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Nordqvist, Anna (SWE)
Ladies European Tour Player Profile
Surname Nordqvist
First Name(s) Anna
Date of Birth 10th June 1987
Place of Birth Eskilstuna, Sweden
Nationality Sweden
Residence Scottsdale, Arizona
Date turned Pro. 1st January 2009
Exemption Status 04a - European Solheim Cup Team
Represents Sweden

Ladies European Tour Season Stats and Results
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Ladies European Tour Career Summary
Statistics
Career Earnings (Euro) 484,390.03
Tournaments Played 23
LET Tournaments Won 2
LPGA Tournaments Won 2
Top Ten Finishes 11
Playoff Record 0/1
Lowest Round 63
   
   
   
Order of Merit Record
SeasonPos.EuroPlayed
2006 n/a 0.00 0
2007 n/a 0.00 0
2008 n/a 0.00 0
2009 13 100,966.74 6
2010 32 65,938.68 5

Biography Nordqvist, Anna (SWE)

PROFESSIONAL

  • In 2013, Anna played in 5 LET events with her best result T7th at the inaugural Helsingborg Open in Sweden. Anna was also a member of the first European Solheim Cup team to win in the USA. When partnering Caroline Hedwall on Saturday morning, she hit the first hole-in-one in Solheim Cup history on 17 at Colorado Golf Club to win the foursomes match against Morgan Pressel and Jessica Korda.  She also successfully partnered Hedwall in the top foursomes match on Friday and halved against Stacy Lewis in the Sunday singles matches. Posted a 2-1-1 win-loss-draw record for a career record of 6-5-1 with 6 ½ points scored.
  • In 2012, Anna played in 3 LET events with the following results: 7th at the Evian Masters, T10th at the ISPS Handa Australian Open and MC at the Ricoh Women’s British Open. Season’s earnings: € 106,404.97 (13). 2012 LPGA results: played in 28 events, 26 cuts made, $688,703 (19), 11 top-10 finishes. Ranked fourth on Tour in birdies. Crossed the $2 million mark in career earnings after a T31 finish at the Mobile Bay LPGA Classic.
  • In 2011, along with Sophie Gustafson, successfully defended the European Nations Cup team event in Spain. Played in four other events on the LET schedule with season-best finish a tie for 7th at the Ricoh Women’s British Open. Recorded 5 top-10 finishes on the LPGA with a season-best tie for 2nd at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational. Member of the victorious European Solheim Cup Team at Killeen Castle in Ireland; posted a 2-2-0 record with two points scored taking overall record to 4-4-0.
  • In 2010, won the Comunitat Valenciana European Nations Cup at La Sella Resort in Spain, representing Sweden with Sophie Gustafson.
  • Posted three top-10 finishes on the LET including 2nd at the Omega Dubai Ladies Masters, 6th at the AIB Ladies Irish Open and 9th at the Women's Australian Open.  On the LPGA, tied for second at the LPGA State Farm Classic; tied for 10th at the Kraft Nabisco Championship and won the Mojo 6, an unofficial LPGA event.
  • In 2009, after winning LET Q School for 2009 at La Manga Club by three strokes in January, Anna became a first-time winner at the McDonald's LPGA Championship Presented by Coca-Cola, the second major championship of 2009. She later earned her second victory at the 2009 LPGA Tour Championship Presented by Rolex. Selected as a Captain’s pick by Alison Nicholas to represent Europe at The Solheim Cup as a rookie.  She competed in 8 tournaments on the LET and recorded four top ten finishes. Her season best was second at the Madrid Ladies Masters, where she shot a career-low 63 in the final round to make a play-off, only to be defeated by Azahara Munoz at the first extra hole. Anna also tied for fourth at the Omega Dubai Ladies Masters, tied for 5th at the S4/C Wales Ladies Championship and tied for 10th at the Deutsche Bank Ladies Open. Named 2009 Ryder Cup Wales Rookie of the Year.

AMATEUR

British Girls Amateur Champion 2005. British Amateur Champion 2008. Won European Team Championships in 2006 and 2008. Won World Amateur Team Championship 2008. Won Smyth Salver as the leading amateur at the 2008 RICOH Women’s British Open at Sunningdale (T42nd). Leading amateur at the 2008 Scandinavian TPC Hosted by Annika (T6th). Leading amateur in US women’s college golf whilst representing Arizona State University in 2008. Turned professional with a handicap of +4.8. Anna won LET Q School for 2009 at La Manga Club by three strokes.

PERSONAL

183cm tall with blonde hair and blue eyes. Started playing golf at the age of 13 at home in Eskilstuna, located a one-and-a-half hour drive south of Stockholm, in Sweden. Attended Arizona State University, where she studied Inter Disciplinary Studies for two-and-a-half-years. Resides in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA. Anna’s hobbies include watching and playing all sports. She used to swim for six years but decided that she was best at golf. Now coached by Tim Suzoy and attached to Torshalla Golf Club in Sweden. Anna’s role model was Annika Sorenstam, who stepped away from the game at the time when Anna was turning professional. Twitter: @ANordqvist. Website: http://annanordqvist.com/

LET VICTORIES

(2): 2010 Comunitat Valenciana European Nations Cup, partnering Sophie Gustafson (team event). 2011 European Nations Cup, partnering Sophie Gustafson (team event).

CAREER VICTORIES

(2) 2009 McDonald's LPGA Championship Presented by Coca-Cola; 2009 LPGA Tour Championship Presented by Rolex.

SOLHEIM CUP

(3): 2009, 2011, 2013

TOUR RECORD

2009                                       €100,966.74          13

2010                                       €116,688.68          13

2011                                       €95,069.44             17

2013                                      €70,885.20              20


Ladies European Tour Career Highlights
SeasonTournamentPos.ScoreParEuro
2006 Scandinavian TPC 23= 291 -1 0.00
2008 Scandinavian TPC 6= 209 -7 0.00
2008 Final Stage Qualifying School 1 279 -13 0.00
2009 Final Stage Qualifying School 1 279 -13 0.00
2009 Deutsche Bank Ladies Open 10= 285 -7 8,557.50
2009 Evian Masters 17= 281 -7 30,701.74
2009 S4/C Wales Ladies Championship 5= 281 -7 15,576.75
2009 Madrid Ladies Masters 2 203 -16 21,220.00
2009 Omega Dubai Ladies Masters 4= 277 -11 20,175.00
2010 ANZ Ladies Masters 11= 276 -12 6,984.13
2010 Women's Australian Open 9 292 Par 9,947.09
2010 Evian Masters 19= 283 -5 30,308.46
2010 AIB Ladies Irish Open 6 208 -8 17,500.00
2010 Omega Dubai Ladies Masters 2 279 -9 50,750.00
2011 Evian Masters 17= 281 -7 30,087.57
2011 Ricoh Women's British Open 7= 280 -8 52,236.87
2011 Ladies Irish Open 11= 209 -7 7,120.00
2011 Omega Dubai Ladies Masters 25= 286 -2 5,625.00

Ladies European Tour 2010 Season
DateTournamentPos.ScoreParEuro
04-03-10 ANZ Ladies Masters 11= 276 -12 6,984.13
11-03-10 Women's Australian Open 9 292 Par 9,947.09
22-07-10 Evian Masters 19= 283 -5 30,308.46
06-08-10 AIB Ladies Irish Open 6 208 -8 17,500.00
08-12-10 Omega Dubai Ladies Masters 2 279 -9 50,750.00

Ladies European Tour 2011 Season
DateTournamentPos.ScoreParEuro
21-07-11 Evian Masters 17= 281 -7 30,087.57
28-07-11 Ricoh Women's British Open 7= 280 -8 52,236.87
05-08-11 Ladies Irish Open 11= 209 -7 7,120.00
14-12-11 Omega Dubai Ladies Masters 25= 286 -2 5,625.00

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