David Gilford

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David Gilford
— Golfer —
Personal information
Full name David Gilford
Born (1965-09-14) 14 September 1965 (age 49)
Crewe, Cheshire, England
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Nationality  England
Residence Market Drayton, Shropshire, England
Spouse Donna (m.1998)
Children Joseph, Benjamin (twins, b. 2004)
Career
Turned professional 1986
Professional wins 6
Number of wins by tour
European Tour 6
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament T24: 1995
U.S. Open T60: 1996
The Open Championship T32: 1996
PGA Championship T44: 1994

David Gilford (born 14 September 1965) is an English professional golfer.

Gilford was born in Crewe. He won the English Amateur in 1984 and turned professional in 1986.

Gilford has six wins on the European Tour, all of which came between 1991 and 1994. He finished in the top ten of the European Tour Order of Merit twice, placing 9th in 1991 and 7th in 1994. He played in the Ryder Cup in 1991 and 1995.

Amateur wins[edit]

  • 1981 English Boys Stroke Play Championship
  • 1984 English Amateur Championship
  • 1986 British Youths Amateur Open Championship

European Tour wins (6)[edit]

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
Masters Tournament DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP T24 CUT
U.S. Open DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT DNP CUT T60
The Open Championship CUT DNP CUT DNP CUT CUT DNP DNP T80 CUT CUT T38 T58 T32
PGA Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT DNP T44 DNP DNP

DNP = Did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied
Yellow background for top-10.

Summary[edit]

Tournament Wins 2nd 3rd Top-5 Top-10 Top-25 Events Cuts made
Masters Tournament 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1
U.S. Open 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
The Open Championship 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 4
PGA Championship 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
Totals 0 0 0 0 0 1 17 7
  • Most consecutive cuts made – 3 (1994 Open Championship – 1995 Masters)
  • Longest streak of top-10s – 0

Team appearances[edit]

Amateur

Professional

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