Famous Golf Players & Their History

Perhaps one of the most underrated commercial sports out there is Golf. It is a very classy sport and is often a trademark of leisure activity preferred by people. It requires a great deal of skill and patience to play the sport right, and not only is it fun but is also exceedingly difficult to excel in the game. Today, we are going to look at some golfers who made the sport so easy and effortless with their playing style and charisma.

A look into the lives of Famous Golfers

  • Undoubtedly, there are people in almost every field who are pioneers, who set the way and standard for others to follow or take inspiration from.
  • The same thing exists in Golf too and since there are so many to name even, let us take a look at a few of them who made such a significance to the world of Golf.
  • One simply can’t know this person’s name, who has won the hearts of so many around the globe, Tiger Woods has been the quintessential element of golf, not only did people get to know golf because of him, but people started to get into the sport because of him.
  • With an overwhelming plethora of victories to his name, he’s one of the most loved and preferred golf stars in the world, although not the one with the most Majors, he is still considered the best in the world even after his fall in golf in recent years.
  • The next on the list would undoubtedly be Jack Nicklaus, the Golden Bear will forever be remembered as the man who beat Tiger Woods.
  • With 20 Major Titles to his name and his brilliant topping consistency which has shaken records in Golf’s history, he has made quite a name for himself.
  • He is also one of the people’s favourite and hence people’s choices either come off to Woods or Nicklaus.
  • One of the highly debatable topics is whether Woods or Nicklaus is number 1 in the world and it is one topic which looks like can never be determined owing to the factors which make the two gentlemen so different but yet so close.
  • With these two people out of the picture, the next famous golfer who can bag the next spot is Bobby Jones.
  • Jones was an amazing player who was an inspiration to many, not only did he win the Majors during his time, but he managed to do so consistently as well.
  • There is talk about how he is also the greatest golfer in the world, but sadly he no longer lives to take that statement. However, he will forever be one of the legends that ruled the world of Golf.

Insights on Golf   

The three legends that we spoke of above, not only managed to accelerate the standards of golf but also managed to invoke people’s interest in the game, and quite significantly too. It is, perhaps, because of them that Golf is so loved by everyone and will always remain a classy sport.