Ian Baker-Finch won one Major Championship the Open in 1991
Ian Baker-Finch was born on the 24th of October 1960 in Australia.
He turned pro in 1979.
Ian now works as a sports commentator.
The 1991 Open Championship was the 120th Open Championship, held from 18–21 July 1991 at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England.
Ian was two over after two rounds in a tie for 28th place. Playing ten under on the weekend he finished with a score of eight under par.
He won the championship, two strokes ahead of runner-up Mike Harwood.
His total score was 272 (-8).
The winner's share was $151,200.
His total of 272 still remains the lowest winning score in nine Opens contested at Birkdale, stretching back to Australian great, Peter Thomson's first victory at the course in 1954.
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