Golf Trivia and Answers

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Easy

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.

Easy

What is the governing body for golf in the USA?

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Answer: USGA
Ever since 1894, the USGA (United State Golf Association) has been the governing body in charge of the game of golf in the USA.

Medium

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.

VeryHard

When was the first Masters Tournament played?

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Answer: 1934
The first competition of the Masters Tournament in golf was played in 1934. Horton Smith won the competition by two strokes.

VeryHard

When did Spanish golf legend Seve Ballesteros win his first Masters Tournament?

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Answer: 1980
Ballesteros tasted his first ever Masters Tournament victory in 1980 at the age of only 23 years. He became the youngest golfer at that time to achieve such success.

Hard

In which year did Fred Couples win his first major championship in golf?

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Answer: 1992
Fred Couples, an American golfer won his first major championship in 1992, when he won the Masters Tournament. Fred is also known as "Boom Boom".

Easy

The ground on which the game of golf is played is known as?

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Answer: Golf Course
The playing ground for the game of golf is called a golf course. A standard golf course should have; Fairway, Green, Tee, Rough, and Hazard.

Easy

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.

Hard

Ben Hogan has been triumphant in the U.S. Open Championship on how many occasions?

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Answer: 4
4-time U.S. Open championship winner, Ben Hogan is a golf legend. His last victory, which came in the 1953 tournament, was a wire-to-wire win.

VeryHard

Willie Anderson is a multiple US Open champion. How many US Open trophies did he win during his career?

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Answer: 4
Anderson was a famous Scottish golfer. He won four US Open champions during his playing time. He won his first trophy in 1901.



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