Current Top 100

Rank Name Ranking Points
1 Rory McIlroy 11.974
2 Henrik Stenson 8.264
3 Adam Scott 8.179
4 Bubba Watson 7.617
5 Sergio Garcia 7.032
6 Jim Furyk 7.022
7 Justin Rose 6.992
8 Jason Day 6.139
9 Rickie Fowler 5.701
10 Matt Kuchar 5.556
11 Phil Mickelson 5.043
12 Martin Kaymer 4.832
13 Billy Horschel 4.687
14 Jordan Spieth 4.644
15 Graeme McDowell 4.455
16 Hideki Matsuyama 4.421
17 Victor Dubuisson 4.404
18 Dustin Johnson 4.148
19 Zach Johnson 4.103
20 Chris Kirk 4.001
21 Jimmy Walker 3.962
22 Hunter Mahan 3.891
23 Jamie Donaldson 3.750
24 Tiger Woods 3.603
25 Patrick Reed 3.471
26 Ian Poulter 3.439
27 Kevin Na 3.381
28 Joost Luiten 3.351
29 Ryan Moore 3.319
30 Charl Schwartzel 3.275
31 Keegan Bradley 3.181
32 Thomas Bjorn 3.110
33 Bill Haas 3.107
34 Jason Dufner 3.091
35 Brooks Koepka 3.069
36 Stephen Gallacher 3.053
37 Luke Donald 3.027
38 Steve Stricker 3.020
39 Webb Simpson 3.013
40 Ryan Palmer 2.959
41 Miguel A Jimenez 2.940
42 Lee Westwood 2.833
43 Thongchai Jaidee 2.814
44 Mikko Ilonen 2.813
45 Gary Woodland 2.769
46 Marc Leishman 2.767
47 Shane Lowry 2.713
48 Kevin Streelman 2.701
49 Brandt Snedeker 2.633
50 John Senden 2.578
51 Graham Delaet 2.567
52 Brendon Todd 2.554
53 Alexander Levy 2.492
54 Koumei Oda 2.465
55 Francesco Molinari 2.459
56 Louis Oosthuizen 2.426
57 Ernie Els 2.419
58 Russell Henley 2.418
59 Jonas Blixt 2.374
60 Tommy Fleetwood 2.329
61 Tim Clark 2.250
62 Ben Martin 2.190
63 Hiroshi Iwata 2.188
64 J.B. Holmes 2.158
65 Marcel Siem 2.157
66 Kevin Stadler 2.145
67 Angel Cabrera 2.129
68 Marc Warren 2.123
69 Pablo Larrazabal 2.059
70 Charley Hoffman 2.024
71 Harris English 2.018
72 Bernd Wiesberger 2.018
72 Matt Every 2.018
74 Paul Casey 2.006
75 Matt Jones 1.992
76 Anirban Lahiri 1.925
77 George Coetzee 1.903
78 Thorbjorn Olesen 1.877
79 Cameron Tringale 1.849
80 Bae Sang moon 1.819
81 Brian Harman 1.790
82 Brendon de Jonge 1.778
83 Danny Willett 1.756
84 Richard Sterne 1.719
85 Hideto Tanihara 1.718
86 Ross Fisher 1.693
87 Rafael Cabrera Bello 1.683
88 Geoff Ogilvy 1.657
89 Robert Streb 1.655
90 Richie Ramsay 1.653
91 Erik Compton 1.649
92 Steven Bowditch 1.646
93 Freddie Jacobson 1.630
94 Chris Stroud 1.620
95 Gonzalo Fdez Castano 1.616
96 Romain Wattel 1.609
97 Robert Karlsson 1.606
98 Russell Knox 1.603
99 Edoardo Molinari 1.585
100 Kevin Chappell 1.581

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 9
Davis Love III 5
Corey Pavin 1

Most weeks at #1

Name Weeks
Tiger Woods 679
Greg Norman 93
Rory McIlroy 56
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 378
Sergio Garcia 361
Lee Westwood 352
Adam Scott 340
Colin Montgomerie 312
Padraig Harrington 304
Retief Goosen 274
Steve Stricker 251
Rory McIlroy 244
David Duval 231
Luke Donald 219
Nick Price 207
David Toms 179
Henrik Stenson 171
Justin Rose 170

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 31
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 24
2006 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 1 1 24
2005 Phil Mickelson Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course 4 3 11
2004 Vijay Singh Whistling Straits, Straits Course 3 2 249
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 8 165
2000 Tiger Woods Valhalla Golf Club 1 1 24
1999 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 2 1 24
1998 Vijay Singh Sahalee Country Club 18 12 249
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 3
2012 Bubba Watson Augusta National Golf Club 16 4 4
2011 Charl Schwartzel Augusta National Golf Club 29 11 30
2010 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 3 2 11
2009 Angel Cabrera Augusta National Golf Club 69 18 67
2008 Trevor Immelman Augusta National Golf Club 29 15 >300
2007 Zach Johnson Augusta National Golf Club 56 15 19
2006 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 2 2 11
2005 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 2 1 24
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 24
2001 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 24
2000 Vijay Singh Augusta National Golf Club 8 5 249
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 24
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 39
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 24
2007 Angel Cabrera Oakmont Country Club 41 17 67
2006 Geoff Ogilvy Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course 17 8 88
2005 Michael Campbell Pinehurst Resort, Course No. 2 80 23 >300
2004 Retief Goosen Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 9 7 195
2003 Jim Furyk Olympia Fields Country Club, North Course 10 6 6
2002 Tiger Woods Bethpage State Park, Black Course 1 1 24
2001 Retief Goosen Southern Hills Country Club 44 26 195
2000 Tiger Woods Pebble Beach Golf Links 1 1 24
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 57
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 57
2011 Darren Clarke Royal St George's 111 30 >300
2010 Louis Oosthuizen St Andrews 54 15 56
2009 Stewart Cink Turnberry 33 9 179
2008 Padraig Harrington Royal Birkdale 14 3 >300
2007 Padraig Harrington Carnoustie 10 6 >300
2006 Tiger Woods Royal Liverpool 1 1 24
2005 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 24
2004 Todd Hamilton Royal Troon 56 16 >300
2003 Ben Curtis Royal St George's >300 35 >300
2002 Ernie Els Muirfield 3 3 57
2001 David Duval Royal Lytham & St Annes 7 3 >300
2000 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 24
1999 Paul Lawrie Carnoustie 159 48 292
1998 Mark O'Meara Royal Birkdale 12 4 >300
1997 Justin Leonard Royal Troon 19 13 >300
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