He established a seemingly insurmountable six-stroke lead through 54 holes. That'd be 10 Masters titles and 22 majors overall. Seve Ballesteros, David Duval, Sergio Garcia, Walter Hagen, Bobby Jones, Tom Kite, Gene Sarazen - 3, 1. 118 total victories around the world. Top Goalscorer. Norman missed out on a playoff when he bogeyed the final hole after making four consecutive birdies. The Formula 1 drivers with the most second place finishes. Nicklaus holds the record with 18 major wins. $5,723,192 career official tour earnings. Dele Alli (37) Biggest Win HUL 1 - 7 TOT (A) Heaviest Defeat LIV 2 - 0 TOT (A) League Position. This moves him into equal fifth place on the all-time list for the most runner up finishes. I loved what Tiger did for a bit over a decade, but there's no competition for the best, most consistent golfer ever. Tiger Woods - 14 3. "Heartbreak" was the word Phil Mickelson used to describe his latest second-place finish at the U.S. Open golf tournament. But none of them are No. In 1985, 1990 and 1992, Floyd was the runner up at Augusta National. 5. Ben Hogan, Gary Player - 9 6. A year later, Weiskopf and Miller were runners up by one stroke to Nicklaus, who become the only player in Masters history with five titles that year (he'd win a record sixth 11 years later). Agree. Sam Snead - 7 T5. Tommy Biffle, Denny Brauer, Rick Clunn and Ricky Green each finished second twice. He also leads the … What I find AMUSING is that white people say Jordan is better than LeBron because Jordan never lost a Finals. The 1961 Tigers won 101 games, but not only did they finish second in the AL, the Yankees ran away with the pennant. by thehotstepper Plays Quiz not verified by Sporcle . 21 holes in one. If you made a list of top ten golfers of all time, most of them would come from Jack's era. Best Career Scoring Average (100+ rounds) Fred Couples – 71.91 Jack Nicklaus – 71.98. Greg Norman, Tom Watson - 8 4. 1964 British Open: 5 behind Tony Lema. That win was the first of Langer's two Masters titles. I'm sure Joe Montana didn't like getting eliminated by the Redskins, Giants etc. June 15, 2013, 5:24 PM. Walter Hagen - 11 T4. Tom Kite (1983, ’86 and ’97), Tom Watson (1978, ’79 and ’84) and Raymond Floyd (1985, ’90 and ’92) each had three runner-up finishes. even if tiger passes jack's 18 wins with only 6 runner up's, jack is still the best ever. Jack is the best golfer of all time - dominating both lists. I don't think so personally. New York went 109-53, finishing eight games ahead of Detroit. Who has the most major championship runner-up finishes? But if second place is first loser, who are the most successful losers in golf? That year, it looked as though once and for all, Norman would win that elusive green jacket. 1. Harry Kane (29) Most Appearances. With the victory, Nelson joined Horton Smith as just the second two-time winner in Masters history. which denied him other super bowl appearances. 73 top-ten finishes. Following on from his second placed finish on today’s sixteenth stage of the Tour de France from Bourg-de-Péage to Gap, Peter Sagan now has five second places in the race this year. Sam Snead won his seventh and final major championship at the 1954 Masters, downing Hogan -- the defending champ -- in an 18-hole playoff by a single stroke. ... top-three finishes. Maybe you know about Walter Hagen's 11 "big ones" or Gary Player and Ben Hogan sitting pretty on 9. Most Admired Man By checking this box, you are agreeing to PGA of America's. Turn half of his seconds into wins (which he really should have) and he'd be one of the all-time greats. Here's a look at all the players with at least two runner-up finishes in Masters history: Hogan -- a two-time Masters winner -- finished runner-up at Augusta National in 1942, 1946, 1954 and 1955. Though Nicklaus tied for second in 1964 with Dave Marr, the tournament really wasn't close. Finally, in 1992, Floyd finished two strokes behind champion Fred Couples. Here's the list: 1. He actually finished second more often than first. The first of Weiskopf's four bridesmaid finishes came in 1969. If there were ever a perfect example of golf being an unpredictable test, especially in … "A QUANTAM LEAP"ahead, comment by christopher saunders - 31/08/2014 16:10. He currently holds the record for most golf majors won at 18. Kite finished runner up at the 1983, 1986 and 1997 Masters. He has also finished in second place on Stages 2, 5, 6 and 13. Sam Snead - 7 T5. Of the three players with four runner-up finishes in the Masters, Weiskopf is the only one who never went on to win a green jacket. Most people – players and non … He would get his second in 1993. Taylor, Peter Thomson - 5 T19. Tom Watson - 8 T7. In 1986, 1987 and 1996, the Shark finished as a runner up in the Masters. Rate 5 stars Rate 4 stars Rate 3 stars Rate 2 stars Rate 1 star . This table charts the Premier League teams; Pos Club Pl W D L GD Pts; 1: Chelsea CHE: 38: 30: 3: 5 +52 93: 2: Tottenham Hotspur TOT: 38: 26: 8: 4 Take a look, you may be surprised. Charles Coody emerged as the champion of the 1971 Masters, finishing two strokes ahead of runners up Nicklaus and Johnny Miller. Furyk finished runner-up at the Canadian Open by a shot to Tim Clark on Sunday for the 28th second-place finish of his great -- probably Hall of Fame -- career on the PGA Tour. Ballesteros was out after the first playoff hole and then, on the difficult par-4 11th, Mize chipped in for the unlikeliest of birdies. Entering the 1978 Masters as the defending champ, Watson ultimately finished tied for second with Hubert Green and Rod Funseth, one stroke behind champion Gary Player. Nicklaus was runner-up 19 times: 1960 U.S. Open: As a 20-year-old amateur, Nicklaus finished 2 strokes behind winner Arnold Palmer. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris is second. Trump's first-place finish ends a 12-year run as most admired man for Obama, tied with Dwight Eisenhower for the most ever. Can you imagine if those four had gone the other way for Nicklaus? Instead, Norman's biggest rival -- Nick Faldo -- fired a final-round 67 to Norman's 6-over 78 to win by six strokes. Norman led by one after 54 holes in 1986 -- four strokes ahead of Nicklaus. 1972masters winner. How to Play. Jack Nicklaus - 19 2. Now every golf fan worth his salt knows Jack Nicklaus is the man when it comes to winning majors - 18 wins, his last coming in 1986. US Open 62-63-66-67, Masters 61-65, PGA 64-68-70, British Open 1960. comment by Mark Nichols - 16/07/2013 15:46. Ben Crenshaw, Raymond Floyd, Byron Nelson, Arnold Palmer - 5 16. 10 Masters titles in 1974, defeating Watson on the second hole of a playoff 1985, 1990 and,... News delivered straight to you that Masters one shot out of a playoff when he bogeyed the final after. 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