The Last Time

22/10/2012 16:53:00
The Last Time

           



WINNERS
Last to win back-to-back events Phil Mickleson 2013 Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open



142nd Open Championship
Last to win on two consecutive appearances Phil Mickelson 2013 Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open



142nd Open Championship
Last to win three consecutive events Seve Ballesteros 1986 Carrolls Irish Open



Johnnie Walker Monte Carlo Open



Peugeot Open de France
Last to win in three consecutive appearances Martin Kaymer 2010 US PGA Championship



KLM Open



Alfred Dunhill Links Championship
Last to win the same event three consecutive years Tiger Woods 2005 WGC - Bridgestone Invitational


2006 WGC - Bridgestone Invitational


2007 WGC - Bridgestone Invitational
Last to win in four consecutive appearances Tiger Woods 2000 US Open Championship



129th Open Championship



US PGA Championship



WGC - NEC Invitational
Last to successfully defend a title Stephen Gallacher 2013 Omega Dubai Desert Classic


2014 Omega Dubai Desert Classic
Last rookie to win Marco Crespi 2014 NH Collection Open
Last rookie to win wire-to-wire Pablo Larrazábal 2008 Open de France ALSTOM
Last to win the same event for first two victories Mikael Lundberg 2005 Russian Open Golf Championship


2008 Russian Open Golf Championship
Last to win the same event for first two victories in back-to-back years  Thongchai Jaidee 2004 Carlsberg Malaysian Open


2005 Carlsberg Malaysian Open
Last to win without a bogey Jesper Parnevik 1995 Volvo Scandinavian Masters
Last Qualifying School graduate to win  Marco Crespi 2014 NH Collection Open
Last European Challenge Tour graduate to win Ricardo Santos 2012 Madeira Islands Open - Portugal
Last European Challenge Tour Member to win Jin Jeong 2013 ISPS HANDA Perth International
Last Affiliate Member to win Tom Lewis 2011 Portugal Masters
Last sponsors invitation to win Henrik Stenson 2012 SA Open Championship
Last  player from Past Champion category to win Per-Ulrik Johnansson 2007 Russian Open Golf Championship
Last player to win on first start as a Full Member Alvaro Quiros  2007 Alfred Dunhill Championship
Last Qualifying School graduate to win first event after graduation Alvaro Quiros  2007 Alfred Dunhill Championship
Last player to win on European Tour debut Shane Lowry (AM) 2009 3 Irish Open
Last player to win on European Tour profesional debut Ben Curtis 2003 132nd Open Championship
Last qualifier to win Lucas Glover 2009 US Open Championship
Last non-member to win Bubba Watson
2014 Masters Tournament
Last amateur to win Shane Lowry  2009 3 Irish Open
Last first-time winner Marco Crespi 2014 NH Collection Open
Last time two consecutive first-time winners Dustin Johnosn 2013 WGC - HSBC Champions

Victor Dubuisson 2013 Turkish Airlines Open presented by the Ministry of Culture and Toursim
Last time three consecutive first-time winners Webb Simpson 2012 US Open Championship

Danny Willett 2012 BMW International Open

Jamie Donaldson 2012 Irish Open
Last time four consecutive first-time winners Anton Haig 2007 Johnnie Walker Classic

Liang Wen-chong 2007 Clariden Leu Singapore Masters

Chapchai Nirat 2007 TCL Classic

Daniel Vancsik 2007 Madeira Islands Open BPI
Last time five consecutive first-time winners Charlie Wi 2006 Maybank Malaysian Open

Geoff Ogilvy 2006 WGC - Accenture Match Play

Simon Dyson 2006 Enjoy Jakarta HSBC Indonesia Open

Mardan Mamat 2006 OSIM Singapore Masters

Johan Edfors 2006 TCL Classic
Last time six consecutive first-time winners Kevin Stadler 2006 Johnnie Walker Classic

Charlie Wi 2006 Maybank Malaysian Open

Geoff Ogilvy 2006 WGC - Accenture Match Play

Simon Dyson 2006 Enjoy Jakarta HSBC Indonesia Open

Mardan Mamat 2006 OSIM Singapore Masters

Johan Edfors 2006 TCL Classic
Last winner to lead after every round (no ties) Lee Westwood
2014 Maybank Malaysian Open
Last to win with 18 pars in the final round Jeev Milkha Singh 2008 Bank Austria GolfOpen presented by Telekom Austria
Last to win with a 72 hole total over par  Justin Rose 2013 US Open Championship (281 +1)




TOURNAMENTS
Last 36 hole event
2013 Nelson Mandela Championship presented by ISPS Handa
Last 54 hole event
2014 Nelson Mandela Championship presented by ISPS Handa 
Last to play 36 holes on the final day
2005 Deutsche Bank Players' Championship of Europe


2011 (Dec 2010) South African Open Championship (34 holes were played as two holes were not playable)
Last event to finish on a Monday
2011 Barclays Singapore Open (finish play-off)


(2010) Ryder Cup
Last Monday play-off
2011 Barclays Singapore Open
Last time a complete day was lost
2013 Nelson Mandela Championship



presented by ISPS Handa



(Lost first 2 days)
       
PLAY-OFFS
Last 1 hole play-off Africa Open 2014 Thomas Aiken beat Oliver Fisher
Last 2 hole play-off Alfred Dunhill Links Championship
2013 David Howell beat Peter Uihelin 
Last 3 hole play-off Commercial Bank Qatar Masters 2014 Sergio Garcia beat Mikko Ilonen
Last 4 hole-play-off BMW PGA Championship 2013 Matteo Manassero beat Simon Khan and Marc Warren
Last 5 hole play-off Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles 2011 Thomas Björn beat George Coetzee, Mark Foster, Pablo Larrazábal and Bernd Wiesberger
Last 6 hole play-off Moroccan Open 1999 Miguel Angel Martin and David Park
Last 7 hole play-off WGC - NEC Invitational 2001 Tiger Woods beat Jim Furyk
Last 8 hole play-off  Never been one     
Last 9 hole play-off Open de Espana 2013 Raphael Jacquelin beat Felipe Aguilar and Maximilian Kieffer
Last 18 hole play-off US Open Championship 2008 Tiger Woods beat Rocco Mediate




Last 2 man play-off Africa Open 2014 Thomas Aiken beat Oliver Fisher
Last 3 man play-off Hong Kong Open 2014 Miguel Angel Jiménez beat Stuart Manley and Prom Meesawat
Last 4 man play-off 131st Open Championship 2002 Ernie Els beat Stuart Appleby, Steve Elkington and Thomas Levet
Last 5 man play-off Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles 2011 Thomas Björn beat George Coetzee, Mark Foster, Pablo Larrazábal and Bernd Wiesberger
Last 6 man play-off dunhill championship 2003 Mark Foster beat Anders Hansen, Trevor Immelman, Paul Lawrie, Doug McGuigan and Bradford Vaughan





Most play-offs Bernhard Langer 16 Won 8, Lost 6, Halved 2

Seve Ballesteros 13 Won 8, Lost 4, Halved 1
Most holes-in-one Colin Montgomerie 9

Eamonn Darcy  7
  Miguel Angel Jimenez   
Most albatrosses Anders Forsbrand 3

Graeme McDowell 3