Who's who: Stephen Dodd

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Who's who: Stephen Dodd

  • Name:

    Stephen Dodd
  • Country:

    Wales
  • Born:

    July 15, 1966 in Cardiff, South Wales.
  • Original/Home Club:

    Cardiff, Wales
  • Occupation:

    Professional golfer
  • Turned Pro:

    1990

Roll of Honour

British Amateur champion (1989). Walker Cup player (1989). European Tour wins (3).

Did you know?

Among his European Tour wins Dodd triumphed at the co-sanctioned China Open in 2004.

Top tournaments won by Stephen Dodd

2018
Europe
201 (-15)
€51,693
WinstonGolf

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Dodd, Stephen

Score

201 (-15)

Prize money

€51,693

Title sponsor

WinstonGolf

Played as the WinstonGolf Senior Open (Jul 13-15). Second-placed Jean-François Remésy (Fra) finished 6 shots behind wire-to-wire winner Stephen Dodd (Wales). [Links course, WinstonGolf, Vorbeck, nr Schwerin, Germany].

2017
Europe
214 (-2)
€50,000
Farmfoods

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Dodd, Stephen

Score

214 (-2)

Prize money

€50,000

Title sponsor

Farmfoods

Played as the inaugural Farmfoods European Senior Masters (Oct 20-22). Second-placed Clark Dennis (USA) finished 1 shot behind Stephen Dodd (Wales), who claimed his second European Senior Tour win. [Arden course, Forest of Arden CC, Meriden, nr Birmingham].

2016
Europe
Udine GC
204 (-9)
€52,500
Villaverde

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Dodd, Stephen

Venue

Udine GC

Score

204 (-9)

Prize money

€52,500

Title sponsor

Villaverde

Played as the Senior Italian Open presented by Villaverde Resort (Oct 21-23; last played in 2008). Second-placed Phillip Price (Wales; 50th birthday on first day of the tournament), finished 1 shot behind 50-year-old fellow countryman Stephen Dodd (Wales), who recorded his first European Senior Tour win. [GC Udine, Fagagna, nr Udine, Italy].

2006
Europe
279 (-9)
€578,792
Smurfit/Kappa

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Dodd, Stephen

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

€578,792

Title sponsor

Smurfit/Kappa

Played as the Smurfit Kappa European Open (July 6-9). Second-placed Anthony Wall (Eng) and José Manual Lara (Esp) finished 2 shots behind Dodd (Wales). [Smurfit course, K Club, Straffan, nr Dublin].

2005
Europe
279 (-9)
€333,330
Nissan

Category

Europe

Winner (holder)

Dodd, Stephen

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

€333,330

Title sponsor

Nissan

Played as the Nissan Irish Open (May 19-22). Dodd (Wales) beat David Howell (Eng) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. This was the second straight week that Howell lost in a playoff. [Montgomerie Course, Carton House, Maynooth, Co. Kildare].

2004
Asia
276 (-12)
US$166,660
Volvo

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Dodd, Stephen

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

US$166,660

Title sponsor

Volvo

Played as the Volvo China Open (Nov 25-28; Asian/European Tours event; Eurpn Tr 2005 season-opener). Second-placed Thomas Bjørn (Den) finished 3 shots behind 38-year-old Stephen Dodd (Wales), who recorded his first European Tour win. [Shanghai Silport GC, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China].

Category

Amateur

Winner (holder)

Dodd, Stephen

Score

5 & 3

Prize money

n/a

Title sponsor

R&A

The Amateur Championship (94th). Stephen Dodd (Wales) beat Craig Cassells (Eng) 5 and 3 in the final. [Royal Birkdale GC, Southport, Merseyside].

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