Current Top 100

Rank Name Ranking Points
1 Rory McIlroy 11.481
2 Adam Scott 8.334
3 Jim Furyk 7.513
4 Sergio Garcia 7.450
5 Henrik Stenson 7.406
6 Justin Rose 6.864
7 Bubba Watson 6.785
8 Jason Day 6.682
9 Matt Kuchar 6.096
10 Rickie Fowler 5.656
11 Phil Mickelson 5.382
12 Martin Kaymer 4.924
13 Billy Horschel 4.894
14 Jordan Spieth 4.822
15 Zach Johnson 4.500
16 Dustin Johnson 4.499
17 Tiger Woods 4.293
18 Graeme McDowell 4.272
19 Jimmy Walker 4.257
20 Hideki Matsuyama 4.134
21 Hunter Mahan 4.111
22 Victor Dubuisson 3.966
23 Chris Kirk 3.952
24 Charl Schwartzel 3.645
25 Patrick Reed 3.629
26 Jamie Donaldson 3.627
27 Keegan Bradley 3.498
28 Steve Stricker 3.414
29 Bill Haas 3.352
30 Thomas Bjorn 3.334
31 Webb Simpson 3.316
32 Jason Dufner 3.262
33 Joost Luiten 3.218
34 Kevin Na 3.171
35 Luke Donald 3.162
36 Stephen Gallacher 3.151
37 Mikko Ilonen 3.029
38 Miguel A Jimenez 3.001
39 Ryan Palmer 2.918
40 Kevin Streelman 2.897
41 Graham Delaet 2.873
42 Thongchai Jaidee 2.857
43 Ian Poulter 2.810
44 Brendon Todd 2.797
45 Brandt Snedeker 2.790
46 Lee Westwood 2.776
47 Marc Leishman 2.763
48 Ryan Moore 2.760
49 Gary Woodland 2.595
50 Ernie Els 2.557
51 Francesco Molinari 2.551
52 John Senden 2.549
53 Shane Lowry 2.444
54 Angel Cabrera 2.390
55 Russell Henley 2.373
56 Kevin Stadler 2.367
57 Jonas Blixt 2.325
58 Ben Martin 2.315
59 Brooks Koepka 2.312
60 Louis Oosthuizen 2.234
61 Harris English 2.224
62 Tommy Fleetwood 2.216
63 J.B. Holmes 2.203
64 Matt Every 2.186
65 Matt Jones 2.160
66 Paul Casey 2.112
67 Marc Warren 2.088
68 Koumei Oda 2.076
69 Pablo Larrazabal 2.021
70 Bernd Wiesberger 2.014
71 Cameron Tringale 1.937
72 Brian Harman 1.921
73 Alexander Levy 1.879
74 Richard Sterne 1.845
75 Charley Hoffman 1.823
76 Freddie Jacobson 1.821
77 Gonzalo Fdez Castano 1.808
78 Geoff Ogilvy 1.796
79 Erik Compton 1.780
80 George Coetzee 1.722
81 Russell Knox 1.707
82 Steven Bowditch 1.683
83 Ryo Ishikawa 1.682
84 Tim Clark 1.661
85 Kim Hyung sung 1.660
86 K.J. Choi 1.652
87 George McNeill 1.651
88 Rafael Cabrera Bello 1.643
89 Chris Stroud 1.637
90 Anirban Lahiri 1.631
91 Nick Watney 1.619
92 Edoardo Molinari 1.602
93 Bae Sang moon 1.591
94 Chesson Hadley 1.568
95 Danny Willett 1.556
96 Kevin Chappell 1.550
97 Richie Ramsay 1.522
98 Fabrizio Zanotti 1.507
99 Noh Seung yul 1.506
100 Matteo Manassero 1.499

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 51
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 373
Sergio Garcia 356
Lee Westwood 352
Adam Scott 335
Colin Montgomerie 312
Padraig Harrington 304
Retief Goosen 274
Steve Stricker 251
Rory McIlroy 239
David Duval 231
Luke Donald 219
Nick Price 207
David Toms 179
Henrik Stenson 166
Justin Rose 165

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 27
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 17
2006 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 1 1 17
2005 Phil Mickelson Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course 4 3 11
2004 Vijay Singh Whistling Straits, Straits Course 3 2 219
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 8 180
2000 Tiger Woods Valhalla Golf Club 1 1 17
1999 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 2 1 17
1998 Vijay Singh Sahalee Country Club 18 12 219
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 7
2011 Charl Schwartzel Augusta National Golf Club 29 11 24
2010 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 3 2 11
2009 Angel Cabrera Augusta National Golf Club 69 18 54
2008 Trevor Immelman Augusta National Golf Club 29 15 >300
2007 Zach Johnson Augusta National Golf Club 56 15 15
2006 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 2 2 11
2005 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 2 1 17
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 17
2001 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 17
2000 Vijay Singh Augusta National Golf Club 8 5 219
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 17
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 6
2012 Webb Simpson Olympic Club, Lake Course 14 5 31
2011 Rory McIlroy Congressional Country Club, Blue Course 8 4 1
2010 Graeme McDowell Pebble Beach Golf Links 37 13 18
2009 Lucas Glover Bethpage State Park, Black Course 71 18 >300
2008 Tiger Woods Torrey Pines Golf Course, South Course 1 1 17
2007 Angel Cabrera Oakmont Country Club 41 17 54
2006 Geoff Ogilvy Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course 17 8 78
2005 Michael Campbell Pinehurst Resort, Course No. 2 80 23 >300
2004 Retief Goosen Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 9 7 188
2003 Jim Furyk Olympia Fields Country Club, North Course 10 6 3
2002 Tiger Woods Bethpage State Park, Black Course 1 1 17
2001 Retief Goosen Southern Hills Country Club 44 26 188
2000 Tiger Woods Pebble Beach Golf Links 1 1 17
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 50
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 50
2011 Darren Clarke Royal St George's 111 30 >300
2010 Louis Oosthuizen St Andrews 54 15 60
2009 Stewart Cink Turnberry 33 9 161
2008 Padraig Harrington Royal Birkdale 14 3 >300
2007 Padraig Harrington Carnoustie 10 6 >300
2006 Tiger Woods Royal Liverpool 1 1 17
2005 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 17
2004 Todd Hamilton Royal Troon 56 16 >300
2003 Ben Curtis Royal St George's >300 35 >300
2002 Ernie Els Muirfield 3 3 50
2001 David Duval Royal Lytham & St Annes 7 3 >300
2000 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 17
1999 Paul Lawrie Carnoustie 159 48 277
1998 Mark O'Meara Royal Birkdale 12 4 >300
1997 Justin Leonard Royal Troon 19 13 253
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