Current Top 100

Rank Name Ranking Points
1 Adam Scott 9.241
2 Rory McIlroy 8.163
3 Henrik Stenson 7.812
4 Justin Rose 7.341
5 Sergio Garcia 7.050
6 Bubba Watson 6.805
7 Matt Kuchar 6.655
8 Jason Day 6.397
9 Tiger Woods 6.230
10 Jim Furyk 6.022
11 Jordan Spieth 5.788
12 Martin Kaymer 5.431
13 Phil Mickelson 5.232
14 Zach Johnson 5.085
15 Dustin Johnson 5.001
16 Graeme McDowell 4.831
17 Hideki Matsuyama 4.798
18 Rickie Fowler 4.664
19 Jimmy Walker 4.199
20 Steve Stricker 4.052
21 Victor Dubuisson 3.999
22 Charl Schwartzel 3.991
23 Keegan Bradley 3.932
24 Luke Donald 3.929
25 Jason Dufner 3.866
26 Thomas Bjorn 3.817
27 Miguel A Jimenez 3.606
28 Ian Poulter 3.587
29 Webb Simpson 3.524
30 Patrick Reed 3.515
31 Stephen Gallacher 3.401
32 Jamie Donaldson 3.395
33 Thongchai Jaidee 3.294
34 Lee Westwood 3.237
35 Brandt Snedeker 3.152
36 Bill Haas 3.147
37 Kevin Na 3.096
38 Graham Delaet 3.083
39 Ryan Moore 3.038
40 Kevin Streelman 3.003
41 Brendon Todd 2.921
42 Francesco Molinari 2.867
43 Chris Kirk 2.780
44 Hunter Mahan 2.706
45 Jonas Blixt 2.682
46 Joost Luiten 2.644
47 Gary Woodland 2.593
48 Harris English 2.585
49 Matt Every 2.585
50 Mikko Ilonen 2.549
51 Marc Leishman 2.533
52 Angel Cabrera 2.517
53 Matt Jones 2.515
54 Louis Oosthuizen 2.508
55 Kevin Stadler 2.470
56 Billy Horschel 2.415
57 John Senden 2.389
58 Russell Henley 2.281
59 Shane Lowry 2.269
60 Koumei Oda 2.199
61 Pablo Larrazabal 2.196
62 Ryan Palmer 2.179
63 Ernie Els 2.156
64 J.B. Holmes 2.117
65 Matteo Manassero 2.116
66 Brian Harman 2.091
67 Charley Hoffman 2.075
68 George Coetzee 2.070
69 Richard Sterne 2.047
70 Bernd Wiesberger 2.026
71 Gonzalo Fdez Castano 2.021
72 K.J. Choi 1.961
73 Rafael Cabrera Bello 1.905
74 Erik Compton 1.860
75 Ben Martin 1.837
76 Charles Howell III 1.822
77 Brooks Koepka 1.796
78 Ryo Ishikawa 1.793
79 Chris Stroud 1.783
80 Fredrik Jacobson 1.778
81 Paul Casey 1.759
82 Nick Watney 1.744
83 Boo Weekley 1.740
84 George McNeill 1.733
85 Brendon de Jonge 1.733
86 Anirban Lahiri 1.712
87 Chesson Hadley 1.698
88 Scott Stallings 1.677
89 Chris Wood 1.592
90 Kim Hyung sung 1.589
91 Tommy Fleetwood 1.574
92 Ross Fisher 1.564
93 David Hearn 1.563
94 Thorbjorn Olesen 1.562
95 Branden Grace 1.541
96 Daniel Summerhays 1.538
97 Edoardo Molinari 1.533
98 Marc Warren 1.516
99 Danny Willett 1.515
100 Fabrizio Zanotti 1.502

Most weeks at #2 without making it to #1

Name Weeks
Phil Mickelson 270
Jim Furyk 39
Colin Montgomerie 24
Sergio Garcia 18
Mark O'Meara 15
Steve Stricker 12
Henrik Stenson 8
Davis Love III 5
Corey Pavin 1

Most weeks at #1

Name Weeks
Tiger Woods 679
Greg Norman 93
Luke Donald 55
Rory McIlroy 39
Vijay Singh 32
Lee Westwood 22
David Duval 15
Adam Scott 10
Ernie Els 9
Martin Kaymer 8
Tom Lehman 1

Most weeks in top 10

Name Weeks
Tiger Woods 854
Phil Mickelson 766
Ernie Els 705
Vijay Singh 542
Davis Love III 407
Jim Furyk 360
Lee Westwood 352
Sergio Garcia 343
Adam Scott 322
Colin Montgomerie 312
Padraig Harrington 304
Retief Goosen 274
Steve Stricker 251
David Duval 231
Rory McIlroy 226
Luke Donald 219
Nick Price 207
David Toms 179
Henrik Stenson 153
Justin Rose 152

Past PGA Championship Champions

Year Name Course World Rank Before World Rank After World Rank Today
2012 Rory McIlroy Kiawah Island, Ocean Course 1 1 2
2011 Keegan Bradley Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands Course 108 29 23
2010 Martin Kaymer Whistling Straits, Straits Course 13 5 12
2009 Y.E. Yang Hazeltine National Golf Club 110 34 >300
2008 Padraig Harrington Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course 3 3 241
2007 Tiger Woods Southern Hills Country Club 1 1 9
2006 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 1 1 9
2005 Phil Mickelson Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course 4 3 13
2004 Vijay Singh Whistling Straits, Straits Course 3 2 195
2003 Shaun Micheel Oak Hill Country Club, East Course 169 46 >300
2002 Rich Beem Hazeltine National Golf Club 73 26 >300
2001 David Toms Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands Course 19 8 141
2000 Tiger Woods Valhalla Golf Club 1 1 9
1999 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 2 1 9
1998 Vijay Singh Sahalee Country Club 18 12 195
1997 Davis Love III Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course 17 9 >300
Average world rank for champion before event: 33.9
Median world rank for champion before event: 8.5
Champions ranked outside the top 50 before event: 4
Champions ranked outside the top 100 before event: 3

Past Masters Champions

Year Name Course World Rank Before World Rank After World Rank Today
2013 Adam Scott Augusta National Golf Club 7 3 1
2012 Bubba Watson Augusta National Golf Club 16 4 6
2011 Charl Schwartzel Augusta National Golf Club 29 11 22
2010 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 3 2 13
2009 Angel Cabrera Augusta National Golf Club 69 18 52
2008 Trevor Immelman Augusta National Golf Club 29 15 282
2007 Zach Johnson Augusta National Golf Club 56 15 14
2006 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 2 2 13
2005 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 2 1 9
2004 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 8 6 13
2003 Mike Weir Augusta National Golf Club 10 5 258
2002 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 9
2001 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 9
2000 Vijay Singh Augusta National Golf Club 8 5 195
1999 Jose M Olazabal Augusta National Golf Club 34 19 >300
1998 Mark O'Meara Augusta National Golf Club 14 10 >300
1997 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 13 3 9
Average world rank for champion before event: 17.8
Median world rank for champion before event: 10.0
Champions ranked outside the top 50 before event: 2
Champions ranked outside the top 100 before event: 0

Past US Open Champions

Year Name Course World Rank Before World Rank After World Rank Today
2013 Justin Rose Merion Golf Club, East Course 5 3 4
2012 Webb Simpson Olympic Club, Lake Course 14 5 29
2011 Rory McIlroy Congressional Country Club, Blue Course 8 4 2
2010 Graeme McDowell Pebble Beach Golf Links 37 13 16
2009 Lucas Glover Bethpage State Park, Black Course 71 18 >300
2008 Tiger Woods Torrey Pines Golf Course, South Course 1 1 9
2007 Angel Cabrera Oakmont Country Club 41 17 52
2006 Geoff Ogilvy Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course 17 8 216
2005 Michael Campbell Pinehurst Resort, Course No. 2 80 23 >300
2004 Retief Goosen Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 9 7 201
2003 Jim Furyk Olympia Fields Country Club, North Course 10 6 10
2002 Tiger Woods Bethpage State Park, Black Course 1 1 9
2001 Retief Goosen Southern Hills Country Club 44 26 201
2000 Tiger Woods Pebble Beach Golf Links 1 1 9
1999 Payne Stewart Pinehurst Resort, Course No. 2 13 11 >300
1998 Lee Janzen Olympic Club, Lake Course 42 22 >300
1997 Ernie Els Congressional Country Club, Blue Course 4 1 63
Average world rank for champion before event: 23.4
Median world rank for champion before event: 13.0
Champions ranked outside the top 50 before event: 2
Champions ranked outside the top 100 before event: 0

Past British Open Champions

Year Name Course World Rank Before World Rank After World Rank Today
2012 Ernie Els Royal Lytham & St Annes 40 15 63
2011 Darren Clarke Royal St George's 111 30 >300
2010 Louis Oosthuizen St Andrews 54 15 54
2009 Stewart Cink Turnberry 33 9 147
2008 Padraig Harrington Royal Birkdale 14 3 241
2007 Padraig Harrington Carnoustie 10 6 241
2006 Tiger Woods Royal Liverpool 1 1 9
2005 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 9
2004 Todd Hamilton Royal Troon 56 16 >300
2003 Ben Curtis Royal St George's >300 35 293
2002 Ernie Els Muirfield 3 3 63
2001 David Duval Royal Lytham & St Annes 7 3 >300
2000 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 9
1999 Paul Lawrie Carnoustie 159 48 206
1998 Mark O'Meara Royal Birkdale 12 4 >300
1997 Justin Leonard Royal Troon 19 13 190
Average world rank for champion before event: 51.3
Median world rank for champion before event: 16.5
Champions ranked outside the top 50 before event: 5
Champions ranked outside the top 100 before event: 3