|Full name||Richard Finch|
|Born||9 June 1977|
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight||202 lb (92 kg; 14.4 st)|
|Residence||Mere, Cheshire, England|
|Former tour(s)||European Tour|
|Number of wins by tour|
|PGA Tour of Australasia||1|
|Best results in major championships|
|The Open Championship||T58: 2008|
Finch is currently a member of the European Tour. He has been a member since 2005. Finch earned his card through Qualifying School in 2004. In his rookie season, he finished 60th on the Order of Merit, but missed out on the Sir Henry Cotton Rookie of the Year award, which went to Gonzalo Fernández-Castaño of Spain. His best finish in 2005 was as joint runner-up in the Telecom Italia Open.
Finch picked up his first professional win at the 2007 Michael Hill New Zealand Open. Finch shot a 14 under par total of 274 (73-65-64-72) to win the tournament. One further victory during the 2008 European Tour season took Finch to his best finish of 20th on the Order of Merit.
Amateur wins (3)
Professional wins (2)
European Tour wins (2)
|No.||Date||Tournament||Winning score||Margin of
|1||2 Dec 2007
|Michael Hill New Zealand Open1||−14 (73-65-64-72=274)||3 strokes||Steven Bowditch, Paul Sheehan|
|2||18 May 2008||Irish Open||−10 (71-72-65-70=278)||2 strokes||Felipe Aguilar|
1Co-sanctioned by the PGA Tour of Australasia
Results in major championships
|The Open Championship||T58||CUT||CUT|
Note: Finch only played in The Open Championship.
CUT = missed the halfway cut
"T" = tied
Results in World Golf Championships
"T" = Tied
Note that the HSBC Champions did not become a WGC event until 2009.
- "European Amateur Team Championship". European Golf Association. Retrieved 26 April 2021.