• EN
  • DE
  • FR
  • ES
  • JP
GILFORD David

David GILFORD

ENG

Biography

ResidenceMarket Drayton, England
Date of Birth:14/09/1965
Place of Birth
Height & Weight5ft 10in  11st 7lb  (178cm  73kgs)
FamilyWife: Donna (m. 1998); Children: Joseph and Benjamin (twins) (2004)
InterestsSquash, running, keeping fit, farming
Turned Pro1986 (plus 3)
Qualifying School1986*, 87*

Latest PhotosMore

0 / 0

Biography

Competed in two Ryder Cups, in 1991 and 1995, when he was Europe's joint top points scorer at Oak Hill, with three points out of four. Partnered Seve Ballesteros and Bernhard Langer to victories before beating Brad Faxon in the singles. Deserved that success after being the unfortunate player to have his name placed in the envelope when Steve Pate withdrew injured from the singles at Kiawah Island in 1991. Winner of six titles on The European Tour International Schedule, although victory has eluded him since 1994.

Career RecordMore

European Tour Wins7
Wins this season0
Current Rankings
OWGR1401
Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 140,000 (1994)

Teams

Amateur Walker Cup 1985 Eisenhower Trophy 1984 St Andrews Trophy 1986 (winners) Jacques Léglise Trophy 1982 (winners) Boys, Youths, Seniors 1982-86 Professional Ryder Cup 1991, 95 (winners) Alfred Dunhill Cup 1992 (winners) World Cup 1992, 93

Get Adobe Flash player

Senior Tour Players
Challenge Tour Players

European Tour Partners

  • BMW
  • Emirates
  • UPS
  • Rolex

European Tour Sponsors

  • Club Car

    Media Centre

    Official Partner

    Official Suppliers

    This website is © The PGA European Tour 1997 - 2013. 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.