BMW PGA Championship Facts and Figures 1955-2012                    
                    
Most wins 1978, 80, 81, 89 Sir Nick Faldo 4                 
 1957, 62, 65 Peter Alliss 3                 
 1987, 93, 95 Bernhard Langer 3                 
 1998, 99, 2000 Colin Montgomerie 3                 
                    
Multiple winners 1978, 80, 81, 89 Sir Nick Faldo 4                 
 1957, 62, 65 Peter Alliss 3                 
 1987, 93, 95 Bernhard Langer 3                 
 1998, 99, 2000 Colin Montgomerie 3                 
 1972, 82 Tony Jacklin 2                 
 1983, 91 Seve Ballesteros 2                 
 1988, 97 Ian Woosnam 2                 
 2002, 07 Anders Hansen 2                 
 2011, 12 Luke Donald 2                 
                    
Low 18 holes 62 (-9) Robert Karlsson 2010                 
 63 (-11) Nick Job 1973                 
 63 (-9) Wayne Riley 1991                 
 63 (-9) Angel Cabrera 2001                 
 63 (-9) Jarrod Moseley 2002                 
 63 (-9) Robert Dinwiddie 2008                 
 63 (-6) Peter Alliss 1961                 
 63 (-6) Christy O'Connor 1961                 
                    
Low 18 holes in relation to par 63 (-11) Nick Job 1973                 
                    
Low 1st 18 holes 63 (-9) Wayne Riley 1991                 
 63 (-9) Angel Cabrera 2001                 
 63 (-6) Peter Alliss 1961                 
                    
Low 1st 18 holes in relation to par 63 (-9) Wayne Riley 1991                 
 63 (-9) Angel Cabrera 2001                 
                    
Low 1st 36 holes 131 (-13) Paul McGinley 2008                 
                    
Low 1st 36 holes in relation to par 131 (-13) Paul McGinley 2008                 
                    
Low 1st 54 holes 199 (-17) Anders Hansen 2002                 
 199 (-8) Peter Alliss 1961                 
                    
Low 1st 54 holes in relaion to par 199 (-17) Anders Hansen 2002                 
                    
Low 72 holes 266 (-10) Brian Bamford 1961                 
 269 (-19) Anders Hansen 2002                 
 269 (-19) Scott Drummond 2004                 
                    
Low 2nd round 63 (-11) Nick Job 1973                 
 63 (-9) Robert Dinwiddie 2008                 
                    
Low 3rd round 62 (-9) Robert Karlsson 2010                 
                    
Low 4th round 63 (-9) Jarrod Moseley 2002                 
                    
Low last 36 holes 131 (-13) Seve Ballesteros 1989                 
 131 (-13) Colin Montgomerie 1999                 
 131 (-13) Ignacio Garrido 2003                 
 131 (-13) Ross Fisher 2009                 
                    
Low last 36 holes in relation to par 131 (-13) Seve Ballesteros 1989                 
 131 (-13) Colin Montgomerie 1999                 
 131 (-13) Ignacio Garrido 2003                 
 131 (-13) Ross Fisher 2009                 
                    
Low last 54 holes 198 (-9) Brian Bamford 1961                 
                    
Low last 54 holes in relation to par 200 (-16) Ignacio Garrido 2003                 
                    
High winning score 306 (+18) Peter Butler 1963                 
                    
High winning score in relation to par 306 (+18) Peter Butler 1963                 
 293 (+5) Bernard Gallacher 1969                 
 285 (+5) Arnold Palmer 1975                 
                    
Low start by a winner 64 (-8) Howard Clark 1984                 
 64 (-7) Luke Donald 2011                 
                    
High start by a winner 76 (+3) Maurice Bembridge  1974                 
                    
Low finish by a winner 64 (-9) Maurice Bembridge 1974                 
 64 (-8) Colin Montgomerie 1999                 
 64 (-8) Scott Drummond 2004                 
                    
High finish by a winner 76 (+4) Peter Butler 1963                 
 76 (+4) Bernard Gallacher 1969                 
                    
Largest lead after 18 holes 3 shots John Jacobs 1963                 
 3 shots Sir Nick Faldo 1979                 
 3 shots Brian Waites 1980                 
 3 shots Neil Coles 1981                 
 3 shots Howard Clark 1984                 
 3 shots Wayne Riley 1991                 
                    
Largest lead after 36 holes 7 shots John Garner 1972                 
                    
Largest lead after 54 holes 8 shots Guy Wolstenholme 1966                 
 5 shots Andrew Oldcorn 2001                 
 5 shots Anders Hansen 2002                 
                    
Largest lead lost after 54 holes 4 shots Robert Karlsson 2008                 
 3 shots Ernie Els 1994                 
                    
                    
Largest winning margin 8 shots Brian Huggett 1967 (closed)                 
 7 shots Sir Nick Faldo 1978                 
                    
Largest deficit made up by a winner 10 Peter Butler 1963                 
after 36 holes 9 Tony Jacklin 1972                 
                    
Largest final round comeback  7 shots Simon Khan 2010                 
by a winner 6 shots Maurice Bembridge 1974                 
                    
Low 36 hole cut 140 (+2) (par 69) 1961                 
 143 (-1) (Par 72) 1991                 
 143 (-1) (Par 72) 1998                 
 143 (-1) (Par 72) 2001                 
 143 (-1) (Par 72) 2003                 
                    
Low 36 hole cut in relation to par 143 (-1) (Par 72) 1991                 
 143 (-1) (Par 72) 1998                 
 143 (-1) (Par 72) 2001                 
 143 (-1) (Par 72) 2003                 
                    
High 36 hole cut 157 (+13) (Par 72) 1963                 
 152 (+12) (Par 70) 1977                 
                    
High 36 hole cut in relation to par 157 (+13) (Par 72) 1963                 
                    
Players to win on their first appearance  Ken Bousfield (first playing of the event) 1955                 
  Charlie Ward 1956                 
  Bernard Gallacher 1969                 
  Arnold Palmer 1975                 
  Scott Drummond 2004                 
                    
Rookies to win  Bernard Gallacher 1969                 
  Scott Drummond 2004                 
                    
Best jump from the cut line 2T Patrik Sjöland 1998                 
                    
Holes-in-one 24                   
                    
Albatrosses at 12th hole Pierre Fulke 1994                 
 at 4th hole Miguel Angel Jiménez 2009                 
                    
Best four round stroke average 66.50 Brian Bamford 1961                 
 67.25 Anders Hansen 2002                 
 67.25 Scott Drummond 2004                 
                    
Best progression of scores by winner 75, 72, 69, 66 (282) Paul Way 1985                 
 70, 69, 66, 65 (270) Ignacio Garrido 2003                 
                    
Players with same score all four rounds 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  Sir Nick Faldo 70                 
  Colin Montgomerie 59                 
  Sandy Lyle 52                 
  José Maria Olazábal 52                 
  Ian Woosnam 50                 
  Bernhard Langer 44                 
                    
Most rounds in the 60s  Colin Montgomerie 42                 
  Sir Nick Faldo 40                 
  Bernhard Langer 28                 
                    
Winners with all four rounds in the 60s  Brian Bamford 1961                 
  Bernhard Langer 1987                 
  Sir Nick Faldo 1989                 
  Mike Harwood 1990                 
  Costantino Rocca 1996                 
  David Howell 2006                 
  Paul Casey 2009                 
  Luke Donald 2012                 
                    
Last player to win with an over par round 72 (+1) (Rounds 2 and 3) Luke Donald 2011                 
                    
Best score by a non-winner 269 (-7) Peter Alliss 1961                 
 270 (-18) Trevor Immelman 2003                 
                    
Most runner-up finishes 4 Ken Brown 1978, 80, 81, 83                 
                    
                    
Most cuts made  Sir Nick Faldo 25                 
  Neil Coles 22                 
  Sam Torrance 22                 
  José Maria Olazábal 22                 
  Colin Montgomerie 22                 
  Eamonn Darcy 21                 
  Sandy Lyle 21                 
  Mark James 20                 
  Ian Woosnam 20                 
  Christy O'Connor 18                 
  Des Smyth 18                 
  Gordon Brand Jnr 17                 
  Bernard Hunt 17                 
  Bernhard Langer 17                 
                    
Most consecutive cuts made 20 José Maria Olazábal 1986, 88-95, 97-07                 
 18 Colin Montgomerie 1990-07                 
 17 Bernhard Hunt 1955-69, 73-74                 
                    
Most consecutive cuts made (current) 10 Sir Nick Faldo 1993-96, 98, 00-04                 
                    
Most consecutive cuts made (current) 8 Vijay Singh 1992-95, 97, 01, 04, 07                 
(among active players) 7 Miles Tunnicliff 2003-09                 
 7 Paul Broadhurst 2005-11                 
                    
Most appearances   Sam Torrance 32                 
  Neil Coles 31                 
  Eamonn Darcy 30                 
  Sandy Lyle 29                 
  Barry Lane 29                 
  Mark James 28                 
  Sir Nick Faldo 27                 
  Des Smyth 26                 
  Brian Barnes 26                 
  Ian Woosnam 26                 
  Gordon Brand Jnr 26                 
  Peter Butler 24                 
  Colin Montgomerie 24                 
  José Maria Olazábal 24                 
                    
Most consecutive appearances  Eamonn Darcy 30                 
  Sam Torrance 30                 
                    
Most top ten finishes  Sir Nick Faldo 18                 
  Neil Coles 13                 
  Colin Montgomerie 13                 
  Peter Alliss 11                 
  Christy O'Connor 11                 
  Bernard Hunt 9                 
  Tony Jacklin 9                 
  Sandy Lyle 9                 
  Bernhard Langer 9                 
                    
Most money won  Colin Montgomerie €1,978,425                 
                    
Players with most 72 holes scores under par  Ian Woosnam 18                 
  Sir Nick Faldo 18                 
  Colin Montgomerie 18                 
  Sandy Lyle 15                 
  Bernhard Langer 14                 
  José Maria Olazábal 14                 
                    
Wire-to-wire winners  Guy Wolstenholme 1966                 
  Peter Oosterhuis 1973                 
  Seve Ballesteros 1983                 
  Howard Clark (54 holes) 1984 (no ties)                 
  Bernhard Langer 1987 (no ties)                 
  Sir Nick Faldo 1989                 
  Luke Donald 2011                 
                    
Play-offs 1956 Charlie Ward beat Eric Brown 139-141 (36th hole play-off)                 
 1965 Peter Alliss beat Peter Butler 1st extra hole                 
 1976 Neil Coles beat Eamonn Darcy and Gary Player 3rd extra hole                 
 1982 Tony Jacklin beat Bernhard Langer 1st extra hole                 
 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                 
 2003 Ignacio Garrido beat Trevor Immelman 1st extra hole                 
 2007 Anders Hansen beat Justin Rose 1st extra hole                 
 2008 Miguel Angel Jiménez beat Oliver Wilson 2nd extra hole                 
 2011 Luke Donald beat Lee Westwood 1st extra hole                 
                    
Youngest winners 20 years and 97 days Bernard Gallacher 1969                 
 20 years and 316 days Sir Nick Faldo 1978                 
 22 years and 76 days Paul Way 1985                 
                    
Oldest winners 46 years and 10 days Dai Rees 1959                 
 45 years and 258 days Arnold Palmer 1975                 
 44 years and 144 days Miguel Angel Jiménez 2008                 
                    
Most number of years between victories 10 years Tony Jacklin 1972-1982                 
 9 years Ian Woosnam 1988-1997                 
                    
Most number of years between first and 11 years Sir Nick Faldo 1978-1989                 
latest victories                    
                    
Average winning score 275                   
Number of winners in their 20s 18                   
Number of winners in their 30s 33                   
Number of winners in their 40s 7                   
Average age of winners 34                   
Last to win in their 20s 28 José Maria Olazábal 1994                 
Last to win in their 30s 34 Luke Donald 2012                 
Last to win in their 40s 44 Miguel Angel Jiménez 2008

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