Golf Trivia & Interesting Facts

* In the last 25 years, only 4 non-Americans have taken the PGA Championship title – Nick Price (2), Vijay Singh (2), Steve Elkington and Wayne Grady).
* The three richest tournaments in world golf in 2007 are The Players (total purse $9 million, 1st prize $1,620 000), The Open (total purse $8.4 million, 1st prize $1,500 000) and WGC Match Play (total purse $8 million, 1st prize $1,350 000).
* Vijay Singh has tied the most victories by an international player on the PGA Tour with 31.
* Scottish Golf Club Loch Lomond charges R781 000 to join the distinguished club, which boasts members such as Sir Jackie Stewart and Sir Sean Connery.
* Tiger Woods reportedly demands a $4 million appearance fee.