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ANGEL CABRERA

Player Data
  • Eligibility Code: 11
  • Birthplace: Cordoba, Argentina
  • Residence: Cordoba, Argentina
  • Birthdate: September 12, 1969
  • Age: 35
  • Turned Pro: 1990
Player Notes

Has a lot to thank of fellow countryman Eduardo Romero who lived two blocks away from Cabrera and encouraged him to take up the game at the age of 15. When Cabrera failed in three attempts to get his European Tour card, Romero underwrote Cabrera's expenses in 1995. . . Has the nickname "Pato".

Career Victories

European Tour
3 - 2001 Open De Argentina, 2002 Benson & Hedges International Open, 2005 BMW Championship

Other
1995 Paraguay Open, 1996 Volvo Masters Of Latin America, 2002 Argentina Open, Argentine PGA Championship (tied)

Career Summary

1996 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 19; in money - 14; Top-10 finishes - 1; scoring average - 71.78 (ranked T-31st); money ?138,702 or 132,274 (ranked 72nd); best finish 2nd, Oki Pro-Am.

1997 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; in money - 12; Top-10 finishes - 4; scoring average - 71.19 (ranked T-30th); money ?217,602 or 155,430 (ranked 38th); best finish 3rd, Dutch Open.

1998 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 20; in money - 15; Top-10 finishes - 3; scoring average - 71.64 (ranked 49th); money?211,109 or 150,792 (ranked 45th); best finish T-4th, BMW International Open.

1999 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; in money - 21; Top-10 finishes - 7; scoring average - 70.92 (ranked 11th); money ?622,852 or 444,894 (ranked 10th); best finish 2nd, Murphy's Irish Open and T2nd at Benson and Hedges International Open.

2000 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 26; in money - 22; Top-10 finishes - 7; scoring average - 70.88 (ranked T12th); money ?934,349 or 555,681 (ranked 14th); best finish 2nd, Smurfit European Open.

2000 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 6; rounds played - 16 ; in money - 4; top-10 finishes - 0; money $159,506 (ranked 188th - unofficial); best finish T17th at the American Express Championship

2000 Stats
Scoring - 71.08 / (n/a); driving distance - 288.6 / (n/a); driving accuracy -56.6% / (n/a); GIR - 62.7% / (n/a); putting - 1.835 / (n/a); birdie average - 3.13 per rd / (n/a) / total birdies - 50; sand saves - 27.3% / (n/a); scrambling - 50.0% / (n/a); all-around rank - / (n/a)

2001 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 19; in money - 17; Top-10 finishes - 8; scoring average - 69.95 (ranked 8th); money ?1,183,350 or 735,758 (ranked 11th); winner Open de Argentina

2001 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 8; rounds played - 24 ; in money - 6; top-10 finishes - 2; money $337,104 (ranked 150th-unofficial); best finish T7th at the U.S. Open.

2002 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 17; in money - 16; Top-10 finishes - 7; scoring average - 70.93 (ranked T17th); money ?1,128,913 or 719,810 (ranked 11th); winner Benson and Hedges International Open.

2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered -13; rounds played - 46 ; in money - 12; top-10 finishes - 4; money $750,446 (ranked 93rd-unofficial); best finish T5th at the Genuity Championship.

2003 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 15; in money - 11; Top-10 finishes - 2; scoring average - 71.63 (ranked 89th); money ?463,541 or 323,185 (ranked 53rd); Best finish, T7th, Benson and Hedges International.

2003 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 14; Rounds Played - 38; in money - 8; top -10 Finishes - 0; money $372,525 Rank (145th); Best finish: T-15th at the Masters.

2004 PGA European Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 16; in money - 15; Top-10 finishes - 6; scoring average - 70.51 (ranked 9th); money ?1,445,184 or 999,381 (ranked 11th); Best finish, 2nd Volvo PGA Championship, T2nd The Daily Telegraph Damovo British Masters

2004 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 8; Rounds Played - 26; in money - 5; top -10 Finishes - 1; money $604,389 Rank (129 - Unofficial); Best finish: T4th, NEC Invitational.

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