ResidenceDallas, Texas, USA
Date of Birth:13/08/1958
Place of BirthBangor, Northern Ireland
Height & Weight5ft 11½in 13st 1lbs (179cm 83kg)
FamilyWife: Anita (m. 1996); Children: Shey (1988), Rory (1992)
Turned Pro1976
Qualifying School1977, 78, 79*

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The son of a Bangor travel agent, he is one of the game's true characters with a sparkling wit and a ready quip for any situation. Also trained as an opera singer before turning to golf, and has notched up five European Tour victories as well as captaining Ireland to victory in the 1990 Alfred Dunhill Cup and playing in The Ryder Cup in 1991, when he defeated Payne Stewart in the singles. Also commentates for American television, and is noted for his witty remarks about the game.

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European Tour Wins5
Wins this season0
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Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 93,324 (1992)


Profesional Ryder Cup 1991 Alfred Dunhill Cup 1985, 86, 90 (winners), 91, 93 World Cup 1990 4 Tours World Championship 1990, 91 (winners)

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