Golf Records

Take a gander through PGA Tour records on various golf categories.

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PGA Tour Golf Records

Most Birdies, 72-Hole Tournament

  • 32 – Mark Calcavecchia, 2001 Phoenix Open
  • 32 – Paul Gow, 2001 B.C. Open
  • 31 – John Huston, 1998 United Airlines Hawaiian Open
  • 31 – Phil Mickelson, 2006 BellSouth Classic
  • 31 – Steve Stricker, 2010 John Deere Classic

Most Career PGA Tour Wins

  • Sam Snead, 82 wins
  • Tiger Woods, 82 wins
  • Jack Nicklaus, 63 wins
  • Ben Hogan, 64 wins
  • Arnold Palmer, 62 wins

Most Wins In the Same Tournament

  • 8 wins – Sam Snead, Greater Greensboro Open: 1938, 1946, 1949-50, 1955-56, 1960, 1965
  • 8 – Tiger Woods, Arnold Palmer Invitational: 2000-2003, 2008-09, 2012-13
  • 8 – Tiger Woods, WGC Bridgestone Invitational: 1999-2001, 2005-2007, 2009, 2013
  • 7 – Tiger Woods, Farmers Insurance Open: 1999, 2003, 2005-08, 2013
  • 7 – Tiger Woods, WGC American Express Championship/CA Championship/Cadillac Championship: 1999, 2002, 2003, 2005-07, 2013

7 Golf Records that will never be broken

These golf records are in no particular order. Tiger Woods had a shot at Jack Nicklaus’ 18 majors, but he has no shot now.

  1. Phil Mickelson’s 26-year stay inside the world’s top 50
  2. Tiger Woods’ 683 weeks at World No.1
  3. Jack Nicklaus’ 24 years between first and last Major win
  4. Lydia Ko’s 10 LPGA Tour victories before turning 19
  5. Byron Nelson’s 11 consecutive wins in 1945
  6. Tiger Woods’ 142 straight cuts
  7. Jack Nicklaus’ 18 Majors