Nelson Ledesma

Nelson Ledesma

Height: 5'10" (1.78 m)
Weight: 211 (95 kg)
Age: 30 (July 25, 1990)
Birthplace: Tucuman, Argentina
Residence: Tucuman, Argentina
Family: Wife, Eliana; Lorenzo, Justina

Special Interests: Soccer
Turned Professional: 2007
City plays from: Tucuman, Argentina


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 50 from 2019 Korn Ferry Tour (thru 2020-21)

Career Victories


Korn Ferry Tour Victories (2):
2018 (1) LECOM Health Challenge. 2019 (1) TPC Colorado Championship at Heron Lakes.
PGA TOUR Latinoamerica Victories (1):
2017 (1) 86 Abierto OSDE del Centro presentado por FiberCorp.
International Victories (7):
2011 Argentina [TLA]. 2016 Angel Cabrera Tour Grand Final [Arg].
Other Victories (1):
2017 86 Abierto OSDE del Centro presentado por FiberCorp.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

65 - 2020 Puerto Rico Open (Round 4)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#21 : 2021 Safeway Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#221 : 2019 John Deere Classic

Career Largest Paycheck:

$57,420 : 2021 Safeway Open (Finished 23)

National Team Selections


Aruba Cup : 2017

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: 19 46 1 4 15 $102,940
2021 1 4 1 1 47 $57,420
2020 17 40 3 14 217 $45,520
2012 1 2 1
(A) - Amateur

Personal


  • Originally from Tucuman, Argentina, the same hometown as Andres Romero, who inspired him to pursue a PGA TOUR career.
  • Was introduced to golf as a caddie at age 12 and turned professional four years later.
  • Soccer is his favorite sport away from golf. Argentine professional sports club River Plate is his favorite team.