Steve Stricker

Steve Stricker

PGA Championship Steve StrickerDespite thirteen professional wins, Steve has yet to make his mark on the Major tournaments, he has had seven top ten finishes so far with his best effort coming in the PGA Championship in 1998 where he was 2nd, behind Vijay Singh. He also came 7th in this event in 2006, when Tiger Woods won and came a good tied 6th in this years Masters Steve's professional career seemed to be heading downhill fast from 2001. He spent a long time in the golfing doldrums and did not really get back to his best until 2006, indeed three of his Major top ten finishes has come in the last two years and he has spent 25 weeks in the top ten since 2007. His form in 2009 has been excellent winning two tournaments to lift him to 6th in the World Rankings.

Playing Style

Steve has worked very hard over the last few years to re-capture his all round game. He now has a solid Game, although his driving is not the best. His short game has improved hugely and he is as good as ever on the greens.

2009 Results/Form

PGA Betting

Steve Stricker has been bang in form in 2009 and will be well fancied for this one. Check out his odds at the PGA Championship Betting page.

Personal

He is 42 years old and turned professional in 1990.