BMW PGA Championship Past Champions

BMW PGA Championship Past Winners

Past Result

Year Venue Winner Country Score Winning Margin Runner(s)-up
BMW PGA Championship
2015 Wentworth Club An Byeong-hun South Korea 267 (−21) 6 strokes Thongchai Jaidee
Miguel Ángel Jiménez
2014 Wentworth Club Rory McIlroy Northern Ireland 274 (–14) 1 stroke Shane Lowry
2013 Wentworth Club Matteo Manassero Italy 278 (−10) Playoff (4th hole) Simon Khan
Mark Warren
2012 Wentworth Club Luke Donald (2) England 273 (−15) 4 stroke Paul Lawrie
Justin Rose
2011 Wentworth Club Luke Donald (1) England 278 (−6) Playoff (1st hole) Lee Westwood
2010 Wentworth Club Simon Khan England 278 (−6) 1 stroke Fredrik Andersson Hed
Luke Donald
2009 Wentworth Club Paul Casey England 271 (−17) 1 stroke Ross Fisher
2008 Wentworth Club Miguel Ángel Jiménez Spain 277 (−11) Playoff (2nd hole) Oliver Wilson
2007 Wentworth Club Anders Hansen (2) Denmark 280 (−8) Playoff (1st hole) Justin Rose
BMW Championship
2006 Wentworth Club David Howell England 271 (−17) 5 strokes Simon Khan
2005 Wentworth Club Ángel Cabrera Argentina 273 (−15) 2 strokes Paul McGinley
Volvo PGA Championship
2004 Wentworth Club Scott Drummond Scotland 269 (−19) 2 strokes Ángel Cabrera
2003 Wentworth Club Ignacio Garrido Spain 270 (−18) Playoff (1st hole) Trevor Immelman
2002 Wentworth Club Anders Hansen (1) Denmark 269 (−19) 5 strokes Colin Montgomerie
Eduardo Romero
2001 Wentworth Club Andrew Oldcorn Scotland 272 (−16) 2 strokes Ángel Cabrera
2000 Wentworth Club Colin Montgomerie (3) Scotland 271 (−17) 3 strokes Darren Clarke
Lee Westwood
Andrew Coltart
1999 Wentworth Club Colin Montgomerie (2) Scotland 270 (−18) 5 strokes Mark James
1998 Wentworth Club Colin Montgomerie (1) Scotland 274 (−14) 1 stroke Ernie Els
Gary Orr
Patrik Sjöland
1997 Wentworth Club Ian Woosnam (2) Wales 275 (−13) 2 strokes Darren Clarke
Ernie Els
Nick Faldo
1996 Wentworth Club Costantino Rocca Italy 274 (−14) 2 strokes Nick Faldo
Paul Lawrie
1995 Wentworth Club Bernhard Langer (3) Germany 279 (−9) 1 stroke Michael Campbell
Per-Ulrik Johansson
1994 Wentworth Club José María Olazábal Spain 271 (−17) 1 stroke Ernie Els
1993 Wentworth Club Bernhard Langer (2) Germany 274 (−14) 6 strokes Gordon Brand, Jnr
Colin Montgomerie
Frank Nobilo
1992 Wentworth Club Tony Johnstone Zimbabwe 272 (−16) 2 strokes Gordon Brand, Jnr
José María Olazábal
1991 Wentworth Club Seve Ballesteros (2) Spain 271 (−17) Playoff (1st hole) Colin Montgomerie
1990 Wentworth Club Mike Harwood Australia 271 (−17) 1 stroke John Bland
Nick Faldo
1989 Wentworth Club Nick Faldo (4) England 272 (−16) 2 strokes Ian Woosnam
1988 Wentworth Club Ian Woosnam (1) Wales 274 (−14) 2 strokes Seve Ballesteros
Mark James
Whyte & Mackay PGA Championship
1987 Wentworth Club Bernhard Langer (1) West Germany 270 (−18) 4 strokes Seve Ballesteros
1986 Wentworth Club Rodger Davis Australia 281 (−7) Playoff Des Smyth
1985 Wentworth Club Paul Way England 282 (−6) Playoff Sandy Lyle
1984* Wentworth Club Howard Clark England 204 (−12) 2 strokes Gordon J. Brand
Bernhard Langer
Sun Alliance PGA Championship
1983 Royal St George's Golf Club Seve Ballesteros (1) Spain 278 (−10) 2 strokes Ken Brown
Sandy Lyle
1982 Hillside Golf Club Tony Jacklin (2) England 284 (−4) Playoff Bernhard Langer
1981 Ganton Golf Club Nick Faldo (3) England 274 (−10) 4 strokes Ken Brown
Neil Coles
1980 Royal St George's Golf Club Nick Faldo (2) England 283 (+3) 1 stroke Ken Brown
Colgate PGA Championship
1979 St Andrews Links Vicente Fernandez Argentina 288 (E) 1 stroke Baldovino Dassù
Gary Player
1978 Royal Birkdale Golf Club Nick Faldo (1) England 278 (−10) 7 strokes Ken Brown
Penfold PGA Championship
1977 Royal St George's Golf Club Manuel Piñero Spain 283 (+3) 3 strokes Peter Oosterhuis
1976 Royal St George's Golf Club Neil Coles England 280 (E) Playoff (3rd hole) Eamonn Darcy
Gary Player
1975 Royal St George's Golf Club Arnold Palmer United States 285 (+5) 2 strokes Eamonn Darcy
Viyella PGA Championship
1974 Wentworth Club Maurice Bembridge England 278 (−10) 1 stroke Peter Oosterhuis
1973 Wentworth Club Peter Oosterhuis England 280 (−8) 3 strokes Dale Hayes
Donald Swaelens
1972 Wentworth Club Tony Jacklin (1) England 279 (−9) 3 strokes Peter Oosterhuis
Schweppes Open
1970–71 No tournament
1969 Ashburnham Golf Club Bernard Gallacher Scotland 293 1 stroke John Garner
Guy Wolstenholme
1968 (o) Dunbar Golf Club David Talbot England 276 5 strokes Bernard Hunt
1967 (o) Hunstanton Golf Club Malcolm Gregson England 275 3 strokes Hugh Boyle
Piccadilly PGA Close Championship
1968 (c) Royal Mid-Surrey Golf Club Peter Townsend England 275 1 stroke Neil Coles
PGA Close Championship
1967 (c) Thorndon Park Golf Club Brian Huggett Wales 271 8 strokes Jimmy Hitchcock
Bernard Hunt
Schweppes PGA Close Championship
1966 Saunton Golf Club Guy Wolstenholme England 278 4 strokes George Will
1965 Prince's Golf Club Peter Alliss (3) England 286 Playoff (1st hole) Peter Butler
1964 Western Gailes Golf Club Tony Grubb England 287 2 strokes Lionel Platts
1963 Royal Birkdale Golf Club Peter Butler England 306 2 strokes Bobby Walker
1962 Little Aston Golf Club Peter Alliss (2) England 287 1 stroke Ralph Moffitt
Christy O'Connor Snr
1961 Royal Mid-Surrey Golf Club Brian Bamford England 266 (−10)    
PGA Close Championship
1960* Coventry Golf Club Arnold Stickley England 247    
1959 Ashburnham Golf Club Dai Rees Wales 283    
1958 Llandudno Golf Club Harry Bradshaw  Ireland 287    
1957 Maesdu Golf Club Peter Alliss (1) England 286    
1956 Maesdu Golf Club Charlie Ward England 282 Playoff (2 strokes) Eric Brown
1955 Pannal Golf Club Ken Bousfield England 277    

BMW PGA Championship Multiple Winners

  • 4 Wins:
    • Nick Faldo — 1978, 1980, 1981, 1989
  • 3 Wins:
    • Peter Alliss — 1957, 1962, 1965
    • Bernhard Langer — 1987, 1993, 1995
    • Colin Montgomerie — 1998, 1999, 2000
  • 2 Wins:
    • Tony Jacklin — 1972, 1982
    • Seve Ballesteros — 1983, 1991
    • Ian Woosnam — 1988, 1997
    • Anders Hansen — 2002, 2007