The youngest golfer to win one of the major championships of men's golf is Young Tom Morris , who was only 17 when he captured the British Open. Dating to the 19th century, Morris' record is one of the oldest in golf. Below you'll find the list of all golfers younger than 21 who've won a men's major championship. And Young Tom Morris holds the first three spots on the list of youngest men's major winners. In his lifetime, Tom Morris Jr.
10 Oldest Golfers to Win a Major
Grand Slam (golf) - Wikipedia
Irishman Paul Dunne is looking to make history in only the second-ever Monday finish at the British Open. He's looking to become the first amateur to win the Claret Jug since Bobby Jones in , a season in which he won what was then considered the Grand Slam, adding in the U. Amateur, U. Open and British Amateur.
Grand Slam (golf)
The record for most men's major championship wins is held by Jack Nicklaus, who won 18 of them. Tiger Woods is second with 15 major wins. The four tournaments that make up the men's majors are The Masters , U. In addition to the chart below, which lists major winners in descending order of number of victories, you can view the list of every major winner in one of two ways:. The all-time leader in women's majors is Petty Berg with
Andrews, Scotland. Jones not only was the best amateur in U. Amateur in Travers was a leading amateur in the early 20th century, winning the U.