Marie-Laure de Lorenzi

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Marie-Laure de Lorenzi
Personal information
Born (1961-01-21) 21 January 1961 (age 58)
Biarritz, France
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Nationality France
ResidenceBarcelona, Spain
Turned professional1986
Former tour(s)Ladies European Tour (1987–2004)
Professional wins21
Number of wins by tour
Ladies European Tour19 (3rd all-time)
Best results in LPGA major championships
ANA InspirationT48: 1989
Women's PGA C'shipDNP
U.S. Women's OpenT11: 1989
du Maurier ClassicDNP
Women's British OpenDNP
Achievements and awards
Ladies European Tour
Order of Merit
1988, 1989

Marie-Laure de Lorenzi (born 21 January 1961, in Biarritz) is a French professional golfer. She is also known by her married name Marie-Laure Taya, and competed using that name until midway through 1989 when she reverted to her maiden name.[1]

De Lorenzi joined the Ladies European Tour in 1987 and is now a life member of the tour, having accumulated 19 tournament victories on it. She played for Europe in the first Solheim Cup, which took place in 1990, and was also a member of the European team in 1996 and 1998. She was assistant captain of the European Solheim Cup team in 2007. She retired from tournament golf in 2004.

Professional wins (21)[edit]

Ladies European Tour wins (19)[edit]

Other wins (2)[edit]

Team appearances[edit]



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  1. ^ Johnson, Bill (29 June 1989). "Taya can make a name for herself". The Herald (Glasgow). p. 27. Retrieved 2010-03-06.

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