Date of Birth:19th February 1971Country:Australia

Richard Green

Although a native of Melbourne and a strong supporter of the Australasian circuit, Green has proven to be a wonderful supporter of the PGA European Tour since earning his full tour card back in 1996 through affiliate membership. His maiden tour win came in the Dubai Desert Classic in 1997 but he had to wait a full decade, until the 2007 BA-CA Open in Austria, to claim a second title. His best finish on the European Tour money list came in 2004 when, with three runner-up finishes, he ended up 17th on the Order of Merit. Green showed a return to form in the recent Estoril Open de Portugal where he finished runner-up to Thomas Bjorn . . . . . has career earnings of €7 million on the PGA European Tour . . . . is a great lover of motor racing and competed in the 2009 Australian Grand Prix GT category.