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Niclas Fasth

Residence:
   Monaco
Birthplace:
   Gothenburg, Sweden
Turned Pro:
   1993
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 170
Birthdate:
   April 28, 1972
Age: 31
College:
   Gothenburg, Sweden

Player Notes

A three-time winner on the Challenge Tour in 1993 and member of the European Tour since 1994, he played both the European Tour and the PGA Tour in 1998. Admitted it was a mistake because he spent too much time on a plane. . . Came close to becoming the first player to win the European Tour Qualifying school finals twice. He won it in 1996 and finished second in 1999. . . .Member of the 2002 European Ryder Cup Team.

Career Victories

European Tour
1 - 2000 Madeira Island Open

Career Summary

1995 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 24; in money - 9; top-10 finishes - 1; stroke average 72.81 ; Euro;�141,782 & �101,273 (ranked 56th); best finish T2nd, German Open.

1996 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 22; in money - 10; top-10 finishes - 0; stroke average 72.59; Euro;�70,346 & �50,247 (ranked 118th); best finish T11th, Oki Pro-Am.

1997 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 24; in money - 16; top-10 finishes - 2; stroke average 71.19 (ranked T30th); Euro;�223,118 & �159,370 (ranked 36th); best finish T2nd, Chemapol Trophy Czech Open.

1998 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 11; in money - 1; top-10 finishes - 0; stroke average 74.78 ; Euro�6,988 & �4,992 (ranked 196th); best finish T46th, Murphy's Irish Open.

1998 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 15; in money - 3; top-10 finishes - 0; stroke average 73.26; money $20,360 (ranked 245th); best finish T41st CVS Charity Classic.

1999 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 3, T13th Madeira Island Open, T8th Estoril Open & 82nd Volvo Scandinavian Masters

2000 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 22; in money - 15; top-10 finishes - 3; stroke average 71.72 (ranked 56th);�Eruo322,757 or �191,952 (ranked 45th); winner Madeira Island Open.

2001 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; in money - 19; top-10 finishes - 6; stroke average 70.27 (ranked 13th);�Eruo1,224,588 or �761,398 (ranked 10th); best finish, 2nd British Open 7 T2nd at Murphy's Irish Open

2001 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered: 3 / Rounds Played: 12 / Cuts made: 3 / Top-10 finishes: 1; Best finish: T-2nd at the British Open; Earnings: $610,417 Rank (85th-unofficial).

2002 Notes
Lost his 3rd round match to Paul Azinger on the 20th hole at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship.

2002 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; in money - 22; top-10 finishes - 5; stroke average 70.99 (ranked 24th);�Eruo1,982,849 or �626,677 (ranked 17th); best finish, 2nd Dubai Desert Classic & T2nd at Murphy's Irish Open.

2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered: 9 / Rounds Played: 26 / Cuts made: 6 / Top-10 finishes: 1 / Best finish: T-9 at the Accenture Match Play Championship / Earnings: $272,378 Rank (162nd - unofficial)

2002 Stats
Scoring - 71.59 / (N/A); Driving Distance - 281.1 / (N/A); Driving Accuracy - 65.6% / (N/A); GIR - 61.9% / (N/A); Putting - 1.824 / (N/A); Birdie Average - 2.81 per rd / (N/A) / Total Birdies - 73; Sand Saves - 46.2% / (N/A); All-Around Rank - / (N/A)

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