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Eduardo Romero

Residence:
   Cordoba, Argentina
Birthplace:
   Cordoba, Argentina
Turned Pro:
   1982
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 185
Birthdate:
   July 11, 1954
Age: 49
College:
   Cordoba, Argentina

Player Notes

Eduardo's Argentinian nickname is "El Gato" or "The Cat". . . When he needs help with his game he turns to his club professional father for advice. . . He has won numerous events on the South American Tour, including 14 wins in 1985. A month before his victory in the European Masters in 1994, Romero returned to Argentina to have a painful kidney stone removed. At the end of 1994 he tried for the second time to get his PGA Tour card in America and finished runner-up in the Q-School.

Career Victories

European Tour
8 - 1989 Lancome Trophy, 1990 Volvo Open Di Firenze, 1991 Spanish Open, French Open, 1994 Italian Open, European Masters, 2000 Canon European Masters, 2002 The Barclays Scottish Open

Other
1983, '92, '94, '95 & '97 Argentine PGA Championship, 1984 Chile Open, 1986 Chile Open, 1989 Argentine Open,

Career Summary

1990 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 22; in money - 19; top ten finishes - 8; stroke average 70.63 (ranked 9th); money œ200,616 (ranked 11th)...

1991 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 22; in money - 18; top ten finishes - 4; stroke average 71.26; money œ203,303 (ranked 17th)...

1992 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; in money - 18; top ten finishes - 12; stroke average 70.66 (ranked 12th); money œ199,506 (ranked 20th); best finish, T-3rd Trophee Lancome & Iberia Madrid Open...

1993 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 24; in money - 22; top ten finishes - 5; stroke average 71.33 (ranked 21st); money œ175,431 (ranked 28th); best finish 2nd Turespana Masters.

1994 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; in money - 17; top ten finishes - 3; stroke average 71.76 (ranked 42nd); money œ269,422 (ranked 14th); winning, Italian Open & European Masters.

1995 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 8; in money - 5; top ten finishes - 2; stroke average 71.35; money œ67,677 (ranked 91st); best finish T-4th, Canon European Masters.

1996 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 21; in money - 18; top ten finishes - 6; Scoring Average - 71.73 (ranked T-25th); money œ178,375 (ranked 28th); best finish 2nd, Moroccan Open.

1997 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 20; in money - 18; top ten finishes - 11; Scoring Average - 70.03 (ranked 4th); money œ290,470 (ranked 13th); best finish T-3rd, Turespana Masters & Peugeot Open de Espana.

1998 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 17; in money - 16; top ten finishes - 4; Scoring Average - 71.00 (ranked T-19th); money œ234,149 (ranked 21st); best finish T-2nd, Standard Life Loch Lomond & One 2 One British Masters.

1999 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 18; in money - 15; top-10 finishes - 5; stroke average 70.85 (ranked T7th); ›Eruo 369,795 or œ264,139 (ranked 29th); best finish T3rd, TNT Dutch Open.

2000 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; in money - 22; top-10 finishes - 7; stroke average 70.69 (ranked 8th); ›Eruo 816,440 or œ485,557 (ranked 16th); winner Canon European Masters.

2001 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 17; in money - 15; top-10 finishes - 2; stroke average 70.60 (ranked 24th); ›Eruo 274,679 or œ170,784 (ranked 73rd); best finish T7th, Benson and Hedges International Open.

2002 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 21; in money - 20; top-10 finishes - 7; stroke average 70.36 (ranked 5th); ›Eruo 1,811,330 or œ1,154,927 (ranked 5th); winner Barclays Scottish Open.

2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered: 4 / Rounds Played: 12 / Cuts made: 2 / Top-10 finishes: 0 / Best finish: T-36 at the American Express Championship / Earnings: $72,550 Rank (209th - unofficial)

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