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Top 10 greatest golfers in the world throughout history (Part 3)

He is the greatest golfer of the 20th century, with 11 Majors titles, behind only Jack and Woods. Hagen from New York, Hagen played golf and became a hero when he brought the United States the first Open title among 4 Open Championships titles.

Having participated in professional golf since the age of 20, Hagen quickly earned his first Grand Slam title, but he still lacked a Masters title in his collection. The story of his life is quite similar i character Frances Ouimet from The Greatest Game Ever Played in the movie starring Shia LeBeouf.

3. Ben Hogan

It was difficult to rank Ben Hogan in the third position on the list, but he completely received a nod in agreement due to his incredible talent and success. He has the most perfect Swing in the history of World Golf village.

The highlight of his career was in 1953, the year forever remembered in PGA history, which he was given the name “Hogan Slam” when that year he won 5 of the 6 major tournaments he participated in. Attendance, with 3 consecutive majors titles. He ended his career with 9 Majors titles. Unfortunately, he died in an accident with the Greyhouse bus but this could not kill his illustrious career, a great man.

2. Tiger Woods

He is considered a living legend, when he just won the Farmers Insurance Championships 2013 in addition to the 75th title in the PGA Tour system, currently Tiger Tiger has 14 Majors, and he continues to look for earned the Majors title at the age of 39.

1. Jack Nicklaus

He is nicknamed the Golden Bear and is considered the legend of all legends when he finishes his career with 73 PGA Tour titles and 18 Majors titles, a terrible and overwhelming number. He won 6 times The Masters, the gap between his start and end time is 23 years. Unbelievable.

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Top 10 greatest golfers in the world throughout history (Part 2)

Called by the friendly name Arnie, he is considered the third name that people think of the greatest golfer in history after Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods. He is a working-class man with his Ugly Swing but has become famous in Golf and is the most popular name.

He has a total of 7 Majors titles, including 4 Masters championships. He is missing only in his collection of PGA Championships titles. His name is also given to a good wine. That is also interesting, isn’t it!

7. Bobby Jones

Unlike any other legendary golfer Bobby Jones is different because it has never been considered a golfer. He ended his career in Amateur tournaments, and was the most frankly successful when he won 4 US Open titles, 3 Open Championship titles. He won five American amateur championships.

Bobby Jones expanded to even one UK amateur championship in 1930. He gave up professional golf in 28 but his name didn’t have any influence. , when he was involved in designing the Augusta National golf course. He joined Golf until 1948, retired from his career due to health problems.

6. Sam Snead

His nickname is Slammin ‘Sammy, he owns only 7 Majors titles including 3 Masters, 3 PGA Championships, 1 US Open. But what made his name was not the Majors but the owner of the most PGA Tour championships to date with 82 titles, an unprecedented fad. He also served the army during World War II.

5. Gary Player

He was a South African golfer nicknamed the Black Knight because he wore black in competition. He is considered one of the greatest golfers that is not American, his name is ranked alongside Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus.

During his career, Gary Player has got 9 Majors titles including 3 Masters, 3 Open Championships. He is also an excellent golfer when he has enough choices of the precious Grand Slam in his collection. He has fought 165 tournaments on 6 continents. Players have designed 300 golf courses worldwide and own a farm named after him, Gary Player Stud Farm.

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Top 10 greatest golfers in the world throughout history (Part 1)

Over the centuries, Golf has emerged as a major and widely known sport. It brings fame and wealth to many people both in the US and around the world.

But to reach the level of great golfers that not everyone can do, they are the people who inspire and admire the next generation. About the names that only when mentioning them is exclusively for a noble sport is Golf. Here are the 10 greatest golfers of all time, listed by TopTen.

10. Byron Nelson

He was considered one of the three legends in the world last century, along with Sam Snead, Ben Hogan who were all born within 7 months of 1912. As indigenous people of Waxahachie, Texas, Nelson has been played professionally from 1935-1946, with 52 titles, including 5 Major championships. He is the winner of both PGA Championships and The Masters, missing an Open Championships title to complete his Grand Slam.

Today there is a tournament called his Byron Nelson Championship, which is played every year in Dallas. He was present at this tournament every year before his death in 2006. And this tournament is no longer part of the PGA schedule, but one thing is for sure: his contributions to Golf Village. Today’s professionalism is very respectable.

9. Tom Watson

When someone asks you which golfer is the greatest of all time and you think of some big names like Tiger Woods, Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus. But there is one person you probably won’t remember, but he certainly deserves to be there, Tom Watson.

Being a nnative of Kansas City, he is known as one of the most successful golfers in the 70-80s with 8 Majors (5 Open Championships) but has not yet completed the precious Grand Slam and has never fought. He won the second time in the PGA Championship. To achieve that achievement could not fail to mention his mentor Mr. Nelson, who instructed Watson to help him get his first title after working together for a year.