Miguel Angel JIMENEZ (59)

2014 Open de Espana

Miguel Angel JIMENEZ fact file

Country:  Spain

Date of Birth:  05/01/1964

Height:  5ft 10in

Turned Pro:  1982


48-year-old Spaniard, Miguel Angel Jiminez is one of the most experienced and respected figures on the pro tour circuit. Known as "The Mechanic", Jiminez has 18 European Tour championships to his name, leaving him 11th in the all-time European Tour honours list. A regular in the European Ryder Cup team over the last decade, Jiminez has twice come close to winning a major championship, finishing third at the 2001 Open Championship and a frustrating runner-up finish at the 2000 U.S. Open. For those wishing to emulate a Miguel Angel Jiminez bag, the charismatic Spaniard continues to endorse PING golf clubs on the European Tour.

EUROPEAN TOUR WINS:

2014  Open de Espana
2013  Hong Kong Open
2012  UBS Hong Kong Open
2010  Omega European Masters
2010  Alstom Open de France
2010  Omega Dubai Desert Classic
2008  BMW PGA Championship
2007  UBS Hong Kong Open
2005  Celtic Manor Wales Open
2004  Omega Hong Kong Open
2004  BMW International Open
2004  BMW Asian Open
2004  Algarve Open de Portugal
2004  Johnnie Walker Classic
2003  Turespana Mallorca Classic
1999  Volvo Masters
1999  Turespana Masters - Open Andalucia
1998  Trophée Lancôme
1998  Turespana Masters Open Baleares
1994  Heineken Dutch Open
1992  Piaget Belgian Open


 

    LOFT   SHAFT
  DRIVER   8.5   Aldila, R.I.P 60-S
  FAIRWAY   14.5, 18, 21   Aldila, R.I.P 70-S
  IRONS     True Temper, DG SL
  WEDGES   52, 60   True Temper, DG SL