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professional golfer

Robert Karlsson, Swedish professional golfer. Recipient Harry Vardon trophy, 2008.

Background

Karlsson, Robert was born on September 3, 1969 in Katrineholm, Sweden.

Career

Professional golfer, since 1989. Member Swedish team Alfred Dunhill Cup, 1992, World Cup, 2001, 2007. Member Continental European team Seve Trophy, 2000, 2002, 2007.

Member European team Ryder Cup, 2006, 2008, Royal Trophy, 2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include winning Professional Golf Association European Tour events including the Turespana Open Mediterrania, 1995, Bayerische Motoren Werke International Open, 1997, Belgacom Open, 1999, Via Digital Open de EspaƱa, 2001, Omega European Masters, 2002, Celtic Manor Wales Open, 2006, Deutsche Bank Players Championship of Europe, 2006, Ryder Cup, 2006, Mercedes-Benz Championship, 2008, Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, 2008. Becoming the first Swede to win the Order of Merit title, 2008.

Connections

Married Ebba Karlsson, 2003. 2 children.

spouse:
Ebba Karlsson