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
2015 The 144th Open Championship T12 71+70+70+68 279 -9
2015 Alstom Open de France 4 69+69+69+70 277 277
2015 BMW International Open CUT 72+71 143 -1
2015 U.S. Open CUT 72+74 146 2
2015 The Irish Open Hosted by Rory Foundation CUT 79+69 148 6
2015 BMW PGA Championship T18 72+71+69+70 282 -6
Grand Slam History
  2015201420132012201120102009
US Masters CUTT31T35T44---
US Open CUT1T59T15T39T8-
The Open Championship T1269T32-T12T7T34
US PGA Championship --T33--1T6

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

Hatton living the dream

Hatton living the dream

Tyrrell Hatton is determined to break into the European Tour's winners' circle sooner rather than later.

Heading for greatness?

Heading for greatness?

As world No 2 Jordan Spieth turns 22, we look at how his career so far compares to that of golf’s all-time greats.

Behind the scenes at Sunningdale

Behind the scenes at Sunningdale

With the Senior Open at Sunningdale, Katy Mathieson explores the history of the nearby Sunningdale Ladies' Golf Club.