Stenson selected European golfer of year
Henrik Stenson has been selected European golfer of the year
after winning the money title and the U.S. PGA Tour’s FedEx
The 37-year-old Stenson, who succeeded Rory McIlroy, is the
first player from Sweden to win the award.
In addition to his six-shot victory in the season-ending World
Tour Championship to clinch the Race to Dubai, Stenson also won the
Deutsche Bank Championship and the Tour Championship in Atlanta to
seal the FedEx Cup.
Another highlight was his third in the U.S. PGA
Stenson’s most consistent year started at the end of last
season, when he won the South African championship.
He says the latest honor reflected ”the stellar year I have
had. You can call it a dream season, year of my life, whatever you