BENSON Seve

Seve BENSON

ENG

Biography

ResidenceCompton, England
AttachmentWentworth Club
Date of Birth:04/11/1986
Place of BirthGuildford, England
Height & Weight6' 3" 11st 13lbs (188cm 76kg)
InterestsMusic, football
Turned Pro2007
Qualifying School2007, 11, 12

Latest PhotosMore

  • Seve Benson - going well in the early stages of the Trophee Hassan II
  • Seve Benson
  • Seve Benson

Biography

Seemed destined to become a golfer after his father named him after the great Seve Ballesteros. Like his close friend Ross Fisher he came through the Wentwor th Club scholarship scheme. Won his first Challenge Tour event at the Piemonte Open in Turin in May 2008 after carding a course record ten under par 62 in the third round despite illness. Followed that up with his second victory at the inaugural Ypsilon Golf Challenge by Alex Cejka, where he triumphed after a three-man play-off, finishing eighth in the Rankings to graduate to the European Tour. A back injury blighted much of 2010 and 2011, so he was back on the Challenge Tour in 2012 and won the Barclays Kenya Open in his third event – and he graduated back to the European Tour that year.

Career RecordMore

Challenge Tour Wins3
Wins this season0
Current Rankings
OWGR1160
Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 84,450 (2014)

Teams

Amateur Boys, Seniors 2005-07

Get Adobe Flash player

Euro tour Players
Senior Tour Players

Challenge Tour Sponsors

  • Titleist
  • emirates
  • R&A
  • Rolex

Media Centre

Official Partner

Official Suppliers

This website is © The PGA European Tour 1997 - 2017. PGA European Tour, Wentworth Drive, Virginia Water, Surrey, GU25 4LX. Registered in England No. 1867610.
All rights reserved. No reproduction, distribution or transmission of any information, part or parts of this website by any means whatsoever is permitted without the prior written permission of the PGA European Tour.