Golf Trivia and Answers

Golf is such a noble sport. Here at TQN we have prepared a small set of fun and educational questions quiz to get you to test your knowledge of the sport and its history. We truly hope it suits you to a tee ...

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When did Nick Faldo first win the Masters Tournament?

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Answer: 1989
British golfer Nick Faldo won his first Masters Tournament in 1989. He won by means of a playoff, after defeating Scott Hoch of the USA.

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In which year did Chinese golfer Tianlang Guan compete in the Masters Tournament?

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Answer: 2013
In 2013, Tianlang Guan, a 14-year-old Chinese golf player set a record as the youngest player to ever compete in the Masters tournament.

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How old was Hale Irwin when he won the 1990 U.S Open Golf Championship?

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Answer: 45 years
In 1990, at 45 years old, Hale Irwin set a record as the oldest participant to win the U.S. Open championship.

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In Canada, what is the national governing body for golf?

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Answer: Golf Canada
Golf Canada, which was formerly known as the Royal Canadian Golf Association is the body in charge of golf in Canada. It was founded in June 1895 and it is located at Oakville, in Ontario.

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What is the international governing body for golf?

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Answer: IGF
IGF (International Golf Federation) is an internationally recognized body for governing the game of Golf. It was established in 1958.

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Bernhard Langer is a distinguished golfer. Which country was he born in?

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Answer: Germany
Bernhard is a successful golfer who hails from Germany. He was born in the year 1957. He had great success in the Masters Tournament in 1985 and 1993.

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In the game of golf, the iconic "Green Jacket" is presented to the winner of which championship?

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Answer: Masters Tournament
The "Green Jacket" is awarded to the winner of the Masters Tournament.

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Which of the following is not a major Championship in professional golf?

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Answer: ICC Champions Trophy
The ICC Champions Trophy is a major tournament in the game of cricket. It is not a major tournament in golf.

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In golf, which other word refers to the terminology "a hole-in-one"?

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Answer: Ace
Ace in golf is another term that describes "a hole-in-one". This term describes a situation when a golfer hits the ball directly into the bottom of the cup from the tee.

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Who was the first non-American to win the Masters Tournament?

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Answer: Gary Player
Gary Player was the first non-American golf player to ever win the Masters Tournament. He was born in Johannesburg, South Africa. He won his first Masters tournament in 1961 and went on to win two more in 1974 and 1978.



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