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Henrik Stenson
Orlando, Fla.

Height: 6 ft., 2 in. Weight: 190 Turned Pro: 1999

DOB: 4/5/1976

Bio: A family friend introduced him to the game at the age of 12. His father, Ingemar, started two years later but his 15-year-old sister, Ulrika, decided to stick to horse riding. Got down to scratch at age 18, and in 1994 played for Swedish boys. A year later, he graduated to the national side and had a successful amateur career by representing Sweden in the 1998 Eisenhower Trophy in Chile. Wife, Emma, played golf at the University of South Carolina. He spent time practicing at the school's practice facility. Having become a father of two and experiencing as much of the world, he is taking interest in the next generation. He has his own junior event at his home club and is also hosting a Challenge Tour tournament; the Princess, In Skaane, Sweden. Has started the Henrik Stenson Foundation, where he aims to support and encourage children to reach their full potential through sports. He has always enjoyed team play in the otherwise individual sport and is committed to contribute in the future. He is dedicated to inspire others, be it teammates or the youngers he encounters through his junior activities. (Bio information from Golfweek research and

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Henrik Stenson Stories
Feb. 05 - 10:25
Ernie Els surges into contention at Omega Dubai Desert Classic

Feb. 04 - 11:28
Alex Noren leads field at Dubai Classic after day 1

Jan. 27 - 5:39
Experienced Rose not ready to turn the game over to young PGA Tour stars

Jan. 24 - 11:05
Rickie Fowler rises in ranking after win at Abu Dhabi

Jan. 21 - 7:33
Bryson DeChambeau off to hot start in Abu Dhabi

Jan. 19 - 11:47
It’s no easy answer for some of world’s top golfers: Major title or Olympic gold?

Jan. 19 - 9:26
Henrik Stenson returns to European Tour after off-season knee surgery

Jan. 17 - 11:12
Europe dominates EurAsia Cup; proves perfect rehearsal for Ryder Cup

Jan. 12 - 4
Fantasy Forecast: Sony Open preview

Jan. 07 - 10:52
Callaway signs Tom Watson, Marc Leishman

Dec. 29 - 9:34
Lordy, lordy, look who’s 40 (and 416th): Tiger Woods drops in world rankings

Dec. 11 - 6
European top 10 moments in 2015: Watson's final Open; GB&I's Walker Cup triumph

Dec. 10 - 10:11
Rory McIlroy recovering from laser eye surgery

Dec. 09 - 5:59
Henrik Stenson tweets hilarious selfie after surgery

Dec. 06 - 11:22
Marc Leishman earns first European Tour victory at Nedbank Golf Challenge

Dec. 05 - 12
Marc Leishman overtakes Stenson for Nedbank Golf Challenge lead

Dec. 04 - 12:59
Stenson takes outright lead at Nedbank Golf Challenge

Dec. 03 - 12:42
Henrik Stenson overcomes flu to take share of Nedbank Challenge lead

Dec. 02 - 1:58
Toy Box Extra: Dec. 2, 2015

Nov. 23 - 10:11
McIlroy remains No. 3 in OWGR; Kisner moves into top 20

Henrik Stenson Galleries
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Dubai Desert Classic

Henrik Stenson Videos
VIDEO: Great moments at DP World Tour Championship

VIDEO: Take a tour of Henrik Stenson's winning bag

VIDEO: A tour of Henrik Stenson's winning bag

VIDEO: Henrik Stenson interview after second round