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 ...

Challenge yourself with a Golf Trivia Quiz!

Easy

Female golfer and career grand slam winner, Juli Inkster hails from which nation?

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Answer: USA
Inkster was born in the USA and has won several awards due to her exceptional performances in the game. Some of the awards won by Inkster include; ESPY Awards Best Female Golfer (2000) and LPGA William and Mousie Powell Award (2004).

Medium

How many times was Bobby Jones crowned U.S. Open champion?

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Answer: 4
Bobby, during his playing days, was able to win the U.S. Open championship on four occasions. His first victory in this tournament came in 1923.

Easy

Which golfer was the runner-up to Patrick Reed in the 2018 Masters Tournament?

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Answer: Rickie Fowler
Rickie Fowler was the first runner-up in the 2018 Master Tournament. He lost to Patrick Reed by only one stroke.

Hard

Which American golfer was nicknamed "The Joplin Ghost"?

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Answer: Horton Smith
Former American golf player, Smith was also known as "The Joplin Ghost". He had a very impressive career, winning the 1934 and the 1936 Maters Tournament. He passed away in 1963.

Easy

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.

Hard

Tiger Woods is one of the world's most decorated golfers. Which year did he win the PGA Championship?

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Answer: 1999
Tiger Woods picked up his second major Championship in 1999 when he won the PGA Championship. That same year, he won both the Vardon Trophy and the Byron Nelson Award.

Medium

Bobby Locke was a popular golf player. Which nation did he come from?

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Answer: South Africa
Bobby Locke was a South African international golf player. He was born in Johannesburg. He won the 1949 British Open Championship, which made him the first South African golfer to win a major Championship in golf.

Easy

In the game of golf, which of the following is a tool is used to hit a golf ball?

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Answer: Golf Club
A golf club is a tool that golfers use in hitting a golf ball. It comprises of a weighty metal or wooden head, a slim shaft, and a grip.

Easy

Ariya Jutanugarn is one of the most successful female golfers. Which country does she come from?

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Answer: Thailand
Ariya was born in Bangkok, Thailand. In the history of Thailand, Ariya is the first golf player to win a major championship.

Hard

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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