THE 2015 US Masters tees-off on Thursday as Bubba Watson defends his title in Augusta. But who are the best golfers never to don the famous green jacket of the champion at Augusta?
This PGA Tour video lists the Top 10 Players Never to Win the US Masters. There may be a skew towards those from the US but you have to admit there’s a few names on there you deserved to top the leaderboard at one point in their career.
Two-time runner up at Augusta.
Runner-up a record four-times at the US Masters but could never secure top spot after 72 holes.
Former world number 1 finished top 6 in four consecutive years and was twice runner-up.
Memorably lost out to Jack Nacklaus in 1980, one of three second place finishes.
Finished 2nd twice at Augusta but the green jacket has always eluded him.
Shares the course record, 63 but fifth place is his best finish.
20 wins on the PGA tour plus 7 top ten finishes at the Masters.
25 PGA tour wins. Came closest in 71, 75 and 81 – always the bridesmaid!
British Open Winner twice but runner-up in the Masters in dramatic fashion on three occasions.
Won everything but the US Masters in a glittering career, his best finish tied 10th in 1975.
Who’s missing from this list? Who do you think should be amongst the best players never to win the US Masters? Leave your comments below.