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 U.S. Open T37 73+73+72+71 289 289
2016 BMW PGA Championship T7 70+70+70+73 283 283
2016 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open Hosted by the Rory Foun T5 69+73+75+65 282 282
2016 THE PLAYERS Championship T39 68+72+76+71 287 287
2016 Wells Fargo Championship T41 71+73+77+69 290 290
2016 Real Club Valderrama Open de Espana T6 69+75+71+74 289 289
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

WATCH: Open coming to Sky

WATCH: Open coming to Sky

For the first time, this year Sky Sports will be bringing you exclusively live coverage of The Open at Royal Troon.

Ryder Cup Race: As it stands

Ryder Cup Race: As it stands

With three months to go, we look at who is likely to be involved in Europe's Ryder Cup team, including five rookies.

Send your Open memories

Send your Open memories

Fancy being part of a special feature at this year's Open? We're keen to hear your memories of attending a past Open.