Current Top 100

Rank Name Ranking Points
1 Rory McIlroy 11.346
2 Henrik Stenson 8.396
3 Adam Scott 8.014
4 Bubba Watson 7.475
5 Justin Rose 6.939
6 Sergio Garcia 6.923
7 Jim Furyk 6.853
8 Jason Day 6.055
9 Jordan Spieth 5.904
10 Rickie Fowler 5.626
11 Matt Kuchar 5.336
12 Martin Kaymer 4.996
13 Phil Mickelson 4.685
14 Billy Horschel 4.628
15 Graeme McDowell 4.321
16 Hideki Matsuyama 4.247
17 Victor Dubuisson 4.137
18 Zach Johnson 3.989
19 Dustin Johnson 3.969
20 Chris Kirk 3.871
21 Jimmy Walker 3.851
22 Hunter Mahan 3.744
23 Patrick Reed 3.621
24 Jamie Donaldson 3.564
25 Kevin Na 3.391
26 Lee Westwood 3.380
27 Ian Poulter 3.344
28 Keegan Bradley 3.294
29 Tiger Woods 3.276
30 Joost Luiten 3.253
31 Ryan Moore 3.178
32 Charl Schwartzel 3.137
33 Luke Donald 3.106
34 Brooks Koepka 3.034
35 Stephen Gallacher 3.001
36 Thomas Bjorn 2.975
37 Jason Dufner 2.954
38 Bill Haas 2.930
39 Thongchai Jaidee 2.912
40 Miguel A Jimenez 2.900
41 Steve Stricker 2.898
42 Webb Simpson 2.833
43 Ryan Palmer 2.830
44 Louis Oosthuizen 2.724
45 Shane Lowry 2.721
46 Marc Leishman 2.689
47 Mikko Ilonen 2.676
48 Gary Woodland 2.643
49 John Senden 2.554
50 Kevin Streelman 2.547
51 Danny Willett 2.514
52 Tommy Fleetwood 2.503
53 Alexander Levy 2.479
54 Brendon Todd 2.475
55 Brandt Snedeker 2.432
56 Francesco Molinari 2.424
57 Graham Delaet 2.410
58 Koumei Oda 2.403
59 Jonas Blixt 2.367
60 Russell Henley 2.311
61 Ernie Els 2.296
62 Tim Clark 2.278
63 Marcel Siem 2.271
64 Anirban Lahiri 2.128
65 Ben Martin 2.113
66 J.B. Holmes 2.079
67 Marc Warren 2.072
68 Ross Fisher 2.064
69 Hiroshi Iwata 2.051
70 Kevin Stadler 2.043
71 Pablo Larrazabal 2.025
72 Angel Cabrera 1.996
73 Bernd Wiesberger 1.983
74 Charley Hoffman 1.929
75 Paul Casey 1.920
76 Matt Every 1.916
77 Harris English 1.896
78 Matt Jones 1.881
79 Shingo Katayama 1.849
80 George Coetzee 1.838
81 Thorbjorn Olesen 1.820
82 Branden Grace 1.792
83 Brendon de Jonge 1.774
84 Cameron Tringale 1.766
85 Bae Sang moon 1.765
86 Brian Harman 1.709
87 Richard Sterne 1.694
88 Hideto Tanihara 1.656
89 Steven Bowditch 1.641
90 Tomohiro Kondo 1.624
91 Robert Streb 1.614
92 Rafael Cabrera Bello 1.609
93 Richie Ramsay 1.602
94 Geoff Ogilvy 1.602
95 Erik Compton 1.574
96 Romain Wattel 1.554
97 Scott Hend 1.552
98 Robert Karlsson 1.549
99 Hennie Otto 1.542
100 Russell Knox 1.539

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 12
Davis Love III 5
Corey Pavin 1

Most weeks at #1

Name Weeks
Tiger Woods 679
Greg Norman 93
Rory McIlroy 59
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 381
Sergio Garcia 364
Lee Westwood 352
Adam Scott 343
Colin Montgomerie 312
Padraig Harrington 304
Retief Goosen 274
Steve Stricker 251
Rory McIlroy 247
David Duval 231
Luke Donald 219
Nick Price 207
David Toms 179
Henrik Stenson 174
Justin Rose 173

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 28
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 3 264
2007 Tiger Woods Southern Hills Country Club 1 1 29
2006 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 1 1 29
2005 Phil Mickelson Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course 4 3 13
2004 Vijay Singh Whistling Straits, Straits Course 3 2 258
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 29
1999 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 2 1 29
1998 Vijay Singh Sahalee Country Club 18 12 258
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 32
2010 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 3 2 13
2009 Angel Cabrera Augusta National Golf Club 69 18 72
2008 Trevor Immelman Augusta National Golf Club 29 15 >300
2007 Zach Johnson Augusta National Golf Club 56 15 18
2006 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 2 2 13
2005 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 2 1 29
2004 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 8 6 13
2003 Mike Weir Augusta National Golf Club 10 5 >300
2002 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 29
2001 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 29
2000 Vijay Singh Augusta National Golf Club 8 5 258
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 29
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 42
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 29
2007 Angel Cabrera Oakmont Country Club 41 17 72
2006 Geoff Ogilvy Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course 17 8 94
2005 Michael Campbell Pinehurst Resort, Course No. 2 80 23 >300
2004 Retief Goosen Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 9 7 206
2003 Jim Furyk Olympia Fields Country Club, North Course 10 6 7
2002 Tiger Woods Bethpage State Park, Black Course 1 1 29
2001 Retief Goosen Southern Hills Country Club 44 26 206
2000 Tiger Woods Pebble Beach Golf Links 1 1 29
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 61
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 61
2011 Darren Clarke Royal St George's 111 30 >300
2010 Louis Oosthuizen St Andrews 54 15 44
2009 Stewart Cink Turnberry 33 9 189
2008 Padraig Harrington Royal Birkdale 14 3 264
2007 Padraig Harrington Carnoustie 10 6 264
2006 Tiger Woods Royal Liverpool 1 1 29
2005 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 29
2004 Todd Hamilton Royal Troon 56 16 >300
2003 Ben Curtis Royal St George's >300 35 >300
2002 Ernie Els Muirfield 3 3 61
2001 David Duval Royal Lytham & St Annes 7 3 >300
2000 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 29
1999 Paul Lawrie Carnoustie 159 48 >300
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