Fredrik Andersson Hed

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Fredrik Andersson Hed
— Golfer —
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Personal information
Full name Fredrik Andersson Hed
Born (1972-01-20) 20 January 1972 (age 42)
Halmstad, Sweden
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Nationality  Sweden
Residence Halmstad, Sweden
Spouse Anna (m.2004)
Children Viggo (b. 2005), Molly (b. 2008)
Career
Turned professional 1992
Current tour(s) European Tour
Professional wins 3
Number of wins by tour
European Tour 1
Challenge Tour 2
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open DNP
The Open Championship T50: 2002
PGA Championship T62: 2010

Fredrik Andersson Hed (born 20 January 1972) is a Swedish golfer.

Andersson Hed was born in Halmstad. He turned professional in 1992. He has had two victories on the Challenge Tour but found success hard to come by on the main European Tour, where he had to return to qualifying school on numerous occasions. He was known as Fredrik Andersson until his marriage in 2004 when he added his wife's surname.

Andersson Hed won his first European Tour title at the BMW Italian Open in 2010 on his 245th attempt.[1]

His best year on the European Tour to date has been 2010, when he finished 22nd on the Order of Merit.

Amateur wins (2)[edit]

  • 1989 Swedish Junior Championship
  • 1990 European Young Masters

Professional wins (3)[edit]

European Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner-up
1 9 May 2010 BMW Italian Open −16 (70-66-63-73=272) 2 strokes England David Horsey

Challenge Tour wins (2)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner-up
1 8 Aug 1993 Toyota PGA Championship −6 (67-71-69=207) 2 strokes Sweden Rikard Strångert (am)
2 15 Oct 2000 Le Touquet Challenge de France −11 (71-68-68-70=277) Playoff Spain Carlos Rodiles

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Masters Tournament DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
U.S. Open DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
The Open Championship CUT DNP DNP DNP DNP
PGA Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
Tournament 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Masters Tournament DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
U.S. Open DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
The Open Championship DNP DNP T50 DNP DNP DNP DNP T69 DNP T65
PGA Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
Tournament 2010 2011
Masters Tournament DNP DNP
U.S. Open DNP DNP
The Open Championship T68 T57
PGA Championship T62 CUT

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

Team appearances[edit]

Amateur

Professional

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Andersson Hed's 73 enough in Italy". ESPN (Turin, Italy). Associated Press. 9 May 2010. Retrieved 2010-05-10. 

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