RANKED - The best golfers never to reach world No.1

Sergio Garcia Main

A grand total of 23 different golfers have ranked No.1 on the Official World Golf Ranking since it was introduced in April 1986 - but not every outrageously successful player has got there.

In fact, some of the those to have failed to reach the summit might surprise you.

Over the next few pages, we count down the top five golfers never to reach world No.1.

Click the Next button below to get started...

Share this Article

share-logo
twitter-logo facebook-logo

Latest Videos See all videos right arrow

play button
TITLEIST TOUR SPEED – Better than the Pro V1???
Titleist
play button
THE SIMPLE WAY TO HIT A LOB SHOT | GOLF EXPLAINED
Golf Lessons
play button
TaylorMade MG2 TW Grind Wedges – Tiger Woods’ secret short game weapon
TaylorMade
play button
A simple drill for perfect timing | IMG Academy
Golf Lessons
See all videos right arrow

Golf News

The World Handicap System: Everything you need to know
Want to work in golf? This is the website for you...
Tour reverses decision to let fans attend Scottish Open
"There's no way it could have happened" - Padraig Harrington has no regrets over Ryder Cup postponement
Scottish Golf issues new guidance to clubs after lockdown changes

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
A simple takeaway drill from Peter Barber
Watch
play button
Increase the speed of your hands for more distance
Watch
play button
Improve your posture
Watch
play button
Use your hands less during the golf swing
Watch
See all videos right arrow