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The 1991 PGA Tour season was played from January 3 to November 3. The season consisted of 44 official money events. Billy Andrade, Mark Brooks, Fred Couples, Andrew Magee, Corey Pavin, Nick Price, Tom Purtzer, and Ian Woosnam won the most tournaments, two, and there were 14 first-time winners. 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 1991 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 6 Infiniti Tournament of Champions California   Tom Kite (15) 272 (−16) 800,000 144,000
Jan 13 Northern Telecom Open Arizona   Phil Mickelson (amateur,1) 272 (−16) 1,000,000 180,000
Jan 20 United Hawaiian Open Hawaii   Lanny Wadkins (20) 270 (−18) 1,100,000 198,000
Jan 27 Phoenix Open Arizona   Nolan Henke (2) 268 (−16) 1,000,000 180,000
Feb 3 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am California   Paul Azinger (7) 274 (−14) 1,100,000 198,000
Feb 10 Bob Hope Chrysler Classic California   Corey Pavin (8) 331 (−29) 1,100,000 198,000
Feb 17 Shearson Lehman Brothers Open California   Jay Don Blake (1) 268 (−20) 1,000,000 180,000
Feb 24 Nissan Los Angeles Open California   Ted Schulz (2) 272 (−12) 1,000,000 180,000
Mar 4 Doral-Ryder Open Florida   Rocco Mediate (1) 276 (−12) 1,400,000 252,000
Mar 10 Honda Classic Florida   Steve Pate (4) 279 (−9) 1,000,000 180,000
Mar 17 Nestle Invitational Florida   Andrew Magee (2) 203 (−13) 1,000,000 180,000
Mar 24 USF&G Classic Louisiana   Ian Woosnam (1) 275 (−13) 1,000,000 180,000
Mar 31 The Players Championship Florida   Steve Elkington (2) 276 (−12) 1,600,000 288,000
Apr 14 Masters Tournament Georgia   Ian Woosnam (2) 277 (−11) 1,350,000 243,000
Apr 21 MCI Heritage Golf Classic South Carolina   Davis Love III (3) 271 (−13) 1,000,000 180,000
Apr 28 KMart Greater Greensboro Open North Carolina   Mark Brooks (2) 275 (−13) 1,250,000 225,000
May 5 GTE Byron Nelson Golf Classic Texas   Nick Price (2) 270 (−10) 1,100,000 198,000
May 12 BellSouth Atlanta Golf Classic Georgia   Corey Pavin (9) 272 (−16) 1,000,000 180,000
May 19 Memorial Tournament Ohio   Kenny Perry (1) 273 (−15) 1,200,000 216,000
May 26 Southwestern Bell Colonial Texas   Tom Purtzer (4) 267 (−13) 1,200,000 216,000
Jun 2 Kemper Open Maryland   Billy Andrade (1) 263 (−21) 1,000,000 180,000
Jun 9 Buick Classic New York   Billy Andrade (2) 273 (−11) 1,000,000 180,000
Jun 17 U.S. Open Minnesota   Payne Stewart (8) 282 (−6) 1,300,000 235,000
Jun 23 Anheuser-Busch Golf Classic Virginia   Mike Hulbert (3) 266 (−18) 1,000,000 180,000
Jun 30 Federal Express St. Jude Classic Tennessee   Fred Couples (5) 269 (−15) 1,000,000 180,000
Jul 7 Centel Western Open Illinois   Russ Cochran (1) 275 (−13) 1,000,000 180,000
Jul 14 New England Classic Massachusetts   Bruce Fleisher (1) 268 (−16) 1,000,000 180,000
Jul 21 Chattanooga Classic Tennessee   Dillard Pruitt (1) 260 (−20) 700,000 126,000
Jul 21 British Open England   Ian Baker-Finch (2) 272 (−8) 1,512,000 151,200
Jul 28 Canon Greater Hartford Open Connecticut   Billy Ray Brown (1) 271 (−9) 1,000,000 180,000
Aug 4 Buick Open Michigan   Brad Faxon (1) 271 (−17) 1,000,000 180,000
Aug 11 PGA Championship Indiana   John Daly (1) 276 (−12) 1,350,000 230,000
Aug 18 The International Colorado   José María Olazábal (2) 10 (Stableford) 1,100,000 198,000
Aug 25 NEC World Series of Golf Ohio   Tom Purtzer (5) 279 (−1) 1,200,000 216,000
Sep 1 Greater Milwaukee Open Wisconsin   Mark Brooks (3) 270 (−18) 1,000,000 180,000
Sep 8 Canadian Open Canada   Nick Price (3) 273 (−15) 1,000,000 180,000
Sep 15 Hardee's Golf Classic Illinois   D. A. Weibring (3) 267 (−13) 1,000,000 180,000
Sep 22 B.C. Open New York   Fred Couples (6) 269 (−15) 800,000 144,000
Sep 29 Buick Southern Open Georgia   David Peoples (1) 276 (−12) 700,000 126,000
Oct 6 H.E.B. Texas Open Texas   Blaine McCallister (4) 269 (−11) 900,000 162,000
Oct 13 Las Vegas Invitational Nevada   Andrew Magee (3) 329 (−31) 1,500,000 270,000
Oct 19 Walt Disney World/Oldsmobile Classic Florida   Mark O'Meara (7) 267 (−21) 1,000,000 180,000
Oct 26 Independent Insurance Agent Open[1] Texas   Fulton Allem (1) 273 (−15) 800,000 144,000
Nov 3 The Tour Championship North Carolina   Craig Stadler (9) 279 (−5) 2,000,000 360,000

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LeadersEdit

Scoring Average leaders

Rank Player Country Average
1 Fred Couples   United States 69.59
2 Corey Pavin   United States 69.63
3 Bruce Lietzke   United States 69.80
4 Ian Baker-Finch   Australia 69.92
5 Tom Watson   United States 69.96

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Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Events Wins
1 Corey Pavin   United States 979,430 25 2
2 Craig Stadler   United States 827,628 21 1
3 Fred Couples   United States 791,749 21 2
4 Tom Purtzer   United States 750,568 25 2
5 Andrew Magee   United States 750,082 28 2

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Career Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Wins
1 Tom Kite   United States 6,655,474 15
2 Tom Watson   United States 5,729,108 37
3 Curtis Strange   United States 5,629,225 17
4 Jack Nicklaus   United States 5,294,261 73
5 Lanny Wadkins   United States 5,265,876 20

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AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rescheduled to October after original April 4−7 tourney was rained out.
  2. ^ "1991 Schedule". PGA Tour.
  3. ^ "Scoring Average – 1991". PGA Tour.
  4. ^ "Money Leaders – 1991". PGA Tour.
  5. ^ "Career Money Leaders – 1991". PGA Tour.

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