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 Arnold Palmer Invitational T23 73+71+68+74 286 -2
2017 WGC-Mexico Championship T23 70+67+75+68 280 -4
2017 The Honda Classic T4 65+70+68+70 273 -7
2017 Omega Dubai Desert Classic T23 71+69+69+74 283 -5
2017 Commercial Bank Qatar Masters T48 70+72+68+73 283 -5
2017 Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship T4 66+66+72+69 273 -15
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

Iconic Masters images: No 8

Iconic Masters images: No 8

We take a look at another iconic image to continue our Augusta countdown - Bubba Watson's draw from the straw in 2012.

Last ticket to Augusta...

Last ticket to Augusta...

Here's a look at some of the players in need of Houston Open victory this week to secure a late invite to Augusta.

Iconic Masters images: No 9

Iconic Masters images: No 9

Just nine days before the Masters, we continue our countdown with another iconic image - Arnold Palmer's final appearance on the first tee.