Winners Of The Masters Tournament! Trivia Knowledge Quiz

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Do you have what it takes to pass this trivia knowledge quiz on winners Of The Masters Tournament? Ever since the golf open began there have been some very outstanding players and some of them have had records that are yet to be broken. Take up the quiz below and see if you are a big fan of golf as you think.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The 1976 Masters champ won by 8 strokes. He set records for low score after 18, low score after 36 and low score after 54 holes that still stand. He tied the then-record for a low 72-hole total. Who?

    • A.

      Raymond Floyd

    • B.

      Jack Nicklaus

    • C.

      Tom Watson

    • D.

      Fuzzy Zoeller

    Correct Answer
    A. Raymond Floyd
    Explanation
    Raymond Floyd is the correct answer because he won the 1976 Masters tournament by 8 strokes. He also set records for the lowest score after 18, 36, and 54 holes, which are still standing. Additionally, he tied the then-record for the lowest 72-hole total.

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  • 2. 

    The first sudden-death playoff at The Masters took place in 1979. Who was the winner?

    • A.

      Hubert Green

    • B.

      Gary Player

    • C.

      Tom Watson

    • D.

      Fuzzy Zoeller

    Correct Answer
    D. Fuzzy Zoeller
    Explanation
    In 1979, the first sudden-death playoff at The Masters took place. Fuzzy Zoeller emerged as the winner of this playoff, defeating Hubert Green, Gary Player, and Tom Watson.

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  • 3. 

    Before Tiger Woods won The Masters at age 21, this golfer's victory at age 23 made him the youngest champion.

    • A.

      Seve Ballesteros

    • B.

      Charles Coody

    • C.

      Fred Couples

    • D.

      Jack Nicklaus

    Correct Answer
    A. Seve Ballesteros
    Explanation
    Seve Ballesteros is the correct answer because he won The Masters at the age of 23, making him the youngest champion before Tiger Woods. This implies that the other three golfers mentioned (Charles Coody, Fred Couples, and Jack Nicklaus) were not younger than Ballesteros when they won The Masters.

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  • 4. 

    Berhard Langer won the 1985 Masters. But another golfer, despite shooting 80 in the first round, held a 3-shot lead with six holes to go, only to bogey three of those remaining holes. Who blew the 3-shot lead?

    • A.

      Ben Crenshaw

    • B.

      Johnny Miller

    • C.

      Curtis Strange

    • D.

      Fuzzy Zoeller

    Correct Answer
    C. Curtis Strange
    Explanation
    Curtis Strange blew the 3-shot lead in the 1985 Masters. Despite shooting 80 in the first round, he managed to hold a 3-shot lead with six holes to go. However, he bogeyed three of those remaining holes, allowing Bernhard Langer to ultimately win the tournament.

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  • 5. 

    Jack Nicklaus won his record sixth Masters in 1986, shooting a 65 on the final day. One day earlier, another golf shot 63 to set the course record. Who was it?

    • A.

      Seve Ballesteros

    • B.

      Nick Price

    • C.

      Curtis Strange

    • D.

      Tom Watson

    Correct Answer
    B. Nick Price
    Explanation
    Nick Price is the correct answer because he shot a 63 to set the course record one day before Jack Nicklaus won his sixth Masters in 1986.

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  • 6. 

    Larry Mize's famous chip-in to beat Greg Norman in a playoff and win The Masters came in 1987. That was a 3-way playoff, but the third member dropped out after one extra hole. Who was the third member of that playoff?

    • A.

      Paul Azinger

    • B.

      Seve Ballesteros

    • C.

      Roger Maltbie

    • D.

      Jodie Mudd

    Correct Answer
    B. Seve Ballesteros
    Explanation
    In the 1987 Masters, Larry Mize famously chipped in to beat Greg Norman in a playoff and win the tournament. The playoff initially involved three players, but the third member dropped out after one extra hole. The third member of that playoff was Seve Ballesteros.

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  • 7. 

    This golfer won The Masters just days after serving as a pallbearer at the funeral of golf teacher Harvey Penick, his mentor. Who?

    • A.

      Ben Crenshaw

    • B.

      David Frost

    • C.

      Tom Kite

    • D.

      Jose Maria Olazabal

    Correct Answer
    A. Ben Crenshaw
    Explanation
    Ben Crenshaw won The Masters just days after serving as a pallbearer at the funeral of his mentor, golf teacher Harvey Penick. This shows Crenshaw's dedication and emotional connection to Penick, as he was able to overcome the grief and perform at a high level in the tournament. Crenshaw's victory is a testament to his resilience and the impact that Penick had on his career.

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  • 8. 

    Who is the oldest first-time winner of The Masters?

    • A.

      Billy Casper

    • B.

      Sandy Lyle

    • C.

      Mark O'Meara

    • D.

      Vijay Singh

    Correct Answer
    C. Mark O'Meara
    Explanation
    Mark O'Meara is the oldest first-time winner of The Masters. He won the tournament in 1998 at the age of 41, making him the oldest player to win the tournament for the first time. O'Meara had a successful career and had come close to winning The Masters several times before finally achieving victory in 1998.

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