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KORHONEN Mikko

Mikko KORHONEN

FIN

Biography

ResidenceNummela, Finland
AttachmentDEFA
Date of Birth:23/07/1980
Place of BirthMäntsälä, Finland
Height & Weight5ft 9½in 12st 1lbs (174cm 77kg)
FamilyWife: Laura (m. 2007), Children: Elsa (2006), Oona (2010)
InterestsTennis, rock music, sports, movies, cooking, wine
Turned Pro2004 (plus 3)
Qualifying School(2003), (04), (05), 06, 07, 08, 09, 10*, (11), 12*,13*

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Biography

Lost his playing privileges in 2013 despite notching three top ten finishes, but bounced straight back by coming through the Qualifying School Final Stage at the end of the year – the third time in four years he achieved the feat. Began playing the game aged ten after his father had started a year earlier. Quickly overtook his father and secured his card for The 2011 European Tour courtesy of finishing third at the Qualifying School. Struggled with the step up and was back on the Challenge Tour in 2012, finishing 29th in the Rankings before earning another bite of the cherry on The European Tour by taking the 13th card at the Qualifying School Final Stage. Played junior and amateur golf with Mikko Ilonen. Always uses the same green markers whenever he plays. Enjoys cooking and is a burgeoning wine buff.

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Wins this season0
Current Rankings
OWGR396
Race To Dubai128
Challenge Tour Ranking145
Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 40,166 (2013)

Teams

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

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