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The 1990 PGA Tour season was played from January 4 to October 28. The season consisted of 44 official money events. Wayne Levi won the most tournaments, four, and there were 10 first-time winners. The tournament results, leaders, and award winners are listed below.

Tournament resultsEdit

The following table shows all the official money events for the 1990 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. Majors are shown in bold.

Date Tournament Location Winner Score Purse ($) 1st prize ($)
Jan 7 MONY Tournament of Champions California   Paul Azinger (6) 272 (−16) 750,000 135,000
Jan 14 Northern Telecom Tucson Open Arizona   Robert Gamez (1) 270 (−18) 900,000 162,000
Jan 21 Bob Hope Chrysler Classic California   Peter Jacobsen (4) 339 (−21) 1,000,000 180,000
Jan 28 Phoenix Open Arizona   Tommy Armour III (1) 267 (−17) 900,000 162,000
Feb 4 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am California   Mark O'Meara (5) 281 (−7) 1,000,000 180,000
Feb 11 Hawaiian Open Hawaii   David Ishii (1) 279 (−9) 1,000,000 180,000
Feb 18 Shearson Lehman Hutton Open California   Dan Forsman (3) 275 (−13) 900,000 162,000
Feb 25 Nissan Los Angeles Open California   Fred Couples (4) 266 (−18) 1,000,000 180,000
Mar 4 Doral-Ryder Open Florida   Greg Norman (9) 273 (−15) 1,400,000 252,000
Mar 11 Honda Classic Florida   John Huston (1) 282 (−6) 1,000,000 180,000
Mar 18 The Players Championship Florida   Jodie Mudd (3) 278 (−10) 1,500,000 270,000
Mar 25 Nestle Invitational Florida   Robert Gamez (2) 274 (−14) 900,000 162,000
Apr 1 Independent Insurance Agent Open Texas   Tony Sills (1) 204 (−12) 1,000,000 180,000
Apr 8 Masters Tournament Georgia   Nick Faldo (4) 278 (−10) 1,250,000 225,000
Apr 15 MCI Heritage Golf Classic South Carolina   Payne Stewart (6) 276 (−8) 1,000,000 180,000
Apr 22 KMart Greater Greensboro Open North Carolina   Steve Elkington (1) 282 (−6) 1,250,000 225,000
Apr 29 USF&G Classic Louisiana   David Frost (4) 276 (−12) 1,000,000 180,000
May 6 GTE Byron Nelson Golf Classic Texas   Payne Stewart (7) 202 (−8) 1,000,000 180,000
May 13 Memorial Tournament Ohio   Greg Norman (10) 216 (E) 1,000,000 180,000
May 20 Southwestern Bell Colonial Texas   Ben Crenshaw (15) 272 (−8) 1,000,000 180,000
May 27 BellSouth Atlanta Golf Classic Georgia   Wayne Levi (9) 275 (−13) 1,000,000 180,000
Jun 3 Kemper Open Maryland   Gil Morgan (7) 274 (−10) 1,000,000 180,000
Jun 10 Centel Western Open Illinois   Wayne Levi (10) 275 (−13) 1,000,000 180,000
Jun 18 U.S. Open Illinois   Hale Irwin (18) 280 (−8) 1,200,000 220,000
Jun 24 Buick Classic New York   Hale Irwin (19) 269 (−15) 1,000,000 180,000
Jul 1 Canon Greater Hartford Open Connecticut   Wayne Levi (11) 267 (−13) 1,000,000 180,000
Jul 8 Anheuser-Busch Golf Classic Virginia   Lanny Wadkins (19) 266 (−18) 1,000,000 180,000
Jul 15 Bank of Boston Classic Massachusetts   Morris Hatalsky (4) 275 (−9) 900,000 162,000
Jul 22 British Open Scotland   Nick Faldo (5) 270 (−18) 825,000 153,850
Jul 29 Buick Open Michigan   Chip Beck (3) 272 (−16) 1,000,000 180,000
Aug 5 Federal Express St. Jude Classic Tennessee   Tom Kite (14) 269 (−15) 1,000,000 180,000
Aug 12 PGA Championship Alabama   Wayne Grady (2) 282 (−6) 1,350,000 225,000
Aug 19 The International Colorado   Davis Love III (2) 14 (Stableford) 1,000,000 180,000
Aug 26 NEC World Series of Golf Ohio   José María Olazábal (1) 262 (−18) 1,100,000 198,000
Aug 26 Chattanooga Classic Tennessee   Peter Persons (1) 260 (−20) 600,000 108,000
Sep 1 Greater Milwaukee Open Wisconsin   Jim Gallagher, Jr. (1) 271 (−17) 900,000 162,000
Sep 9 Hardee's Golf Classic Illinois   Joey Sindelar (6) 268 (−12) 1,000,000 180,000
Sep 16 Canadian Open Canada   Wayne Levi (12) 278 (−10) 1,000,000 180,000
Sep 23 B.C. Open New York   Nolan Henke (1) 268 (−16) 700,000 126,000
Sep 30 Buick Southern Open Georgia   Kenny Knox (3) 265 (−15) 600,000 108,000
Oct 7 H.E.B. Texas Open Texas   Mark O'Meara (6) 261 (−19) 800,000 144,000
Oct 14 Las Vegas Invitational Nevada   Bob Tway (6) 334 (−26) 1,300,000 234,000
Oct 20 Walt Disney World/Oldsmobile Classic Florida   Tim Simpson (4) 264 (−24) 1,000,000 180,000
Oct 28 Nabisco Championship Texas   Jodie Mudd (4) 273 (−11) 2,500,000 450,000

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LeadersEdit

Scoring Average leaders

Rank Player Country Average
1 Greg Norman   Australia 69.10
2 Larry Mize   United States 69.49
3 Tim Simpson   United States 69.73
4 Hale Irwin   United States 69.76
5 Paul Azinger   United States 69.88

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Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Events Wins
1 Greg Norman   Australia 1,165,477 17 2
2 Wayne Levi   United States 1,024,647 23 4
3 Payne Stewart   United States 976,281 26 2
4 Paul Azinger   United States 944,731 26 1
5 Jodie Mudd   United States 911,746 23 2

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Career Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Wins
1 Tom Kite   United States 6,258,893 14
2 Tom Watson   United States 5,374,232 37
3 Curtis Strange   United States 5,292,892 17
4 Jack Nicklaus   United States 5,170,465 73
5 Lanny Wadkins   United States 4,614,381 19

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AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1990 Schedule". PGA Tour.
  2. ^ "Scoring Average – 1990". PGA Tour.
  3. ^ "Money Leaders – 1990". PGA Tour.
  4. ^ "Career Money Leaders – 1990". PGA Tour.

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