Peter Whiteford

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Peter Whiteford
Peter Whiteford KLM Open 2010.JPG
Personal information
Full name Peter William Whiteford
Born (1980-08-03) 3 August 1980 (age 36)
Kirkcaldy, Scotland
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight 160 lb (73 kg; 11 st)
Nationality  Scotland
Spouse Gabriella
Career
Turned professional 2002
Current tour(s) Challenge Tour
Former tour(s) European Tour
Professional wins 5
Number of wins by tour
Challenge Tour 3
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open DNP
The Open Championship CUT: 2011
PGA Championship DNP

Peter William Whiteford (born 3 August 1980) is a Scottish professional golfer.

Whiteford was born in Kirkcaldy. He turned professional in 2002.

Whiteford won twice on PGA EuroPro Tour from 2002 to 2003 and has played on the Challenge and European Tours since then. He won twice on the Challenge Tour in 2007 and once in 2009. Since 2010 he has established himself on the European Tour.

Amateur wins (1)[edit]

  • 1996 Scottish Boys Under 16 Stroke Play Championship

Professional wins (5)[edit]

Challenge Tour wins (3)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner-up
1 30 Sep 2007 The Dutch Futures −13 (69-70-63-73=275) 2 strokes France François Delamontagne
2 14 Oct 2007 doc Salbe PGA European Challenge −22 (66-66-68-66=266) 4 strokes Scotland Richie Ramsay
3 31 Oct 2009 Apulia San Domenico Grand Final −5 (70-73-69-67=279) Playoff Australia Andrew Tampion

Other wins (2)[edit]

  • 2002 Castletown Links (PGA EuroPro Tour)
  • 2003 Oitavos Golfe (PGA EuroPro Tour)

Playoff record[edit]

European Tour playoff record (0–1)

No. Year Tournament Opponents Result
1 2013 Ballantine's Championship Australia Marcus Fraser, Australia Brett Rumford Rumford won with eagle on first extra hole

Equipment[edit]

  • Irons - Mizuno MP-68 3-PW, Dynamic Gold X100
  • Utility - Mizuno MP-Fli Hi 18deg
  • Wedges - Mizuno MPT-10 White Satin 52, 58

See also[edit]

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