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Francesco Molinari

ITA

Hard-working Italian Ryder Cup player, known for his impeccable iron play

Age World Ranking
34 18th
Francesco Molinari

Meet Francesco

Born in Turin, the younger brother of Edoardo Molinari, he won the Italian Amateur Stroke Play twice and the Italian Match Play in 2004 before turning pro la ter that year. One of the most consistent players on the European Tour, he has won four events including his home Open d’Italia twice and the 2010 WGC-HSBC Champions, en route to a career-best fifth place finish in the Race to Dubai.

 

Won the 2009 World Cup alongside his brother, and both played the following year in The Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor while Francesco also played at Medinah in 2012. Enjoys snowboarding in the winter, playing football and supporting Inter Milan in Italy and West Ham in London, where he lived for the last few years.

1

Rolex Series Appearances

3

Challenge Tour Appearance

4

European Tour Wins

Stats

Tour Statistics
Francesco
Last six tournaments
  • Highest Finish 1st
  • Lowest Finish 157th
  • Biggest Prize (2010) € 860,153
Last six tournaments
  • Highest Finish 1st
  • Lowest Finish 157th
  • Biggest Prize (2010) € 860,153
Francesco

Get to know...

Francesco Molinari
    TOUR KEY
    European
    Challenge
    Senior
    Rolex Series
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    Career Record Details

    • European Tour Wins 4
      Tournaments Played 355
      Biggest prize (2010) € 860,153
    • Season
      Rank
      Tournaments Played
      1st
      2nd
      3rd
      4-10
      Missed Cuts MC
      Stroke Average
      Points
    • 2017
      10
      5
      0
      1
      0
      0
      1
      71.29
      893,211
    • 2016
      19
      7
      1
      1
      0
      2
      0
      69.43
      1,494,934
    • 2015
      32
      14
      0
      1
      0
      4
      0
      70.48
      1,089,313
    • 2014
      35
      25
      0
      0
      0
      2
      3
      70.84
      1,096,950
    • 2013
      13
      26
      0
      1
      0
      4
      6
      70.96
      1,367,566
    • 2012
      8
      25
      1
      2
      0
      6
      0
      70.32
      2,215,229
    • 2011
      21
      22
      0
      0
      1
      6
      4
      70.35
      1,087,852
    • 2010
      5
      27
      1
      2
      2
      6
      3
      70.2
      2,799,693
    • 2009
      14
      28
      0
      2
      3
      4
      4
      69.85
      1,505,011
    • 2008
      24
      30
      0
      1
      1
      3
      8
      70.83
      880,241
    • 2007
      60
      28
      0
      0
      1
      5
      8
      71.15
      552,004
    • 2006
      38
      27
      1
      1
      0
      3
      11
      71.79
      657,144
    • 2005
      86
      30
      0
      0
      0
      1
      14
      71.66
      261,128
    • 2004
      0
      1
      0
      0
      0
      0
      0
      68.33
      0
    • 2003
      0
      1
      0
      0
      0
      0
      1
      75
      0
    • 2002
      0
      1
      0
      0
      0
      0
      0
      68.67
      0
    • 2001
      0
      1
      0
      0
      0
      0
      1
      73.5
      0
    • 2000
      0
      1
      0
      0
      0
      0
      1
      72.5
      0
    • 1999
      0
      28
      0
      0
      0
      0
      0
      0
      0
    • 1998
      0
      28
      0
      0
      0
      0
      0
      0
      0