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Geoff Ogilvy

Professional Golfer
Male
Born Jun 11, 1977

Geoff Charles Ogilvy is an Australian professional golfer. He won the 2006 U.S. Open and has also won three World Golf Championships.

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  • Ogilvy Hits Lead To Set Up Open Showdown With Spieth
    Yahoo News - Nov 19, 2016
  • Amateur Luck Upstages Spieth At Australian Open
    Yahoo News - Nov 17, 2016
  • Golf U.S. Pga Tour Las Vegas Open Scores
    Yahoo News - Nov 07, 2016
  • Golf U.S. Pga Tour Las Vegas Open Scores
    Yahoo News - Nov 05, 2016

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1977 Birth Born on June 11, 1977.

TWENTIES

1998 21 Years Old Ogilvy was born in Adelaide, South Australia to an English-born father Mike and Australian born mother Judy. He turned professional in May 1998 and he won a European Tour card at that year's Qualifying school.
1999 22 Years Old He played on the European Tour in 1999 and 2000, finishing 65th in his first season and improving to 48th in his second.
2001 24 Years Old He joined the U.S. based PGA Tour in 2001, and finished in the top 100 in each of his first five seasons.
2005 28 Years Old His first professional tournament win came in 2005 at the PGA Tour's Chrysler Classic of Tucson.
…  He won the 2006 U.S. Open and has also won three World Golf Championships.

THIRTIES

Ogilvy won the 2008 WGC-CA Championship, his second World Golf Championship title, by one shot shooting 17-under par. … Read More
2009 32 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2009 Ogilvy continued his success at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship defeating Paul Casey. Ogilvy moved into second alone in World Golf Championship wins. This win brought him up to 4th in the Official World Golf Rankings. In January 2010, Ogilvy won the SBS Championship, the opening event of the 2010 PGA Tour. Ogilvy won the 2014 Barracuda Championship, a tournament that uses the modified Stableford scoring system, with a winning score of 49 points. … Read More
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