2005 European Seniors Tour

The 2005 European Seniors Tour was the 14th season of the European Seniors Tour, the professional golf tour for men aged 50 and above operated by the PGA European Tour.

Tournament resultsEdit

The numbers in brackets after the winners' names show the number of career wins they had on the European Seniors Tour up to and including that event. This is only shown for players who are members of the tour.

Date Tournament Host country Winner Notes
4 Mar DGM Barbados Open Barbados   Denis O'Sullivan (6)
13 Mar Tobago Plantations Seniors Classic Trinidad and Tobago   Luis Carbonetti (3)
23 Apr Jolie Ville Sharm El Sheikh Seniors Open Egypt   Bob Lendzion (2) New tournament
22 May Nokia 9300 Italian Seniors Open Italy   Géry Watine (1)
29 May U.S. Senior PGA Championship United States   Mike Reid (n/a) Champions Tour major.
Unofficial money on the EST.
5 Jun AIB Irish Seniors Open Ireland   Noel Ratcliffe (8)
12 Jun Irvine Whitlock Seniors Classic Jersey   Sam Torrance (2)
19 Jun Mobile Cup England   Giuseppe Calì (1)
26 Jun De Vere Northumberland Seniors Classic England   Carl Mason (10)
3 Jul Ryder Cup Wales Seniors Open Wales   Carl Mason (11)
10 Jul Nigel Mansell Sunseeker International Classic England   Jim Rhodes (3)
24 Jul Senior British Open Championship Scotland   Tom Watson (n/a) Senior major
31 Jul U.S. Senior Open United States   Allen Doyle (n/a) Champions Tour major.
Unofficial money on the EST.
7 Aug De Vere PGA Seniors Championship England   Sam Torrance (3)
14 Aug Bad Ragaz PGA Seniors Open Switzerland   Terry Gale (7)
21 Aug Travis Perkins Senior Masters England   Eduardo Romero (1)
28 Aug Charles Church Scottish Seniors Open Scotland   Nick Job (3)
4 Sep Bovis Lend Lease European Senior Masters England   Mark James (1)
11 Sep Scandinavian Senior Open Denmark   Bill Longmuir (5)
25 Sep Bendinat London Seniors Masters England   Sam Torrance (4)
2 Oct Castellon Costa Azahar Open de España Spain   Bob Boyd (1)
9 Oct Algarve Seniors Open of Portugal Portugal   Jerry Bruner (3) New tournament
12 Nov Arcapita Seniors Tour Championship Bahrain   Des Smyth (1)

For the tour schedule on the European Senior Tour's website, including links to full results, click here.

Leading money winnersEdit

Rank Player Country Prize money ()
1 Sam Torrance   Scotland 277,421
2 Carl Mason   England 257,114
3 Des Smyth   Ireland 229,515
4 Luis Carbonetti   Argentina 199,412
5 Nick Job   England 192,690
6 Giuseppe Calì   Italy 184,095
7 John Chillas   Scotland 171,128
8 David J. Russell   England 167,982
9 Denis O'Sullivan   Ireland 149,867
10 Bill Longmuir   Scotland 146,162

There is a complete list on the official site here.

External linksEdit