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Roberto Bernardini (born 21 January 1944) is an Italian professional golfer. He represented Italy 9 times in the World Cup between 1966 and 1975.

Roberto Bernardini
Personal information
Born (1944-01-21) 21 January 1944 (age 75)
Rome, Italy
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight90 kg (200 lb; 14 st)
Nationality Italy
Career
Turned professional1961
Former tour(s)European Tour
European Seniors Tour
Professional wins13
Best results in major championships
Masters TournamentT29: 1969
PGA ChampionshipDNP
U.S. OpenDNP
The Open ChampionshipT13: 1972

Bernardini played in the Masters Tournament in 1969 and 1970, finishing tied for 29th place in 1969. He made a number of appearances in the Open Championship between 1967 and 1980 with best finishes of tied for 17th in 1970 and tied for 13th in 1972. Most of his success came in Continental Europe, although he reached the semi-final of the 1970 Long John Scotch Whisky Match Play Championship and finished joint third in the 1972 Sunbeam Electric Scottish Open.[1][2] After reaching 50, Bernardini played on the European Seniors Tour, his best finish being runner-up in the 1996 Hippo Jersey Seniors.

Professional wins (13)Edit

Results in major championshipsEdit

Tournament 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Masters Tournament T29 CUT
The Open Championship T37 T36 CUT T17 CUT T13 CUT CUT CUT CUT

Note: Bernardini never played in the U.S. Open or PGA Championship.

  Did not play

CUT = missed the half-way cut (3rd round cut in 1968, 1971 and 1975 Open Championships)
"T" indicates a tie for a place

Team appearancesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Match-play victory ends Horton's string of second places". The Glasgow Herald. 31 August 1970. p. 5.
  2. ^ "Golf – Coles wins title putting like a demon". The Times. 3 July 1972. p. 11.

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