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Oldest PGA Tour Winners

PGA Tour Records: Oldest Winners


Sam Snead oldest winner on PGA Tour

Slammin' Sam Snead holds the record as oldest winner of a PGA Tour tournament.

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In PGA Tour history, six golfers over age 50 have won. Here they are:

  • Sam Snead - 52 years, 10 months, 8 days, 1965 Greater Greensboro Open
  • Art Wall - 51 years, 7 months, 10 days, 1975 Greater Milwaukee Open
  • Jim Barnes - 51 years, 3 months, 7 days, 1937 Long Island Open
  • John Barnum - 51 years, 1 month, 5 days, 1962 Cajun Classic
  • Fred Funk - 50 years, 8 months, 12 days, 2007 Mayakoba Golf Classic
  • Craig Stadler - 50 years, 1 month, 18 days, 2003 B.C. Open
A note about Sam Snead's win: It was his eighth win in the Greater Greensboro Open, which is also a PGA Tour record (for most victories in the same tournament).

Source: PGA Tour

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