Nick became hooked on golf at the age of 14 watching Jack Nicklaus playing the Masters on his parent’s brand new colour TV. Amazingly, just three years later, Faldo qualified to play in the 1974 English Amateur at Woodhall Spa.
A top player and legend of his era, Nick was renowned for his dedication to the game. He was ranked number one on the Official World Golf Ranking for a total of 97 weeks.
His 41 professional wins include 30 victories on the European Tour and six major championships.
Last updated: 30-Aug-2020
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