Bobby Lincoln

For other people named Robert Lincoln, see Robert Lincoln (disambiguation).
Bobby Lincoln
Personal information
Full name Robert James Lincoln
Born (1953-09-08) 8 September 1953
Johannesburg, South Africa
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 209 lb (95 kg; 14.9 st)
Nationality  South Africa
Residence Edenvale, Gauteng, South Africa
Turned professional 1971
Current tour(s) European Seniors Tour
Former tour(s) Sunshine Tour
European Tour
Professional wins 19
Number of wins by tour
Sunshine Tour 15 (9th all time)
European Senior Tour 1
Other 3
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open DNP
The Open Championship CUT: 1981
PGA Championship DNP

Robert James "Bobby" Lincoln (born 8 September 1953) is a South African professional golfer who was a regular winner on the Southern African Tour from 1985 to 2000, and now plays on the European Seniors Tour.

Lincoln played on the European Tour in the late 1970s and early 1980s with little success. He was over thirty before he found success on his home tour by winning the 1985 Wild Coast Pro-Am. He went on to win three times in each of the following three years. He served on the Southern Africa Tour Players Committee from 1991 to 2006

Lincoln joined the European Seniors Tour in 2006, and claimed his first senior win in 2007 at the Jersey Seniors Classic.

Professional wins (19)

Southern African Tour / Sunshine Tour wins (15)

Other wins (3)

European Seniors Tour wins (1)

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
1 10 Jun 2007 Jersey Seniors Classic −11 (71-67-67=205) 2 strokes Scotland Bill Longmuir

Results in major championships

Tournament 1981
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open DNP
The Open Championship CUT
PGA Championship DNP

DNP = Did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied
Yellow background for top-10.

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