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Fred Couples

Fred Couples
Personal information
NameFred Couples
Full nameFrederick Steven Couples
Height1.8 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight185 lb (83.9 kg ; 13.2 st)
NationalityUnited States
ResidencePalm Springs, California
SpouseThais Baker (died 2009)
CollegeUniversity of Houston
Turned professional1980
Current toursPGA Tour (joined 1982)
Champions Tour (joined 2010)
Professional wins51
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour15
European Tour3
Champions Tour4
Other Major tour wins30
Best results in Major Championships
Masters TournamentWon: 1992
U.S. OpenT3: 1991
The Open ChampionshipT3: 1991
PGA Championship2nd: 1990
Achievements and awards
PGA Tour
Player of the Year
1991, 1992
PGA Player of the Year1992
Vardon Trophy1991, 1992
Byron Nelson Award1991, 1992
PGA Tour
leading money winner
Byron Nelson Award
(Champions Tour)

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Frederick Steven Couples (born October 3, 1959) is an American professional golfer who competes on the PGA Tour and Champions Tour. A former World No. 1, he has won numerous events, most notably the 1992 Masters Tournament.

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