Sicilian Open

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Sicilian Open
Tournament information
Location Sicily, Italy
Established 2011
Course(s) Verdura Golf & Spa Resort
Par 72
Length 7,375 yards (6,744 m)
Tour(s) European Tour
Format Stroke play
Prize fund 1,000,000
Month played May
Tournament record score
Aggregate 272 Raphaël Jacquelin (2011)
To par −15 Thorbjørn Olesen (2012)
Current champion
Denmark Thorbjørn Olesen

The Sicilian Open is a European Tour men's professional golf tournament. It was played for the first time in 2011. The event was held in Sicily at the Donnafugata Golf Resort & Spa. In 2012 the event was held at Verdura Golf & Spa Resort on a links-style course running up to the coastline. After a four-year hiatus, the tournament returned to the European Tour schedule in 2017 at Verdura, with Rocco Forte Hotels the title sponsor.


Year Winner Country Score To par Margin of
The Rocco Forte Open
Sicilian Open
2013–16: No tournament
2012 Thorbjørn Olesen  Denmark 273 −15 1 stroke England Chris Wood
2011 Raphaël Jacquelin  France 272 −12 1 stroke England Anthony Wall

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