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Most Playoff Wins on PGA Tour

PGA Tour Records: Most Playoff Wins


Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer most playoff wins on PGA Tour

Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer (pictured at 1965 British Open) share the PGA Tour record for most playoff victories.

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This record for most wins coming via playoff in PGA Tour history is 14. Here are the golfers who recorded six or more wins via playoff (won-loss records listed in parentheses):

14 wins

  • Arnold Palmer (14-10)
  • Jack Nicklaus (14-10)

12 wins

  • Sam Snead (12-5)

11 wins

  • Tiger Woods (11-1)

9 wins

  • Tom Watson (9-5)

8 wins

  • Vijay Singh (8-4)
  • Billy Casper (8-8)
  • Ben Hogan (8-12)

7 wins

  • Phil Mickelson (7-4)
  • Cary Middlecoff (7-6-1)

6 wins

  • Curtis Strange (6-3)
  • Tom Kite (6-4)
  • Bruce Lietzke (6-6)
  • Byron Nelson (6-6)

Source: PGA Tour

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