Ángel Cabrera

Professional Golfer
Born Sep 12, 1969

Ángel Cabrera is an Argentine professional golfer who plays on both the European Tour and PGA Tour. He is known affectionately as "El Pato" in Spanish or in English as "The duck" for his waddling gait. He is a former U.S. Open champion and Masters champion. He is the first Argentine to win either The Masters or the U.S. Open.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Ángel Cabrera.


1969 Birth Born on September 12, 1969.


1995 25 Years Old Cabrera turned professional at age twenty and his first three visits to the European Tour Qualifying School were unsuccessful. On his fourth trip in 1995, made with Molina's financial assistance, he qualified for membership of the European Tour in 1996.
1999 29 Years Old Cabrera retained his card comfortably in his first three seasons and improved substantially to tenth on the Order of Merit in 1999. … Read More


2001 31 Years Old Cabrera's first European Tour win was the 2001 Argentine Open, which was sanctioned by the European Tour on a one-time basis that year.
In 2005, he won the BMW Championship, the most prestigious event on the European Tour outside the majors and the World Golf Championships. … Read More
2006 36 Years Old Cabrera earned enough money ($623,504) on the PGA Tour in 2006 playing as a non-member to earn a tour card for 2007.
…  He is a two-time major champion, with wins at the U.S. Open in 2007 and the Masters in 2009; he was the first (and only) Argentine to win either. … Read More
2009 39 Years Old 1 More Event
Cabrera won the Masters Tournament in 2009 in a three-way sudden-death playoff, seeing off Chad Campbell after the first playoff hole, and defeating Kenny Perry on the second. … Read More


2010 - 2011 2 More Events
2013 43 Years Old 1 More Event
At the Masters in 2013, Cabrera was again in the final pairing on Sunday. … Read More
2014 44 Years Old Cabrera won the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia on 6 July 2014, his first PGA Tour victory since claiming the green jacket in 2009. … Read More
2015 45 Years Old 1 More Event
Cabrera is one of three active PGA Tour members who have won both the U.S. Open and the Masters as of 2015; the others are Tiger Woods and Jordan Spieth.
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