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
2017 The Players Championship T69 72+72+75+78 297 9
2017 RBC Heritage T32 68+69+74+69 280 -4
2017 Masters Tournament T16 68 68 68
2017 Masters Tournament T16 78+68+74+68 288 0
2017 Arnold Palmer Invitational T23 73+71+68+74 286 -2
2017 WGC-Mexico Championship T23 70+67+75+68 280 -4
Grand Slam History
  2017201620152014201320122011
US Masters T23-CUTT31T35T44-
US Open --CUT1T59T15T39
The Open Championship --T1269T32-T12
US PGA Championship ----T33--

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.

Features

LISTEN: Sky Sports Golf podcast

LISTEN: Sky Sports Golf podcast

Henni Goya and Jamie Weir join Josh Antmann to look back at another busy week and preview the BMW PGA Championship.

WATCH: Byron Nelson tributes

WATCH: Byron Nelson tributes

Jason Day and Jordan Spieth were among the golfers to remember Byron Nelson ahead of this week's event holding his name.

WATCH: Beach golf challenge!

WATCH: Beach golf challenge!

Nicolas Colsaerts was among the European Tour players to put their beach golf skills to the test at the Rocco Forte Open.