Robert KARLSSON (100+)

2013 Wells Fargo Championship

Robert KARLSSON fact file

Country:  Sweden

Date of Birth:  03/09/1969

Height:  6ft 5in

Turned Pro:  1989

The imposing figure of Swede, Robert Karlsson has been one of the most steady on the European Tour in the last decade. The 43-year-old has 11 European Tour titles under his belt and in 2011 successfully applied for a US PGA Tour card. Karlsson has enjoyed consistent results in the major championships, recording fourth-placed finishes in the 2008 U.S. Open and the 2011 PGA Championship respectively. Karlsson's approach to the game is said to be methodical and analytical, which explains why Karlsson's nickname on the circuit is "The Scientist". A brief look at Robert Karlsson's 'what's in the bag?' shows the Swede endorses Taylor Made Golf clubs and is another to put his weight behind the R1 driver.


2010  Dubai World Championship
2010  Commercialbank Qatar Masters
2008  Alfred Dunhill Links Championship
2008  Mercedes-Benz Championship
2006  Deutsche Bank Players Championship of Europe
2006  Celtic Manor Wales Open
2002  Omega European Masters
2001  Via Digital Open de España
1999  Belgacom Open
1997  BMW International Open
1995  Turespana Open Mediterrania


2008  Omega Mission Hills World Cup