Current Top 100

Rank Name Ranking Points
1 Rory McIlroy 11.624
2 Adam Scott 8.310
3 Bubba Watson 7.712
4 Henrik Stenson 7.321
5 Jim Furyk 7.125
6 Sergio Garcia 7.029
7 Justin Rose 6.635
8 Jason Day 6.256
9 Rickie Fowler 5.776
10 Matt Kuchar 5.670
11 Phil Mickelson 5.162
12 Martin Kaymer 4.883
13 Billy Horschel 4.729
14 Jordan Spieth 4.554
15 Graeme McDowell 4.516
16 Dustin Johnson 4.239
17 Zach Johnson 4.183
18 Chris Kirk 4.042
19 Jimmy Walker 4.024
20 Hideki Matsuyama 3.964
21 Hunter Mahan 3.958
22 Victor Dubuisson 3.924
23 Tiger Woods 3.741
24 Jamie Donaldson 3.698
25 Patrick Reed 3.524
26 Ian Poulter 3.426
27 Kevin Na 3.419
28 Ryan Moore 3.366
29 Charl Schwartzel 3.310
30 Keegan Bradley 3.245
31 Joost Luiten 3.242
32 Thomas Bjorn 3.188
33 Bill Haas 3.163
34 Jason Dufner 3.157
35 Brooks Koepka 3.123
36 Steve Stricker 3.101
37 Webb Simpson 3.074
38 Stephen Gallacher 3.055
39 Luke Donald 3.033
40 Ryan Palmer 2.998
41 Miguel A Jimenez 2.950
42 Mikko Ilonen 2.912
43 Lee Westwood 2.859
44 Marc Leishman 2.812
45 Thongchai Jaidee 2.810
46 Gary Woodland 2.809
47 Kevin Streelman 2.752
48 Brandt Snedeker 2.700
49 Graham Delaet 2.618
50 John Senden 2.610
51 Brendon Todd 2.592
52 Shane Lowry 2.491
53 Alexander Levy 2.465
54 Russell Henley 2.448
55 Ernie Els 2.439
56 Koumei Oda 2.431
57 Francesco Molinari 2.419
58 Jonas Blixt 2.396
59 Tim Clark 2.279
60 Louis Oosthuizen 2.250
61 Tommy Fleetwood 2.238
62 Ben Martin 2.215
63 J.B. Holmes 2.183
64 Kevin Stadler 2.178
65 Angel Cabrera 2.172
66 Marcel Siem 2.141
67 Marc Warren 2.089
68 Harris English 2.058
69 Charley Hoffman 2.056
70 Matt Every 2.052
71 Paul Casey 2.033
72 Matt Jones 2.028
73 Pablo Larrazabal 2.004
74 Bernd Wiesberger 1.970
75 Anirban Lahiri 1.950
76 George Coetzee 1.881
77 Cameron Tringale 1.876
78 Hiroshi Iwata 1.844
79 Bae Sang moon 1.837
80 Brian Harman 1.817
81 Brendon de Jonge 1.799
82 Thorbjorn Olesen 1.782
83 Hideto Tanihara 1.738
84 Richard Sterne 1.730
85 Danny Willett 1.713
86 Geoff Ogilvy 1.712
87 Ross Fisher 1.690
88 Erik Compton 1.674
89 Robert Streb 1.666
90 Freddie Jacobson 1.663
91 Steven Bowditch 1.637
92 Russell Knox 1.623
93 Gonzalo Fdez Castano 1.610
94 Kevin Chappell 1.607
95 Edoardo Molinari 1.602
96 Noh Seung yul 1.598
97 Tomohiro Kondo 1.591
98 Ryo Ishikawa 1.589
99 Romain Wattel 1.585
100 Will Mackenzie 1.578

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
Rory McIlroy 55
Luke Donald 55
Vijay Singh 32
Lee Westwood 22
David Duval 15
Adam Scott 11
Ernie Els 9
Martin Kaymer 8
Tom Lehman 1

Most weeks in top 10

Name Weeks
Tiger Woods 856
Phil Mickelson 771
Ernie Els 705
Vijay Singh 542
Davis Love III 407
Jim Furyk 377
Sergio Garcia 360
Lee Westwood 352
Adam Scott 339
Colin Montgomerie 312
Padraig Harrington 304
Retief Goosen 274
Steve Stricker 251
Rory McIlroy 243
David Duval 231
Luke Donald 219
Nick Price 207
David Toms 179
Henrik Stenson 170
Justin Rose 169

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 1
2011 Keegan Bradley Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands Course 108 29 30
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 >300
2007 Tiger Woods Southern Hills Country Club 1 1 23
2006 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 1 1 23
2005 Phil Mickelson Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course 4 3 11
2004 Vijay Singh Whistling Straits, Straits Course 3 2 248
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 8 163
2000 Tiger Woods Valhalla Golf Club 1 1 23
1999 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 2 1 23
1998 Vijay Singh Sahalee Country Club 18 12 248
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 2
2012 Bubba Watson Augusta National Golf Club 16 4 3
2011 Charl Schwartzel Augusta National Golf Club 29 11 29
2010 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 3 2 11
2009 Angel Cabrera Augusta National Golf Club 69 18 65
2008 Trevor Immelman Augusta National Golf Club 29 15 >300
2007 Zach Johnson Augusta National Golf Club 56 15 17
2006 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 2 2 11
2005 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 2 1 23
2004 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 8 6 11
2003 Mike Weir Augusta National Golf Club 10 5 >300
2002 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 23
2001 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 23
2000 Vijay Singh Augusta National Golf Club 8 5 248
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 23
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 7
2012 Webb Simpson Olympic Club, Lake Course 14 5 37
2011 Rory McIlroy Congressional Country Club, Blue Course 8 4 1
2010 Graeme McDowell Pebble Beach Golf Links 37 13 15
2009 Lucas Glover Bethpage State Park, Black Course 71 18 >300
2008 Tiger Woods Torrey Pines Golf Course, South Course 1 1 23
2007 Angel Cabrera Oakmont Country Club 41 17 65
2006 Geoff Ogilvy Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course 17 8 86
2005 Michael Campbell Pinehurst Resort, Course No. 2 80 23 >300
2004 Retief Goosen Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 9 7 193
2003 Jim Furyk Olympia Fields Country Club, North Course 10 6 5
2002 Tiger Woods Bethpage State Park, Black Course 1 1 23
2001 Retief Goosen Southern Hills Country Club 44 26 193
2000 Tiger Woods Pebble Beach Golf Links 1 1 23
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 55
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 55
2011 Darren Clarke Royal St George's 111 30 >300
2010 Louis Oosthuizen St Andrews 54 15 60
2009 Stewart Cink Turnberry 33 9 175
2008 Padraig Harrington Royal Birkdale 14 3 >300
2007 Padraig Harrington Carnoustie 10 6 >300
2006 Tiger Woods Royal Liverpool 1 1 23
2005 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 23
2004 Todd Hamilton Royal Troon 56 16 >300
2003 Ben Curtis Royal St George's >300 35 >300
2002 Ernie Els Muirfield 3 3 55
2001 David Duval Royal Lytham & St Annes 7 3 >300
2000 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 23
1999 Paul Lawrie Carnoustie 159 48 284
1998 Mark O'Meara Royal Birkdale 12 4 >300
1997 Justin Leonard Royal Troon 19 13 295
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