Martin Kaymer - Profile

Martin Kaymer: Won 2012 US PGA at Whistling Straits

Martin Kaymer: Won 2012 US PGA at Whistling Straits

Landed his second major title when scoring a superb victory in the 2014 US Open at Pinehurst.

* Won 2010 US PGA Championship after beating Bubba Watson in a play-off at Whistling Straits.

* Won 2014 US Open at Pinehurst No 2 by eight shots after going wire-to-wire with rounds of 65-65-72-69.

* Holed decisive putt on 18th green at Medinah to retain Ryder Cup for Europe. Also on winning side at Celtic Manor in 2010.

* Won 2014 Players Championship at Sawgrass after going to wire-to-wire following first-round 63.

* Won WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai with closing 63.

* Was World No 1 for eight weeks between February and April in 2011.

* 11 European Tour wins. First was Abu Dhabi Golf Championship in 2008. 3 PGA Tour wins.

Player Details

  • Nationality: Germany
  • Date Of Birth: 28/12/1984
  • Birth Place: Dusseldorf, Germany
  • Height: 6ft
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2015 BMW PGA Championship T18 72+71+69+70 282 -6
2015 The Players Championship T56 69+72+71+76 288 0
2015 WGC - Cadillac Match Play T9 - - -
2015 Masters T81 76+75 151 7
2015 Shell Houston Open - 70+74 144 0
2015 Valero Texas Open - 82+80 162 18
Grand Slam History
US Masters T81T31T35T44---
US Open -1T59T15T39T8-
The Open Championship -69T32-T12T7T34
US PGA Championship --T33--1T6

Martin Kaymer News

Kaymer: Determined to bounce back from his Abu Dhabi collapse

'Nothing to prove', says Kaymer

Martin Kaymer believes he has nothing to prove when he returns to action at this week’s Omega Dubai Desert Classic.

Martin Kaymer with the US Open trophy

Kaymer fit and raring to go

Martin Kaymer is fully fit for the US PGA Championship after he was hampered by a shoulder problem during The Open.

Martin Kaymer: Inspired by Germany World Cup win

Germany win inspires Kaymer

German Martin Kaymer has been inspired by his country's World Cup triumph in Brazil ahead of his Open Championship bid.


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