Andres Romero

Andres Romero

Height: 5'10" (1.78 m)
Weight: 165 (75 kg)
Age: 39 (May 08, 1981)
Birthplace: Tucuman, Argentina
Residence: Yerba Buena, Argentina
Family: Single

Special Interests: Soccer, mountain biking
Turned Professional: 1998
City plays from: Tucuman, Argentina


Exempt Status


Past champion/veteran member beyond 150 in 2018-19 FedExCup (thru 2019-20)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (1):
2008 (1) Zurich Classic of New Orleans.
International Victories (9):
2003 Abierto de Medellin Open [Arg]. 2005 Roberto De Vicenzo Classic [Arg]. 2006 Masters Tournament Personal Cup [Arg]. 2005 Morson International Pro-Am Challenge [EurChall]. 2007 The Deutsche Bank Players' Championship of Europe [Eur]. 2017 BMW International Open [Eur]. 2010 Abierto Visa del Centro [TLA]. 2010 Torneo de Maestros Copa Personal [TLA].

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

61 - 2014 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#11 : 2008 Masters Tournament

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#21 : 2008 Shell Houston Open

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,116,000 : 2008 Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Finished 1)

National Team Selections


World Cup : 2006, 2007

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 221 656 1 2 4 23 48 129 89 3 $9,682,051
2020 1 2 1
2019 9 18 1 4 5 $74,786
2018 6 12 1 2 3 3 $206,764
2017 10 32 2 6 4 $196,518
2016 14 36 1 2 5 8 1 $195,262
2015 24 66 2 5 11 13 1 $617,253
2014 26 77 1 6 16 9 1 100 $782,184
2013 21 59 1 2 5 10 11 120 $718,507
2012 22 64 1 1 2 3 12 10 106 $970,919
2011 22 77 1 4 5 17 5 66 $1,313,133
2010 21 73 2 6 16 5 69 $979,170
2009 20 57 1 2 4 11 8 132 $789,305
2008 20 67 1 3 4 15 5 31 $2,064,612
2007 3 10 1 2 2 2 1 $596,414
2006 2 6 1 1 1 1 $177,225
(A) - Amateur
Korn Ferry Tour (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD Priority Rank Earnings
Total: 17 50 3 8 9 $39,988
2018 4 16 1 4 67 $23,041
2017 3 6 3
2016 7 18 2 5 113 $4,420
2015 1 4 1 1 96 $8,222
2005 1 4 1 1 $4,305
2004 1 2 1
(A) - Amateur

Top Tournaments


PGA TOUR
THE PLAYERS Championship Masters Tournament PGA Championship U.S. Open The Open Championship WGC-HSBC Champions WGC-Mexico WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv
2017 CUT 70
2015 CUT T14
2014 CUT
2013 T37
2012 CUT 83
2011 T39 T45
2010 T10
2009 CUT T49 CUT T47 T13 T46 T33
2008 CUT T8 T7 T36 T32 T30 T17 T63
2007 CUT 3 T6
2006 CUT T8
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2014 T38 76
2013 CUT
2012 CUT
2011 T64 T31 T56
2010 T52 T11 T60
2008 T55 T50 T44 T27

Personal


  • No relation to his famous countryman, PGA TOUR Champions player Eduardo.
  • Took up golf at age 8 after being bedridden and on a strict diet with a kidney disease. Caddied at The Jockey Club outside Tucuman, Argentina, site of the World Cup in 1962 and 1970, before playing. Turned pro at age 16.
  • Coached by his uncle, Miguel Romero.
  • Nickname is Pigu.
  • Was forced to give up his favorite hobby, mountain biking, when he turned professional because it was deemed too dangerous.
  • Had fellow Argentine and Manchester City soccer star Carlos Tevez caddie for him during the final round of the 2012 Open Championship.