Puerto Rico Classic

The Puerto Rico Classic[2] was a men's professional golf tournament hosted by the Puerto Rico Golf Association and was an event on PGA Tour Latinoamérica from 2012 to 2013.[3]

Puerto Rico Classic
LocationDorado, Puerto Rico
Established2012
Course(s)Dorado Beach Resort
East Course
Par72
Length7,000 yards (6,400 m)[1]
Tour(s)PGA Tour Latinoamérica
FormatStroke play
Month playedNovember
Final year2013
Aggregate274 Sebastián Vázquez (2012)
To par−14 Sebastián Vázquez (2012)
Ryan Sullivan

The tournament was hosted at the Dorado Beach Resort in both years and the inaugural winner of the event was Sebastián Vázquez.[4][5]

The 2013 Puerto Rico Classic was played over a shortened 54 holes format following severe weather suspensions.[6] This was to be the final running of the tournament as its status was not renewed on the 2014 PGA Tour Latinoamérica schedule.

WinnersEdit

Year Winner Country Score Margin of
victory
Runner(s)-up Ref
Puerto Rico Classic presented by Merrill Lynch
2013 Ryan Sullivan   United States 205 (−11) 1 stroke   Samuel Del Val,   Armando Favela [7]
Puerto Rico Classic
2012 Sebastián Vázquez   Mexico 274 (−14) 2 strokes   Jorge Fernández-Valdés [8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "worldgolf.com - Dorado Beach Resort & Club - East Course". Golf Channel. Retrieved 24 April 2014.
  2. ^ "Puerto Rico Golf Classic". Puerto Rico Classic. Retrieved 24 April 2014.
  3. ^ "Puerto Rico Golf Classic". Puerto Rico Golf Association. Retrieved 24 April 2014.
  4. ^ "PGA Tour Latinoamérica - 2012 Schedule". PGA Tour. Retrieved 24 April 2014.
  5. ^ "PGA Tour Latinoamérica - 2013 Schedule". PGA Tour. Retrieved 24 April 2014.
  6. ^ "Puerto Rico Classic has been shortened to 54 holes". PGA Tour. Retrieved 24 April 2014.
  7. ^ "Puerto Rico Classic presented by Merrill Lynch - 2013 Leaderboard". PGA Tour. Retrieved 24 April 2014.
  8. ^ "Puerto Rico Classic - 2012 Leaderboard". PGA Tour. Retrieved 24 April 2014.