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 Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open CUT 74+70 144 0
2017 Open de France T57 69+73+77+71 290 6
2017 BMW International Open CUT 72+72 144 0
2017 US Open T35 72+69+75+73 289 1
2017 BMW PGA Championship T91 76+73 149 5
2017 The Players Championship T69 72+72+75+78 297 9
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

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H2H: Spieth v Tiger v Nicklaus

H2H: Spieth v Tiger v Nicklaus

Jordan Spieth has been likened to Tiger Woods and Jack Nicklaus after his Open win, but how do their records compare?