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 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
2016 Olympic Mens Golf Competition T15 69+72+72+66 279 279
2016 PGA Championship T7 66+69+71+66 272 272
2016 145th Open Championship T36 66+73+74+74 287 287
Grand Slam History
  2016201520142013201220112010
US Masters -CUTT31T35T44--
US Open -CUT1T59T15T39T8
The Open Championship -T1269T32-T12T7
US PGA Championship ---T33--1

Martin Kaymer News

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.

 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...

Features

Ryder Cup moments: Greenwood

Ryder Cup moments: Greenwood

Ahead of the Ryder Cup at Hazeltine, we asked Will Greenwood to discuss his favourite memories and moments.

Behind the scenes at Hazeltine

Behind the scenes at Hazeltine

James Haddock describes the mood around Hazeltine and goes behind the scenes to follow Europe's Ryder Cup preparation.

WATCH: Ryder Cup ace club!

WATCH: Ryder Cup ace club!

Just six men have experienced the thrill of a Ryder Cup ace. We look back at those holes-in-one.