Eduardo de la Riva
|Eduardo de la Riva|
|Born||11 June 1982|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Weight||65 kg (143 lb; 10.2 st)|
|Current tour(s)||Challenge Tour|
|Former tour(s)||European Tour|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Best results in major championships|
|The Open Championship||T15: 2013|
De la Riva turned professional in 2001. He joined the European Tour via qualifying school for 2003, but failed to keep his card. Since then, he has played mainly on the Challenge Tour, occasionally qualifying for local European Tour events. His best position on the European Tour was T-2, three times. In 2011, de la Riva won the Order of Merit on the Peugeot Tour, a Spanish national golf tour. On the Challenge Tour, he won the 2012 Fred Olsen Challenge de España.
Professional wins (2)Edit
Challenge Tour wins (1)Edit
|No.||Date||Tournament||Winning score||Margin of
|1||3 Jun 2012||Fred Olsen Challenge de España||–19 (68-63-69-65=265)||1 stroke||Simon Wakefield|
Other wins (1)Edit
- 2002 one Peugeot Oki Tour event
European Tour playoff record (0–1)
|1||2012||Nelson Mandela Championship||Scott Jamieson, Steve Webster||Jamieson won with par on second extra hole|
de la Riva eliminated by par on first hole
Results in major championshipsEdit
|The Open Championship||T15|
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied
- "El cacereño Javi Colomo gana el Peugeot Tour Gran Final de Golf". 28 November 2011. Archived from the original on 17 December 2011. Retrieved 5 June 2012.
- "De La Riva rallies for 1st Challenge Tour win". Fox News. 3 June 2012. Retrieved 5 June 2012.
- "European Tour biography". Retrieved 5 June 2012.
- Eduardo de la Riva at the European Tour official site
- Eduardo de la Riva at the Official World Golf Ranking official site
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