Major Match Play: Bracket 2 quarterfinal breakdown
Tiger’s 2000 U.S. Open triumph goes head-to-head against his win at the 2008 U.S. Open in the second round of Major Match Play Championship. Which major championship is the greatest of all time? Raise your voice and be heard by voting on Golfchannel.com today.
Major Match Play: Breaking down Bracket 2
Tiger’s 2008 U.S. Open triumph goes head-to-head against his win at the 2000 PGA Championship in this edition of Major Match Play Championship. Which major championship is the greatest of all time? Raise your voice and be heard by voting on Golfchannel.com today.
Major Match Play: Laying out the 16 seeds
Senior writer Randall Mell joins Bailey Mosier to unveil the brackets for GolfChannel.com’s Major Match Play Championship. Which major championship is the greatest of all time? Raise your voice and be heard by voting on GolfChannel.com today.
Major Match Play: Breaking down Bracket 1
U.S. Open titles were on the line as Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus battled it out in 1960 and 1962, but where do their epic encounters rank in the Major Match Play Championship hierarchy? Cast your vote and be heard by voting on GolfChannel.com today.
Major Match Play: Bracket 1 quarterfinal breakdown
Tom Watson and Jack Nicklaus went head-to-head in the 1977 Open Championship dubbed ‘The Duel in the Sun’ but will their match up make it to the Major Match Play Championship semi-finals? Cast your vote and be heard by voting on Golfchannel.com today.have there is a pair of dramatic magical charges. We have a Jack Nicklaus back nine charge at the 86 Masters, where he wins and it's his most unexpected and emotional victory. And for a lot of people they remember that as their favorite Masters but the 60 U.S. Open was also special. There we had an Arnie charge, a classic final round Arnold Palmer, Palmer charge. Arnold wins that event. But there's more than just Arnold coming from seven shots back in the final round to win that championship. There is a 20 year old amateur named Jack Nicklaus who had a lead for a while in that final round. And also a 47 year old Ben Hogan . Imagine that leaderboard. One terrific major championship . So a great match-up. And then also on the left side, we have really a battle of great major championship nicknames with the 50 U.S. Open, it's the Miracle at Merion. It is the victory by Ben Hogan just 16 months after a car crash nearly killed him. It's Ben Hogan limping his way to victory in a playoff. Very dramatic victory for obvious reason. And it's going up against the duel in the sun, the 77 British Open, where we had Tom Watson and Jack Nicklaus dueling at Saturday and Sunday at Turnberry and it was such great golf. It was just one golfer throwing a haymaker at the other and the other answering with a haymaker. It was Jack Nicklaus shooting 65, 66 on the weekend, and losing because Watson shot 65, 65 to beat him by a shot in their head-to-head
Major Match Play: '86 Masters vs. '08 U.S. Open
Jack Nicklaus’ final major championship win at the 1986 Masters goes head-to-head against Tiger Woods’ gutsy win at the 2008 U.S. Open in the finals of ‘Major Match Play Championship.’ Which major championship is the greatest of all time? Raise your voice and be heard by voting on Golfchannel.com today.event. He missed three cuts this year, that year going into this major championship . So he was written off, but, but the olden bear turned into the golden bear on that back nine on Sunday. And, he wasn't the only star in this script. Sammy Ballesteros, Greg Norman , Tom Kyte, all had chances to win late. So, it made for great theater, with Jack prevailing. The '08 U.S. Open was probably the most surprising win of Tiger's career because once it got started, we all realized how seriously this guy was hurt, and the pain he was playing through. He had that fractured tibia and torn knee ligament in his left leg and the part of the drama there was hey, is this guy even gonna be able to finish this major championship . Well, not only does he finish it, but he wins and he, and he wins over 91 holes and didn't just go
Major Match Play: '86 Masters crowned champ
Jack Nicklaus’ final major championship win at the 1986 Masters beat out Tiger Woods’ gritty win at the 2008 U.S. Open to capture the Major Match Play Championship.Bailey Mosier. One month ago, golfchannel.com sought to find out the greatest major championship of all time. With your help and your votes, the day we've all been waiting for has finally arrived. That's right, we have the results and the winner of the Major Match Play Championship. For more on that, joining us on assignment is golfchannel.com Senior Writer, Randall Mell. Thanks Bailey and thanks to our readers and viewers online for helping us identify the greatest, major championship ever played. A month ago, we started with a field of 16 great majors, and through online voting you helped us narrow it down to our finals. The 86 Masters. Jack Nicklaus's great triumph at Augusta National against the 08 US Open , Tiger Woods and his triumph at Torrey Pines. And in the end the winner is Nicklaus and his 86 Masters. That was my number one seed. But I think in other ways it was an upset just because Tiger Woods drives web action and online action. And Tiger talk drives it so much. In my mind, it's a bit of in upset. It was one of our tightest votes. It was pretty even the whole week, but in the end Jack prevailed. And the Jack had to do some pretty competition to win all of this. He started off against the 53 British Open and Ben Hogan's victory at Carnoustie advanced through that. And, had to beat Arnold Palmer in his US Open victory in 1960 at Cherry Hill. And after, that, he had advanced through the 77 British Open, which was the Duel in