2009 European Senior Tour

The 2009 European Senior Tour was the 18th season of the European Senior Tour, the professional golf tour for men aged 50 and above operated by the PGA European Tour. Sam Torrance won one event and his third Order of Merit title.

Tournament resultsEdit

The numbers in brackets after the winners' names show the number of career wins they had on the European Senior 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
1 Mar Aberdeen Brunei Senior Masters Brunei   Mike Cunning (1) New tournament
20 Mar DGM Barbados Open Barbados   Sam Torrance (11)
10 May Son Gual Mallorca Senior Open Spain   Mark James (2) New tournament
24 May U.S. Senior PGA Championship United States   Michael Allen (n/a) Champions Tour major
7 Jun Irish Seniors Open Ireland   Ian Woosnam (3)
14 Jun Jersey Seniors Classic Jersey   Delroy Cambridge (5)
21 Jun Ryder Cup Wales Seniors Open Wales   Bertus Smit (1)
28 Jun The De Vere Collection PGA Seniors Championship England   Carl Mason (21)
26 Jul Senior Open Championship England   Loren Roberts (n/a) Champions Tour major
2 Aug U.S. Senior Open United States   Fred Funk (n/a) Champions Tour major.
Unofficial money on the EST
9 Aug Bad Ragaz PGA Seniors Open Switzerland   John Bland (2)
23 Aug Cleveland Golf/Srixon Scottish Senior Open Scotland   Glenn Ralph (1)
6 Sep Travis Perkins plc Senior Masters England   Tony Johnstone (2)
20 Sep Casa Serena Open Czech Republic   Peter Mitchell (4)
18 Oct Benahavis Senior Masters Spain   Carl Mason (22) New tournament
8 Nov OKI Castellón Senior Tour Championship Spain   Mike Harwood (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 170,696
2 Ian Woosnam   Wales 167,316
3 Carl Mason   England 157,918
4 Glenn Ralph   England 150,723
5 Ángel Franco   Paraguay 136,467
6 Peter Mitchell   England 128,045
7 Tony Johnstone   Zimbabwe 124,991
8 Bob Cameron   England 124,686
9 Mike Harwood   Australia 120,232
10 Bertus Smit   South Africa 116,656

There is a complete list on the official site here.

External linksEdit