Who has played in the most European PGA tour tournaments?

Category: Champions of the Game
Miguel Jimenez Most European Tour Wins
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Clue

The Spanish mechanic!

Answer

Miguel Angel Jimenez created a new record in August 2020 when he made his 707th career start on the European PGA tour.

More about Jimenez and his record breaking performance.

  • Jimenez was 56 years old when he made his 707th start in the primary European tour.
  • He wasn't just making up the numbers. He shot an eight under par 64 in the first round.
  • A much loved player by his fellow pros, many greeted him and congratulated him as he walked off the 18th green.
  • He turned professional in 1982 and played his first tournament on the main European tour in 1988, 32 years before breaking the record.
  • Jimenez has 21 European tour wins.