Rafa Cabrera Bello

Rafa Cabrera Bello

(BAY-oh)

Height: 6'2" (1.88 m)
Weight: 179 (81 kg)
Age: 36 (May 25, 1984)
Birthplace: Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Spain
Residence: Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
Family: Wife, Sofia; Alva Margareta

Education: University of Las Palmas
Special Interests: Reading, water sports, soccer, skiing
Turned Professional: 2005
City plays from: Gran Canaria, Spain


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 125 in 2018-19 FedExCup standings (thru 2020-21)

Career Victories


International Victories (5):
2006 MAN NO Open [EurChall]. 2008 Credit Suisse Challenge [EurChall]. 2009 Austrian Golf Open [Eur]. 2012 Dubai Desert Classic [Eur]. 2017 Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open [Eur].
Other Victories (1):
2005 Canarias Professional Championship.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

63 - 2016 Wyndham Championship (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#11 : 2019 World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#16 : 2017 Barracuda Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$660,000 : 2016 World Golf Championships-Dell Match Play (Finished 3)

National Team Selections


Ryder Cup : 2016 Olympic Games : 2016 World Cup : 2013, 2016

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: 107 355 4 15 39 83 24 $8,213,873
2021 2 6 1 1 1 42 $101,797
2020 16 53 3 10 6 129 $646,577
2019 19 68 2 2 9 17 2 70 $1,926,935
2018 20 70 1 5 9 18 2 41 $2,449,869
2017 19 60 4 8 13 6 61 $1,934,675
2016 10 34 1 3 5 9 1 $804,350
2015 4 14 1 1 3 1 $129,450
2014 5 15 1 3 2 $59,950
2013 5 15 2 4 1 $120,718
2012 6 16 4 2 $16,168
2010 1 4 1 $23,385
(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
2021 T23
2020 CNL CUT T57 T16 78
2019 CUT T36 T71 T65 CUT T14 T19 T24 T12
2018 T17 T38 T10 T36 74 T5 T3 T36 T17
2017 T4 CUT CUT T42 T4 T19 T38 T17 72
2016 CUT T17 T49 T32 T39 T11 3
2015 CUT T40
2014 73 CUT
2013 T29 T21 T63 T17
2012 CUT CUT T81 T46 65 T33 T29
2010 T47
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2019 T63
2018 T60 T7 T41
2017 CUT T18 T33

Personal


  • Began playing as a youngster, with the garden in his backyard next to a golf course in the Canary Islands.
  • Studied business and economics at the University of Las Palmas but didn't graduate when his professional career took off.
  • His younger sister Emma plays on the Ladies European Tour.
  • Interests include surfing, fitness and photography.