Current Top 100

Rank Name Ranking Points
1 Tiger Woods 8.663
2 Adam Scott 8.138
3 Henrik Stenson 8.009
4 Bubba Watson 7.249
5 Matt Kuchar 7.227
6 Jason Day 6.781
7 Jordan Spieth 6.076
8 Sergio Garcia 5.995
9 Phil Mickelson 5.958
10 Rory McIlroy 5.868
11 Justin Rose 5.808
12 Zach Johnson 5.571
13 Dustin Johnson 5.318
14 Graeme McDowell 4.440
15 Steve Stricker 4.425
16 Charl Schwartzel 4.361
17 Jason Dufner 4.267
18 Luke Donald 4.223
19 Jim Furyk 4.153
20 Jimmy Walker 4.126
21 Keegan Bradley 4.101
22 Ian Poulter 4.078
23 Victor Dubuisson 4.059
24 Brandt Snedeker 3.971
25 Patrick Reed 3.900
26 Jamie Donaldson 3.820
27 Thomas Bjorn 3.805
28 Hideki Matsuyama 3.792
29 Webb Simpson 3.741
30 Lee Westwood 3.709
31 Graham Delaet 3.476
32 Bill Haas 3.344
33 Miguel A Jimenez 3.222
34 Jonas Blixt 3.186
35 Hunter Mahan 3.179
36 Rickie Fowler 3.144
37 Louis Oosthuizen 3.104
38 Ryan Moore 2.975
39 Stephen Gallacher 2.877
40 Harris English 2.858
41 Matt Jones 2.644
42 Matt Every 2.642
43 Joost Luiten 2.630
44 Ernie Els 2.626
45 Russell Henley 2.609
46 Gonzalo Fdez Castano 2.553
47 Kevin Streelman 2.498
48 Gary Woodland 2.483
49 Nick Watney 2.452
50 Billy Horschel 2.450
51 Chris Kirk 2.436
52 Francesco Molinari 2.431
53 Kevin Stadler 2.431
54 Thongchai Jaidee 2.420
55 John Senden 2.402
56 Richard Sterne 2.356
57 Ryan Palmer 2.320
58 Matteo Manassero 2.297
59 Chesson Hadley 2.256
60 George Coetzee 2.188
61 Martin Kaymer 2.183
62 Pablo Larrazabal 2.159
63 Branden Grace 2.107
64 Scott Stallings 2.105
65 Mikko Ilonen 2.087
66 Bernd Wiesberger 2.066
67 David Lynn 1.947
68 Thorbjorn Olesen 1.945
69 Boo Weekley 1.888
70 Kevin Na 1.883
71 Marc Leishman 1.865
72 Ross Fisher 1.818
73 Peter Hanson 1.803
74 Chris Stroud 1.782
75 Brooks Koepka 1.743
76 Peter Uihlein 1.736
77 Charles Howell III 1.733
78 Kiradech Aphibarnrat 1.712
79 Ryo Ishikawa 1.699
80 Koumei Oda 1.684
81 Brendon de Jonge 1.675
82 Scott Piercy 1.670
83 Charley Hoffman 1.657
84 Will Mackenzie 1.629
85 Kim Hyung sung 1.626
86 Angel Cabrera 1.625
87 Jason Kokrak 1.598
88 Thomas Aiken 1.583
89 Fredrik Jacobson 1.569
90 Brett Rumford 1.568
91 K.J. Choi 1.561
92 Roberto Castro 1.550
93 D.A. Points 1.530
94 Paul Casey 1.529
95 Alejandro Canizares 1.518
96 Rafael Cabrera Bello 1.516
97 Chris Wood 1.509
98 Russell Knox 1.509
99 Darren Fichardt 1.489
100 Pat Perez 1.488

Most weeks at #2 without making it to #1

Name Weeks
Phil Mickelson 270
Jim Furyk 39
Adam Scott 33
Colin Montgomerie 24
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 676
Greg Norman 93
Luke Donald 55
Rory McIlroy 39
Vijay Singh 32
Lee Westwood 22
David Duval 15
Ernie Els 9
Martin Kaymer 8
Tom Lehman 1

Most weeks in top 10

Name Weeks
Tiger Woods 841
Phil Mickelson 764
Ernie Els 705
Vijay Singh 542
Davis Love III 407
Jim Furyk 359
Lee Westwood 352
Sergio Garcia 330
Colin Montgomerie 312
Adam Scott 309
Padraig Harrington 304
Retief Goosen 274
Steve Stricker 251
David Duval 231
Luke Donald 219
Rory McIlroy 215
Nick Price 207
David Toms 179
Mark O'Meara 149
Henrik Stenson 140

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 10
2011 Keegan Bradley Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands Course 108 29 21
2010 Martin Kaymer Whistling Straits, Straits Course 13 5 61
2009 Y.E. Yang Hazeltine National Golf Club 110 34 >300
2008 Padraig Harrington Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course 3 3 182
2007 Tiger Woods Southern Hills Country Club 1 1 1
2006 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 1 1 1
2005 Phil Mickelson Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course 4 3 9
2004 Vijay Singh Whistling Straits, Straits Course 3 2 161
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 8 155
2000 Tiger Woods Valhalla Golf Club 1 1 1
1999 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 2 1 1
1998 Vijay Singh Sahalee Country Club 18 12 161
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 4
2011 Charl Schwartzel Augusta National Golf Club 29 11 16
2010 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 3 2 9
2009 Angel Cabrera Augusta National Golf Club 69 18 86
2008 Trevor Immelman Augusta National Golf Club 29 15 228
2007 Zach Johnson Augusta National Golf Club 56 15 12
2006 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 2 2 9
2005 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 2 1 1
2004 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 8 6 9
2003 Mike Weir Augusta National Golf Club 10 5 >300
2002 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 1
2001 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 1
2000 Vijay Singh Augusta National Golf Club 8 5 161
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 1
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 11
2012 Webb Simpson Olympic Club, Lake Course 14 5 29
2011 Rory McIlroy Congressional Country Club, Blue Course 8 4 10
2010 Graeme McDowell Pebble Beach Golf Links 37 13 14
2009 Lucas Glover Bethpage State Park, Black Course 71 18 >300
2008 Tiger Woods Torrey Pines Golf Course, South Course 1 1 1
2007 Angel Cabrera Oakmont Country Club 41 17 86
2006 Geoff Ogilvy Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course 17 8 160
2005 Michael Campbell Pinehurst Resort, Course No. 2 80 23 >300
2004 Retief Goosen Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 9 7 229
2003 Jim Furyk Olympia Fields Country Club, North Course 10 6 19
2002 Tiger Woods Bethpage State Park, Black Course 1 1 1
2001 Retief Goosen Southern Hills Country Club 44 26 229
2000 Tiger Woods Pebble Beach Golf Links 1 1 1
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 44
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 44
2011 Darren Clarke Royal St George's 111 30 292
2010 Louis Oosthuizen St Andrews 54 15 37
2009 Stewart Cink Turnberry 33 9 156
2008 Padraig Harrington Royal Birkdale 14 3 182
2007 Padraig Harrington Carnoustie 10 6 182
2006 Tiger Woods Royal Liverpool 1 1 1
2005 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 1
2004 Todd Hamilton Royal Troon 56 16 >300
2003 Ben Curtis Royal St George's >300 35 >300
2002 Ernie Els Muirfield 3 3 44
2001 David Duval Royal Lytham & St Annes 7 3 >300
2000 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 1
1999 Paul Lawrie Carnoustie 159 48 162
1998 Mark O'Meara Royal Birkdale 12 4 >300
1997 Justin Leonard Royal Troon 19 13 165
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