Padraig Harrington has won 3 major championships.
Padraig Harrington was born August 31st 1971 in Dublin, Ireland.
He turned pro in 1995.
Harrington spent over 300 weeks in the top-10 of the world golf rankings.
In 2009 he failed to win a single tournament. This was his first winless year for a decade.
Padraig Harrington won the 2007 Open Championship held at Carnoustie, Scotland.
In a four-hole playoff with Sergio Garcia, Harrington won by one stroke becoming the first Irishman to win in 60 years.
His total score was 277 (-7).
The winner’s share was $1,542,450.
Harrington defended his Open title a year later at Royal Birkdale despite a wrist injury shortly before the tournament started.
His total score was 283 (+).
The winner’s share was $1,498,875.
Padraig Harrington won the 2008 PGA Championship in Bloomfield, Michigan two strokes ahead of runners-up Ben Curtis and Sergio García.
This win secured Harrington’s status as the number one European Player.
His total score was 277 (-3).
The winner’s share was $1,350,000.
Updated: 16-Nov-2023 | Email feedback to this question