Jordan Spieth reveals what he’d give to complete career grand slam

Jordan Spieth Pga

At the Masters, it was whether Rory McIlroy could do it; but now, attention has turned to Jordan Spieth.

The 28-year-old has another chance to complete the career grand slam at this week’s PGA Championship at Southern Hills, with the Wanamaker Trophy the one glaring omission from his glittering collection.

Spieth came closest to completing the slam in 2019 when he challenged Brooks Koepka – but feels as though he has an even better chance to finish the set this week.

• 2022 US PGA: The field in full

• PGA Championship 2022: First round tee times

And ahead of the tournament, the 28-year-old revealed he would happily exchange all possible future wins to make sure he joins the elite club to have won all four majors.

“I don’t think I talk about it much with other people but at this point, having won the other three, it’s an elephant in the room for me. It’s a gold mine,” Spieth said.

“If you told me I was going to win one tournament for the rest of my life, I’d say I want to win this one given where things are at.

“It would be really cool to say you’ve captured the four biggest golf tournaments in the world. You feel like you’ve accomplished golf when you complete a career grand slam.

• US PGA early betting guide

• Tiger Woods breaks silence on Phil Mickelson

“I’ve come close a couple of times. It hasn’t necessarily been my most successful major but I feel good going into this week.

“The only real chance I had was Bethpage but I remember that Saturday and Sunday, and I don’t remember it feeling any different to other majors I’ve contended in.

“It would be pretty cool, wouldn’t it?”

Share this Article

twitter-logo facebook-logo

Latest Videos See all videos right arrow

play button
2022 Driver Test | Which one is going in my bag?
play button
The most powerful PING irons ever? | PING i525 review
play button
I'll be using the Vokey SM9 wedges... and you should too
play button
The driver that has it all? | COBRA LTDx drivers REVIEWED!
See all videos right arrow

Golf News

Castle Stuart gets new owners... and a second course!
Lexi Thompson FINED after major heartbreak
Robert MacIntyre-inspired 7-year-old adds to incredible trophy haul
In Gee Chun claims third major victory
LIV Golf set to announce three more signings

Other Top Stories

Tiger Woods: Inside his $41million Florida mansion
The very best pubs in St Andrews
The Scottish Golf Course Emoji Quiz!
24 lies every bad golfer tells
Doug Sanders: The extraordinary life of golf's original playboy

Quick Fault 'n' Fixes See all videos right arrow

play button
Start the golf ball on your intended target line
A simple takeaway drill from Denis Pugh
play button
Hold your finish for more compression
play button
Get your swing on a better plane
See all videos right arrow