Faithlegg GC, nr Waterford, Co. Waterford, Ireland].

2001
Europe
284 (-8)
€79,580
Compaq

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Carriedo, Raquel

Score

284 (-8)

Prize money

€79,580

Title sponsor

Compaq

Played as the Compaq Open (Aug 10-12). Second-placed Karine Icher (Fra) finished 1 shot behind Carriedo (Esp). Icher led the tournament for 70 holes, but on the back-nine of her final round sustained a penalty shot for slow play as well as two double-bogeys. [Osterakers GC, Akersberga, nr Stockholm, Sweden].

2001
Awards
10,661 pts
£160,441
Evian

Category

Awards

Winner (holder)

Carriedo, Raquel

Venue

Score

10,661 pts

Prize money

£160,441

Title sponsor

Evian

Carreido (Esp) won the LET 2001 Evian Order of Merit, based on a season-long points total of 10,661 pts. Suzann Pettersen (Nor) was second with 8,014 pts; Karine Icher (Fra) was third with 6,927 pts. Carriedo also won the money list, with 2001 earnings of £160,441 on the Tour. Pettersen (Nor) was second with £129,546; Marine Monnet (Fra) was third with £121,193; Icher was fourth with £101,016.

Category

Awards

Winner (holder)

Carriedo, Raquel

Venue

Score

x

Prize money

n/a

Title sponsor

LET

Carriedo (Esp) won the LET Players' Player of the Year Award, based on the votes of her peers.

2001
Asia
Ta Shee G&CC
211 (-5)
€24,486
x

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Carriedo, Raquel

Venue

Ta Shee G&CC

Score

211 (-5)

Prize money

€24,486

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Taiwan Ladies Open (March 15-17; co-sanctioned with LET). Second-placed Anna Berg (Swe) and Elisabeth Esterl (Ger) finished 1 shot behind 29-year-old Raquel Carriedo (Esp), who recorded her first win as a professional. [Ta Shee G&CC, Daxi, nr Taoyuan City, Taiwan].

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