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professional golfer

Anders Hansen, Danish professional golfer. Achievements include winning European Tour events: Professional Golf Association Championship, 2002, 07, Joburg Open, 2009; winning other events: Vodacom Championship, 2009.

Background

Hansen, Anders was born on September 16, 1970 in Sonderborg, Denmark.

Education

Student, University Houston.

Career

He turned professional in 1995. He has featured in the top 25 of the Official World Golf Ranking and has been the highest ranked Danish golfer. Hansen represented Denmark in the WGC-World Cup in 1999, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2007.

Hansen had six top 10's in 2006 including a 3rd at the Dubai Desert Classic, playing the two final days in the leaderball with Tiger Woods and Retief Goosen, and a second at the Italian Open for the second straight year. He retired after the 2015 European Tour season. European Tour wins (3) Sunshine Tour wins (2) DNP = Did not play CUT = missed the half-way cut "T" = tied Yellow background for top-10.

Summary Most consecutive cuts made – 4 (2006 PGA – 2007 PGA) Longest streak of top-10s – 1 DNP = Did not play QF, R16, R32, R64 = Round in which player lost in match play "T" = Tied Yellow background for top-10.

Achievements

  • Achievements include winning European Tour events: Professional Golf Association Championship, 2002, 07, Joburg Open, 2009. Winning other events: Vodacom Championship, 2009.

Connections

Children: Marcus, Filuca, Smilla.

child:
Smilla Hansen

child:
Filuca Hansen

child:
Marcus Hansen