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Zach Johnson

Zach Johnson About PGA Tour golfer with over 12 victories, including the Masters in 2007 and the 2015 British Open Championship. Other Informations He attended Drake University, becoming the No. 2 golfer on the team; the team reached three NCAA regional meets and two Missouri Valley championships. He turned professional in 1998 and came in …

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Lee Bo-mee

Lee Bo-mee About Professional golfer who is famous for her career in the LPGA of Japan and Korea tours. She finished the 2015 and 2016 LPGA Tour of Japan seasons ranked #1 on their money list, after winning her 20th league tournament in November 2016.  Other Informations She began her professional golfing career in the …

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Ralph Guldahl

Ralph Guldahl About World Hall of Fame golfer who was one of the best players in the 1930s. Other Informations He started with the PGA in the early 1930s, then gave up the game out of frustration, only to return a few years later. He published a golf manual around 1940, which some believe caused …

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J.C. Snead

J.C. Snead About Winner of eight PGA Tours who also played on three Ryder Cup teams. Other Informations He was a three-sport star in high school and had an offer to play pro baseball before deciding to golf instead. He finished in the top three in three major tournaments. His uncle was the legendary golfer, …

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Nick Price

Nick Price About Retired South African golfer who was ranked first overall in the world in the 1990s. Other Informations He was the team captain of Prince Edward School’s golf team as a teen. He was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2003, with three major championships to his name. He fathered …

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Tommy Gainey

Tommy Gainey About Professional golfer who recorded his first PGA Tour win in 2012. Other Informations He studied Maintenance at Central Carolina Technical College. He began wearing two winter weather black gloves on the golf course after seeing his father do the same. He was born in Darlington, South Carolina. He defeated David Toms in …

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Sharmila Nicollet

Sharmila Nicollet About Indo French professional golfer who is recognized for having won the 2015 Hero-WPGT tournament. In 2012, she qualified to participate on the entire Ladies European Tour and was the youngest Indian golfer to make the cut. Other Informations She represented India at the Asian Games in 2006. She had the lowest score of the day …

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Tom Watson

Tom Watson About Professional golfer who was a six-time PGA Player of the Year. Other Informations He graduated from Stanford with a degree in psychology. At sixty years old and after golfing professionally for twenty-six years, he led much of the 2009 Open Championship, although he eventually lost. He had five kids with his wife …

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Lucy Li

Lucy Li About Asian-American female golfer who became the youngest qualifier for the U.S. Women’s Open in June 2014 at the age of just 11 years and 8 months. Other Informations She began competing in swimming and gymnastics at the age of four. She scored a 78 in the first round of the 2014 U.S. …

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Miller Barber

Miller Barber About Winner of 11 PGA Tours who received a mysterious nickname, Mr.X, for equally mysterious reasons. Other Informations He turned pro four years after graduation from the University of Arkansas. His nickname had a few different explanations for its origin: the first was it came from his long drives that outdistanced just about …

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Pat Perez

Pat Perez About American golfer who turned professional in 1997. He tied for sixth at the 2005 PGA Championship. Other Informations He played on the Web.com tour before earning enough points to qualify for the PGA Tour. He shot back-to-back 10 under rounds in the Bob Hope Classic, a feat that is rare in the …

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Jimmy Hines

Jimmy Hines About Winner of nine PGA Tours who had his golf career interrupted by World War II. Other Informations He turned pro relatively late, at age 30. His shot in the 1938 PGA Tour on the 13th hole clipped his opponent Sam Snead’s ball, causing both to fall into the cup and giving both …