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1992 European Tour

The 1992 European Tour was the 21st official season of golf tournaments known as the PGA European Tour.[1]

The Order of Merit was won by England's Nick Faldo.

Schedule

The table below shows the 1992 European Tour schedule which was made up of 38 tournaments, which included the major national opens around Europe. There were several changes from the previous season, with the return of the Dubai Desert Classic and the Tenerife Open, the addition of the Johnnie Walker Asian Classic, the Turespana Masters, the Roma Masters, the Lyon Open V33 and the Honda Open, and the loss of the Girona Open, the Murphy's Cup, the European Pro-Celebrity and the Epson Grand Prix of Europe.

Dates Tournament Host country Winner Notes
30 Jan–2 Feb Johnnie Walker Asian Classic Thailand Ian Palmer New Tournament
6–9 Feb Dubai Desert Classic United Arab Emirates Seve Ballesteros
13–16 Feb Turespana Masters Open de Andalucia Spain Vijay Singh New Tournament
20–23 Feb Turespana Open de Tenerife Spain José María Olazábal
27 Feb–1 Mar Open Mediterrania Spain José María Olazábal
5–8 Mar Turespana Open de Baleares Spain Seve Ballesteros
11–14 Mar Catalan Open Spain José Rivero
19–22 Mar Portuguese Open Portugal Ronan Rafferty
26–29 Mar Volvo Open di Firenze Italy Anders Forsbrand
2–5 Apr Roma Masters Italy José Maria Cañizares New Tournament
9–12 Apr Jersey European Airways Open Jersey Daniel Silva
16–19 Apr Moroccan Open Morocco David Gilford
23–26 Apr Credit Lyonnais Cannes Open France Anders Forsbrand
30 Apr–3 May Lancia Martini Italian Open Italy Sandy Lyle
7–10 May Benson and Hedges International Open England Peter Senior
14–17 May Peugeot Spanish Open Spain Andrew Sherborne
22–25 May Volvo PGA Championship England Tony Johnstone
28–31 May Dunhill British Masters England Christy O'Connor Jnr
4–7 Jun Carroll's Irish Open Republic of Ireland Nick Faldo
11–14 Jun Mitsubishi Austrian Open Austria Peter Mitchell
18–21 Jun Lyon Open V33 France David J Russell New Tournament
25–28 Jun Peugeot Open de France France Miguel Ángel Martín
10–13 July Bell's Scottish Open Scotland Peter O'Malley
16–19 Jul The Open Championship Scotland Nick Faldo
23–26 Jul Heineken Dutch Open Netherlands Bernhard Langer
30 Jul–2 Aug Scandinavian Masters Sweden Nick Faldo
6–9 Aug BMW International Open Germany Paul Azinger
20–23 Aug Volvo German Open Germany Vijay Singh
28–31 Aug Murphy's English Open England Vicente Fernández
3–6 Sept Canon European Masters Switzerland Jamie Spence
10–13 Sept GA European Open England Nick Faldo
17–20 Sept Lancome Trophy France Mark Roe
24–27 Sept Piaget Belgian Open Belgium Miguel Ángel Jiménez
1–4 Oct Mercedes German Masters Germany Barry Lane
8–11 Oct Honda Open Germany Bernhard Langer New Tournament
8–11 Oct Toyota World Match Play Championship England Nick Faldo
22–25 Oct Iberia Madrid Open Spain David Feherty
29 Oct–1 Nov Volvo Masters Spain Sandy Lyle

Order of Merit

The PGA European Tour's money list was known as the "Volvo Order of Merit". It was based on prize money earned during the season and calculated in Pound sterling[1] but is now converted to Euro.

Position Player Country Prize money ()
1 Nick Faldo  England 991,931
2 Bernhard Langer  Germany 684,478
3 Colin Montgomerie  Scotland 622,598
4 Anders Forsbrand  Sweden 584,460
5 Barry Lane  England 551,952
6 José María Olazábal  Spain 539,877
7 Tony Johnstone  Zimbabwe 477,284
8 Sandy Lyle  Scotland 466,398
9 Vijay Singh  Fiji 411,231
10 Jamie Spence  England 403,139

See also

References

  1. ^ a b "Tour History".  

External links

  • 1992 season results on the PGA European Tour website
  • 1992 Order of Merit on the PGA European Tour website
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