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Full name  Carlos Daniel Franco
Japan Golf Tour  5
Height  1.75 m
PGA tour wins  4
Professional wins  23
Role  Golfer
Former tours  PGA TOUR

Turned professional  1986
Name  Carlos Franco
Asian tour wins  1
Nationality  Paraguay
Other  13
Current tours  Champions Tour
Siblings  Angel Franco
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Born  24 May 1965 (age 50) Asuncion, Paraguay (1965-05-24)

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Carlos Daniel Franco (born 24 May 1965) is a Paraguayan professional golfer. He is the brother of golfer Angel Franco.

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Franco was born in Asunción, Paraguay. He comes from a poor background and grew up in a one-room, dirt-floor home. His father was a greenkeeper and caddy, and he has five brothers, all of whom became golf professionals. Carlos turned professional in 1986 and has played in many parts of the world. He has won more than twenty tournaments in Latin America, and from 1994 to 1999 he won five times on the Japan Golf Tour. He also claimed the 1994 Philippine Open title on the Asian Tour. He first played on the U.S. based PGA Tour in 1999 and was fully exempt until 2006. He was the first rookie to surpass $1 million in earnings in a season and won the PGA Tour Rookie of the Year title. He won four times on the PGA Tour. He has featured in the top 20 of the Official World Golf Rankings, going as high as 16th in 2000.

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After struggling to stay on the PGA Tour, Franco also played on the Web.com Tour and PGA Tour Latinoamérica. Franco joined the Champions Tour after turning 50.

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PGA Tour wins (4)

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PGA Tour playoff record (1–0)

Japan Golf Tour wins (5)

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  • 1994 Jun Classic
  • 1995 Sapporo Tokyu Open
  • 1996 ANA Open
  • 1998 Just System KSB Open, Fujisankei Classic
  • Asian Tour wins (1)

  • 1994 Philippine Open
  • Other wins (13)

  • 1985 Chile Open
  • 1986 Chaco Open (Argentina)
  • 1987 Asunción Open (Paraguay)
  • 1990 Norpatagonico Open (Argentina)
  • 1991 Daytron Cup (Paraguay)
  • 1992 Paraguay Open
  • 1993 Los Leones Open (Chile), Uruguay Open, Asunción Open (Paraguay)
  • 2000 Paraguay Open
  • 2001 Brazil Open
  • 2003 Brazil Open
  • 2004 Center Open (Argentina)
  • Results in major championships

    WD = Withdrew
    CUT = missed the halfway cut
    "T" indicates a tie for a place.

    Summary

  • Most consecutive cuts made – 4 (1998 Open Championship – 1999 U.S. Open)
  • Longest streak of top-10s – 1 (twice)
  • Team appearances

  • Alfred Dunhill Cup (representing Paraguay): 1991, 1993, 1994, 1999
  • World Cup (representing Paraguay): 1992, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007
  • Presidents Cup (International Team): 1998 (winners), 2000
  • References

    Carlos Franco Wikipedia


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