Golf Birthdays: April 15-17

April 15

Chris Smith, winner of the 2002 Buick Open, turns 46. He also has five wins on the Tour.

April 16

Michael Thompson, winner of the 2013 Honda Classic, turns 30. Thompson was the runner-up at the 2012 US Open, firing a 66 in the first round and ultimately losing by a single stroke to Webb Simpson.

April 17

Two-time European Tour winner Jim Payne turns 45. Payne won the 1993 Iberia Open and the 1996 Italian Open, and was the European Tour Rookie of the Year in 1992.

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