Round 1 of our PGA 100 bracket to determine the best PGA Championship ever is complete and there are some great matchups in the second round.
Here they are:
Tiger Woods 2000 vs. Jack Nicklaus 1973
Tiger Woods 1999 vs Jack Nicklaus 1980
John Daly 1991 vs Byron Nelson 1945
Rory McIlroy 2014 vs Davis Love III 1997
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Here were the Round 1 results:
Tiger Woods 2000 def. Phil Mickelson 2005
Jack Nicklaus 1973 def. Walter Hagen 1927
Tiger Woods 1999 def. Ben Hogan 1948
Jack Nicklaus 1980 def. Byron Nelson 1940
John Daly 1991 def. Y.E. Yang 2009
Byron Nelson 1945 def. Bob Tway 1986
Rory McIlroy 2014 def. Gene Sarazen 1923
Davis Love III 1997 def. Julius Boros 1968
And here is the bracket:
Some interesting notes
- John Daly received the highest share of the vote (85.56 percent) in his matchup against Y.E. Yang.
- The closest matchup was between 1945 Byron Nelson and 1986 Bob Tway. Nelson earned 53.9 percent of the vote.
- Tiger Woods earned at least 70 percent of the vote in both of his matchups.
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