Doug Sewell

Doug Sewell
Personal information
Full name Douglas N. Sewell
Born (1929-11-19) 19 November 1929
Surrey, England
Nationality  England
Turned professional 1961
Retired 1994
Professional wins 4
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open DNP
The Open Championship T20: 1966
PGA Championship DNP

Douglas N. Sewell (born 19 November 1929[1]) is a former English professional golfer. He was a useful amateur golfer and played in the Walker Cup in 1957 and 1959 and the Eisenhower Trophy in 1960. He played in the 1959 Amateur Championship, losing in the quarter final to the American Bob Magee.[2] He turned professional in March 1961,[3] becoming an assistant professional at Wentworth. In 1967 he became professional at Ferndown in succession to Percy Alliss.[4] He remained at Ferndown until his retirement in 1994.

Amateur wins

Professional wins

Results in major championships

Tournament 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972
The Open Championship T26 CUT T25 T20 T31 DNP DNP DNP T25 T50

Note: Sewell only played in The Open Championship.
DNP = Did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" indicates a tie for a place

Team appearances




  1. "Douglas Sewell". PGA European Tour. Retrieved 31 August 2015.
  2. "Amateur Golf Championship – Three Americans in Semi-finals". The Glasgow Herald. 29 May 1959. p. 11.
  3. "Sewell becomes a professional". The Times. 14 March 1961. p. 22.
  4. "Martini tournament". The Times. 17 June 1967. p. 13.
  5. 1 2 "PGA Professional Championship – Past Winners". The PGA. Retrieved 31 August 2015.

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