Who's who in golf - Angel Cabrera


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Name: - Ángel Cabrera
Country: - Argentina
Born : - September 12, 1969 in Córdoba, Argentina.
Original Home/Club: - Córdoba, Argentina
Occupation: - Professional golfer
Turned Pro: - 1989
Web Address: - http://www.angelcabrera.com
Sponsor / Attachment: - Ping, Titleist, Footjoy.

Roll of Honour

Majors (2). Presidents Cup player (2005, '07, '09, '13). Multiple wins on the European and other international tours.


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Cabrera is an international golfer who plays mainly on the European, US PGA and South American Tours. To date his only wins in official US PGA Tour events have been in major championships. | Nickname: The Duck (El Pato in Spanish).


Top tournaments won by Angel Cabrera

2017Snr AmericaFather/Son ChallengeRitz-Carlton, Grande Lakes119 (-25)$200,000
Played as the PNC Father/Son Challenge (Dec 14-17; 36-hole scramble event). Second-placed David Duval & stepson Nick Karavites (USA) and Bernhard & Jason Langer (Ger) finished 1 shot behind Angel Cabrera & Angel Cabrera Jr (Arg), who became the third team to win on their debut. [Ritz-Carlton GC, Grande Lakes, Orlando, FL].
2014Men AmericaGreenbrier ClassicGreenbrier GC, WV264 (-16)$1,170,000
Played as The Greenbrier Classic (July 3-6). Second-placed George McNeill (USA) finished 2 shots behind Cabrera (Arg), who recorded his third PGA Tour win, the first two coming in major championships. [Old White TPC course, Greenbrier GC, White Sulphur Springs, WV].
2012Men AmericaArgentine OpenNordelta GC270 (-18)
Played as the Visa Open de Argentina presented by Peugeot. Miguel Carballo (Arg) and Oscar Frausto (Mex) finished in second place behind Cabrera (Arg). [Nordelta GC, Tigre, Buenos Aires].
2009Men MajorsThe MastersAugusta National276 (-12)$1,350,000
The Masters Tournament (73rd) (April 9-12). Cabrera (Arg) beat Kenny Perry (USA) with a par at the second playoff hole (par-4 10th). Chad Campbell (USA) was eliminated at the first extra hole. This was Cabrera's second Major and a first time win for a South American in this event. [Augusta National GC, Augusta, GA].
2007Men AmericaGrand Slam of GolfMid Ocean Club136$600,000
Played as the PGA Grand Slam of Golf by the season's four Major winners*. After the regulation 36-holes, Cabrera (Arg) beat Padriag Harrington (Ire) at the 3rd extra playoff hole. Third was Jim Furyk (USA), fourth Zach Johnson (USA). (*Furyk stood in for Tiger Woods who was unavailable).
2007Men AsiaSingapore OpenSentosa GC276 (-8)US$634,000
Played as the Barclays Singapore Open (Nov 1-4; Asian Tr event). Second-placed Vijay Singh (Fiji) finished 1 shot behind Cabrera (Arg), who birdied the par-5 final hole to secure the win. [Serapong course, Sentosa GC, Singapore].
2007Men MajorsUS OpenOakmont CC, PA285 (+5)$1,260,000
The US Open (107th) (June 14-17). Second-placed Tiger Woods (USA) and Jim Furyk (USA) finished 1 shot behind first-time major championship winner Cabrera (Arg), who became the first Argentinian to claim the US Open title. [Oakmont CC, nr Pittsburgh, PA].
2005Men AmericaArgentine MastersOlivos GC278 (-6)
Played as the Argentine Masters (Torneo de Maestros) (for the first time since 2001). Julio Zapata (Arg) finished in second place behind Cabrera (Arg), who recorded his third straight win in this event. [Olivos GC, Pablo Nogués, Buenos Aires].
2005Men EuropeBMW PGA Ch'shipWentworth Club273 (-15)€666,660
Played as the BMW Championship. Second-placed Paul McGinley (Ire) finished 2 shots behind Cabrera (Arg). [West course, Wentworth Club, Virginia Water, Surrey].
2002Men AmericaArgentine OpenHurlingham Club269 (-11)
Played as the Open de Argentina (Abierto de la Republica). Jose Coceres (Arg) finished in second place behind defending champion Cabrera (Arg). [Hurlingham Club, Buenos Aires].
2002Men EuropeB&H Intl. OpenBelfry, The278 (-10)€294,357
Played as the Benson & Hedges International Open. Second-placed Barry Lane (Eng) finished 1 shot behind Cabrera (Arg). [Brabazon course, The Belfry, Wishaw, nr Birmingham].
2001Men AmericaArgentine MastersOlivos GC272 (-12)
Played as the Argentine Masters (Torneo de Maestros) Telefonica (not played in 2000, and played for the last time until 2005). Eduardo Romero (Arg) finished in second place behind defending champion Cabrera (Arg). [Olivos GC, Pablo Nogués, Buenos Aires].
2001Men AmericaArgentine OpenJockey Club, Arg268 (-12)€130,697
Played as the Open de Argentina (Abierto de la Republica) (co-sanctioned with Eurpn Tr). Second-placed Carl Pettersson (Swe) finished 2 shots behind Cabrera (Arg). [Jockey Club, Buenos Aires, Argentina].
1999Men AmericaArgentine MastersOlivos GC271 (-13)
Played as the Argentine Masters (Torneo de Maestros) Telefonica (not played in 2000). Scott Dunlap (USA), Constantino Rocca (Italy) and Fabian Montovia finished in second place behind Cabrera (Arg). [Olivos GC, Pablo Nogués, Buenos Aires].
1999Men AmericaBrazil Open
Played as the 50th Brazil Open (Aberto do Brasil). Won by defending champion Cabrera (Arg).
1998Men AmericaBrazil OpenSao Paulo GC265 (-19)
Played as the Brazil Open (Aberto do Brasil). Eduardo Romero (Arg) finished in second place behind Cabrera (Arg). [Sao Paulo GC, Santo Amoro, Sao Paulo, Brazil].

 

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