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What were Jack Nicklaus' Finishes in the Masters?

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Jack Nicklaus 1986 Augusta

Jack Nicklaus at Augusta National for the 1986 Masters, where he won the last of his six Masters titles.

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Question: What were Jack Nicklaus' Finishes in the Masters?
Answer: Below is the list of every year Jack Nicklaus played in The Masters Tournament, his scores each year, and his tournament finishes.

Nicklaus won The Masters six times, the tournament record. Nicklaus also holds the Masters records for most Top 5 finishes (15), most Top 10 finishes (22) and most Top 25 finishes (25).

Nicklaus played The Masters 45 times total, which includes a streak of 40 consecutive years. Here are his yearly finishes in the tournament:

  • 1959: 76-74--150, missed cut (amateur)
  • 1960: 75-71-72-75--293, tied 13th (amateur)
  • 1961: 70-75-70-72--287, tied 7th (amateur)
  • 1962: 74-75-70-72--291, tied 15th
  • 1963: 74-66-74-72--286, win
  • 1964: 71-73-71-67--282, tied 2nd
  • 1965: 67-71-64-69--271, win
  • 1966: 68-76-72-72-70--288, win
  • 1967: 72-79--151, missed cut
  • 1968: 69-71-74-67--281, tied 5th
  • 1969: 68-75-72-76--291, tied 24th
  • 1970: 71-75-69-69--284, 8th
  • 1971: 70-71-68-72--281, tied second
  • 1972: 68-71-73-74--286, win
  • 1973: 69-77-73-66--285, tied 3rd
  • 1974: 69-71-72-69--281, tied 4th
  • 1975: 68-67-73-68--276, win
  • 1976: 67-69-73-73--282, tied 3rd
  • 1977: 72-70-70-66--278, 2nd
  • 1978: 72-73-69-67--281, 7th
  • 1979: 69-71-72-69--281, 4th
  • 1980: 74-71-73-73--291, tied 33rd
  • 1981: 70-65-75-72--282, tied 2nd
  • 1982: 69-77-71-75--292, tied 15th
  • 1983: 73--73, withdrew
  • 1984: 73-73-70-70--286, tied 18th
  • 1985: 71-74-72-69--286, tied 6th
  • 1986: 74-71-69-65--279 win
  • 1987: 74-72-73-70--289, tied 7th
  • 1988: 75-73-72-72--292, tied 21st
  • 1989: 73-74-73-71--291, tied 18th
  • 1990: 72-70-69-74--285, 6th
  • 1991: 68-72-72-76--288, tied 35th
  • 1992: 69-75-69-74--287, tied 42nd
  • 1993: 67-75-76-71--289, tied 27th
  • 1994: 78-74--152, missed cut
  • 1995: 67-78-70-75--290, tied 35th
  • 1996: 70-73-76-78--297, tied 41st
  • 1997: 77-70-74-78--299, tied 39th
  • 1998: 73-72-70-68--283, tied 6th
  • 2000: 74-70-81-78--303, tied 54th
  • 2001: 73-75--148, missed cut
  • 2003: 85-77--162, missed cut
  • 2004: 75-75--150, missed cut
  • 2005: 77-76--153, missed cut

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