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||6ft 3in 13st 5lb (191cm 85kgs)
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||1998 (plus 4)
Peter Hanson turned professional in 1998, and initially competed on the Challenge Tour.
After graduating to the full circuit, he claimed his first European Tour title at the 2005 Open de Andalucia, and added a second at the 2008 SAS Masters.
In 2010 the Swede won in Mallorca and followed it with victory at the Czech Open - securing automatic qualification for the Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor.