Martin Kaymer is a professional golfer from Germany

Martin Kaymer is a professional golfer from Germany, playing for both the European Tour and the US PGA Tour, the two premier golf tours in the world. He is a two time major championship winner and had an eight week spell at the top of the Official World Golf Ranking in 2011.

Born in the city of Dusseldorf in Germany, Kaymer turned professional full time in 2005 at the age of 20 years. He has won eleven tournaments so far on the European Tour including four titles in 2010 that earned him the honour of being the first person to win the Race to Dubai, which was previously known as the Order of Merit. Among those four wins was the PGA Championship, which made him the first German since Bernhard Langer (and only the second in history) to win a major championship.

That same year, he won a World Golf Championship event, the World Golf Championship – HSBC Champions to become one of only ten golfers to win both a major title and a World Golf Championship title in the same year.

Martin Kaymer sank the final putt on the 18th hole on the final day of the Ryder Cup in 2012 as Team Europe overcame a deficit of four points to win the event against the United States. Continue reading “Martin Kaymer is a professional golfer from Germany”

Martin Kaymer – German born Golfer

Martin Kaymer is a professional golfer born in Germany who is currently a part of both the US PGA Tour and the European Tour. The German is a winner of two major titles and was also ranked as the top golfer in the world for eight weeks in 2011.

Kaymer was born in Dusseldorf, Germany and since childhood, showed a keen interest in pursuing golf as a profession. He turned professional at the tender age of 20 in 2005 and became a member of the European Tour. Kaymer has gone on to win eleven tournaments on the Tour, four of which came in 2010, which remains his best year as a professional as he won the Race to Dubai, formerly the Order of Merit for the first time in his career. Continue reading “Martin Kaymer – German born Golfer”