The Top 10 Greatest Golfers of All Time Featured News Jack Nicklaus . Nicknamed the Golden Bear, Nicklaus gained 73 victories in his career, including 18 major golf championships. Tiger Woods. Ben Hogan. Walter Hagen. Gary Player. Sam Snead . Bobby Jones. Arnold Palmer .
Feel free to tell me where I’m wrong. Gary Player. Tom Watson . Bobby Jones . Ben Hogan. Arnold Palmer . Sam Snead . Jack Nicklaus . Nicklaus brought out greatness in his opponents — Palmer, Player, Watson, Trevino. Tiger Woods . In April 1997, Woods began a trajectory that led him directly to the top of this list.
Jack Nicklaus certainly is the GOAT , and here’s why First, in addition to his 18 major championships, Nicklaus finished second 19 times and third an additional nine times; Woods has seven seconds and four thirds. Even more telling is the major record of their contemporaries.
The competitions are the Masters Tournament , the U.S. Open , The Open Championship and the PGA Championship , contested annually. Should the same golfer win all four majors in a calendar year, this would be recognized as a grand slam.
The best current golfers never to win a Major Matt Kuchar . Despite not quite being able to claim a Major honour during his career, American Matt Kuchar is well known as one of the most popular players on the tour with fans and professionals alike. Rickie Fowler . Lee Westwood . Ian Poulter. Luke Donald .
Tiger Woods has more total tournaments won While Jack Nicklaus has the most major titles, Tiger Woods has the most overall PGA Tour tournament wins in his career with 82, tied with Sam Snead. Nicklaus is in third at 73. In Nicklaus ‘ best four-year stretch he won 22 from 1970-73 and added another 17 titles from 1964-67.
Female golfers with the highest career earnings on LPGA tour 2020. Annika Sorenstam of Sweden tops the all-time list for prize money earners on the LPGA tour. Having achieved 207 career top tens and 72 career victories, the Swede took home over 22.57 million U.S. dollars across her career.
Leaders Top 10
|Rank||Name||Top 10 Finishes|
|1||Jin Young Ko||12|
|1||Brooke M. Henderson||12|
|1||Hyo Joo Kim||12|
He also has a TaylorMade M3 three wood, with a Fujikura Atmos Red shaft, a TaylorMade GAPR-Mid 4-iron, TaylorMade P-790 irons with Nippon N.S. Pro Modus3 shafts, Jack Nicklaus JNP Classic wedges, and a Nicklaus Personal-Edition putter . He’s also using a TaylorMade TP5 golf ball.
Bobby Jones, who won the pre-Masters era Career Grand Slam once, and is the only golfer all -time to have won four majors in the same calendar year .