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Name: - Ignacio Garrido
Country: - Spain
Born : - March 27, 1972 in Madrid, Spain.
Original Home/Club: - Madrid, Spain
Occupation: - Professional golfer
Turned Pro: - 1993

Roll of Honour

Ryder Cup player (1997). European Tour wins (2).


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Ignacio Garrido was born into a famous Spanish golfing family. His father Antonio Garrido was a five-time European Tour winner, and Ryder Cup player in 1979. His uncle German Garrido (Antonio's younger brother) was also a professional golfer, and two-time winner of the Madrid Open.


Top tournaments won by Ignacio Garrido

2003Men EuropeBMW PGA Ch'shipWentworth Club270 (-18)€583,330
Played as the Volvo PGA Championship (May 22-25). Garrido (Esp) beat Trevor Immelman (RSA) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. [West course, Wentworth Club, Virginia Water, Surrey].
1997Men EuropeGerman OpenSchloss Nippenburg271 (-13)£116,660
Played as the Volvo German Open. Second-placed Russell Claydon (Eng) finished 4 shots behind Garrido (Esp). [Schloss Nippenburg, Schwieberdingen, nr Stuttgart].
1996Men EuropeHassan II TrophyRoyal Dar Es Salam279 (-13)US$93,000
Played as the Hassan II Trophy (Nov 7-10; unofficial limited-field event). Second-placed Wayne Westner (RSA) and defending champion Nick Price (Zim) finished 2 shots behind Garrido (Esp). [Red course, Royal Golf Dar Es Salam, Rabat, Morocco].

 

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