Denis O'Sullivan (golfer)

Denis O'Sullivan (born 11 March 1948) is an Irish golfer. He won the 1985 Irish Amateur Close and the 1990 Irish Amateur Stroke Play, but did not turn professional until 1997, when he decided to try to qualify for the European Seniors Tour. He came through the European Seniors Tour Qualifying School at his first attempt and became one of the tour's most consistent players. He has won six seniors events and finished in the top ten on the Order of Merit several times, with a best ranking of third in 2000.

Denis O'Sullivan
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Personal information
Born (1948-03-11) 11 March 1948 (age 72)
Cork, Ireland
Height1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight93 kg (205 lb; 14.6 st)
Nationality Ireland
Career
Turned professional1997
Current tour(s)European Seniors Tour
Professional wins6
Number of wins by tour
European Senior Tour6

Professional wins (6)Edit

European Senior Tour wins (6)Edit

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner(s)-up
1 22 Oct 2000 Dan Technology Senior Tournament of Champions −11 (70-69-66=205) 1 stroke   Maurice Bembridge,   Nick Job,
  Ross Metherell
2 28 Oct 2000 Abu Dhabi European Seniors Tour Championship −14 (66-71-65=202) 1 stroke   Priscillo Diniz
3 24 Jun 2001 Palmerston Trophy Berlin −4 (71-72-69=212) 4 strokes   Seiji Ebihara,   Eddie Polland
4 15 Jul 2001 STC Scandinavian International −8 (73-67-65=205) 1 stroke   Maurice Bembridge
5 19 Oct 2002 Tunisian Seniors Open −14 (68-66-68=202) 2 strokes   John Morgan
6 4 Mar 2005 DGM Barbados Open −10 (68-68-70=206) 3 strokes   John Grace

European Senior Tour playoff record (0–1)

No. Year Tournament Opponent Result
1 2002 Bad Ragaz PGA Seniors Open   Dragon Taki Lost to par on third extra hole

Team appearancesEdit

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