One of the European Tour's most elite clubs has a 12th member
If you were guessing players with the most European Tour appearances, Soren Kjeldsen would surely be high on your list.
The Danish 44-year-old became the 12th player to make 600 starts on the European Tour when he teed up at the 2020 Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
Kjeldsen has graced European Tour fields for the majority of his career and has won four times on the circuit, most recently at the 2015 Irish Open.
So who does he join in the 600 club?
Most European Tour appearances:
1. Sam Torrance (706)
2. Miguel Angel Jimenez (691*)
3. David Howell (635*)
4. Barry Lane (685)
5. Colin Montgomerie (639)
6. Raphael Jacquelin (628*)
7. Robert Karlsson (628*)
8. Roger Chapman (619)
9. Paul Lawrie (614*)
10. Eamonn Darcy (610)
11. Malcolm Mackenzie (605)
12. Soren Kjeldsen (600*)
*denotes still playing on the European Tour. All figures correct as of January 16, 2020.