How many Majors has Tony Jacklin won?

Category: Champions of the Game
Tony Jacklin has won 2 Major Championships
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Tony Jacklin has won 2 Major Championships, the 1969 Open Championship and the 1970 US Open.

More about Tony Jacklin's Major wins

The 1969 Open Championship was held 9 –1 2 July at the Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club in Lytham St Annes, England. Tony Jacklin won the tournament with a total score of -4. Runner up was Bob Charles at -2. Tony won £4,250.

The 1970 US Open was held June 18 – 21 at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minnesota, a suburb southwest of Minneapolis. Tony Jacklin won the tournament with a total score of -7. Runner up was Dave Hill at even par. Tony won $30,000.

Tony Jacklin was born on the 7th of July 1944 in Lincolnshire, England.

Tony turned pro in 1962. In total he holds 29 professional tournament wins.

He was also the Ryder Cup captain from 1983 to 1989. During this period Europe won two and tied one other of these four events.

Tony Jacklin had the fist hole-in-one ever recorded on live television at British Masters in 1967.