Who's who in golf - Rory Sabbatini


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Name: - Rory Sabbatini
Country: - South Africa
Born : - Apr 2, 1976
Original Home/Club: - Durban, South Africa
Occupation: - Professional golfer
Turned Pro: - 1998

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Multiple US Tour and international tour winner. (See Tournament listings).


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International golfer who plays mainly on the US Tour.


Top tournaments won by Rory Sabbatini

2011Men AmericaHonda ClassicPGA National271 (-9)$1,026,000
Played as the Honda Classic (March 3-6). Second-placed Yong-eun "Y.E." Yang (S Kor) finished 1 shot behind Sabbatini (RSA), who claimed his sixth PGA Tour title. [Champion course, PGA National Resort, Palm Beach Gdns, FL].
2009Men AmericaByron Nelson Ch'shipTPC Las Colinas261 (-19)$1,170,000
Played as the HP Byron Nelson Championship (May 21-24). Second-placed Brian Davis (Eng) finished 2 shots behind Sabbatini (RSA). [TPC course, Four Seasons Resort Las Colinas, Irving, nr Dallas, TX].
2007Men AmericaColonial InvitationalColonial CC, Tex266 (-14)$1,080,000
Played as the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial (May 24-27). Sabbatini (RSA) beat Jim Furyk (USA) and Bernhard Langer (Ger) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. [Colonial CC, Ft Worth, TX].
2006Men AmericaLos Angeles OpenRiviera CC, Calif.271 (-13)$918,000
Played as the Nissan Open (Feb 16-19). Second-placed and defending champion Adam Scott (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Sabbatini (RSA). [Riviera CC, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, CA].
2003Men AmericaKemper OpenTPC Potomac270 (-14)$810,000
Played as the FBR Capital Open (June 5-8; formerly the Kemper Open; new sponsor: investment bankers Friedman, Billings, Ramsey Group). Second-placed Duffy Waldorf (USA), Joe Durant (USA) and Fred Funk (USA) finished 2 shots behind Sabbatini (RSA). [TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm, Potomac, nr Washington DC. At the time known as TPC Avenel].
2000Men AmericaAir Canada Ch'shipNorthview G&CC268 (-16)$540,000
Played as the Air Canada Championship (Aug 31-Sep 3). Second-placed Grant Waite (NZ) finished 1 shot behind first-time PGA Tour winner Sabbatini (RSA). [Ridge course, Northview G&CC, Surrey, Vancouver].

 

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