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Tournament results: BMW Ch'ship (US)

Results for the BMW Ch'ship (US) are shown in the table below, which includes details of the respective winners, their scores and prize money, relevant venues and title sponsors.
2020
America
276 (-4)
$1,710,000
BMW

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Rahm, Jon

Score

276 (-4)

Prize money

$1,710,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Aug 27-30; POSTPONED from Aug 20-23 due to world coronavirus pandemic; second of three FedEx Cup playoff events). Jon Rahm (Esp) beat Dustin Johnson (USA) with a 66-foot birdie putt at the first playoff hole (par-4 18th). [Olympia Fields CC, nr Chicago, IL].

2019
America
263 (-25)
$1,665,000
BMW

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Thomas, Justin

Venue

Medinah

Score

263 (-25)

Prize money

$1,665,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Aug 15-18; second of three FedEx Cup playoff events). Second-placed Patrick Cantlay (USA) finished 3 shots behind Thomas (USA). [No.3 course, Medinah CC, Bloomingdale, nr Chicago, IL].

2018
America
260 (-20)
$1,620,000
BMW

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Bradley, Keegan

Score

260 (-20)

Prize money

$1,620,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Sept 14-17; third of four FedEx Cup playoff events). Bradley (USA) beat Justin Rose (Eng) with a par at the first playoff hole (par-4 18th), to record his first PGA Tour win in six years. [Aronimink GC, Newton Square, PA].

2017
America
Conway Farms
261 (-23)
$1,575,000
BMW

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Leishman, Marc

Venue

Conway Farms

Score

261 (-23)

Prize money

$1,575,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Sept 14-17; third of four FedEx Cup playoff events). Second-placed Justin Rose (Eng) and Rickie Fowler (USA) finished 5 shots behind wire-to-wire winner Leishman (Aus). [Conway Farms GC, Lake Forest, Illinois].

2016
America
265 (-23)
$1,530,000
BMW

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Johnson, Dustin

Score

265 (-23)

Prize money

$1,530,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Sept 8-11; third of four FedEx Cup playoff events). Second-placed Paul Casey (Eng) finished 3 shots behind Johnson (USA), who recorded his third win of the season. [Crooked Stick GC, Carmel, Ind.].

2015
America
Conway Farms
262 (-22)
$1,485,000
BMW

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Day, Jason

Venue

Conway Farms

Score

262 (-22)

Prize money

$1,485,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Sept 17-20; third of four FedEx Cup playoff events). Second-placed Daniel Berger (USA) finished 6 shots behind Day (Aus), whose win took him to the No.1 spot in the official world golf rankings for the first time. [Conway Farms GC, Lake Forest, Illinois].

2014
America
Conway Farms
266 (-14)
$1,440,000
BMW

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Horschel, Billy

Venue

Conway Farms

Score

266 (-14)

Prize money

$1,440,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Sept 4-7; third of four FedEx Cup playoff events). Second-placed Bubba Watson (USA) finished 2 shots behind Horschel (USA). [Conway Farms GC, Lake Forest, Illinois].

2013
America
Conway Farms
268 (-16)
$1,440,000
BMW

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Johnson, Zach

Venue

Conway Farms

Score

268 (-16)

Prize money

$1,440,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Sept 12-15; third of four FedEx Cup playoff events). Second-placed Nick Watney (USA) finished 2 shots behind Johnson (USA). [Conway Farms GC, Lake Forest, Illinois].

2012
America
268 (-20)
$1,440,000
BMW

Category

America

Winner (holder)

McIlroy, Rory

Score

268 (-20)

Prize money

$1,440,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Sept 6-9; third of four FedEx Cup playoff events). Second-placed Lee Westwood (Eng) and Phil Mickelson (USA) finished 2 shots behind McIlroy (N. Ire), who claimed his second straight FedEx Cup playoff win. [Crooked Stick GC, Carmel, Ind.].

2011
America
271 (-13)
$1,440,000
BMW

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Rose, Justin

Score

271 (-13)

Prize money

$1,440,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Sept 15-18; third of four FedExCup playoff events). Second-placed John Senden (Aus) finished 2 shots behind Rose (Eng). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Johnson, Dustin

Score

275 (-9)

Prize money

$1,350,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Sept 9-12; third of four FedExCup playoff events). Second-placed Paul Casey (Eng) finished 1 shot behind Johnson (USA). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

2009
America
265 (-19)
$1,350,000
BMW

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Woods, Tiger

Score

265 (-19)

Prize money

$1,350,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Sept 10-13; third of four FedExCup playoff events). Second-placed Marc Leishman (Aus) and Jim Furyk (USA) finished 8 shots behind Woods (USA), who claimed his sixth PGA Tour win of 2009 and 71st of his career. [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

2008
America
Villegas, Camilo
265 (-15)
$1,260,000
BMW

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Villegas, Camilo

Score

265 (-15)

Prize money

$1,260,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Sept 4-7; third of four FedExCup playoff events). Second-placed Dudley Hart (USA) finished 2 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Villegas (Col). [Bellerive CC, St Louis, Missouri].

2007
America
262 (-22)
$1,260,000
BMW

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Woods, Tiger

Score

262 (-22)

Prize money

$1,260,000

Title sponsor

BMW

Played as the BMW Championship (Sept 6-9; third of four FedExCup playoff events; formerly the Western Open, the PGA Tour's third oldest active tournament). Second-placed Aaron Baddeley (Aus) finished 2 shots behind Woods (USA). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Immelman, Trevor

Score

271 (-13)

Prize money

$900,000

Title sponsor

Cialis

Played as the Cialis Western Open (July 6-9). Second-placed Tiger Woods (USA) and Mathew Goggin (USA) finished 2 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Immelman (RSA). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

2005
America
270 (-14)
$900,000
Cialis

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Furyk, Jim

Score

270 (-14)

Prize money

$900,000

Title sponsor

Cialis

Played as the Cialis Western Open (Jun 30-Jul 3). Second-placed Tiger Woods (USA) finished 2 shots behind Furyk (USA). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

2004
America
274 (-10)
$864,000
Cialis

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Ames, Stephen

Score

274 (-10)

Prize money

$864,000

Title sponsor

Cialis

Played as the Cialis Western Open (July 1-4). Second-placed Steve Lowery (USA) finished 2 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Ames (T&T/Can). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

2003
America
267 (-21)
$810,000
Golf Digest

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Woods, Tiger

Score

267 (-21)

Prize money

$810,000

Title sponsor

Golf Digest

Played as the Western Open (100th) presented by Golf Digest. Second-placed Rich Beem (USA) finished 5 shots behind Woods (USA), who recorded his fourth PGA Tour win in 2003. [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

2002
America
269 (-19)
$720,000
Advil

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Kelly, Jerry

Score

269 (-19)

Prize money

$720,000

Title sponsor

Advil

Played as the Advil Western Open (July 4-7). Second-placed Davis Love III (USA) finished 2 shots behind Kelly (USA). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

2001
America
267 (-21)
$648,000
Advil

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hoch, Scott

Score

267 (-21)

Prize money

$648,000

Title sponsor

Advil

Played as the Advil Western Open (July 5-8). Second-placed Davis Love III (USA) finished 1 shot behind Hoch (USA). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Allenby, Robert

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

$540,000

Title sponsor

Advil

Played as the Advil Western Open (July 6-9). Allenby (Aus) beat Nick Price (Zim) with a par at the first playoff hole. [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

1999
America
273 (-15)
$450,000
Motorola

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Woods, Tiger

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$450,000

Title sponsor

Motorola

Played as the Motorola Western Open (July 1-4). Second-placed Mike Weir (Can) finished 3 shots behind Woods (USA). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

1998
America
Durant, Joe
271 (-17)
$396,000
Motorola

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Durant, Joe

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

$396,000

Title sponsor

Motorola

Played as the Motorola Western Open (June 25-28). Second-placed Vijay Singh (Fiji) finished 2 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Durant (USA). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

1997
America
275 (-13)
$360,000
Motorola

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Woods, Tiger

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

$360,000

Title sponsor

Motorola

Played as the Motorola Western Open (July 3-6). Second-placed Frank Nobilo (NZ) finished 3 shots behind Woods (USA). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

1996
America
270 (-18)
$360,000
Motorola

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Stricker, Steve

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

$360,000

Title sponsor

Motorola

Played as the Motorola Western Open (July 4-7). Second-placed Billy Andrade (USA) and Jay Don Blake (USA) finished 8 shots behind Stricker (USA). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

1995
America
279 (-9)
$360,000
Motorola

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Mayfair, Billy

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

$360,000

Title sponsor

Motorola

Played as the Motorola Western Open (July 6-9). Second-placed Jeff Maggert (USA), Justin Leonard (USA), Jay Haas (USA) and Scott Simpson (USA) finished 1 shot behind Mayfair (USA). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

1994
America
277 (-11)
$216,000
Motorola

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Price, Nick

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$216,000

Title sponsor

Motorola

Played as the Motorola Western Open (June 30-Jul 3). Second-placed Greg Kraft (USA) finished 1 shot behind defending champion Price (Zim). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

1993
America
269 (-19)
$216,000
Sprint

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Price, Nick

Score

269 (-19)

Prize money

$216,000

Title sponsor

Sprint

Played as the Sprint Western Open (July 1-4). Second-placed Greg Norman (Aus) finished 5 shots behind Price (Zim), who recorded back-to-back PGA Tour wins. Norman was runner-up in this event for the third straight year. [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

1992
America
276 (-12)
$198,000
Centel

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Crenshaw, Ben

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

$198,000

Title sponsor

Centel

Played as the Centel Western Open (July 2-5). Second-placed Greg Norman (Aus) finished 1 shot Crenshaw (USA). [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

1991
America
Cochran, Russ
275 (-13)
$180,000
Centel

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Cochran, Russ

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

$180,000

Title sponsor

Centel

Played as the Centel Western Open (July 4-7). Second-placed Greg Norman (Aus) finished 2 shots behind Cochran (USA), who recorded his only win on the PGA Tour. [No.4 Dubsdread course, Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, nr Chicago, IL].

1990
America
275 (-13)
$180,000
Centel

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Levi, Wayne

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

$180,000

Title sponsor

Centel

Played as the Centel Western Open (June 7-10). Second-placed Payne Stewart (USA) finished 4 shots behind Levi (USA), who recorded his tenth PGA Tour win. [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1989
America
275 (-13)
$180,000
Beatrice

Category

America

Winner (holder)

McCumber, Mark

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

$180,000

Title sponsor

Beatrice

Played as the Beatrice Western Open (Jun 29-Jul 2). McCumber (USA) beat Peter Jacobsen (USA) with a par at the first playoff hole. [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1988
America
Benepe, Jim
278 (-10)
$162,000
Beatrice

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Benepe, Jim

Score

278 (-10)

Prize money

$162,000

Title sponsor

Beatrice

Played as the Beatrice Western Open (Jun 30-Jul 3). Second-placed Peter Jacobsen (USA) finished 1 shot behind Benepe (USA), who recorded his only PGA Tour win. [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1987
America
207 (-9)
$144,000
Beatrice

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Weibring, D.A.

Score

207 (-9)

Prize money

$144,000

Title sponsor

Beatrice

Played as the Beatrice Western Open (Aug 13-16). Second-placed Greg Norman (Aus) and Larry Nelson (USA) finished 1 shot behind D.A. Weibring (USA). [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1986
America
286 (-2)
$90,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Kite, Tom

Score

286 (-2)

Prize money

$90,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open (July 31-Aug 3). Kite (USA) beat Fred Couples (USA), David Frost (RSA) and Nick Price (Zim) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Verplank, Scott

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

$90,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open (Aug 1-4). First-time PGA Tour winner Verplank (USA, amateur) beat Jim Thorpe (USA) with a par at the second playoff hole. Verplank was the first amateur to win a PGA Tour event since Doug Sanders in 1956. [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1984
America
280 (-8)
$72,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Watson, Tom

Score

280 (-8)

Prize money

$72,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open (July 5-8). Watson (USA) beat Greg Norman (Aus) with a birdie at the third playoff hole. [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

McCumber, Mark

Score

284 (-4)

Prize money

$72,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open (Jun 30-Jul 3). Second-placed Tom Watson (USA) finished 1 shot behind McCumber (USA). [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1982
America
276 (-12)
$63,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Weiskopf, Tom

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

$63,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open (July 1-4). Second-placed Larry Nelson (USA) finished 1 shot behind Weiskopf (USA), who recorded the last of his 16 PGA Tour wins. [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1981
America
Fiori, Ed
277 (-11)
$54,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Fiori, Ed

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$54,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open (July 2-5). Second-placed Greg Powers (USA), Jim Colbert (USA) and Jim Simons (USA) finished 4 shots behind Fiori (USA), who recorded his second PGA Tour win. [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Simpson, Scott

Score

281 (-7)

Prize money

$54,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open (July 3-6). Second-placed Andy Bean (USA) finished 5 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Simpson (USA). [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1979
America
286 (-2)
$54,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Nelson, Larry

Score

286 (-2)

Prize money

$54,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Nelson (USA) beat Ben Crenshaw (USA) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1978
America
Bean, Andy
282 (-6)
$45,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Bean, Andy

Score

282 (-6)

Prize money

$45,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open (75th). Bean (USA) beat Bill Rogers (USA) with a par at the first playoff hole. [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1977
America
283 (-5)
$40,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Watson, Tom

Score

283 (-5)

Prize money

$40,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Wally Armstrong (USA) and Johnny Miller (USA) finished 1 shot behind Watson (USA). [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1976
America
288 (+4)
$40,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Geiberger, Al

Score

288 (+4)

Prize money

$40,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Joe Porter (USA) finished 1 shot behind Geiberger (USA). [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1975
America
283 (-1)
$40,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Irwin, Hale

Score

283 (-1)

Prize money

$40,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Bobby Cole (RSA) finished 1 shot behind Irwin (USA). During the tournament's second round, a number of players were struck by lightning, including Lee Trevino and Jerry Heard on the 13th green, and Bobby Nichols, Jim Ahern and Tony Jacklin at other parts of the course. [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1974
America
287 (+3)
$40,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Watson, Tom

Score

287 (+3)

Prize money

$40,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Tom Weiskopf (USA) and J.C. Snead (USA) finished 2 shots behind Watson (USA). [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].

1973
America
Midlothian CC
272 (-12)
$35,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Casper, Billy

Venue

Midlothian CC

Score

272 (-12)

Prize money

$35,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Larry Hinson (USA) and Hale Irwin (USA) finished 1 shot behind Casper (USA). [Midlothian CC, Midlothian, nr Chicago, IL].

1972
America
Jamieson, Jim
Sunset Ridge, IL
271 (-13)
$30,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Jamieson, Jim

Venue

Sunset Ridge, IL

Score

271 (-13)

Prize money

$30,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Labron Harris Jr (USA) finished 6 shots behind Jamieson (USA). [Sunset Ridge CC, Northfield, nr Chicago, IL].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Crampton, Bruce

Score

279 (-5)

Prize money

$30,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Bobby Nichols (USA) finished 2 shots behind Crampton (Aus). [Olympia Fields CC, nr Chicago, IL].

1970
America
Royer Jr, Hugh
Beverly CC
273 (-11)
$26,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Royer Jr, Hugh

Venue

Beverly CC

Score

273 (-11)

Prize money

$26,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Dale Douglass (USA) finished 1 shot behind Royer Jr (USA). [Beverly CC, Chicago, IL].

1969
America
Midlothian CC
276 (-8)
$26,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Casper, Billy

Venue

Midlothian CC

Score

276 (-8)

Prize money

$26,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Rocky Thompson (USA) finished 4 shots behind Casper (USA). [Midlothian CC, Midlothian, nr Chicago, IL].

1968
America
273 (-11)
$26,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Nicklaus, Jack

Score

273 (-11)

Prize money

$26,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Miller Barber (USA) finished 3 shots behind defending champion Nicklaus (USA). [Olympia Fields CC, nr Chicago, IL].

1967
America
Beverly CC
274 (-10)
$20,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Nicklaus, Jack

Venue

Beverly CC

Score

274 (-10)

Prize money

$20,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Doug Sanders (USA) finished 2 shots behind Nicklaus (USA). [Beverly CC, Chicago, IL].

1966
America
283 (-1)
$20,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Casper, Billy

Venue

Medinah

Score

283 (-1)

Prize money

$20,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Gay Brewer (USA) finished 3 shots behind defending champion Casper (USA). [No.3 Course, Medinah CC, Bloomingdale, nr Chicago, IL].

1965
America
Tam O'Shanter GC
270 (-14)
$11,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Casper, Billy

Venue

Tam O'Shanter GC

Score

270 (-14)

Prize money

$11,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Jack McGowan (USA) and Chi Chi Rodríguez (Puerto Rico/USA) finished 2 shots behind Casper (USA). [Tam O'Shanter GC, Niles, nr Chicago, IL. At the time Tam O'Shanter CC].

1964
America
Tam O'Shanter GC
268 (-16)
$11,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Rodriguez, Chi Chi

Venue

Tam O'Shanter GC

Score

268 (-16)

Prize money

$11,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Arnold Palmer (USA) finished 1 shot behind Rodríguez (Puerto Rico/USA). [Tam O'Shanter GC, Niles, nr Chicago, IL. At the time Tam O'Shanter CC].

1963
America
Beverly CC
280 (-4)
$11,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Palmer, Arnold

Venue

Beverly CC

Score

280 (-4)

Prize money

$11,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Palmer (USA) beat Julius Boros (USA) and Jack Nicklaus (USA) in an 18-hole playoff (Palmer 70, Boros 71, Nicklaus 73). [Beverly CC, Chicago, IL].

1962
America
Cupit, Jacky
281 (-3)
$11,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Cupit, Jacky

Venue

Medinah

Score

281 (-3)

Prize money

$11,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Billy Casper (USA) finished 2 shots behind Cupit (USA). [No.3 Course, Medinah CC, Bloomingdale, nr Chicago, IL].

1961
America
Blythefield CC
271 (-13)
$5,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Palmer, Arnold

Venue

Blythefield CC

Score

271 (-13)

Prize money

$5,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Sam Snead (USA) finished 2 shots behind Palmer (USA). [Blythefield CC, Belmont, nr Grand Rapids, Mich].

1960
America
Leonard, Stan
Western G&CC
278 (-10)
$5,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Leonard, Stan

Venue

Western G&CC

Score

278 (-10)

Prize money

$5,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Leonard (Can) beat Art Wall Jr (USA) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. [Western G&CC, Redford, nr Detroit, Mich].

1959
America
Souchak, Mike
Pittsburgh Field
272 (-8)
$5,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Souchak, Mike

Venue

Pittsburgh Field

Score

272 (-8)

Prize money

$5,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Arnold Palmer (USA) finished 1 shot behind Souchak (USA). [Pittsburgh Field Club, Pittsburgh, PA].

1958
America
Red Run
275 (-13)
$5,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Sanders, Doug

Venue

Red Run

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

$5,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Dow Finsterwald (USA) finished 1 shot behind Sanders (USA). [Red Run GC, Royal Oak, nr Detroit, Mich].

1957
America
Plum Hollow
279
$5,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Ford, Doug

Venue

Plum Hollow

Score

279

Prize money

$5,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Ford (USA) beat George Bayer (USA) with a par at the third playoff hole. Gene Littler (USA) and Billy Maxwell (USA) were eliminated at the first playoff hole. [Plum Hollow CC, Southfield, nr Detroit, Mich.].

1956
America
Fetchick, Mike
284
$5,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Fetchick, Mike

Score

284

Prize money

$5,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Fetchick (USA) won in a four-way 18-hole playoff. Playoff scores (all players from USA): Fetchick 66, Jay Hebert 71; Doug Ford 72; Don January 75. [Presidio GC, San Francisco, Calif.].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Middlecoff, Cary

Score

272 (-16)

Prize money

$2,400

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Mike Souchak (USA) finished 2 shots behind Middlecoff (USA). [Portland GC, Portland, Oregon].

1954
America
Kenwood CC, OH
277 (-7)
$2,400
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Mangrum, Lloyd

Venue

Kenwood CC, OH

Score

277 (-7)

Prize money

$2,400

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Mangrum (USA) beat Ted Kroll (USA) with a par at the first playoff hole. [Kenwood CC, Cincinnati, Ohio].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Harrison, Dutch

Score

278

Prize money

$2,400

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open (50th). Ed Furgol (USA), Fred Haas (USA) and Lloyd Mangrum (USA) finished in second place behind E. J. "Dutch" Harrison (USA). [Bellerive CC, St Louis, Missouri].

1952
America
Westwood CC, MO
274
$2,400
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Mangrum, Lloyd

Venue

Westwood CC, MO

Score

274

Prize money

$2,400

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Bobby Locke (RSA) finished in second place behind Mangrum (USA). [Westwood CC, St Louis, Missouri].

1951
America
Furgol, Marty
Davenport CC
270
$2,250
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Furgol, Marty

Venue

Davenport CC

Score

270

Prize money

$2,250

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Cary Middlecoff (USA) finished in second place behind Furgol (USA). [Davenport CC, Pleasant Valley, nr Davenport, Iowa].

1950
America
Brentwood CC
282
$2,600
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Snead, Sam

Venue

Brentwood CC

Score

282

Prize money

$2,600

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Jim Ferrier (Aus/USA) and E.J. "Dutch" Harrison (USA) finished in second place behind defending champion Snead (USA). [Brentwood CC, Brentwood, Los Angeles, CA].

1949
America
Keller GC
268
$2,600
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Snead, Sam

Venue

Keller GC

Score

268

Prize money

$2,600

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Cary Middlecoff (USA) finished in second place behind Snead (USA). [Keller GC, St Paul, Minnesota]

1948
America
Brookfield CC, NY
281
$2,500
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hogan, Ben

Venue

Brookfield CC, NY

Score

281

Prize money

$2,500

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Hogan (USA) beat Ed Oliver (USA) in a playoff. [Brookfield CC, Clarence, nr Buffalo, NY].

1947
America
Palmer, Johnny
Salt Lake City CC
270
$2,200
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Palmer, Johnny

Venue

Salt Lake City CC

Score

270

Prize money

$2,200

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Bobby Locke (RSA) and Ed Oliver (USA) finished in second place behind Palmer (USA). [The Country Club, Salt Lake City, Utah].

1946
America
Sunset CC, MO
271
$1,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hogan, Ben

Venue

Sunset CC, MO

Score

271

Prize money

$1,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Lloyd Mangrum (USA) finished in second place behind Hogan (USA). [Sunset CC, St Louis, Missouri].

1945
America
(not played)
x
x
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

(not played)

Venue

Score

x

Prize money

x

Title sponsor

x

Not played due to World War II.

1944
America
(not played)
x
x
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

(not played)

Venue

Score

x

Prize money

x

Title sponsor

x

Not played due to World War II.

1943
America
(not played)
x
x
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

(not played)

Venue

Score

x

Prize money

x

Title sponsor

x

Not played due to World War II.

1942
America
Barron, Herman
Phoenix CC, AZ
276
$1,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Barron, Herman

Venue

Phoenix CC, AZ

Score

276

Prize money

$1,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open (which took place in Phoenix, and replaced the 1942 Phoenix Open on the tour schedule). Henry Picard (USA) finished in second place behind Barron (USA). [Phoenix CC, Phoenix, AZ].

1941
America
Oliver, Ed
Phoenix CC, AZ
275
$1,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Oliver, Ed

Venue

Phoenix CC, AZ

Score

275

Prize money

$1,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open (which took place in Phoenix, and replaced the 1941 Phoenix Open on the tour schedule). Ben Hogan (USA) and Byron Nelson (USA) finished in second place behind Ed "Porky" Oliver (USA). [Phoenix CC, Phoenix, AZ].

1940
America
River Oaks, TX
293
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Demaret, Jimmy

Venue

River Oaks, TX

Score

293

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Demaret (USA) beat Toney Penna (Italy/USA) in a playoff. [River Oaks CC, Houston, TX].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Nelson, Byron

Venue

Medinah

Score

281

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Lloyd Mangrum (USA) finished in second place behind Nelson (USA). [No.3 Course, Medinah CC, Bloomingdale, nr Chicago, IL].

1938
America
Westwood CC, MO
279
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Guldahl, Ralph

Venue

Westwood CC, MO

Score

279

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Sam Snead (USA) finished in second place behind Guldahl (USA), who recorded his third straight win in this event. [Westwood CC, St Louis, Missouri].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Guldahl, Ralph

Score

288

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Defending champion Guldahl (USA) beat Horton Smith (USA) in a playoff. [Canterbury GC, Beachwood, Ohio].

1936
America
Davenport CC
274
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Guldahl, Ralph

Venue

Davenport CC

Score

274

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Ray Mangrum (USA) finished in second place behind Guldahl (USA). [Davenport CC, Pleasant Valley, nr Davenport, Iowa].

1935
America
South Bend CC
290
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Revolta, Johnny

Venue

South Bend CC

Score

290

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Willie Goggin (USA) finished in second place behind Johnny Revolta (USA). [South Bend CC, South Bend, Indiana].

1934
America
Peoria CC
274
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Cooper, Harry

Venue

Peoria CC

Score

274

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Cooper (USA) beat Ky Laffoon (USA) in a playoff. [CC of Peoria, Peoria Heights, Peoria, Illinois].

1933
America
Smith, Mac
282
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Smith, Mac

Score

282

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Tommy Armour (Scot/USA) finished in second place behind Macdonald "Mac" Smith (Scot/USA). [Olympia Fields CC, nr Chicago, IL].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hagen, Walter

Score

287

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Olin Dutra (USA) finished in second place behind Hagen (USA). [Canterbury GC, Beachwood, Ohio].

1931
America
Dudley, Ed
Miami Valley
280
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Dudley, Ed

Venue

Miami Valley

Score

280

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Walter Hagen (USA) finished in second place behind Ed Dudley (USA). [Miami Valley GC, Dayton, Ohio].

1930
America
Indianwood
278
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Sarazen, Gene

Venue

Indianwood

Score

278

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Al Espinosa (USA) finished in second place behind Sarazen (USA). [Old course, Indianwood G&CC, Lake Orion, Mich].

1929
America
Ozaukee CC
273 (-7)
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Armour, Tommy

Venue

Ozaukee CC

Score

273 (-7)

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Horton Smith (USA) finished 8 shots behind wire-to-wire winner Armour (Scot/USA). [Ozaukee CC, Mequon, nr Milwaukee, WI].

1928
America
Espinosa, Abe
North Shore CC, IL
291
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Espinosa, Abe

Venue

North Shore CC, IL

Score

291

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Johnny Farrell (USA) finished in second place behind Abe Espinosa (USA). Abe's brother Al finished third. [North Shore CC, Glenview, nr Chicago, IL].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hagen, Walter

Score

281

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Al Espinosa (USA) and Billy Mehlhorn (USA) finished 4 shots behind defending champion Hagen (USA). [No.1 and No.4 courses, Olympia Fields CC, nr Chicago, IL].

1926
America
Highland G&CC
279
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hagen, Walter

Venue

Highland G&CC

Score

279

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Harry Cooper (USA) and Gene Sarazen (USA) finished 9 shots behind Hagen (USA). [Highland G&CC, Indianapolis, Indiana].

1925
America
Smith, Mac
Youngstown CC
281 (-7)
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Smith, Mac

Venue

Youngstown CC

Score

281 (-7)

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open (25th). Second-placed Leo Diegel (USA), Johnny Farrell (USA), Emmet French (USA), Walter Hagen (USA) and Billy Mehlhorn (USA) finished 6 shots behind Macdonald "Mac" Smith (Scot/USA). [Youngstown CC, Youngstown, Ohio].

1924
America
Mehlhorn, Bill
Calumet CC
293
$500
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Mehlhorn, Bill

Venue

Calumet CC

Score

293

Prize money

$500

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Al Watrous (USA) finished 8 shots behind William "Billy" Mehlhorn (USA). [Calumet CC, Homewood, nr Chicago, Illinois].

1923
America
Colonial CC, Tenn
281
$500
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hutchison, Jock

Venue

Colonial CC, Tenn

Score

281

Prize money

$500

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Bobby Cruickshank (Scot), Leo Diegel (USA), Joe Kirkwood Sr (Aus) and Walter Hagen (USA) finished 6 shots behind Hutchison (Scot/USA). [Colonial CC, White Station, Memphis, TN. Club relocated to Cordova, nr Memphis in 1972].

1922
America
Brady, Mike
291
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Brady, Mike

Score

291

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Jock Hutchison (Scot/USA) and Laurie Ayton Sr (Scot) finished 10 shots behind Brady (USA), who was the club pro at Oakland Hills CC. [South course, Oakland Hills CC, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan].

1921
America
Oakwood Club, OH
287
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hagen, Walter

Venue

Oakwood Club, OH

Score

287

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Jock Hutchison (Scot/USA) finished in second place behind Hagen (USA). [Oakwood Club, Cleveland Heights, nr Cleveland, Ohio].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hutchison, Jock

Score

296

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Jim Barnes (Eng), Clarence Hackney (Scot/USA) and Harry Hampton (Scot/USA) finished in second place behind Hutchison (Scot/USA). [Olympia Fields CC, nr Chicago, IL].

1919
America
Mayfield CC
283
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Barnes, Jim

Venue

Mayfield CC

Score

283

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Leo Diegel (USA) finished in second place behind Barnes (Eng). [Mayfield CC, South Euclid, nr Cleveland, OH. Now part of the Mayfield Sand Ridge Club].

1918
America
(not played)
x
x
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

(not played)

Venue

Score

x

Prize money

x

Title sponsor

x

Not played due to World War I.

1917
America
Westmoreland CC
283
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Barnes, Jim

Venue

Westmoreland CC

Score

283

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Walter Hagen (USA) finished in second place behind Barnes (Eng). [Westmoreland CC, Wilmette, IL].

1916
America
Blue Mound
286
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hagen, Walter

Venue

Blue Mound

Score

286

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. George Sargent (Eng) and Jock Hutchison (Scot/USA) finished in second place behind Hagen (USA). [Blue Mound G&CC, Wauwatosa, nr Milwaukee, WI].

1915
America
McNamara, Tom
Glen Oak CC, IL
304
$300
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

McNamara, Tom

Venue

Glen Oak CC, IL

Score

304

Prize money

$300

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Alex Cunningham finished 2 shots behind Tom McNamara (USA). [Glen Oak CC, Glen Ellyn, nr Chicago, IL].

1914
America
293 (-3)
$300
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Barnes, Jim

Score

293 (-3)

Prize money

$300

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed William "Willie" Kidd (Scot/USA) finished 1 shot behind Barnes (Eng). [Interlachen CC, Edina, nr Minneapolis, Minnesota].

1913
America
Memphis CC
295 (-1)
$300
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

McDermott, John

Venue

Memphis CC

Score

295 (-1)

Prize money

$300

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Mike Brady (USA) finished 7 shots behind Johnny McDermott (USA), the first born and bred American to win this title. At the time the Western Open ranked alongside the US and British Opens in importance. [Memphis CC, Memphis, TN].

1912
America
Smith, Mac
Idlewild CC
299 (+11)
$300
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Smith, Mac

Venue

Idlewild CC

Score

299 (+11)

Prize money

$300

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Alex Robertson (Scot/USA) finished 4 shots behind Macdonald "Mac" Smith (Scot/USA). [Idlewild CC, Flossmoor, nr Chicago, IL].

1911
America
Simpson, Robert
Kent CC
2 & 1
$200
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Simpson, Robert

Venue

Kent CC

Score

2 & 1

Prize money

$200

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Robert Simpson (Scot/USA) beat Tom McNamara (USA) 2 and 1 in the final. [Kent CC, Grand Rapids, Mich].

1910
America
Beverly CC
6 & 5
$200
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Evans, Chick

Venue

Beverly CC

Score

6 & 5

Prize money

$200

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Charles "Chick" Evans (USA, amateur) beat Robert Simpson (Scot/USA) 6 and 5 in the 36-hole final. [Beverly CC, Chicago, IL].

1909
America
Skokie CC
288
$200
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Anderson, Willie

Venue

Skokie CC

Score

288

Prize money

$200

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Stewart Gardner finished 9 shots behind defending champion Anderson (Scot). [Skokie CC, Glencoe, nr Chicago, IL].

1908
America
Normandie GC
299
$200
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Anderson, Willie

Venue

Normandie GC

Score

299

Prize money

$200

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Fred McLeod (Scot/USA) finished 1 shot behind Anderson (Scot). [Normandie GC, St Louis, Missouri].

1907
America
Simpson, Robert
Hinsdale
307
$150
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Simpson, Robert

Venue

Hinsdale

Score

307

Prize money

$150

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Willie Anderson (Scot) and Fred McLeod (Scot/USA) finished 2 shots behind Simpson (Scot/USA). [Hinsdale GC, Clarendon Hills, nr Chicago, IL].

1906
America
Flossmoor CC
306
$150
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Smith, Alex

Venue

Flossmoor CC

Score

306

Prize money

$150

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Jack Hobens (Scot) finished 3 shots behind Alex Smith (Scot). [Homewood CC, Flossmoor, IL. Now called Flossmoor CC].

1905
America
Smith, Arthur
Cincinnati CC
278
$150
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Smith, Arthur

Venue

Cincinnati CC

Score

278

Prize money

$150

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed James Maiden (Scot) finished 2 shots behind Arthur Smith (Scot). [Cincinnati CC, Cincinnati, OH. at the time known as Cincinnati Golf Club].

1904
America
Kent CC
304
$150
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Anderson, Willie

Venue

Kent CC

Score

304

Prize money

$150

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Alex Smith (Scot) finished 4 shots behind Anderson (Scot). [Kent CC, Grand Rapids, Mich].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Smith, Alex

Score

318

Prize money

$150

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Laurie Auchterlonie (Scot) and David Brown (Scot) finished 2 shots behind wire-to-wire winner Smith (Scot). [Milwaukee CC, River Hills, nr Milwaukee, Wisconsin].

1902
America
Euclid Club
299
$150
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Anderson, Willie

Venue

Euclid Club

Score

299

Prize money

$150

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed Willie Smith (Scot) and W.H. Way (Scot) finished 6 shots behind Willie Anderson (Scot), who now held both the United States' major tournament titles - the US Open and Western Open. [Euclid Club, Cleveland, OH].

1901
America
Midlothian CC
160
$125
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Auchterlonie, Laurie

Venue

Midlothian CC

Score

160

Prize money

$125

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Western Open. Second-placed David Bell (Scot/USA) finished 2 shots behind Auchterlonie (Scot). [Midlothian CC, Midlothian, nr Chicago, IL].

1900
America
(not played)
x
x
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

(not played)

Venue

Score

x

Prize money

x

Title sponsor

x

The Western Open was not played in 1900.

1899
America
Glen View Club
156
$150
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Smith, Willie

Venue

Glen View Club

Score

156

Prize money

$150

Title sponsor

x

Played as the inaugural Western Open. Smith (Scot) beat Laurie Auchterlonie (Scot) in an 18-hole playoff (Smith 74, Auchterlonie 84). [Glen View Club, Golf, nr Chicago, IL].

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