Who's who in golf - Raphael Jacquelin

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Name: - Raphaël Jacquelin
Country: - France
Born : - May 8, 1974 in Lyon, France.
Original Home/Club: - Lyon, France
Occupation: - Professional golfer
Turned Pro: - 1995
Web Address: - http://www.raphaeljacquelin.com

Roll of Honour

French Amateur champion (1995). European Tr wins (4).

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Jacquelin gained full playing rights for the European Tour's 1998 season. In 2005 on his 238th start on the Tour he landed his first victory in the Madrid Open.

Top tournaments won by Raphael Jacquelin

2013Men EuropeSpanish OpenEl Saler283 (-5)€250,000
Played as the Open de España (April 18-21). Jacquelin (Fra) beat Maximilian Kieffer (Ger) after a European Tour record equalling 9-hole sudden-death playoff. Felipe Aguilar (Chile) was eliminated at the second playoff hole. [Parador de El Saler, nr Valencia, Spain].
2011Men EuropeSicilian OpenDonnafugata272 (-12)€166,660
Played as the inaugural Sicilian Open (March 17-20). Second-placed Anthony Wall (Eng) finished 1 shot behind Jacquelin (Fra). Monday finish required following bad weather on the Sunday. [Links course, Donnafugata Resort, Ragusa, Sicily].
2007Men AsiaBMW Asian OpenTomson Shanghai Pudong278 (-10)US$383,330
Played as the BMW Asian Open (April 19-22; Asian/Eurpn Trs event). Second-placed Søren Kjeldsen (Den) finished 2 shots behind wire-to-wire winner Jacquelin (Fra). [Tomson GC, Pudong, Shanghai, China].
2005Men EuropeMadrid OpenClub de Campo, Madrid261 (-23)€166,660
Played as the Open de Madrid (Oct 13-16). Second-placed Paul Lawrie (Scot) finished 3 shots behind Jacquelin (Fra), who recorded his first European Tour win after 238 starts on the Tour. [Club de Campo Villa de Madrid, Madrid, Spain].


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