Simon Yates (golfer)


Simon Yates (golfer)

Simon Yates (born 16 March 1970) is a Scottish golfer. He turned professional in 1989. He relocated to Thailand after holidaying in Asia and deciding to base himself in the region, and has played on the Asian Tour since its first official season in 1995. He placed third on the Asian Tour Order of Merit in both 1999 and 2004 and was one of the first ten players to reach career earnings of a million U.S. dollars on the tour.

Professional wins

*1994 German PGA Championship
*1995 Coca Cola Open (China - not an Asian Tour event)
*1998 Sabah Masters (Malaysia - Asian Tour)
*2004 Singha Southern Open (Thailand - not an Asian Tour event), SK Telecom Open (South Korea - Asian Tour}

External links

* [http://www.asiantour.com/profile.htm?profileID=ff80808103506d45010354d1c25a002a Profile on the Asian Tour's official site]


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