KORHONEN Mikko

Mikko KORHONEN

FIN

Biography

ResidenceHelsinki, Finland
AttachmentDEFA
Date of Birth:23/07/1980
Place of BirthMäntsälä, Finland
Height & Weight5' 9" 12st 1lb (174cm 77kg)
FamilyChildren: Elsa (m. 2006), Oona (2010), Väinö (2015), Seela (2017)
InterestsTennis, rock music, sports, movies, cooking, wine
Web Sitewww.mkorhonen.fi
Turned Pro2004 (plus 3)
Qualifying School(2003), (04), (05), 06, 07, 08, 09, 10*, (11), 12*,13*, 14* (winner)

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Biography

Began playing the game aged ten after his father had started a year earlier. Played junior and a mateur golf with Mikko Ilonen. Has bounced between Challenge Tour and European Tour, graduating from Qualifying School (including a win in the Final Stage in 2014) four times in the last seven seasons. Won his first European Tour title at the inaugural Shot Clock Masters in June 2018 at his 146th attempt on the European Tour. His previous career-best was a runner-up finish at the 2017 Tshwane Open. Enjoys cooking and is a burgeoning wine buff.

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European Tour Wins1
Wins this season1
Current Rankings
OWGR96
Race To Dubai40
Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 166,660 (2018)

Teams

Professional World Cup 2008, 13 Amateur Eisenhower Trophy 2004 Jacques Léglise Trophy 1998 Boys, Youths, Seniors 1997-04

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  • Rolex
  • BMW
  • Dubai Duty Free
  • Emirates
  • Hilton
  • Titleist

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