The Ultimate Book of Golf Trivia tests and expands your knowledge of golf—covering the sport from the 1970s (and earlier) up to the present day. In this collection of six hundred questions, seasoned sports writer Ryan Hannable tests your level of expertise on all things golf. Some of the many questions that Hannable poses include:
- Which major was Jack Nicklaus’s 18th and final one?
- What is the only Grand Slam tournament Lee Trevino did not win?
- Where did Jordan Spieth go to college?
- At the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, which golfer won gold in the men's individual tournament?
The Ultimate Book of Golf Trivia is the definitive test for knowledgeable golf fans!
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About the Author
Gary Player has won 168 professional golf tournaments and is the only player to complete the career Grand Slam on both the PGA Tour and Senior Tour. The Player Foundation has raised over $64 million for underprivileged children. Winner of numerous lifetime achievement awards, Player is currently the Global Ambassador to the World Golf Hall of Fame.
Rob Oppenheim was born in Salem, Massachusetts and attended Rollins College. After winning the 2002 Massachusetts Amateur, Rob became a professional, participating in numerous tours before joining the Web.com tour in 2010 and earning his first PGA Tour card in 2016. He is back on the PGA Tour for the 2019–2020 season.
Table of Contents
Foreword Gary Player vii
I 1970s and Earlier 1
II 1980s 13
III 1990s 23
IV 2000s 33
V Present Day 43
VI Tiger Woods 59
VII Masters 75
VIII PGA Championship 91
IX U.S. Open 109
X British Open 127
XI Ryder Cup/Presidents Cup 143
XII Amateur Tournaments 157
XIII PGA Tour 167
XIV PGA Tour Champions 183
XV LPGA Tour 193
XVI Rules and Golf Language 205
Afterword Rob Oppenheim 217