Senior Italian Open

  (Redirected from Bosch Italian Seniors Open)

The Senior Italian Open is a men's professional golf tournament for players aged 50 and above which is part of the European Senior Tour schedule. It was played from 2004 to 2008 and then restarted in 2016. The tournament was originally played at GC Venezia, near Venice, but has since been played at GC Arzaga on Lake Garda and GC Udine, Fagagna.

Senior Italian Open
Tournament information
LocationFagagna, Italy (2019)
Course(s)Villaverde Resort (2019)
Tour(s)European Senior Tour
Prize fund300,000
Month playedJune
Tournament record score
Aggregate203 Peter Mitchell (2008)
203 Clark Dennis (2018)
203 Rafael Gómez (2018)
To par−13 as above
Current champion
England Barry Lane

Italy's most successful 20th century male golfer, Costantino Rocca, made his senior debut at the 2007 edition of his home senior open.[1]


Year Winner Country Venue Score To par Margin
of victory
Senior Italian Open
2019 Barry Lane   England Villaverde Resort, Fagagna 208 −8 Playoff   Marc Farry
Senior Italian Open presented by Villaverde Resort
2018 Clark Dennis   United States GC Udine, Fagagna 203 −13 Playoff   Rafael Gómez
2017 Clark Dennis   United States GC Udine, Fagagna 137 −7 Playoff   Peter Fowler
2016 Stephen Dodd   Wales GC Udine, Fagagna 204 −9 1 stroke   Phillip Price
2009–15: No tournament
Lake Garda Italian Seniors Open
2008 Peter Mitchell   England GC Arzaga, Lake Garda 203 −13 1 stroke   Gordon J. Brand
  Ian Woosnam
Sharp Italian Seniors Open
2007 Simon Owen   New Zealand GC Venezia, Lido di Venezia 208 −8 Playoff   Tony Allen
  John Benda
  Carl Mason
2006 Sam Torrance   Scotland GC Venezia, Lido di Venezia 205 −11 4 strokes   Eamonn Darcy
Nokia 9300 Italian Seniors Open
2005 Géry Watine   France GC Venezia, Lido di Venezia 205 −11 Playoff   Eamonn Darcy
Bosch Italian Seniors Open
2004 Terry Gale   Australia GC Venezia, Lido di Venezia 211 −5 1 stroke   David J. Russell


  1. ^ "Rocca debuts in the Sharp Italian Seniors Open". PGA European Tour. 14 May 2007. Archived from the original on 30 September 2007.

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