Ernie Els
West Palm Beach, Fla.

Height: 6 ft., 3 in.

Weight: 210

Turned Pro: 1989

DOB: 10/17/1969

Bio: Started playing golf at age 9. Heavily involved in junior golf of South Africa and Cancer Society of South Africa. Hosts Ernie Els Invitational in South Africa to raise money for charity. Ernie Els Foundation formed in early 1999, with the purpose of providing full support to disadvantaged children. Established the Els for Autism Foundation in spring 2009, with son, Ben, who is autistic, the driving force behind the mission. In December 1998, received lifetime membership on European Tour. Third Ernie Els design signature golf course near George in South Africa opened in 2004. (Bio information from Golfweek research and pgatour.com)

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Note: In compiling our archives, some information, such as earnings or relation to par, was unavailable. If information is missing, such as earnings, it does not necessarily mean that no money was earned and should not be interpreted as such.

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Faxon among key speakers at Fitness Summit

The World Golf Fitness Summit has attracted an impressive contingent of players and golf instructors as well as trainers and fitness professionals ever since it debuted in 2006.

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Hend wins Hong Kong Open in playoff

The Hong Kong Open could not be resolved in 72 holes, as Scott Hend took the title over Angelo Que in a playoff.

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Fraser leads by 1 at Euro Tour's Hong Kong Open

Behind a 5-under 65, Marcus Fraser has taken a one-shot lead at the European Tourís Hong Kong Open over fellow Aussie Scott Hend.

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Els takes Hong Kong lead on 45th birthday

Ernie Els took the 36-hole lead at the European Tour's Hong Kong Open with a 5-under 65 on his 45th birthday.

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Randhawa takes lead at Hong Kong Open

Jyoti Randhawa's 5-under 31 in his final nine holes at Hong Kong Golf Club Thursday set the pace at the European Tour's Hong Kong Open.

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Golfweek PostGame: Bae claims Frys.com

Winning isnít easy. Sang-Moon Bae knows after closing with 73 at the Frys.com Open to claim his second PGA Tour victory. As the 2014-15 season begins, here's the debut edition of Golfweek PostGame.

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Complete list of FedEx Cup bonus earnings

Billy Horschel earned $10 million for winning the FedEx Cup. Here's a complete list of the bonus earnings.

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BMW Championship: Tee times, final round

Billy Horschel and Ryan Palmer will share Sunday's final tee time at the PGA Tour's BMW Championship, with Horschel bringing a three-shot lead into the day -- see the complete pairings here.

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Tee times: BMW Championship, third round

Here are the complete tee times and pairings for the third round of the BMW Championship at Cherry Hills Country Club in Cherry Hills Village, Colo.

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5 Things: McIlroy, Spieth, Woodland share BMW lead

While Cherry Hills played fast and firm during Thursday's first round, Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy and Gary Woodland were able to each shoot 3-under 67 and grab a share of the lead at the BMW Championship.

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PGA Tour notes: FedEx Cup insight, Tiger talk

PGA Tour notes include FedEx Cup Playoff breakdown, Stuart Appleby's take on Tiger's injury and Charles Howell III's quest to make it back to Augusta.

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Tee times: BMW Championship, Rounds 1-2

Here are the first- and second-round tee times and pairings for the BMW Championship at Cherry Hills Country Club in Cherry Hills Village, Colo.

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Tee times: Deutsche Bank, final round

Tee times for the final round of the Deutsche Bank Championship at TPC Boston in Norton, Mass.

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Tee times: Deutsche Bank, third round

Here are the tee times and pairings for Sunday's third round of the Deutsche Bank Championship at TPC Boston in Norton, Mass.

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Deutsche Bank Championship: Tee times, Rds. 1-2

World No. 1 Rory McIlroy will share a tee time early Friday and late Saturday with new FedEx Cup points leader Hunter Mahan and Jimmy Walker for the first two rounds of the PGA Tour's Deutsche Bank Championship.

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5 Things: Furyk faces fire; FedEx Cup ins, outs

Hunter Mahan captured the title at The Barclays on Sunday, leaving Jim Furyk answering more questions and a few big names missing out on the rest of the FedEx Cup Playoffs.

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Tracker: Mahan wins The Barclays

Jason Day and Jim Furyk might share the lead at 9 under, but 13 other players are within three shots of the lead entering Sunday's final round of The Barclays.

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5 Things: Day, Furyk share lead at The Barclays

With Jim Furyk and Jason Day setting the pace at 9 under through 54 holes at The Barclays and a long list of contenders chasing, the first FedEx Cup playoff tournament seems destined for Sunday fireworks.

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Tee times: The Barclays, final round

Here are the tee times and pairings for Sunday's final round of The Barclays at Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, N.J.

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Tracker: Day, Furyk move into Barclays lead

While second-round leaders Adam Scott and Cameron Tringale dropped back, Jason Day and Jim Furyk were there to takeover the lead Saturday at The Barclays.

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Ernie Els: 2012 in Pictures

A look at Ernie Els in 2012.

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2012 Open Championship: Ernie Els, in pictures

Check out images from Ernie Els' dramatic come-from-behind win at the 141st Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St. Annes.

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The U.S. Open in the 1990s

A gallery of the 1990s U.S. Open

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World No. 1 golfers, in pictures

Take a look back at the men who have held the title of the world's No. 1 golfer since 1986.

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2010 in review: Top 30 pictures

Golfweek's Tracy Wilcox chooses her Top 30 images of 2010.

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Arnold Palmer Invitational (Final Round)

Ernie Els wins his second consecutive tournament at the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill Club and Lodge.

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Arnold Palmer Invitational (Rd. 2)

Davis Love III maintained a share of the lead Friday at the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill Club in Orlando, Fla. Ernie Els, D.J. Trahan and Ben Curtis joined him at at 7-under 137.

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Hate to be Rude: Ernie Els

In this episode of Hate to be Rude, Ernie Els discusses his career and life after golf.