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Jose Canizares

  • Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
  • Residence: Malaga, Spain
  • Birthdate: 2/18/1947
  • Age: 61 Ht.:5'-11"
  • Turned Pro: 1967

Player Notes

Began playing the game after working as a caddie as a youngster in Madrid. Played on 1981, '83, '85 and '89 Ryder Cup Teams.

Career Victories

European Tour
7 - 1972 Lancia D'Oro, 1980 Avis-Jersey Open, Bob Hope British Classic, 1981 Italian Open, 1983 Bob Hope British Classic, 1990 Benson & Hedges Mixed Team with Tania Abitbol and 1992 Roma Masters

Career Summary

Champions Tour Victories: 1 - 2001 Toshiba Senior Classic Champions Tour Playoff Record: 1-3 1990 PGA European Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 19; in money - 16; Top-10 finishes -3; scoring average - 71.51 (ranked 28th); money - £112,752 (ranked 46th); best finish, 3rd Panasonic European Open... 1991 PGA European Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 21; in money - 18; Top-10 finishes -0; scoring average - 72.56 (ranked T63rd); money - £45,980 (ranked 86th); best finish, T-12 Open De Baleares. 1992 PGA European Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 23; in money - 16; Top-10 finishes -6; scoring average - 71.39 (ranked 27th); money - £149,860 (ranked 37th); Winner, Roma Masters. 1993 PGA European Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 20; in money - 8; Top-10 finishes -1; scoring average - 72.38 (ranked 70th); money - £64,452 (ranked 78th); best finish -3rd Murphy's English Open. 1994 PGA European Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 19; in money - 7; Top-10 finishes -2; scoring average - 72.50 ; money - £37,901; best finish -3rd, Extremadura Open. 1995 PGA European Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 18; in money - 12; Top-10 finishes -0; scoring average - 72.53; money - £43,291; best finish -T-12th, Volvo PGA Championship. 1996 PGA European Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 17; in money - 7; Top-10 finishes -0; scoring average - 72.65; money - £32,189; best finish -T-14th, Moroccan Open. 1997 Champions Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 7; Top-10 finishes - 4; scoring average - 71.09; money - $202,908; best finish -3rd at Northville Long Island Classic. 1997 Champions Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 31; Top-10 finishes - 12; scoring average - 70.60 (ranked 8th) ; money - $1,025,425 (ranked 11th); best finish -2nd, Bell Atlantic Classic. 1999 Champions Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 33; Top-10 finishes - 14; scoring average - 70.22 (ranked 7th) ; money - $1,087,284 (ranked 10th); best finish -2nd, Southwestern Bell Dominion. 2000 Champions Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 33; Top-10 finishes - 10; scoring average - 70.04 (ranked 10th) ; money - $1,155,939 (ranked 12th); best finish -2nd, ACE Group Classic. 2001 Champions Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 30; Top-10 finishes - 12; scoring average - 70.75 (ranked 17th); money - $1,191,094 (ranked 14th); Winner, Toshiba Senior Classic. 2002 Champions Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 30; Top-10 finishes - 5; scoring average - 71.19 (ranked 30th); money - $635,503 (ranked 33rd); best finish, T-4th Audi Senior Classic. Was troubled by a sore left shoulder for the majority of the season. 2003 Champions Tour Summary: Tournaments entered -27; top-10 finishes -5; scoring average - 71.17 (ranked 39th); money - $680,895 (ranked 30th); best finish - 2nd Music City Championship at Gaylord Opryland. 2004 Champions Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 26; top-10 finishes - 6; scoring average - 71.11 (ranked 25th); money - $905,989 (ranked 20th); best finish - 2nd FORD SENIOR PLAYERS Championship. 2005 Champions Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 17; top-10 finishes - 0; scoring average - 71.82 (ranked 47th); money - $163,060 (ranked 71st); best finish - T-2nd Administaff Small Business Classic. 2006 Champions Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 14; top-10 finishes - 1; scoring average - 73.20 (ranked 72nd); money - $109,348 (ranked 80th); best finish - T8th Toshiba Classic. 2007 Champions Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 4; top-10 finishes -0; scoring average - 74.08 (ranked N/A); money - $20,348 (ranked 129th); best finish - T-24th Allianz Championship. Played in two European Senior Tour events, T49th European Senior Masters and 23rd in OKI Castellon Open de Espana Senior.

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