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Fredrik Jacobson, a native of Sweden, earned his first career PGA Tour win at the 2011 Travelers Championship. He uses Diablo Forged Irons and an Odyssey Putter. Fredrik was a promising ice hockey player at age 10, but one of the players at his club was also the local golf pro who taught the entire Jacobson family to play golf. Fredrik reached scratch five years later. At age 14-15, he was ranked in the top-30 in Swedish table tennis. He won several amateur golf titles before turning pro in 1994. Fredrik has three international victories; the 2003 Omega Hong Kong Open, the Algarve Open de Portugal and the Volvo Masters. Jacobson ended the 2011 season in the top-40 on the world golf rankings.