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Peter Baker (golfer)

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Full name  Peter Alan Baker
Name  Peter Baker
Turned professional  1986
Nationality  England
Role  Golfer
Former tours  PGA European Tour
Spouse  Helen (m.1990)
Height  1.75 m
European tour  3
Professional wins  9
Weight  76 kg

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Born  7 October 1967 (age 48)Shifnal, Shropshire, England (1967-10-07)
Residence  Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, England
Children  Georgina (b. 1992), Grace (b. 1994)
Similar People  Paul Broadhurst, David Gilford, Paul Way

Peter Alan Baker (born 7 October 1967) is an English professional golfer.

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Baker was born in Shifnal, Shropshire, and currently lives near Wolverhampton. He learned golf at his father's nine-hole Himley Hall course and was taught by Sandy Lyle's father Alex.

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In 1985, Baker won the Brabazon Trophy (tie with Roger Roper). He represented Great Britain & Ireland in the 1985 Walker Cup and turned professional the following year.

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Baker was a consistent performer on the European Tour from the late 1980s until the early years of the new Millennium, with three tournament wins on the tour and a highest Order of Merit finish of seventh in 1993. His one Ryder Cup appearance for Europe came in the losing 1993 team, but he picked up three points out of four, beating Corey Pavin in the singles.

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In 2007 Baker won two events on the second-tier Challenge Tour, the Credit Suisse Challenge and the Open AGF-Allianz Côtes d’Armor Bretagne on his 40th birthday. He also won the Mauritius Open at the end of 2007, beating José-Filipe Lima by three shots.

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In 2009 Baker won once again the Credit Suisse Challenge.

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Baker was one of Ian Woosnam's vice-captains at the 2006 Ryder Cup.

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European Tour wins (3)

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European Tour playoff record (2–0)

Other (3)

  • 1990 UAP Under-25s Championship
  • 1994 Tournoi Perrier de Paris (with David J Russell)
  • 2007 Mauritius Open
  • Results in major championships

    DNP = Did not play
    CUT = missed the half-way cut
    "T" = tied

    Team appearances

    Amateur

  • Jacques Léglise Trophy (representing Great Britain & Ireland): 1983 (winners), 1984 (winners), 1985 (winners)
  • Walker Cup (representing Great Britain & Ireland): 1985
  • St Andrews Trophy (representing Great Britain & Ireland): 1986 (winners)
  • Professional

  • Ryder Cup (representing Europe): 1993
  • Alfred Dunhill Cup (representing England): 1993, 1998
  • World Cup (representing England): 1999
  • References

    Peter Baker (golfer) Wikipedia