|— Golfer —|
Wessberg at the 2010 Women's British Open
|Full name||Linda Maria Wessberg|
13 June 1980 |
|Height||5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
|College||Oklahoma State University|
|Current tour(s)||LET (joined 2004)|
|Former tour(s)||LPGA Tour (2007-2009)|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Ladies European Tour||3|
|Best results in LPGA major championships
|ANA Inspiration||CUT: 2007, 2008|
|Women's PGA C'ship||T46: 2007|
|U.S. Women's Open||57th: 2008|
|Women's British Open||T7: 2007|
Linda Maria Wessberg (born 13 June 1980 in Gothenburg, Sweden) is a Swedish professional golfer who divides her time between the Ladies European Tour and the LPGA Tour. She played college golf in the United States and was the 2001 Swedish Junior Champion. She turned professional in 2003 and was the year's player of the year on her home country's domestic tour, the Telia Tour. She finished ninth on the Ladies European Tour Order of Merit and was runner-up to Minea Blomqvist for the Rookie of the Year title. Her first two Ladies European Tour wins came at the 2006 Wales Ladies Championship of Europe and the 2007 Vediorbis Open de France Dames. She was a captain's pick for the 2007 European Solheim Cup team.
Professional wins (3)
Ladies European Tour (3)
- 2006 (1) Wales Ladies Championship of Europe
- 2007 (1) Vediorbis Open de France Dames
- 2009 (1) Austrian Ladies Open
Solheim Cup record
|2007||2||1-0-1||1-0-0 def C. Kerr||0-0-1 halved w/M. Hjorth||1.5||75%|
Notes and references
- "Wessberg claims maiden victory in Wales". LET (Ladies European Tour). 2006-08-20. Retrieved 2007-10-05.
- "Wessberg wins French Open". LET (Ladies European Tour). 2007-06-24. Retrieved 2007-10-05.
- "Alfredsson picks Hjorth, Tinning and Wessberg". LET (Ladies European Tour). 2007-08-21. Retrieved 2007-08-21.
- Ian Carter (2007-08-21). "Iain Carter's Clubhouse". BBC Sports. Retrieved 2007-08-21.