| Robert A. Shearer|
| May 25, 1948 (age 67)
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (1948-05-25) |
Dingley Village, Victoria, Australia
PGA Tour of Australasia, PGA European Tour, PGA TOUR, European Senior Tour
Bob Shearer Wikipedia
Robert A. Shearer (born 25 May 1948) is an Australian professional golfer and golf course architect.
Shearer was born in Melbourne, Victoria. He won the 1969 Australian Amateur and turned pro in 1970.
Shearer won the PGA Tour of Australia Order of Merit four times: 1974, 1977, 1981, 1982. He spent five years on the European Tour and then nine on the PGA Tour. His career year was 1982 when he won the Australian Open and his sole PGA Tour event, the Tallahassee Open. He had 18 top-10 finishes in PGA Tour events. His best finish in a major championship was a T-7 at the 1978 Open Championship.
Today he splits his time between his golf course design work and the European Seniors Tour.
1969 Australian Amateur
PGA Tour playoff record (0–1)
European Tour playoff record (0–1)1974 Chrysler Classic, Tasmanian Open, Coca-Cola Lakes Open
1975 West Lakes Classic
1976 New Zealand Airlines Classic, Chrysler Classic
1977 CBA West Lakes Classic, Colgate Champion of Champions
1978 New Zealand Open
1980 Coolangatta-Tweed Heads Classic
1981 New Zealand Open, Air New Zealand Shell Open
1982 Australian Open, New South Wales Open
1983 Australian PGA Championship, New South Wales PGA Championship, Victorian Open
1984 South Australian Open
1985 South West Open
1986 Rich River Classic
DNP = did not playWorld Cup (representing Australia): 1975, 1976
CUT = missed the half-way cut
WD = withdrew
"T" indicates a tie for a place
Yellow background for top-10.