Made In Himmerland
Updated: Jun 15
Date: 27 - 30 May 2021
Location: HimmerLand, Farso, Denmark
Course: Par 71 6115 Meters
Past winners have all had a combination of these key stats;
Strokes Gained: Putting
Birdie or Better
Par 4 Scoring
Greens In Regulation
Austrian Open Form
Tournament Winners 2019 - Bernd Wiesberger 2017 - Julian Suri 2015 - David Horsey
Winner Profile The longest-priced tournament winner since the event hit the schedule in 2014 was David Horsey so looking primarily at the top of the board with the links nature of the course primarily favouring quality players. Recent form has not been overly important but most have come from decent showings in stronger tournaments. Wind form is very important.
Top Chances Thorbjorn Olesen: Dane who is the best player in the field when right. Ranks 3rd in Strokes Gained: Putting, 3rd in Putting Average, 3rd in Birdie or Better and 5th in GIR this year. Finished Top 14 in two of five in this event. Top 12 finishes in two of his last three tournaments.
Callum Hill: Young Scot who has been flying of late with four Top 12 finishes in his last six starts. Ranks 6th in Par 4 Scoring, 13th in Birdie or Better and 19th in Scrambling.
Mid-Tier Chances Joost LuitenVeteran who has finished Top 18 in the last three Austrian Opens. Ranks 9th in GIR and 19th in Par 4 Scoring this season. Form strong finishing Top 12 in three of his last four starts.
Connor Syme: Scot who mixes form but has three Top 12 finishes in his last six starts. Ranks Top 15 in Par 4 Scoring and Birdie or Better this season. Finished 4th in the 2020 Austrian Open.
Maximilian Kieffer: Form is very good with two runner-ups in his last four starts. Finished 2nd at the Austrian Open this year and 20th in the 2017 running. Ranks Top 20 in Scrambling and Par 4 Scoring.
Outside Chances Renato Paratore: Finished last season ranked 12th in Putting Average 13th in Birdie or Better and 19th in Scrambling. Finished Top 15 in the last two Austrian Opens. Has a Top 20 here as well.
David Horsey: Great record here with a win and a runner-up in his last four starts. Also finished 2nd in the 2017 Austrian Open. Ranked Top 15 in Scrambling, Putting Average and Strokes Gained: Putting in 2020.
Nicolai Von Dellingshausen: Profiles outstanding for such a long shot. Ranks 2nd in Putting Average, 4th in Scrambling, 9th in Strokes Gained: Putting and 18th in Birdie or Better this season. Finished Top 25 in the last two Austrian Opens.