1993 European Tour

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The 1993 European Tour was the 22nd official season of golf tournaments known as the PGA European Tour.[1]

The Order of Merit was won by Scotland's Colin Montgomerie.

As of 2014, the 1993 season was the last European Tour season in which no Spanish golfer won a tournament.

Schedule[edit]

The table below shows the 1993 European Tour schedule which was made up of 39 tournaments, which included the major national opens around Europe. There were few changes from the previous season, with the addition of the Madeira Island Open and the Kronenbourg Open replacing the Volvo Open di Firenze.

Dates Tournament Host country Winner Notes
14–17 Jan Madeira Island Open Portugal England Mark James New Tournament
28–31 Jan Dubai Desert Classic United Arab Emirates South Africa Wayne Westner
4–7 Feb Johnnie Walker Classic Singapore England Nick Faldo
11–14 Feb Turespana Iberia Open de Canarias Spain England Mark James
18–21 Feb Moroccan Open Morocco England David Gilford
25–28 Feb Turespana Masters Open de Andalucia Spain England Andrew Oldcorn
4–7 Mar Turespana Open Mediterrania Spain New Zealand Frank Nobilo
11–14 Mar Turespana Iberia Open de Baleares Spain England Jim Payne
18–21 Mar Portuguese Open Portugal England David Gilford
25–28 Mar Kronenbourg Open Italy Scotland Sam Torrance New Tournament
1–4 Apr Open de Lyon France Italy Costantino Rocca
15–18 Apr Roma Masters Italy France Jean van de Velde
22–25 Apr Heineken Open Spain Scotland Sam Torrance
29 Apr–2 May Air France Cannes Open France Australia Rodger Davis
6–9 May Benson and Hedges International Open England England Paul Broadhurst
13–16 May Peugeot Spanish Open Spain Sweden Joakim Haeggman
20–23 May Lancia Martini Italian Open Italy New Zealand Greg Turner
28–31 May Volvo PGA Championship England Germany Bernhard Langer
3–6 Jun Dunhill British Masters England England Peter Baker
10–13 Jun Honda Open Germany Scotland Sam Torrance
17–20 Jun Jersey European Airways Open Jersey South Africa Ian Palmer
24–27 Jun Peugeot Open de France France Italy Costantino Rocca
1–4 Jul Carroll's Irish Open Republic of Ireland England Nick Faldo
7–10 Jul Bell's Scottish Open Scotland Sweden Jesper Parnevik
15–18 Jul The Open Championship England Australia Greg Norman
22–25 Jul Heineken Dutch Open Netherlands Scotland Colin Montgomerie
29 Jul–1 Aug Scandinavian Masters Sweden England Peter Baker
5–8 Aug BMW International Open Germany Australia Peter Fowler
12–15 Aug Hohe Brucke Austrian Open Austria Northern Ireland Ronan Rafferty
19–22 Aug Murphy's English Open England Wales Ian Woosnam
26–29 Aug Volvo German Open Germany Germany Bernhard Langer
2–5 Sept Canon European Masters Switzerland England Barry Lane
9–12 Sept GA European Open England Scotland Gordon Brand, Jnr
16–19 Sept Trophée Lancôme France Wales Ian Woosnam
30 Sept–3 Oct Mercedes German Masters Germany England Steven Richardson
7–10 Oct Alfred Dunhill Open Belgium Northern Ireland Darren Clarke
21–24 Oct Toyota World Match Play Championship England United States Corey Pavin
28–31 Oct Madrid Open Spain Republic of Ireland Des Smyth
4–7 Nov Volvo Masters Spain Scotland Colin Montgomerie

Order of Merit[edit]

The PGA European Tour's money list was known as the "Volvo Order of Merit". It was based on prize money earned during the season and calculated in Pound sterling[1] but is now converted to Euro.

Position Player Country Prize money ()
1 Colin Montgomerie  Scotland 859,156
2 Nick Faldo  England 782,234
3 Ian Woosnam  Wales 701,895
4 Bernhard Langer  Germany 657,397
5 Sam Torrance  Scotland 589,859
6 Costantino Rocca  Italy 565,413
7 Peter Baker  England 543,184
8 Darren Clarke  Northern Ireland 517,545
9 Gordon Brand, Jnr  Scotland 514,625
10 Barry Lane  England 474,906

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Tour History". PGA European Tour. Archived from the original on 4 April 2010. Retrieved 21 June 2013. 

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