Gareth Wright

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Gareth Wright
Personal information
Born (1981-11-20) 20 November 1981 (age 36)
London, England
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 187 lb (85 kg; 13.4 st)
Nationality  Wales
Residence West Linton, Scotland
Career
Turned professional 2005
Former tour(s) Challenge Tour
Professional wins 4
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open DNP
The Open Championship T71: 2013
PGA Championship DNP

Gareth Wright (born 20 November 1981) is a Welsh professional golfer who made the cut at the 2013 Open Championship, one of only two Welshmen to make the cut (the other being Jamie Donaldson).[1] He had secured his place in the 2013 Open through a playoff in final qualifying.[2] As an amateur Wright represented Wales in the Eisenhower Trophy.[3] Wright is now a club pro and in 2012 won the British Club Pros' Championship.[3]

Professional wins (4)[edit]

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 2013
Masters Tournament
U.S. Open
The Open Championship T71
PGA Championship
  Did not play

CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied

Team appearances[edit]

Amateur

Professional

  • PGA Cup (representing Great Britain and Ireland): 2013 (tie), 2015 (winners)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Open: Two Welsh golfers make Muirfield cut". Wales Online. 19 July 2013. Retrieved 25 April 2016. 
  2. ^ "The Open 2013: Kilted Welshman Gareth Wright has warning for golf's superstars". Wales Online. 14 July 2013. Retrieved 25 April 2016. 
  3. ^ a b "Golf Open Championship: Gareth Wright gears up". Edinburgh Evening News. 11 July 2013. Retrieved 25 April 2016. 

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