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Worst Golfer to Win a Major


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#1 Bump10

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Posted 06 February 2018 - 09:36 PM

I know the title is kind of harsh...but you get the idea.

My vote goes for Danny Willett. I've heard literally nothing about him since winning the Masters.


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Posted 06 February 2018 - 09:38 PM

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Posted 06 February 2018 - 09:59 PM

Shaun Micheel..... Sorry Shaun

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Posted 06 February 2018 - 10:08 PM

View PostBump10, on 06 February 2018 - 09:36 PM, said:

I know the title is kind of harsh...but you get the idea.

My vote goes for Danny Willett. I've heard literally nothing about him since winning the Masters.
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Posted 06 February 2018 - 10:10 PM

Groundhog Day?


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Posted 06 February 2018 - 10:13 PM

Any of the golfers who have won at Olympic Club.

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Posted 06 February 2018 - 10:25 PM

View PostJackhammer993, on 06 February 2018 - 10:13 PM, said:

Any of the golfers who have won at Olympic Club.
So a Hall of Fame golfer with 51 career wins, 3 majors, great Ryder Cup player, multiple time PGA Tour player of the year, multiple time PGA Tour leading money winner and multiple time Vardon Trophy all taking place during the big 3 era of Jack, Gary and Arnold is considered to be one of the "worst" players to win a major because of the venue? Major fail.  :fool:

Edited by grm24, 06 February 2018 - 10:31 PM.


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Posted 06 February 2018 - 10:38 PM

You win a major you have game in my book, period.
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Posted 06 February 2018 - 11:02 PM

Another one of these??

Is it Tiger?

I'm on mobile, someone throw down the dead horse emoji for me. K thx bye
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Posted 07 February 2018 - 12:13 AM


There's even one that's been active in the past month :)


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Posted 07 February 2018 - 02:23 AM

View Posttheboypinoy, on 07 February 2018 - 12:13 AM, said:



It used to be an annual cycle of threads but in order to keep up with TM and Callaway it has become a 6 monthly cycle. And just like those two there is nothing really new!
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Posted 07 February 2018 - 03:20 AM

Noooooo! Not this again!

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Posted 07 February 2018 - 03:49 AM

AGAIN?!
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Posted 07 February 2018 - 04:18 AM

View PostBump10, on 06 February 2018 - 09:36 PM, said:

I know the title is kind of harsh...but you get the idea.

My vote goes for Danny Willett. I've heard literally nothing about him since winning the Masters.
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Posted 07 February 2018 - 07:24 AM

Mungo Park. Shot a final round 84 to win the Open in 1874 and won f*ck-all thereafter - Zero European Tour wins. Zero PGA tour wins. Never made the Fed-Ex playoffs. In fact, never even made a cut stateside.

.........oh and he only averaged 290 off the tee making him the second shortest hitter in history to win an major, with only Jordan Speith averaging less.

That should kill two threads with one stone :stop:


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Posted 07 February 2018 - 07:29 AM

View PostBreakingPar, on 06 February 2018 - 11:02 PM, said:

Another one of these??

Is it Tiger?

I'm on mobile, someone throw down the dead horse emoji for me. K thx bye


View Posttheboypinoy, on 07 February 2018 - 12:13 AM, said:



View PostiBanesto, on 07 February 2018 - 03:20 AM, said:

Noooooo! Not this again!


View PostMattyO1984, on 07 February 2018 - 03:49 AM, said:

AGAIN?!



Yeah but guys, this one is HIS thread.

Edited by Vindog, 07 February 2018 - 07:29 AM.

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Posted 07 February 2018 - 07:43 AM

Worst poster to ever start yet another redundant thread about worst ever major winners?

My vote goes to the OP. I'd heard literally nothing about him before his unimaginative contribution to this topic.
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Posted 07 February 2018 - 08:03 AM

Always Europeans isn't it? Willett worst major winner and Rahm will be worst number 1. Yet Shaun Micheel and Tom Lehman are just fine and dandy.

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Posted 07 February 2018 - 08:39 AM

View PostDave230, on 07 February 2018 - 08:03 AM, said:

Always Europeans isn't it? Willett worst major winner and Rahm will be worst number 1. Yet Shaun Micheel and Tom Lehman are just fine and dandy.

Tom Lehman had a great career reached number one for a day and half right before Tiger took over for a decade.
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Posted 07 February 2018 - 08:44 AM

View PostBig Ben, on 06 February 2018 - 10:38 PM, said:

You win a major you have game in my book, period.


Unproductive thread.


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Posted 07 February 2018 - 08:47 AM

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Posted 07 February 2018 - 09:24 AM

View PostJackhammer993, on 06 February 2018 - 10:13 PM, said:

Any of the golfers who have won at Olympic Club.

Ever hear of Billy Casper?????????????????

I vote Moody or Coody.

Edited by johnnypro, 07 February 2018 - 09:26 AM.


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Posted 07 February 2018 - 09:46 AM

View PostQuigleyDU, on 07 February 2018 - 08:39 AM, said:

View PostDave230, on 07 February 2018 - 08:03 AM, said:

Always Europeans isn't it? Willett worst major winner and Rahm will be worst number 1. Yet Shaun Micheel and Tom Lehman are just fine and dandy.

Tom Lehman had a great career reached number one for a day and half right before Tiger took over for a decade.

He was a very good player obviously but he was 38 and had only won 4 times on the main Tours in his career. Rahm has already won 4 times and he's only 23. Don't want to sidetracked with Rahm again but at least if he became World Number 1, he'd be likely to improve and become a dominant player whereas Lehman was like Matt Kuchar becoming World No 1 for a week.

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Posted 07 February 2018 - 10:36 AM

View PostDave230, on 07 February 2018 - 08:03 AM, said:

Always Europeans isn't it? Willett worst major winner and Rahm will be worst number 1. Yet Shaun Micheel and Tom Lehman are just fine and dandy.
Did he get your Irish up?

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Posted 07 February 2018 - 10:39 AM

View PostDave230, on 07 February 2018 - 09:46 AM, said:

View PostQuigleyDU, on 07 February 2018 - 08:39 AM, said:

View PostDave230, on 07 February 2018 - 08:03 AM, said:

Always Europeans isn't it? Willett worst major winner and Rahm will be worst number 1. Yet Shaun Micheel and Tom Lehman are just fine and dandy.

Tom Lehman had a great career reached number one for a day and half right before Tiger took over for a decade.

He was a very good player obviously but he was 38 and had only won 4 times on the main Tours in his career. Rahm has already won 4 times and he's only 23. Don't want to sidetracked with Rahm again but at least if he became World Number 1, he'd be likely to improve and become a dominant player whereas Lehman was like Matt Kuchar becoming World No 1 for a week.

I don't know what is worse, starting another "worst ever major winner" thread or turning one into a another Rahm thread

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Posted 07 February 2018 - 10:46 AM

Fred Couples

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Posted 07 February 2018 - 10:46 AM

Great thread! I wonder why it has never been discussed here!

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Posted 07 February 2018 - 11:49 AM

Shaun Micheel meets my definition by far. I rate it by wins only, I donít know how much money he won.

I hope the Fred Couples post was a joke. Guy had an incredible career.  




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Posted 07 February 2018 - 11:57 AM

Todd Hamilton won the open

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Posted 07 February 2018 - 12:06 PM

I realise this has been discussed numerous times before but I am always shocked that Todd Hamilton does not come out streets in front of everyone else

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