Date of Birth:2nd April 1976Country:South Africa

Rory Sabbatini

Although born and raised in South Africa, where he first played golf as a four-year-old, Durban native Rory Sabbatini’s main golfing impact has come on the PGA Tour in the United States where he has won five times, most notably at the Colonial tournament in 2007 and the HP Byron Nelson Championship in 2009. A graduate of the University of  Arizona, Sabbatini – who partnered Trevor Immelman to success for South Africa in the 2003 World Cup – has amassed earnings of over $22 million in a successful career on the US Tour ... his best result in a Major came in the 2007 US Masters, where he finished tied-2nd... is a generous supporter of charities supporting injured US military personnel ... is a lover of fast cars, DIY and Sudoku... travels for much of the year from tournament to tournament in the US with his family in a recreational vehicle.