The Masters

The Masters at Augusta National Golf Club

The Masters is the first major championship held each year in golf and unlike any other championship is held in the same location every single year.  The home of The Master's is beloved Augusta National Golf Club know for its rich history and picture perfect landscape.  The Masters was initiated by amateur golf prodigy Bobby Jones who also helped design Augusta National with British golf course architect Allister Mackenzie.

Jack Nicklaus has the most  wins, with six between 1963 and 1986. Arnold Palmer and Tiger Woods won four each, and five have won three titles at Augusta: Jimmy Demaret, Sam SneadGary Player, Nick Faldo, and Phil Mickelson.

Masters Tournament champions
Year Country Champion Total score To Par
1934  United States Horton Smith 284 −4
1935  United States Gene Sarazen 282 −6
1936  United States Horton Smith 285 −3
1937  United States Byron Nelson 283 −5
1938  United States Henry Picard 285 −3
1939  United States Ralph Guldahl 279 −9
1940  United States Jimmy Demaret 280 −8
1941  United States Craig Wood 280 −8
1942  United States Byron Nelson 280 −8
1943 WWII No Tournament held
1944 WWII No Tournament held
1945 WWII No Tournament held
1946  United States Herman Keiser 282 −6
1947  United States Jimmy Demaret 281 −7
1948  United States Claude Harmon 279 −9
1949  United States Sam Snead 282 −6
1950  United States Jimmy Demaret 283 −5
1951  United States Ben Hogan 280 −8
1952  United States Sam Snead 286 −2
1953  United States Ben Hogan 274 −14
1954  United States Sam Snead 289 +1
1955  United States Cary Middlecoff 279 −9
1956  United States Jack Burke, Jr. 289 +1
1957  United States Doug Ford 283 −5
1958  United States Arnold Palmer 284 −4
1959  United States Art Wall, Jr. 284 −4
1960  United States Arnold Palmer 282 −6
1961  South Africa Gary Player 280 −8
1962  United States Arnold Palmer 280 −8
1963  United States Jack Nicklaus 286 −2
1964  United States Arnold Palmer 276 −12
1965  United States Jack Nicklaus 271 −17
1966  United States Jack Nicklaus 288 E
1967  United States Gay Brewer 280 −8
1968  United States Bob Goalby 277 −11
1969  United States George Archer 281 −7
1970  United States Billy Casper 279 −9
1971  United States Charles Coody 279 −9
1972  United States Jack Nicklaus 286 −2
1973  United States Tommy Aaron 283 −5
1974  South Africa Gary Player 278 −10
1975  United States Jack Nicklaus 276 −12
1976  United States Raymond Floyd 271 −17
1977  United States Tom Watson 276 −12
1978  South Africa Gary Player 277 −11
1979  United States Fuzzy Zoeller 280 −8
1980  Spain Seve Ballesteros 275 −13
1981  United States Tom Watson 280 −8
1982  United States Craig Stadler 284 −4
1983  Spain Seve Ballesteros 280 −8
1984  United States Ben Crenshaw 277 −11
1985  West Germany Bernhard Langer 282 −6
1986  United States Jack Nicklaus 279 −9
1987  United States Larry Mize 285 −3
1988  Scotland Sandy Lyle 281 −7
1989  England Nick Faldo 283 −5
1990  England Nick Faldo 278 −10
1991  Wales Ian Woosnam 277 −11
1992  United States Fred Couples 275 −13
1993  Germany Bernhard Langer 277 −11
1994  Spain José María Olazábal 279 −9
1995  United States Ben Crenshaw 274 −14
1996  England Nick Faldo 276 −12
1997  United States Tiger Woods 270 −18
1998  United States Mark O'Meara 279 −9
1999  Spain José María Olazábal 280 −8
2000  Fiji Vijay Singh 278 −10
2001  United States Tiger Woods 272 −16
2002  United States Tiger Woods 276 −12
2003  Canada Mike Weir 281 −7
2004  United States Phil Mickelson 279 −9
2005  United States Tiger Woods 276 −12
2006  United States Phil Mickelson 281 −7
2007  United States Zach Johnson 289 +1
2008  South Africa Trevor Immelman 280 −8
2009  Argentina Ángel Cabrera 276 −12
2010  United States Phil Mickelson 272 −16
2011  South Africa Charl Schwartzel 274 −14
2012  United States Bubba Watson 278 −10
2013  Australia Adam Scott 279 −9
2014  United States Bubba Watson 280 −8
2015  United States Jordan Spieth 270 −18
2016  England Danny Willett 283 −5