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Mark Brooks
Personal information
Full name Mark David Brooks
Born March 25, 1961 (1961-03-25) (age 48)
Fort Worth, Texas
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight 150 lb (68 kg; 11 st)
Nationality  United States
Career
College University of Texas
Turned professional 1983
Former tour(s) PGA Tour (joined 1988)
Professional wins 10
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour 7
Best results in Major Championships
(Wins: 1)
The Masters T24: 2002
U.S. Open 2nd: 2001
Open Championship T3: 1995
PGA Championship Won: 1996

Mark David Brooks (born March 25, 1961) is an American professional golfer.

Brooks was born in Fort Worth, Texas. He attended the University of Texas at Austin and turned professional in 1984. He has seven wins on the PGA Tour, including one major, the 1996 PGA Championship. He was a member of the U.S. Presidents Cup team in 1996.

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Amateur wins

this list may be incomplete

Professional wins (9)

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PGA Tour wins (7)

Legend
Major Championships (1)
Other PGA Tour (6)
No. Date Tournament Winning Score Margin of
Victory
Runner(s)-up
1 Jul 24, 1988 Canon Sammy Davis Jr.-Greater Hartford Open -18 (66-69-65-70=270) 8 strokes United States Dillard Pruitt
2 Apr 28, 1991 KMart Greater Greensboro Open -13 (71-70-70-64=275) Playoff United States Gene Sauers
3 Sep 1, 1991 Greater Milwaukee Open -18 (63-67-70-70=270) 1 stroke United States Robert Gamez
4 Jun 5, 1994 Kemper Open -13 (67-68-69-69=271) 3 strokes United States Bobby Wadkins, United States D. A. Weibring
5 Jan 21 1996 Bob Hope Chrysler Classic -23 (66-68-69-67-67=337) 1 stroke United States John Huston
6 May 5, 1996 Shell Houston Open -14 (66-68-70-70=274) Playoff United States Jeff Maggert
7 Aug 11, 1996 PGA Championship -11 (68-70-69-70=277) Playoff United States Kenny Perry

Other wins

this list may be incomplete

Major Championships

Wins (1)

Year Championship 54 Holes Winning Score Margin Runner-up
1996 PGA Championship 2 shot deficit -11 (68-70-69-70=277) Playoff1 United States Kenny Perry

1Defeated Kenny Perry with a birdie on the first extra hole.

Results timeline

Tournament 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
The Masters DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT
U.S. Open CUT DNP CUT CUT CUT DNP
The Open Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
PGA Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT CUT
Tournament 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
The Masters DNP T35 CUT CUT DNP CUT CUT CUT CUT T38
U.S. Open T5 T19 T44 T46 CUT DNP T16 CUT 57 CUT
The Open Championship DNP T80 T55 DNP T20 T3 T5 CUT T66 T62
PGA Championship T26 CUT T15 CUT CUT T31 1 CUT T56 T16
Tournament 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
The Masters T40 T31 T24 DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
U.S. Open CUT 2 CUT DNP CUT DNP CUT DNP DNP DNP
The Open Championship CUT CUT DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
PGA Championship CUT CUT CUT CUT CUT CUT CUT CUT CUT CUT

DNP = Did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" indicates a tie for a place
Green background for wins. Yellow background for top-10

Team appearances

Professional

See also

External links


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