Gene Sarazen


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United States golfer who was first to win all four major golf tournaments (1902-1999)

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Thirdly, he did enough in his sixth-placed finish in last week's world championship in Akron to show he was back in the mood to become the youngest player to win two majors since Gene Sarazen nearly 90 years ago.
Player is also part of another elite club containing only five members - Nicklaus, Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan and Tiger Woods are the others - to have won all four majors at least once and even at 62 he made the cut at Augusta.
The youngest is Gene Sarazen, the 1922 matchplay winner at age 20.
Outright leader after every round: Ted Ray 1912, Bobby Jones 1927, Gene Sarazen 1932, Henry Cotton 1934, Tom Weiskopf 1973
Now he is halfway to a career Grand Slam, something achieved only by Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Nicklaus, Gary Player and Woods.
15 that helped Gene Sarazen get into a playoff he won in the second Masters, in 1935.
After becoming something of a phenom, shooting 62 at Audubon and competing in local matches against Walter Hagen, Gene Sarazen and Fred McLeod, he found a guiding light toward his career development in H.
Past champions include such legends as Walter Hagen, Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Gary Player and Jack Nicklaus.
The great Grand Slam-winning Gene Sarazen came a cropper there in 1923 when a double-bogey five ultimately cost him the Claret Jug by a shot to Arthur Havers.
McIlroy had made no secret of wanting a win under his belt before attempting to join Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Gary Player, Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods in completing the career grand slam at the Masters.
Three-time Ryder Cup player the late Percy Alliss, father of broadcaster Peter, was nominated to travel to the US to take on the legendary Gene Sarazen in the inaugural battle which the American won.
McIlroy is looking to claim his rst green jacket and become the sixth player to win all four major titles after Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Gary Player, Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods.
The 25-year-old is the third youngest player, behind Tiger Woods and Jack Nicklaus, to win four majors and will travel to Augusta next April bidding to join Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Gary Player, Woods and Nicklaus as the only men to have won all four majors.
The 25-year-old is the third youngest player, behind Tiger Woods and Jack Nicklaus, to win four majors and will travel to Augusta next April seeking to join Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Gary Player, Woods and Nicklaus as the only men to have won all four majors.
Only Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Gary Player, Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods have won all four Major titles in their careers - an exclusive club Mickelson now has the chance to join.