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 Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship 1 66+66 132 -12
2016 DP World Tour Championship T19 71+74+67+67 279 279
2016 Nedbank Golf Challenge T44 81+75+69+70 295 295
2016 WGC - HSBC Champions T40 72+68+74+74 288 288
2016 Alfred Dunhill Links Championship 6 71+68+65+69 273 273
2016 Ryder Cup T9 - - -
Grand Slam History
  2017201620152014201320122011
US Masters --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

WATCH: Star golfers in the mix

WATCH: Star golfers in the mix

Four of the world's top golfers were treated to a mixing masterclass from TV and radio personality Reggie Yates in Abu Dhabi

NEW: Sky Sports Golf podcast

NEW: Sky Sports Golf podcast

Golf fans can keep up-to-date with the latest golfing news and information via the new Sky Sports Golf podcast.

The PGA Tour's 59 club

The PGA Tour's 59 club

After Justin Thomas became the youngest player to card a 59 on the PGA Tour, we look back at the others to have shot sub-60.