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Major Mover

RORY on the rise and rise...

Rory McIlroy's victory in the US PGA Championship at Valhalla gave the 
25-year-old his fourth major title and made him the first player to win back-to-back majors since Pádraig Harrington in 2008.

MOST MAJOR WINS

18 Jack Nicklaus

14 Tiger Woods (pictured, right)

11 Walter Hagen

9 Ben Hogan, Gary Player

8 Tom Watson

7 Harry Vardon, Gene Sarazen, Bobby Jones, Sam Snead, Arnold Palmer

6 Lee Trevino, Nick Faldo

5 James Braid, JH Taylor, Byron Nelson, Peter Thomson, Seve Ballesteros, Phil Mickelson

4 Willie Park Sr, Tom Morris Sr, Tom Morris Jr, Willie Anderson Jr, Jim Barnes, Bobby Locke, Ray Floyd, Ernie Els, RORY McILROY


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