The Masters - Statistical highlights at Augusta National

Statistical records from the Masters tournament, first held at Augusta National in Augusta, Georgia in 1934 and being played this year for the 77th time from April 11-14:

Most titles:

Six - Jack Nicklaus (1963, 1965, 1966, 1972, 1975, 1986)

Four - Arnold Palmer (1958, 1960, 1962, 1964); Tiger Woods (1997, 2001, 2002, 2005)

Three - Jimmy Demaret (1940, 1947, 1950); Sam Snead (1949, 1952, 1954); Gary Player (1961, 1974, 1978); Nick Faldo (1989, 1990, 1996); Phil Mickelson (2004, 2006, 2010)

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Most top-five finishes:

15 - Jack Nicklaus

10 - Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson

9 - Ben Hogan, Sam Snead, Arnold Palmer, Tom Kite, Tom Watson

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Most top-10 finishes:

22 - Jack Nicklaus

17 - Ben Hogan

15 - Sam Snead, Gary Player, Tom Watson

14 - Byron Nelson, ?Phil Mickelson

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Oldest champion:

Jack Nicklaus, 1986 - 46 years two months 23 days

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Youngest champion:

Tiger Woods, 1997 - 21 years three months 14 days

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Lowest 18-hole rounds:

63 (nine under) - Nick Price, third round, 1986; Greg Norman, first round, 1996

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Lowest 36-hole total:

131 - Raymond Floyd (65-66), 1976

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Lowest 54-hole totals:

201 - Raymond Floyd (65-66-70), 1976; Tiger Woods (70-66-65), 1997

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Lowest 72-hole totals:

270 - Tiger Woods (70-66-65-69), 1997

271 - Jack Nicklaus (67-71-64-69), 1965; Raymond Floyd (65-66-70-70), 1976

272 - Tiger Woods (70-66-68-68), 2001; Phil Mickelson (67-71-67-67), 2010

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Highest winning totals:

289 - Sam Snead (74-73-70-72), 1954; Jack Burke (72-71-75-71), 1956; Zach Johnson (71-73-76-69), 2007

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Largest 18-hole lead:

Five - Craig Wood (66), 1941

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Largest 36-hole lead:

Five - Herman Keiser (137), 1946; Jack Nicklaus (135), 1975; Raymond Floyd (131), 1976

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Largest 54-hole lead:

Nine - Tiger Woods (201), 1997

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Largest winning margin:

12 shots - Tiger Woods, 1997

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Most consecutive Masters started:

50 - Arnold Palmer (1955-2004)

46 - Doug Ford (1956-2001)

45 - Raymond Floyd (1965-2009)

44 - Sam Snead (1937-1983) (no tournament held 1943-1945)

41 - Ben Crenshaw (1972-2012)

40 - Jack Nicklaus (1959-1998)

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Most Masters cuts made:

37 - Jack Nicklaus

30 - Gary Player

27 - Raymond Floyd

26 - Fred Couples

25 - Arnold Palmer, Ben Crenshaw

24 - Tom Watson

23 - Billy Casper (Compiled by Mark Lamport-Stokes in Los Angeles; Editing by Frank Pingue)