Georgia Hall

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Georgia Hall
2013 Women's British Open - Georgia Hall (1).jpg
Personal information
Full nameGeorgia Kelly Hall
Born (1996-04-12) 12 April 1996 (age 22)
Bournemouth, England
Nationality England
Career
Turned professional2014
Current tour(s)Ladies European Tour
LPGA Tour
Professional wins3
Number of wins by tour
LPGA Tour1
Ladies European Tour1
ALPG Tour1
Other1
Best results in LPGA major championships
(wins: 1)
ANA InspirationCUT: 2013, 2018
Women's PGA C'shipT40: 2018
U.S. Women's OpenT34: 2018
Women's British OpenWon: 2018
Evian ChampionshipT10: 2017
Achievements and awards
Ladies European Tour
Order of Merit
2017, 2018
Ladies European Tour
Player of the Year
2017, 2018

Georgia Kelly Hall (born 12 April 1996) is an English professional golfer who plays on the Ladies European Tour.[1] She had a successful amateur career winning the 2013 British Ladies Amateur Golf Championship. Turning professional in July 2014 she had an early success, winning the Open Generali de Strasbourg on the LET Access Series. In early 2016 she won the Oates Victorian Open on the ALPG Tour. She won her first major championship at the 2018 Women's British Open.

Hall earned her 2018 LPGA Tour card through qualifying school.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Hall's father, Wayne, acted as caddie for her during the 2018 Women's British Open.[3]

Amateur wins[edit]

Georgia began her golfing career at LeAF Studio School, having won two gold medals at the Youth Olympics in Australia. [4]

Professional wins (3)[edit]

LPGA Tour wins (1)[edit]

Legend
Major championships (1)
Other LPGA Tour (0)
No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin
of victory
Runner-up
1 5 Aug 2018 Ricoh Women's British Open −17 (67-68-69-67=271) 2 strokes Thailand Pornanong Phatlum

Ladies European Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin
of victory
Runner-up
1 5 Aug 2018 Ricoh Women's British Open −17 (67-68-69-67=271) 2 strokes Thailand Pornanong Phatlum

ALPG Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning
score
To par Margin
of victory
Runners-up
1 7 Feb 2016 Oates Victorian Open 69-70-71-71=281 −11 1 stroke Denmark Nanna Madsen, Norway Marianne Skarpnord

LET Access Series (1)[edit]

  • 2014 Open Generali de Strasbourg

Major championships[edit]

Wins (1)[edit]

Year Championship 54 holes Winning score Margin Runner-up
2018 Ricoh Women's British Open 1 shot deficit −17 (67-68-69-67=271) 2 strokes Thailand Pornanong Phatlum

Results timeline[edit]

Results not in chronological order before 2018.

Tournament 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
ANA Inspiration CUT DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT
U.S. Women's Open DNP DNP CUT DNP T51 T34
Women's PGA Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP T46 T40
Women's British Open T42TLA T29 CUT CUT T3 1
The Evian Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP T10 T16

LA = Low amateur
DNP = did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied
Green background for wins, yellow for top-10 finish.

Summary[edit]

Tournament Wins 2nd 3rd Top-5 Top-10 Top-25 Events Cuts made
ANA Inspiration 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
U.S. Women's Open 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2
Women's PGA Championship 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
Women's British Open 1 0 1 2 2 2 6 4
The Evian Championship 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 2
Totals 1 0 1 2 3 4 15 10
  • Most consecutive cuts made – 4 (twice, current)
  • Longest streak of top-10s – 2 (2017 British Open – 2017 Evian)

Team appearances[edit]

Amateur

Professional

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Player". 28 October 2014. Retrieved 6 August 2018.
  2. ^ "Who Earned Their LPGA Tour Card for 2018?". LPGA. 3 December 2017.
  3. ^ "Women's British Open goes to a Brit: Georgia Hall wins first major title". Boston Globe. Associated Press. August 5, 2018.
  4. ^ "LeAF Studio: why we love our school". Bournemouth Echo. Retrieved 6 August 2018.

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