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LANNER Mats

Mats LANNER

SWE

Biography

ResidenceMolnycke, Sweden
Date of Birth:05/03/1961
Place of BirthGothenburg, Sweden
Height & Weight5ft 11in 13st 11lb (180cm 88kgs)
FamilyWife: Lena (m. 1993); Children: Carolina (1986), Tobias (1997)
InterestsIce hockey, tennis
Turned Pro1981 (Scratch)
Qualifying School1981*, 83, 84*, 96, 97

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Biography

After two years in the wilderness (finishing 196th in 1997 and 121st in 1996), the popular Swede entered the Madeira Island Open in 1998 as a former champion. Completed an emotional comeback by winning to regain playing rights and maintained his improved form in 1999. Tied for second in the Standard Life Loch Lomond then ended the season strongly, finishing sixth in the Belgacom Open. One of the great ambassadors for Sweden during 16-year career and blazed the trail for the new generation by winning the Epson Grand Prix in 1987. Also helped Sweden to victory in Alfred Dunhill Cup in 1991.

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Challenge Tour Wins2
European Tour Wins3
Wins this season0
Current Rankings
OWGR0
Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 104,393 (1999)

Teams

Alfred Dunhill Cup 1986, 87, 89, 90, 91 (winners) World Cup 1987, 89, 90 Europcar Cup (Winners) 1988

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