Friday, 19 March 2010
Stats and facts from the PGA Championship 1984-2002.
Low 18 holes
63 (-9) Wayne Riley 1991
63 (-9) Angel Cabrera 2001
63 (-9) Jarrod Moseley 2002
64 (-8) Howard Clark 1984
. Peter Fowler 1987
. Magnus Sunesson 1992
. David Gilford 1992
. Colin Montgomerie 1997, 99, 02
. Stephen Leaney 2001
65 (-7) has been achieved 37 times
(3 times by Seve Ballesteros)
.
Low 1st 18 holes
63 (-9) Wayne Riley 1991
63 (-9) Angel Cabrera 2001
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Low 1st 36 holes
132 (-12) Ernie Els 1994
. Colin Montgomerie 2000
. Andrew Oldcorn 2001
.
Low 1st 54 holes
199 (-17) Anders Hansen 2002
.
Low 72 holes
269 (-19) Anders Hansen 2002
.
Low 2nd round
64 (-8) Stephen Leaney 2001
.
Low 3rd round
64 (-8) Magnus Sunesson 1992
.
Low 4th round
63 (-9) Jarrod Moseley 2002
.
Low last 36 holes
131 (-13) Seve Ballesteros 1989
. Colin Montgomerie 1999
.
Low last 54 holes
201 (-15) Jesper Parnevik 1991
. Gary Evans 1992
. Colin Montgomerie 1999
. Anders Hansen 2002
.
Highest winning score
282 (-6) Paul Way 1985
.
Lowest start by a winner
64 (-8) Howard Clark 1984
.
Highest start by a winner
75 (+3) Paul Way 1985
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Lowest finish by a winner
64 (-8) Colin Montgomerie 1999
.
Highest finish by a winner
71 (-1) Howard Clark 1984
71 (-1) Bernhard Langer 1995
71 (-1) Andrew Oldcorn 2001
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Largest lead after 18 holes
3 Howard Clark 1984
3 Wayne Riley 1991
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Largest lead after 36 holes
4 Howard Clark 1984
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Largest lead after 54 holes
5 Andrew Oldcorn 2001
5 Anders Hansen 2002
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Largest lead lost after 54 holes
3 Ernie Els 1994
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Largest winning margin
6 Bernhard Langer 1993
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Largest final round comeback by a Winner
4 Paul Way 1985
.
Lowest 36 hole cut
143 (-1) 1991
143 (-1) 1998
143 (-1) 2001
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Highest 36 hole cut
151 (+7) 1985
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Largest defecit made up by a winner after 36 holes
7 Paul Way 1985
.
Best performance in first appearance at
Volvo PGA Championship

2T Michael Campbell 1995
.
Best jump-up from cut line
2T Patrik Sjöland 1998
.
Holes-in-one : 18
.
Albatrosses : 1
12th hole Pierre Fulke 1994
.
Best four round stroke average
67.25 Anders Hansen 2002
.
Best progression of scores by winner
75, 72, 69, 66 - 282 Paul Way, 1985
.
Most regular progressions
71, 71, 71, 71 - 284 Eduardo Romero, 1993
72, 72, 72, 72 - 288 Bernard Gallacher, 1990
.
Most players to make cut
81 - 2000
.
Fewest players to make cut
65 - 1987, 89, 98
.
Most sub-par rounds
46 Nick Faldo
43 Colin Montgomerie
41 Ian Woosnam
41 Bernhard Langer
41 José Maria Olazábal
.
Most rounds in the 60's
32 Colin Montgomerie
26 Bernhard Langer
25 Nick Faldo
.
Winners with four rounds in the 60's
Bernhard Langer 1987
Nick Faldo 1989
Mike Harwood 1990
Costantino Rocca 1996
.
Last player to win with an over par round
Bernhard Langer 73 (+1) Round 2 1995
.
Best score by a non-winner
Colin Montgomerie 271 (-17) 1991
.
Most cuts made
Ian Woosnam 16
Nick Faldo 15
José Maria Olazábal 15
Gordon Brand Jnr 14
Mark James 14
Sandy Lyle 14
Andrew Oldcorn 14
Sam Torrance 14
Bernhard Langer 13
Colin Montgomerie 13
.
Most consecutive cuts made
José Maria Olazábal - 15 (1986, 88-95, 97 on going)
.
Most consecutive cuts made (current)
José Maria Olazábal - 15 (1986, 88-95, 97 on going)
.
Players who have appeared in every Championship
between 1984-2002
Gordon Brand Jnr.
Eamonn Darcy
Anders Forsbrand
Mark James
Tony Johnstone
Barry Lane
Manuel Piñero
Des Smyth
Sam Torrance
Paul Way
Ian Woosnam
.
Most top ten's
Colin Montgomerie 11
Nick Faldo 11
Bernhard Langer 8
Ian Woosnam 7
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Most money won
Colin Montgomerie - Euro 1,627,623 (£1,088,733)
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Players with most 72 hole scores under par
Ian Woosnam 15
Bernhard Langer 13
Nick Faldo 13
Colin Montgomerie 13
José Maria Olazábal 12
.
Wire-to-wire winners
Howard Clark 1984 (no ties)
Bernhard Langer 1987 (no ties)
Nick Faldo 1989
.
Play-offs
1985 Paul Way beat Sandy Lyle, 3rd extra hole
1986 Rodger Davis beat Des Smyth, 3rd extra hole
1991 Seve Ballesteros beat Colin Montgomerie, 1st extra hole
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Youngest winner
Paul Way - 22 years and 76 days - 1985
.
Oldest winner
Andrew Oldcorn - 41 years and 58 days - 2001
.
Number of players to win in their 20's : 4
.
Number of players to win in their 30's : 14
.
Number of players to win in their 40's : 1
.
Average age of winners : 33
.
Average winning score : 273 (-15)

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