Martin Kaymer - Profile

Martin Kaymer: Won 2012 US PGA at Whistling Straits

Martin Kaymer: Won 2012 US PGA at Whistling Straits

Landed his second major title when scoring a superb victory in the 2014 US Open at Pinehurst.

* Won 2010 US PGA Championship after beating Bubba Watson in a play-off at Whistling Straits.

* Won 2014 US Open at Pinehurst No 2 by eight shots after going wire-to-wire with rounds of 65-65-72-69.

* Holed decisive putt on 18th green at Medinah to retain Ryder Cup for Europe. Also on winning side at Celtic Manor in 2010.

* Won 2014 Players Championship at Sawgrass after going to wire-to-wire following first-round 63.

* Won WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai with closing 63.

* Was World No 1 for eight weeks between February and April in 2011.

* 11 European Tour wins. First was Abu Dhabi Golf Championship in 2008. 3 PGA Tour wins.

Player Details

  • Nationality: Germany
  • Date Of Birth: 28/12/1984
  • Birth Place: Dusseldorf, Germany
  • Height: 6ft
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2016 WGC - HSBC Champions T34 72 72 72
2016 Alfred Dunhill Links Championship 6 71+68+65+69 273 273
2016 Ryder Cup T9 - - -
2016 Porsche European Open 6 67+64+68 199 199
2016 Italian Open T20 67+70+67+68 272 272
2016 Made in Denmark T6 69+70+66+68 273 273
Grand Slam History
US Masters -CUTT31T35T44--
US Open -CUT1T59T15T39T8
The Open Championship -T1269T32-T12T7
US PGA Championship ---T33--1

Martin Kaymer News

Martin Kaymer hopes the Ryder Cup in Paris provides a more challenging course for players

Kaymer wants Paris challenge

Martin Kaymer hopes Le Golf National will provide a more challenging course than Hazeltine at the next Ryder Cup in Paris.

Kaymer: Tiger can still win

Martin Kaymer expects Tiger Woods to win more majors if he can avoid the injuries that have blighted his career.

Henrik Stenson: Two off the lead despite a triple-bogey at 16

BMW Int Open: Day one highlights

Henrik Stenson is two shots back at the BMW International Open, where three players share the lead on seven under.


Beddow calls time, looks back

Beddow calls time, looks back

As Steve Beddow's Sky Sports Golf commentary career comes to an end, the broadcaster looks back at 25 years covering the sport.

Knox's 2015 Shanghai success

Knox's 2015 Shanghai success

Twelve months on from his career-changing win, we relive how Russell Knox upstaged the field at last year's WGC-HSBC Champions.

Race to Dubai: Ins and outs

Race to Dubai: Ins and outs

The Portugal Masters was the final event of the regular European Tour season, so who secured their cards for next year?