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 Omega Dubai Desert Classic CUT 71+75 146 146
2016 Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship T16 69+69+71+71 280 280
2015 Nedbank Golf Challenge T25 75+71+72+72 290 290
2015 DP World Tour Championship T10 66+71+71+68 276 276
2015 BMW Masters T41 69+69+70+76 284 284
2015 WGC - HSBC Champions T30 69+71+73+67 280 280
Grand Slam History
  2016201520142013201220112010
US Masters -CUTT31T35T44--
US Open -CUT1T59T15T39T8
The Open Championship -T1269T32-T12T7
US PGA Championship ---T33--1

Martin Kaymer News

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.

 Martin Kaymer of Germany celebrates with the trophy after his eight-stroke victory during the final round of the 114th U.S. Open

Europe's US Open dominance

Europeans have dominated the US Open since 2010, winning four of the last five contests. Here's a reminder...

Kaymer: Determined to bounce back from his Abu Dhabi collapse

'Nothing to prove', says Kaymer

Martin Kaymer believes he has nothing to prove when he returns to action at this week’s Omega Dubai Desert Classic.

Features

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