Padraig Harrington’s will compete in the 2022 Masters in Augusta. Georgia on Thursday alongside three other Irish players Rory McIlroy, Seamus Power and Shane Lowry. The native of Rath Farnham has never won the Masters, with his best results coming in 5th in 2002 and 2008. Ryder Cup fans can buy Ryder Cup 2023 Tickets from our website.

Padraig Harrington will compete in the 2022 Masters in Augusta
Padraig Harrington will compete in the 2022 Masters in Augusta

However, it was still Padraig Harrington’s record career on the PGA and European Tour. To this day, Padraig Harrington is the Republic’s most successful golfer, winning three majors. Harrington is the European player to break Tiger Woods’ supremacy in the main and the first European player to win successive majors titles.

More specifically, Harrington’s three majors took place within 13 months. In 2007, Harrington defeated Sergio Garcia in the play-offs to win the British Open at Carnoustie.

Padraig Harrington victories

The following July, Harrington successfully defended his title at Royal Birkdale, despite a wrist injury before the Open. Just a month later, in August 2008, Harrington became the first Irish golfer to win a major on American soil. The first since Nick Faldo won the 2008 USPGA Championship.

Harrington has won four championships on the PGA Tour. Including two at the Honda Classic and one at the Barclays Classic.

For the most part, Harrington has 15 wins to his name on the European Tour. For many Irishmen, Harrington’s most important European win came in 2007. When he went on to win the Irish Open, beating Bradley Dredge in the play-offs.

Harrington is the European player to break Tiger Woods' supremacy in the main
Harrington is the European player to break Tiger Woods’ supremacy in the main

Harrington also made an important influence on the Ryder Cup. Captaining six men for the 2020 Ryder Cup match at Whistling Strait. Which was interrupted by the coronavirus pandemic.

Inappropriately for Captain Harrington, the USA defeated Europe 19-9, the biggest win in the tournament’s modern history.

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