Current Top 100

Rank Name Ranking Points
1 Rory McIlroy 12.697
2 Jordan Spieth 10.849
3 Bubba Watson 7.339
4 Dustin Johnson 6.764
5 Jim Furyk 6.536
6 Henrik Stenson 6.494
7 Justin Rose 6.478
8 Jason Day 5.680
9 Rickie Fowler 5.662
10 Sergio Garcia 5.552
11 Adam Scott 5.251
12 Jimmy Walker 5.093
13 J.B. Holmes 4.614
14 Hideki Matsuyama 4.388
15 Patrick Reed 4.120
16 Louis Oosthuizen 3.921
17 Matt Kuchar 3.918
18 Martin Kaymer 3.914
19 Chris Kirk 3.908
20 Billy Horschel 3.886
21 Phil Mickelson 3.789
22 Brooks Koepka 3.498
23 Bernd Wiesberger 3.428
24 Paul Casey 3.326
25 Brandt Snedeker 3.259
26 Bill Haas 3.257
27 Kevin Na 3.240
28 Ian Poulter 3.198
29 Zach Johnson 3.163
30 Ryan Palmer 3.147
31 Branden Grace 3.127
32 Gary Woodland 2.960
33 Thongchai Jaidee 2.946
34 Lee Westwood 2.936
35 Jamie Donaldson 2.895
36 Kevin Kisner 2.888
37 Victor Dubuisson 2.816
38 Ryan Moore 2.801
39 Danny Willett 2.753
40 Charl Schwartzel 2.752
41 Hunter Mahan 2.715
42 Francesco Molinari 2.711
43 Keegan Bradley 2.710
44 Webb Simpson 2.590
45 Charley Hoffman 2.582
46 Shane Lowry 2.541
47 Brendon Todd 2.517
48 Russell Henley 2.446
49 Tommy Fleetwood 2.431
50 John Senden 2.427
51 Anirban Lahiri 2.416
52 Graeme McDowell 2.408
53 Byeong Hun An 2.403
54 Andy Sullivan 2.392
55 Miguel A Jimenez 2.375
56 Joost Luiten 2.359
57 Ben Martin 2.311
58 Matt Every 2.308
59 Marc Leishman 2.257
60 Robert Streb 2.226
61 Steven Bowditch 2.225
62 George Coetzee 2.181
63 Alexander Levy 2.181
64 Stephen Gallacher 2.171
65 Marc Warren 2.138
66 Luke Donald 2.068
67 Cameron Tringale 2.062
68 David Lingmerth 2.056
69 Matt Jones 1.990
70 Alexander Noren 1.950
71 Pablo Larrazabal 1.935
72 Brian Harman 1.924
73 Tim Clark 1.919
74 Jason Dufner 1.908
75 Harris English 1.897
76 Daniel Berger 1.862
77 Russell Knox 1.843
78 Danny Lee 1.842
79 Graham Delaet 1.841
80 Kevin Streelman 1.810
81 Hiroshi Iwata 1.807
82 Richie Ramsay 1.806
83 Soren Kjeldsen 1.800
84 Kiradech Aphibarnrat 1.783
85 Shawn Stefani 1.769
86 Rafael Cabrera Bello 1.765
87 George McNeill 1.764
88 Chris Wood 1.719
89 Morgan Hoffmann 1.716
90 Thomas Bjorn 1.694
91 Marcel Siem 1.687
92 Brendan Steele 1.659
93 Cameron Smith 1.658
94 James Morrison 1.655
95 Mikko Ilonen 1.655
96 Emiliano Grillo 1.625
97 Ross Fisher 1.620
98 James Hahn 1.600
99 Justin Thomas 1.594
100 Padraig Harrington 1.588

Most weeks at #2 without making it to #1

Name Weeks
Phil Mickelson 270
Jim Furyk 39
Henrik Stenson 24
Colin Montgomerie 24
Sergio Garcia 18
Mark O'Meara 15
Jordan Spieth 13
Steve Stricker 12
Davis Love III 5
Bubba Watson 4
Corey Pavin 1

Most weeks at #1

Name Weeks
Tiger Woods 679
Greg Norman 93
Rory McIlroy 88
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
Jim Furyk 410
Davis Love III 407
Sergio Garcia 393
Adam Scott 363
Lee Westwood 352
Colin Montgomerie 312
Padraig Harrington 304
Rory McIlroy 276
Retief Goosen 274
Steve Stricker 251
David Duval 231
Luke Donald 219
Nick Price 207
Henrik Stenson 203
Justin Rose 200
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 43
2010 Martin Kaymer Whistling Straits, Straits Course 13 5 18
2009 Y.E. Yang Hazeltine National Golf Club 110 34 >300
2008 Padraig Harrington Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course 3 3 100
2007 Tiger Woods Southern Hills Country Club 1 1 226
2006 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 1 1 226
2005 Phil Mickelson Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course 4 3 21
2004 Vijay Singh Whistling Straits, Straits Course 3 2 209
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 8 219
2000 Tiger Woods Valhalla Golf Club 1 1 226
1999 Tiger Woods Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 2 1 226
1998 Vijay Singh Sahalee Country Club 18 12 209
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 11
2012 Bubba Watson Augusta National Golf Club 16 4 3
2011 Charl Schwartzel Augusta National Golf Club 29 11 40
2010 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 3 2 21
2009 Angel Cabrera Augusta National Golf Club 69 18 126
2008 Trevor Immelman Augusta National Golf Club 29 15 >300
2007 Zach Johnson Augusta National Golf Club 56 15 29
2006 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 2 2 21
2005 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 2 1 226
2004 Phil Mickelson Augusta National Golf Club 8 6 21
2003 Mike Weir Augusta National Golf Club 10 5 >300
2002 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 226
2001 Tiger Woods Augusta National Golf Club 1 1 226
2000 Vijay Singh Augusta National Golf Club 8 5 209
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 3 226
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 7
2012 Webb Simpson Olympic Club, Lake Course 14 5 44
2011 Rory McIlroy Congressional Country Club, Blue Course 8 4 1
2010 Graeme McDowell Pebble Beach Golf Links 37 13 52
2009 Lucas Glover Bethpage State Park, Black Course 71 18 >300
2008 Tiger Woods Torrey Pines Golf Course, South Course 1 1 226
2007 Angel Cabrera Oakmont Country Club 41 17 126
2006 Geoff Ogilvy Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course 17 8 102
2005 Michael Campbell Pinehurst Resort, Course No. 2 80 23 >300
2004 Retief Goosen Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 9 7 204
2003 Jim Furyk Olympia Fields Country Club, North Course 10 6 5
2002 Tiger Woods Bethpage State Park, Black Course 1 1 226
2001 Retief Goosen Southern Hills Country Club 44 26 204
2000 Tiger Woods Pebble Beach Golf Links 1 1 226
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 1 110
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 15 110
2011 Darren Clarke Royal St George's 111 30 >300
2010 Louis Oosthuizen St Andrews 54 15 16
2009 Stewart Cink Turnberry 33 9 243
2008 Padraig Harrington Royal Birkdale 14 3 100
2007 Padraig Harrington Carnoustie 10 6 100
2006 Tiger Woods Royal Liverpool 1 1 226
2005 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 226
2004 Todd Hamilton Royal Troon 56 16 >300
2003 Ben Curtis Royal St George's >300 35 >300
2002 Ernie Els Muirfield 3 3 110
2001 David Duval Royal Lytham & St Annes 7 3 >300
2000 Tiger Woods St Andrews 1 1 226
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