No golfer has received the U.S. Open greater than 4 occasions.
Victories within the event are laborious to return by for even the very best golfers. Within the different three golf majors, a minimum of one golfer in every has received a minimum of 5 occasions, and two tournaments have seen a minimum of six wins by a single golfer.
The highest of the U.S. Open record is stuffed with most of the largest names in golf historical past.
Who has received the U.S. Open probably the most in historical past? The Sporting Information dives into the numbers.
Who has probably the most U.S. Open wins?
Nobody has received extra main golf championships than Jack Nicklaus, so it ought to come as no shock that The Golden Bear is atop the record of U.S. Open winners.
Nicklaus is tied with Willie Anderson, Bobby Jones and Ben Hogan with 4 wins within the U.S. Open. Solely two golfers have received it 3 times: Hale Irwin and Tiger Woods.
Woods won’t be tying Nicklaus, Anderson, Jones and Hogan in 2022. He has already introduced that he won’t be taking part in on this yr’s U.S. Open. Brooks Koepka, who received the occasion in back-to-back years (2017 and 2018) might tie Woods and Irwin with a win.
Anderson additionally holds the file for probably the most consecutive wins with three in a row from 1903-05. John McDermott (1911-12), Jones (1929-30), Ralph Guldahl (1937-38), Hogan (1950-51), Curtis Unusual (1988-89) and Koepka are the one golfers to ever win the U.S. Open in consecutive years.
Most U.S. Open wins by participant
Twenty-two golfers have received a minimum of two U.S. Opens. Koepka turned the latest golfer to win a number of occasions when he received the 2018 version.
Golfers with a number of wins within the U.S. Open:
|Golfer||U.S. Open wins||Years received|
|Willie Anderson||4||1901, 1903, 1904, 1905|
|Bobby Jones||4||1923, 1926, 1929, 1930|
|Ben Hogan||4||1948, 1950, 1951, 1953|
|Jack Nicklaus||4||1962, 1967, 1972, 1980|
|Hale Irwin||3||1974, 1979, 1990|
|Tiger Woods||3||2000, 2002, 2008|
|Alex Smith||2||1906, 1910|
|John McDermott||2||1911, 1912|
|Walter Hagen||2||1914, 1919|
|Gene Sarazen||2||1922, 1932|
|Ralph Guldahl||2||1937, 1938|
|Cary Middlecoff||2||1949, 1956|
|Julius Boros||2||1952, 1963|
|Billy Casper||2||1959, 1966|
|Lee Trevino||2||1968, 1971|
|Andy North||2||1978, 1985|
|Curtis Unusual||2||1988, 1989|
|Ernie Els||2||1994, 1997|
|Lee Janzen||2||1993, 1998|
|Payne Stewart||2||1991, 1999|
|Retief Goosen||2||2001, 2004|
|Brooks Koepka||2||2017, 2018|