Who is the most successful golfer of all time?



Who is the most successful golfer of all time?

The most successful golfer ever from the nation of South Africa, Gary Player redefined what the term ‘global golfer’ really meant. He won tournaments all over the world, including 24 times on the PGA Tour, 63 times on the Sunshine Tour, 18 times on the PGA Tour of Australasia, and countless others in nations like Brazil, China, Japan and so on.

Why is South Africa so good at golf?

South Africa has a long history of producing world-class golfers capable of winning all over the world. Bobby Locke paved the way for Gary Player, who paved the way for the likes of Ernie Els and Retief Goosen, and so on and so forth.

Who is the best golf journalist in South Africa?

Brent Kelley is an award-winning sports journalist and golf expert with over 30 years in print and online journalism. Who are the best South African golfers, the all-time greats from South Africa? Here is our ranking of the Top 10 golfers from that country, which will be updated as developments warrant.

Who is the best South African golfer of all time?

Top 10 Greatest South African Golfers Gary Player. Nine majors, 24 total PGA Tour wins, numerous wins in Europe before and after the establishment of the… Bobby Locke. A name that probably isn’t that well known anymore, but "Ol’ Muffin Face" is one of the all-time greats. Ernie Els. Els followed …