The Masters - Countdown: Augusta by numbers

Eurosport - Tue, 06 Apr 14:42:00 2010

Tiger Woods has donned the green jacket four times, but the world number one remains two shy of the Golden Bear's record.

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Most wins:

6 - Jack Nicklaus (1963, 1965, 1966, 1972, 1975, 1986)

4 - Arnold Palmer (1958, 1960, 1962, 1964)

4 - Tiger Woods (1997, 2001, 2002, 2005)

3 - Jimmy Demaret (1940, 1947, 1950)

3 - Sam Snead (1949, 1952, 1954)

3 - Gary Player (1961, 1974, 1978)

3 - Nick Faldo (1989, 1990, 1996)

2 - Phil Mickelson (2004, 2006)

2 - Horton Smith (1934, 1936)

2 - Byron Nelson (1937, 1942)

2 - Ben Hogan (1951, 1953)

2 - Tom Watson (1977, 1981)

2 - Seve Ballesteros (1980, 1983)

2 - Bernhard Langer (1985, 1993)

2 - Ben Crenshaw (1984, 1995)

2 - Jose Maria Olazabal (1994, 1999)

First-time winners : Horton Smith (1934), Gene Sarazen (1935) and Fuzzy Zoeller (1979)

Largest margin between winner and runner-up : 12 strokes - Tiger Woods (1997)

Youngest winner : 21 years, 3 months, 14 days - Tiger Woods (1997)

Oldest winner : 46 years, 2 months, 23 days - Jack Nicklaus (1986)

Have led from the first to the last round : Craig Wood (1941), Arnold Palmer (1960), Jack Nicklaus (1972), Raymond Floyd (1976).

Record number of birdies in a single round : 10 - Nick Price (third round 1986).

Record number of birdies in a single tournament :

25 - Phil Mickelson, (2001)

24 - Jose Maria Olazabal (1991)

24 - Tiger Woods (2005)

23 - Seve Ballesteros (1980)

23 - Tommy Nakajima (1991)

23 - Raymond Floyd (1992)

23 - David Duval (2001)

23 - Tiger Woods (2001)

22 - Ben Hogan (1953)

22 - Jack Nicklaus (1965)

22 - Raymond Floyd (1976)

22 - Tom Watson (1997)

22 - Jim Furyk (2001)

They've won with a birdie on the 72nd hole: Art Wall (1959), Arnold Palmer (1960), Gary Player (1978), Sandy Lyle (1988), Mark O'Meara (1998), Phil Mickelson (2004).

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