Golf Bob Chrysler Championship

Bob Hope Chrysler Championship Past Champions

Year Player Country Score To par 1st Prize ($) Purse ($)
Bob Hope Classic
2013 Brian Gay USA 263 -25 1,008,000 5,600,000
2012 Mark Wilson USA 264 -24 1,008,000 5,600,000
2011 Jhonattan Vegas Venezuela 333 -27 900,000 5,000,000
2010 Bill Haas United States 330 -30 900,000 5,000,000
2009 Pat Perez United States 327 -33 918,000 5,100,000
Bob Hope Chrysler Classic
2008 D. J. Trahan United States 334 -26 918,000 5,100,000
2007 Charley Hoffman United States 343 -17 900,000 5,000,000
2006 Chad Campbell United States 335 -25 900,000 5,000,000
2005 Justin Leonard United States 332 -28 846,000 4,700,000
2004 Phil Mickelson United States 330 -30 810,000 4,500,000
2003 Mike Weir  Canada 330 -30 810,000 4,500,000
2002 Phil Mickelson United States 330 -30 720,000 4,000,000
2001 Joe Durant United States 324 -36 630,000 3,500,000
2000 Jesper Parnevik  Sweden 331 -27 540,000 3,000,000
1999 David Duval United States 334 -26 540,000 3,000,000
1998 Fred Couples United States 332 -28 414,000 2,300,000
1997 John Cook United States 327 -33 270,000 1,500,000
1996 Mark Brooks United States 337 -23 234,000 1,300,000
1995 Kenny Perry United States 335 -25 216,000 1,200,000
1994 Scott Hoch United States 334 -26 198,000 1,100,000
1993 Tom Kite United States 325 -35 198,000 1,100,000
1992 John Cook United States 336 -24 198,000 1,100,000
1991 Corey Pavin United States 331 -29 198,000 1,100,000
1990 Peter Jacobsen United States 339 -21 180,000 1,000,000
1989 Steve Jones United States 343 -17 180,000 1,000,000
1988 Jay Haas United States 338 -22 180,000 1,000,000
1987 Corey Pavin United States 341 -19 162,000 900,000
1986 Donnie Hammond United States 335 -25 108,000 650,000
Bob Hope Classic
1985 Lanny Wadkins United States 333 -27 90,000 555,000
1984 John Mahaffey United States 340 -20 72,000 433,000
Bob Hope Desert Classic
1983 Keith Fergus United States 335 -25 67,500 408,000
1982 Ed Fiori United States 335 -25 50,000 304,500
1981 Bruce Lietzke United States 335 -25 50,000 304,500
1980 Craig Stadler United States 343 -17 50,000 304,500
1979 John Mahaffey United States 343 -17 50,000 300,000
1978 Bill Rogers United States 339 -21 45,000 225,000
1977 Rik Massengale United States 337 -23 40,000 200,000
1976 Johnny Miller United States 344 -16 36,000 180,000
1975 Johnny Miller United States 339 -21 32,000 160,000
1974 Hubert Green United States 341 -19 32,048 160,000
1973 Arnold Palmer United States 343 -17 32,000 160,000
1972 Bob Rosburg United States 344 -16 29,000 145,000
1971 Arnold Palmer United States 342 -18 28,000 140,000
1970 Bruce Devlin  Australia 339 -21 25,000 125,000
1969 Billy Casper United States 345 -15 20,000 100,000
1968 Arnold Palmer United States 348 -12 20,000 100,000
1967 Tom Nieporte United States 349 -11 17,600 88,000
1966 Doug Sanders United States 349 -11 15,000 80,000
1965 Billy Casper United States 348 -12 15,000 80,000
Palm Springs Golf Classic
1964 Tommy Jacobs United States 353 -7 7,500 50,000
1963 Jack Nicklaus United States 345 -13 9,000 50,000
1962 Arnold Palmer United States 342 -17 5,300 35,000
1961 Billy Maxwell United States 345 -14 5,300 52,000
Palm Springs Desert Golf Classic
1960 Arnold Palmer United States 338 -20 12,000 70,000

Hope Chrysler Championship Multiple Winners

  • 5 wins
    • Arnold Palmer: 1960, 1962, 1968, 1971, 1973
  • 2 wins
    • Billy Casper: 1965, 1969
    • John Cook: 1992, 1997
    • John Mahaffey: 1979, 1984
    • Phil Mickelson: 2002, 2004
    • Johnny Miller: 1975, 1976
    • Corey Pavin: 1987, 1991

Hope Chrysler Championship Records

  • Low 18-Hole record 59 – David Duval (1999)
  • Low 36-Hole record 123 – Steve Stricker (2009)
  • Low 54-Hole record 193 – Joe Durant (2001), Joe Ogilvie (2005)
  • Low 72-Hole record 259 – Joe Durant (2001)
  • Low 90-Hole record 324 – Joe Durant (2001) (PGA Tour record)
  • High winning score 349 – Doug Sanders (1966), Tom Nieporte (1967)
  • High finish by winner 72 – Billy Casper (1965)
  • Low finish by winner 59 – David Duval (1999)
  • Low start by winner 63 – Jay Haas (1988)
  • High start by winner 76 – Tom Nieporte (1967), Steve Jones (1989)
  • Largest victory margin 6 strokes – Rik Massengale (1977), Tom Kite (1993)
  • Low cut 273 – 15-under-par (2009) (PGA Tour record)
  • Wire to wire winners – Rik Massengale (1977), Bruce Lietzke (1981)
  • Best turn around – Jonathan Kaye (1999) 2nd – 83 3rd – 62