Current Top 100

Rank Name Ranking Points
1 Rory McIlroy 11.103
2 Adam Scott 9.160
3 Henrik Stenson 8.018
4 Sergio Garcia 7.730
5 Justin Rose 7.298
6 Jim Furyk 6.958
7 Jason Day 6.877
8 Matt Kuchar 6.738
9 Bubba Watson 6.478
10 Phil Mickelson 6.059
11 Rickie Fowler 5.520
12 Tiger Woods 5.437
13 Jordan Spieth 5.314
14 Martin Kaymer 5.173
15 Zach Johnson 4.891
16 Graeme McDowell 4.777
17 Dustin Johnson 4.771
18 Hideki Matsuyama 4.553
19 Hunter Mahan 4.284
20 Jimmy Walker 4.258
21 Charl Schwartzel 4.137
22 Victor Dubuisson 4.064
23 Steve Stricker 4.019
24 Keegan Bradley 3.981
25 Patrick Reed 3.798
26 Thomas Bjorn 3.796
27 Jamie Donaldson 3.730
28 Jason Dufner 3.587
29 Luke Donald 3.585
30 Bill Haas 3.441
31 Miguel A Jimenez 3.393
32 Webb Simpson 3.370
33 Kevin Na 3.322
34 Stephen Gallacher 3.287
35 Ian Poulter 3.266
36 Brandt Snedeker 3.261
37 Lee Westwood 3.155
38 Thongchai Jaidee 3.098
39 Ryan Moore 3.061
40 Graham Delaet 3.034
41 Marc Leishman 3.012
42 Brendon Todd 2.925
43 Kevin Streelman 2.825
44 Francesco Molinari 2.769
45 Chris Kirk 2.661
46 Mikko Ilonen 2.652
47 Ernie Els 2.631
48 Gary Woodland 2.612
49 Jonas Blixt 2.560
50 Joost Luiten 2.528
51 Ryan Palmer 2.515
52 Kevin Stadler 2.473
53 Angel Cabrera 2.462
54 Harris English 2.442
55 Matt Jones 2.439
56 Matt Every 2.427
57 John Senden 2.362
58 Louis Oosthuizen 2.324
59 Billy Horschel 2.239
60 Koumei Oda 2.188
61 Shane Lowry 2.173
62 J.B. Holmes 2.139
63 Gonzalo Fdez Castano 2.111
64 Russell Henley 2.090
65 Brian Harman 2.073
66 Freddie Jacobson 2.064
67 Pablo Larrazabal 2.042
68 Charley Hoffman 2.040
69 Marc Warren 2.020
70 Bernd Wiesberger 2.010
71 Cameron Tringale 1.933
72 Matteo Manassero 1.897
73 Erik Compton 1.891
74 Brooks Koepka 1.888
75 George Coetzee 1.869
76 K.J. Choi 1.831
77 Richard Sterne 1.822
78 Rafael Cabrera Bello 1.818
79 Nick Watney 1.806
80 Ryo Ishikawa 1.788
81 Chris Stroud 1.781
82 Tim Clark 1.774
83 Ben Martin 1.771
84 Paul Casey 1.740
85 George McNeill 1.725
86 Brendon de Jonge 1.674
87 Charles Howell III 1.672
88 Kevin Chappell 1.627
89 Boo Weekley 1.571
90 Fabrizio Zanotti 1.569
91 Thorbjorn Olesen 1.554
92 Daniel Summerhays 1.549
93 Tommy Fleetwood 1.545
94 Anirban Lahiri 1.536
95 Scott Stallings 1.530
96 Chris Wood 1.520
97 Branden Grace 1.515
98 Chesson Hadley 1.512
99 Danny Willett 1.504
100 Jerry Kelly 1.501

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 43
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 769
Ernie Els 705
Vijay Singh 542
Davis Love III 407
Jim Furyk 365
Lee Westwood 352
Sergio Garcia 348
Adam Scott 327
Colin Montgomerie 312
Padraig Harrington 304
Retief Goosen 274
Steve Stricker 251
Rory McIlroy 231
David Duval 231
Luke Donald 219
Nick Price 207
David Toms 179
Henrik Stenson 158
Justin Rose 157

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 24
2010 Martin Kaymer Whistling Straits, Straits Course 13 5 14
2009 Y.E. Yang Hazeltine National Golf Club 110 34 >300
2008 Padraig Harrington Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course 3 3 285
2007 Tiger Woods Southern Hills Country Club 1 1 12
2006 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 1 1 12
2005 Phil Mickelson Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course 4 3 10
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 8 145
2000 Tiger Woods Valhalla Golf Club 1 1 12
1999 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 2 1 12
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 2
2012 Bubba Watson Augusta National Golf Club 16 4 9
2011 Charl Schwartzel Augusta National Golf Club 29 11 21
2010 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 3 2 10
2009 Angel Cabrera Augusta National Golf Club 69 18 53
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 10
2005 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 2 1 12
2004 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 8 6 10
2003 Mike Weir Augusta National Golf Club 10 5 276
2002 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 12
2001 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 12
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 12
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 5
2012 Webb Simpson Olympic Club, Lake Course 14 5 32
2011 Rory McIlroy Congressional Country Club, Blue Course 8 4 1
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 12
2007 Angel Cabrera Oakmont Country Club 41 17 53
2006 Geoff Ogilvy Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course 17 8 125
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 6
2002 Tiger Woods Bethpage State Park, Black Course 1 1 12
2001 Retief Goosen Southern Hills Country Club 44 26 193
2000 Tiger Woods Pebble Beach Golf Links 1 1 12
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 47
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 47
2011 Darren Clarke Royal St George's 111 30 >300
2010 Louis Oosthuizen St Andrews 54 15 58
2009 Stewart Cink Turnberry 33 9 140
2008 Padraig Harrington Royal Birkdale 14 3 285
2007 Padraig Harrington Carnoustie 10 6 285
2006 Tiger Woods Royal Liverpool 1 1 12
2005 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 12
2004 Todd Hamilton Royal Troon 56 16 >300
2003 Ben Curtis Royal St George's >300 35 289
2002 Ernie Els Muirfield 3 3 47
2001 David Duval Royal Lytham & St Annes 7 3 >300
2000 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 12
1999 Paul Lawrie Carnoustie 159 48 222
1998 Mark O'Meara Royal Birkdale 12 4 >300
1997 Justin Leonard Royal Troon 19 13 213
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