With this Win - Ross Fisher

01/08/2010 17:05:11
 Ross Fisher  (Getty Images)
Ross Fisher (Getty Images)

With this Win - Ross Fisher

• His fourth European Tour International Schedule victory in his 130th European Tour event.

• First victory since the 2009 Volvo World Match Play Championship

• This victory beats his previous best 2010 performance of second in the BMW International Open

• This victory takes his run of consecutive winning years on The European Tour to four, dating back to the 2007 season

• Moves alongside Alvaro Quiros for the players with the record for the most current consecutive winning years on The European Tour, by a European Tour Member, to four

• Joins Mark James (1979-80), Sir Nick Faldo (1991-93), David Carter (1998) and Richard Finch (2008) as English winners of the 3 Irish Open


OTHER FACTS

• Moves to €1,035,893 in The Race to Dubai. Passes the €1 million mark for the third consecutive season

• Moves to 1668085 in The European Ryder Cup Points List

• Sixth English win of the 2010 season. They are: Ian Poulter (WGC – Accenture Match Play), James Morrison (Madeira Islands Open BPI – Portugal), Simon Khan (BMW PGA Championship),  Luke Donald  (Madrid Masters), David Horsey (BMW International Open) and Ross Fisher (3 Irish Open)

• The 255th English victory on The European Tour

• His fourth win as a professional