Tuesday, 02 September 2003
First played:
1923

Most wins:
3, Alex Ross, 1923, 25 and 26; Auguste Boyer, 1930, 34 and 35;
Dai Rees, 1956, 59 and 63; Harold Henning, 1960, 94 and 65;
Seve Ballesteros, 1977, 78 and 89

Consecutive wins:
Alex Ross, 1925-26; Auguste Boyer, 1934-35; Harold Henning, 1964-65;
Roberto Bernardini, 1986-69; Seve Ballesteros, 1977-78

Youngest winner:
Seve Ballesteros, 20 and 99 days, 1977

Oldest winner:
Eduardo Romero, 46 and 55 days, 2000

Lowest 18 hole score:
60 (-12), Jamie Spence, 1992; 60 (-11), Baldovino Dassu, 1971

Lowest first 18 hole score:
61 (-11), Roger Chapman, 1985; 61 (-10), Gary Orr, 1997

Lowest first 36 hole score:
127 (-17), Sandy Lyle, 1983

Lowest first 54 hole score:
193 (-20), Patrik Sjöland, 1998

Lowest 72 hole score:
260 (-24), Colin Montgomerie, 1996

Lowest under par winning score:
261 (-27), Jerry Anderson, 1984

Lowest final round by a winner:
60 (-12), Jamie Spence, 1992

Wire-to-wire-winners:
Jerry Anderson 1984; Eduardo Romero, 2000;
Ricardo Gonzalez, 2001; Robert Karlsson, 2002

Largest 18 hole lead:
5 shots, Roger Chapman, 1985

Largest 36 hole lead:
7 shots, Sandy Lyle, 1983

Largest 54 hole lead:
8 shots, Eduardo Romero, 2000

Largest winning margin:
10 shots, Eduardo Romero, 2000

Biggest final round comeback by a winner:
10 shots, Jamie Spence, 1992

Play-offs:
Manuel Piñero beat Antonio Garrido and Tony Johnstone, 1981
Ian Woosnam beat Bill Longmuir, 1982
Nick Faldo beat Sandy Lyle, 1983
Jamie Spence beat Anders Forsbrand, 1992
Sven Strüver beat Patrik Sjöland, 1998

Holes-in-one:
John Bland, 8th hole, round 4, 1983
Andrew Oldcorn, 8th hole, round 3, 1985
Armando Saavedra, 8th hole, round 1, 1990
Manuel Piñero, 3rd hole, round 3, 1992
Wayne Riley, 13th hole, round 2, 1995
Wayne Riley, 3rd hole, round 3, 1999
Domingo Hospital, 8th hole, round 4, 1999
John Mellor, 11th hole, round 4, 2000

Low cut:
137 (-5), 1997

High cut:
154 (+10), 1974 and 76

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