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The 1982 Senior PGA Tour was the third season since the Senior PGA Tour officially began in 1980 (it was renamed the Champions Tour in 2003 and PGA Tour Champions in 2016). The season consisted of 11 official money events with purses totalling $1,597,500, including two majors. Miller Barber won the most tournaments, three. The tournament results, leaders, and award winners are listed below.

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Tournament resultsEdit

The following table shows all the official money events for the 1982 season. "Date" is the ending date of the tournament. The numbers in parentheses after the winners' names are the number of wins they had on the tour up to and including that event. Senior majors are shown in bold.

Date Tournament Location Purse ($) Winner Score 1st prize ($)
Apr 4 Michelob Senior Classic Florida 125,000   Don January (4) 278 (−10) 20,000
Jun 13 Marlboro Classic Massachusetts 150,000   Arnold Palmer (3) 276 (−8) 25,000
Jun 27 Peter Jackson Champions Canada 200,000   Bob Goalby (2) 273 (−15) 32,500
Jul 11 U.S. Senior Open Oregon 150,000   Miller Barber (4) 282 (−2) 28,648
Aug 15 Denver Post Champions of Golf Colorado 150,000   Arnold Palmer (4) 275 (−5) 25,000
Aug 22 Greater Syracuse Senior's Pro Golf Classic New York 150,000   Bill Collins (1) 285 (+1) 25,000
Aug 28 Shootout at Jeremy Ranch Utah 150,000   Billy Casper (1) 279 (−9) 25,000
Sep 19 Merrill Lynch/Golf Digest Commemorative Pro-Am Rhode Island 125,000   Billy Casper (2) 206 (−10) 22,500
Oct 17 Suntree Classic Florida 135,000   Miller Barber (5) 264 (−24) 22,500
Oct 24 Hilton Head Seniors International South Carolina 112,500   Miller Barber (6)
  Dan Sikes (1)
138 (−6) 15,000
Dec 5 PGA Seniors' Championship Florida 150,000   Don January (5) 288 (E) 25,000

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LeadersEdit

Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Events Wins
1 Miller Barber   United States 106,890 10 3
2 Don January   United States 99,508 8 2
3 Bob Goalby   United States 94,540 10 1
4 Arnold Palmer   United States 73,848 7 2
5 Billy Casper   United States 71,979 8 2

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AwardsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2014 Champions Tour Media Guide: Section 5: All-Time Records" (PDF). PGA Tour. p. 21. Retrieved April 1, 2014.
  2. ^ "Money Leaders – 1982 Senior PGA Tour". PGA Tour. Retrieved April 1, 2014.

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