SECOND CHANCES

April 27, 2008

Masters champion Trevor Immelman is the 14th first-time winner of a major since 2000. During that span only three players have won two or more: Tiger Woods (seven), Phil Mickelson (three) and Retief Goosen (two). Who will be the next multiple major winner? Here are the candidates and their odds of success.

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Player Major Won Odds Skinny
David Duval 2001 British 150 to 1 He's made only 15 cuts in regular Tour events since '06
David Toms 2001 PGA 95 to 1 Short hitter with injury issues. Hasn't done much lately
Rich Beem 2002 PGA 100 to 1 Streaky putter could get hot at any time, but no signs he will
Mike Weir 2003 Masters 30 to 1 Augusta is now a wedge player's course—his specialty
Jim Furyk 2003 U.S. 15 to 1 Not long but straight, so he's always a threat at the U.S. Open/PGA
Ben Curtis 2003 British 70 to 1 Has quietly won two Tour events since triumph at St. George's
Shaun Micheel 2003 PGA 250 to 1 Hope he still has great memories of winning the first one
Todd Hamilton 2004 British 250 to 1 See Micheel, above
Michael Campbell 2005 U.S. 100 to 1 Plays great, then disappears for a while. He's due back
Geoff Ogilvy 2006 U.S. 7 to 1 The entire package. Look for him to get number 2 soon.
Zach Johnson 2007 Masters 20 to 1 Like Furyk, has the type of game that wins U.S. Opens
Ángel Cabrera 2007 U.S. 20 to 1 Strong and fearless, but streaky on the greens
Padraig Harrington 2007 British 18 to 1 Good all-around player and tireless worker
Trevor Immelman 2008 Masters 12 to 1 Beautiful ball striker is coming into his own. Hinges on putter

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)