Carl Suneson

  • DOB : 22 July 1967 (1967-07-22) (age 41)Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Height : 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
  • Nationality :  Spain
  • Residence : Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Career : College : Oklahoma State University
  • Turned professional : 1990
  • Current tour(s) : European Tour
  • Professional wins : 6


  • Number of wins by tour : European Tour : 1
  • Challenge Tour : 6
  • Best results in Major Championships : The Masters : DNP
  • U.S. Open : DNP
  • Open Championship : T63: 1996
  • PGA Championship : DNP
  • Achievements and awards : Challenge TourRankings winner : 1999

Carl Suneson (born 22 July 1967) is a Spanish professional golfer.Suneson was born in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria to a Swedish father and an English mother. He represented England in amateur competition, and attended Oklahoma State University in the United States, but in 1996 he took Spanish citizenship.Suneson turned professional in 1990. He has played extensively on the European Tour and the second tier Challenge Tour. His best finish on the European Tour Order of Merit through 2008 is 48th in 1996, but he has often has difficulty holding onto his tour card. He has been successful at qualifying school on several occasions, but has dropped down to the the Challenge Tour more than once, where he finished on top of the season ending rankings in 1999, also finishing second in 2005.Suneson had to wait 18 years, until his 256th start before he finally claimed his first European Tour title at the 2007 Open de Saint-Omer. Played during the same week as the U.S. Open, the tournament was dual ranking event with the Challenge Tour, and brought his tally of wins on that tour to six.