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Bruce Fleisher
Personal information
Full name Bruce Lee Fleisher
Born October 16, 1948 (1948-10-16) (age 61)
Union City, Tennessee
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg; 14.6 st)
Nationality  United States
Career
College Miami-Dade Junior College
Furman University
Turned professional 1969
Current tour(s) Champions Tour
Former tour(s) PGA Tour
Professional wins 30
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour 1
Champions Tour 18
European Seniors Tour 1
Best results in Major Championships
The Masters T25: 1992
U.S. Open T41: 1986
Open Championship CUT: 1969
PGA Championship T14: 1993
Achievements and awards
PGA Tour Comeback
Player of the Year
1991

Bruce Lee Fleisher (born October 16, 1948) is an American professional golfer.

Fleisher was born in Union City, Tennessee. He attended Miami-Dade Junior College and Furman University. He won the U.S. Amateur in 1968 and turned professional in 1969. As a club professional, he won the PGA Club Professional Championship once. His regular tournament career was modest, with one win on the PGA Tour, the 1991 New England Classic, and a few wins in minor tournaments. He has been much more successful on the Champions Tour with 18 wins, including one senior major, the 2001 U.S. Senior Open. He also has one win on the European Seniors Tour, which came in 2000 at the Irish Seniors Open.

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Amateur wins

Professional wins (30)

PGA Tour wins (1)

Other wins (9)

Champions Tour wins (18)

Legend
Champions Tour Major Championships (1)
Other Champions Tour (17)
No. Date Tournament Winning Score Margin of
Victory
Runner(s)-up
1 Feb 7, 1999 Royal Caribbean Classic -11 (66-69-70=205) 2 strokes Japan Isao Aoki
2 Feb 14, 1999 American Express Invitational -13 (67-67-69=203) 3 strokes United States Larry Nelson
3 Apr 25, 1999 The Home Depot Invitational -11 (69-67-69=205) 1 stroke United States Terry Dill, United States Jim Holtgrieve
4 Jun 13, 1999 BellSouth Senior Classic at Opryland -16 (71-63-66=200) 1 stroke United States Al Geiberger
5 Aug 8, 1999 Lightpath Long Island Classic -10 (64-69-73=206) 2 strokes United States Allen Doyle
6 Oct 10, 1999 The Transamerica -17 (66-66-67=199) 1 stroke United States Allen Doyle
7 Oct 24, 1999 EMC Kaanapali Classic -17 (65-67-67=199) 1 stroke United States Allen Doyle
8 Feb 6, 2000 Royal Caribbean Classic 30 points (6-16-8=30) 2 points Argentina Vicente Fernández
9 Feb 20, 2000 GTE Classic -16 (67-64-69=200) 4 strokes United States Dana Quigley
10 May 7, 2000 The Home Depot Invitational -13 (67-68-68=203) Playoff United States Hubert Green
11 Jul 30, 2000 Lightpath Long Island Classic -18 (63-66-69=198) 2 strokes United States Dana Quigley
12 Apr 22, 2001 Las Vegas Senior Classic -8 (70-68-70=208) 3 strokes Spain José Maria Cañizares, Argentina Vicente Fernández,
United States Walter Hall, United States Hale Irwin,
United States Doug Tewell, United States Larry Nelson
13 May 6, 2001 The Home Depot Invitational -15 (66-67-68=201) 3 strokes South Africa John Bland
14 Jul 1, 2001 U.S. Senior Open E (69-71-72-68=280) 1 stroke Japan Isao Aoki, United States Gil Morgan
15 Feb 24, 2002 RJR Championship -8 (75-66-67=208) 1 stroke United States Hale Irwin, United States Gary McCord
16 Feb 23, 2003 Verizon Classic -8 (68-70-67=205) 1 stroke United States Hale Irwin
17 Feb 8, 2004 Royal Caribbean Golf Classic -6 (69-70-71=210) 1 stroke United States Dana Quigley
18 May 2, 2004 Bruno's Memorial Classic -16 (64-68-68=200) 7 strokes United States Bruce Lietzke, United States D. A. Weibring

European Senior Tour wins (1)

Maccabiah Games

Fleisher won a gold medal at the 1969 Maccabiah Games in Israel, and he coached the U.S. golf team at the 1989 Games.

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