Horacio Carbonetti

Horacio Carbonetti
Personal information
Full name Horacio Carbonetti
Born (1947-11-17) 17 November 1947
Río Cuarto, Córdoba, Argentina
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Nationality  Argentina
Turned professional 1978
Current tour(s) European Seniors Tour
Former tour(s) European Tour
Professional wins 31
Number of wins by tour
European Senior Tour 2
Other 12 (regular)
17 (senior)
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open DNP
The Open Championship CUT: 1980 (3rd round)
PGA Championship DNP

Horacio Carbonetti (born 17 November 1947) is an Argentine professional golfer. He is the brother of golfer Luis Carbonetti.

Carbonetti was born in Río Cuarto, Córdoba. He won multiple amateur tournaments, mostly in Argentina. In 1976, he lost by playoff the Simon Bolivar Cup Professional Championship in Venezuela. He turned professional in 1977.

In his debut tournament as a professional, Carbonetti was second at the Metropolitan Open behind Florentino Molina in 1977. In 1980, he shot a 64 in the second round of The Open Championship, at Muirfield, setting a new course record. He won the Argentine Tour Order of Merit in 1980 and the Cordoba Tour Order of Merit in 2001. He played on the European Tour from 1978 to 1981.

Carbonetti is currently a member of European Seniors Tour and has won two tournaments on this tour.

Amateur wins (27)

Professional wins (31)

Argentine wins (8)

Other wins (4)

European Seniors Tour wins (2)

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
1 10 Aug 2003 Bad Ragaz PGA Seniors Open −13 (64-64-69=197) 3 strokes Australia David Good
2 31 Jul 2004 Bad Ragaz PGA Seniors Open −15 (66-65-64=195) Playoff England Denis Durnian

Argentina senior wins (14)

Other senior wins (3)

Team appearances


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