Current Top 100

Rank Name Ranking Points
1 Rory McIlroy 11.034
2 Henrik Stenson 7.677
3 Adam Scott 7.103
4 Bubba Watson 7.015
5 Justin Rose 6.370
6 Sergio Garcia 6.267
7 Jim Furyk 6.164
8 Jason Day 5.619
9 Jordan Spieth 5.436
10 Matt Kuchar 5.239
11 Rickie Fowler 5.149
12 Martin Kaymer 4.980
13 Jimmy Walker 4.859
14 Billy Horschel 4.255
15 Patrick Reed 4.225
16 Victor Dubuisson 4.173
17 Phil Mickelson 4.114
18 Hideki Matsuyama 4.064
19 Graeme McDowell 3.828
20 Chris Kirk 3.664
21 Zach Johnson 3.661
22 Dustin Johnson 3.625
23 Bill Haas 3.442
24 Hunter Mahan 3.406
25 Jamie Donaldson 3.335
26 Charl Schwartzel 3.271
27 Kevin Na 3.177
28 Ian Poulter 3.079
29 Lee Westwood 3.073
30 Joost Luiten 2.962
31 Ryan Moore 2.957
32 Keegan Bradley 2.925
33 Brooks Koepka 2.840
34 Stephen Gallacher 2.765
35 Thomas Bjorn 2.744
36 Ryan Palmer 2.733
37 Webb Simpson 2.698
38 Thongchai Jaidee 2.688
39 Jason Dufner 2.669
40 Gary Woodland 2.660
41 Luke Donald 2.659
42 Miguel A Jimenez 2.626
43 Louis Oosthuizen 2.598
44 Branden Grace 2.568
45 Shane Lowry 2.516
46 Marc Leishman 2.505
47 Tiger Woods 2.469
48 Steve Stricker 2.451
49 Mikko Ilonen 2.450
50 Danny Willett 2.425
51 Russell Henley 2.421
52 Brendon Todd 2.404
53 Alexander Levy 2.403
54 John Senden 2.380
55 Tommy Fleetwood 2.362
56 Marc Warren 2.354
57 Francesco Molinari 2.331
58 Kevin Streelman 2.303
59 Bernd Wiesberger 2.273
60 Marcel Siem 2.224
61 Koumei Oda 2.223
62 Tim Clark 2.199
63 Ernie Els 2.149
64 Charley Hoffman 2.131
65 Graham Delaet 2.126
66 Brandt Snedeker 2.122
67 Jonas Blixt 2.120
68 Ross Fisher 2.097
69 Ben Martin 2.049
70 J.B. Holmes 1.965
71 Anirban Lahiri 1.952
72 Harris English 1.950
73 Hiroshi Iwata 1.921
74 Pablo Larrazabal 1.844
75 Kevin Stadler 1.835
76 Bae Sang moon 1.810
77 George Coetzee 1.786
78 Matt Jones 1.786
79 Paul Casey 1.761
80 Matt Every 1.753
81 Andy Sullivan 1.748
82 Angel Cabrera 1.741
83 Robert Streb 1.719
84 Shingo Katayama 1.715
85 Brian Harman 1.699
86 Thorbjorn Olesen 1.679
87 Brendon de Jonge 1.655
88 Justin Thomas 1.618
89 Steven Bowditch 1.597
90 Cameron Tringale 1.597
91 Shawn Stefani 1.574
92 Scott Piercy 1.556
93 Hideto Tanihara 1.553
94 Tomohiro Kondo 1.545
95 Erik Compton 1.522
96 Hennie Otto 1.496
97 Noh Seung yul 1.489
98 Rafael Cabrera Bello 1.488
99 Russell Knox 1.488
100 Geoff Ogilvy 1.476

Most weeks at #2 without making it to #1

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

Most weeks at #1

Name Weeks
Tiger Woods 679
Greg Norman 93
Rory McIlroy 65
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 387
Sergio Garcia 370
Lee Westwood 352
Adam Scott 349
Colin Montgomerie 312
Padraig Harrington 304
Retief Goosen 274
Rory McIlroy 253
Steve Stricker 251
David Duval 231
Luke Donald 219
Nick Price 207
Henrik Stenson 180
Justin Rose 179
David Toms 179

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 32
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 3 276
2007 Tiger Woods Southern Hills Country Club 1 1 47
2006 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 1 1 47
2005 Phil Mickelson Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course 4 3 17
2004 Vijay Singh Whistling Straits, Straits Course 3 2 275
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 8 176
2000 Tiger Woods Valhalla Golf Club 1 1 47
1999 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 2 1 47
1998 Vijay Singh Sahalee Country Club 18 12 275
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 26
2010 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 3 2 17
2009 Angel Cabrera Augusta National Golf Club 69 18 82
2008 Trevor Immelman Augusta National Golf Club 29 15 >300
2007 Zach Johnson Augusta National Golf Club 56 15 21
2006 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 2 2 17
2005 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 2 1 47
2004 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 8 6 17
2003 Mike Weir Augusta National Golf Club 10 5 >300
2002 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 47
2001 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 47
2000 Vijay Singh Augusta National Golf Club 8 5 275
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 47
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 37
2011 Rory McIlroy Congressional Country Club, Blue Course 8 4 1
2010 Graeme McDowell Pebble Beach Golf Links 37 13 19
2009 Lucas Glover Bethpage State Park, Black Course 71 18 >300
2008 Tiger Woods Torrey Pines Golf Course, South Course 1 1 47
2007 Angel Cabrera Oakmont Country Club 41 17 82
2006 Geoff Ogilvy Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course 17 8 100
2005 Michael Campbell Pinehurst Resort, Course No. 2 80 23 >300
2004 Retief Goosen Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 9 7 211
2003 Jim Furyk Olympia Fields Country Club, North Course 10 6 7
2002 Tiger Woods Bethpage State Park, Black Course 1 1 47
2001 Retief Goosen Southern Hills Country Club 44 26 211
2000 Tiger Woods Pebble Beach Golf Links 1 1 47
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 43
2009 Stewart Cink Turnberry 33 9 195
2008 Padraig Harrington Royal Birkdale 14 3 276
2007 Padraig Harrington Carnoustie 10 6 276
2006 Tiger Woods Royal Liverpool 1 1 47
2005 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 47
2004 Todd Hamilton Royal Troon 56 16 >300
2003 Ben Curtis Royal St George's >300 35 >300
2002 Ernie Els Muirfield 3 3 63
2001 David Duval Royal Lytham & St Annes 7 3 >300
2000 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 47
1999 Paul Lawrie Carnoustie 159 48 291
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