Tom Watson (golfer)


Tom Watson (golfer)

DNP = did not play
CUT = missed the half way cut
"T" indicates a tied for a place.
Green background for wins. Yellow background for top-10.

ummary of major championship performances

*Starts - 124
*Wins - 8
*2nd place finishes - 7
*Top 3 finishes - 17
*Top 5 finishes - 24
*Top 10 finishes - 45
*Longest streak of Top 10s in majors - 7

PGA Tour wins (39)

*1974 (1) Western Open
*1975 (2) Byron Nelson Golf Classic, The Open Championship
*1977 (5) Bing Crosby National Pro-Am, Andy Williams-San Diego Open Invitational, The Masters, Western Open, The Open Championship
*1978 (5) Joe Garagiola-Tucson Open, Bing Crosby National Pro-Am, Byron Nelson Golf Classic, Colgate Hall of Fame Classic, Anheuser-Busch Golf Classic
*1979 (5) Sea Pines Heritage Classic, MONY Tournament of Champions, Byron Nelson Golf Classic, Memorial Tournament, Colgate Hall of Fame Classic
*1980 (7) Andy Williams-San Diego Open Invitational, Glen Campbell-Los Angeles Open, MONY Tournament of Champions, Greater New Orleans Open, Byron Nelson Golf Classic, The Open Championship, World Series of Golf
*1981 (3) The Masters, USF&G New Orleans Open, Atlanta Classic
*1982 (4) Glen Campbell-Los Angeles Open, Sea Pines Heritage, U.S. Open, The Open Championship
*1983 (1) The Open Championship
*1984 (3) Seiko-Tucson Match Play Championship, MONY Tournament of Champions, Western Open
*1987 (1) Nabisco Championship
*1996 (1) Memorial Tournament
*1998 (1) MasterCard Colonial

Major championships are shown in bold.

Other wins (5)

*1980 Dunlop Phoenix (Japan Golf Tour)
*1984 Australian Open
*1992 Hong Kong Open
*1994 Skins Game
*1997 Dunlop Phoenix (Japan Golf Tour)

Champions Tour wins (12)

*1999 (1) Bank One Championship
*2000 (1) IR Senior Tour Championship
*2001 (1) Senior PGA Championship
*2002 (1) Senior Tour Championship at Gaillardia
*2003 (2) Senior British Open, JELD-WEN Tradition
*2005 (2) Senior British Open, Charles Schwab Cup Championship
*2007 (2) Outback Steakhouse Pro-Am, Senior British Open
*2008 (2) Outback Steakhouse Pro-Am, Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf (with Andy North)

Senior majors are shown in bold.

Other senior wins (8)

*1999 Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge (with Hale Irwin and Jack Nicklaus)
*1999 Diner's Club Matches (with Jack Nicklaus)
*2000 Hyundai Team Matches (with Jack Nicklaus)
*2004 Wendy's Champions Skins Game
*2005 Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf - Raphael Division (with Andy North)
*2006 Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf - Raphael Division (with Andy North)
*2007 Wendy's Champions Skins Game (with Jack Nicklaus), Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf - Raphael Division (with Andy North)

Golf courses designed

Watson has designed golf courses through his Tom Watson Design company in Kansas [ [http://www.ginncompany.com/pdf/pressReleases/RR_010504.pdf gincompany.com press release] ]
*Ballybunion Golf ClubCounty Kerry, Ireland (1995 redesign)
*Cassique Golf Course, Kiawah Island, South Carolina
*National Golf Club of Kansas City, Parkville, Missouri (Route 45 which passes the course is called the “Tom Watson Parkway”)
*Independence Course at Reunion Resort & Club, Orlando, Florida
*Phoenix Resort, Miyazaki, Japan
*The Links at Spanish Bay, Pebble Beach, California (with Sandy Tatum and Robert Trent Jones, Jr.)
*Shadow Glen the Golf Club, Olathe, Kansas (with Jay Morrish and Tom Weiskopf)

ee also

*Golfers with most PGA Tour wins
*Golfers with most major championship wins
*Golfers with most Champions Tour wins
*Golfers with most Champions Tour major championship wins
*Most wins in one PGA Tour event
*Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame

References

External links

* [http://www.pgatour.com/players/00/22/56 Profile on PGA Tour's official site]
* [http://golf.about.com/od/golfersmen/p/tom_watson.htm Tom Watson on About.com] - profile and stats
* [http://www.golflegends.org/tom-watson.php Tom Watson] Profile at Golf Legends


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