With This Win - Steen Tinning

8/4/2013 12:00:00 AM
Steen Tinning  ()
Steen Tinning ()

Some facts and figures on Steen Tinning following his maiden victory at the Berenberg Masters...

• His first European Senior Tour victory in his sixth European Senior Tour appearance.

• This victory beats his previous best Senior Tour performance of tied fourth in the 2013 ISPS HANDA PGA Seniors Championship.

• In his rookie season on the European Senior Tour. Is the first rookie to win on the 2013 European Senior Tour.

• Is the first rookie to win on the European Senior Tour since Terry Price at the 2012 PON Senior Open.

• Becomes the first Dane to win on the European Senior Tour.

• Becomes the fourth different winner of the Berenberg Bank Masters, following Boonchu Ruangkit (2010), Ian Woosnam (2011) and Tim Thelen (2012).

• Is the fourth first-time winner of the 2013 European Tour season. He follows Kouki Idoki (US Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid), Philip Golding (Speedy Services Wales Senior Open) and Mark Wiebe (The Senior Open Championship presented by Rolex).

• Moves to €97,791 in the 2013 European Senior Tour Order of Merit.