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Birthdate: 9 April 1965 (1965-04-09)
Nationality: Sweden
Turned Professional: 1989
Current Tour: LPGA Tour (joined 1992)

Professional career

Alfredsson began her professional career on the Ladies European Tour where she was rookie of the year in 1989. The next year, in 1990, she claimed her maiden professional win at the Women's British Open. She won twice on the LET in 1991 and won once each on the ALPG and Japanese tours. She earned exempt status for the 1992 LPGA Tour season by tying for 17th at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament

She earned Rookie of the Year honors on the LPGA Tour in 1992 and has won seven LPGA Tour events, including one LPGA major: the 1993 Nabisco Dinah Shore.

Alfredsson has continued to play a limited number of events in Europe, where she has won eleven events. She finished at the top of the European money list in 1998. She has been a member of the European team in the Solheim Cup five times: in 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000 and 2002. She was captain of the European Solheim Cup team in the 2007 Solheim Cup, in which Europe lost to the USA 12-16.

Professional wins (23)

Ladies European Tour (11)


. 1990 Women's British Open
. 1991 Hennessy Ladies Cup, Trophee Coconut Skol,
. 1992 Hennessy Ladies Cup, IBM Ladies Open
. 1994 Evian Masters
. 1996 Hennessy Cup
. 1997 WPGA Championship of Europe
. 1998 Evian Masters
. 2001 WPGA Championship of Europe
. 2008 Evian Masters

Note: The Women's British Open was not co-sanctioned by the LPGA until 1994, and did not become an LPGA major until 2001.

LPGA Tour (7)


. 1993 (1) Nabisco Dinah Shore
. 1994 (1) PING/Welch's Championship
. 1998 (2) The Office Depot, Welch's/Circle K Championship
. 2003 (1) Longs Drugs Challenge
. 2008 (2) Evian Masters, Grand China Air LPGA

LPGA Majors are shown in bold. Her win in the 2008 Evian Masters is repeated here because the LPGA has co-sanctioned the event since 2000.

Other tours (6)

. 1991 Queensland Open (ALPG), Ellair Open (Japan), Benson & Hedges Trophy with Anders Forsbrand
. 1992 Itoki Classic (Japan), Sunrise Cup World Team Championship with Liselotte Neumann
. 1997 Itoen Tournament (Japan)


Majors

. 1993 (1) Nabisco Dinah Shore

Awards

. 1989 LET Rookie of the Year
. 1992 LPGA Rookie of the Year

PGA Earnings to Date $3,221,029

 
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