List of Players Championship Winners By Year

The Players Championship is held each year at TPC at Sawgrass in Jacksonville, Florida and is considered by many to be the “unofficial” 5th Major Golf Tournament because of its history.

Most Wins:

  • Jack Nicklaus-3
  • Steve Elkington-2
  • Hal Sutton-2
  • Fred Couples-2
  • Davis Love III-2

Lowest Individual Round: 63

  • Fred Couples in 1992
  • Greg Norman in 1994

Lowest Total Round: -24 by Greg Norman in 1994

Year Winner Score
2018 Webb Simpson -18
2017 Kim Si Woo -10
2016 Jason Day -15
2015 Rickie Fowler -12
2014 Martin Kaymer -13
2013 Tiger Woods -13
2012 Matt Kuchar -13
2011 KJ Choi -13
2010 Tim Clark -16
2009 Henrik Stenson -12
2008 Sergio Garcia -5
2007 Phil Mickelson -11
2006 Stephen Ames -14
2005 Fred Funk -9
2004 Adam Scott -12
2003 Davis Love III -17
2002 Craig Perks -8
2001 Tiger Woods -14
2000 Hal Sutton -10
1999 David Duval -3
1998 Justin Leonard -10
1997 Steve Elkington -16
1996 Fred Couples -18
1995 Lee Janzen -5
1994 Greg Norman -24
1993 Nick Price -18
1992 Davis Love III -15
1991 Steve Elkington -12
1990 Jodie Mudd -10
1989 Tom Kite -9
1988 Mark McCumber -15
1987 Sandy Lyle -14
1986 John Mahaffey -13
1985 Calvin Peete -14
1984 Fred Couples -11
1983 Hal Sutton -5
1982 Jerry Pate -8
1981 Raymond Floyd -3
1980 Lee Trevino -10
1979 Lanny Wadkins -5
1978 Jack Nicklaus +1
1977 Mark Hayes +1
1976 Jack Nicklaus -19
1975 Al Greiberge -10
1974 Jack Nicklaus -16