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The 1992 PGA Championship was the 74th PGA Championship, held August 13–16 at Bellerive Country Club in Town and Country, Missouri, a suburb west of St. Louis. Nick Price won the first of his three major championships, three strokes ahead of runners-up John Cook, Nick Faldo, Jim Gallagher Jr., and Gene Sauers.[2][3]

1992 PGA Championship
Tournament information
DatesAugust 13–16, 1992
LocationTown and Country, Missouri
Course(s)Bellerive Country Club
Organized byPGA of America
Tour(s)PGA Tour
Statistics
Par71
Length7,148 yards (6,536 m)[1]
Field156 players, 85 after cut
Cut148 (+6)
Prize fund$1.6 million
Winner's share$280,000
Champion
Zimbabwe Nick Price
278 (−6)
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Bellerive CC is located in the United States
Bellerive CC
Bellerive CC
Location in the United States
Bellerive CC  is located in Missouri
Bellerive CC 
Bellerive CC 
Location in Missouri

This was the second major championship at Bellerive, which hosted the U.S. Open in 1965.[4] The PGA Championship returned to the venue in 2018.

Course layoutEdit

Hole Yards Par    Hole Yards Par
1 434 4 10 485 4
2 437 4 11 373 4
3 165 3 12 404 4
4 556 5 13 179 3
5 453 4 14 411 4
6 195 3 15 456 4
7 381 4 16 222 3
8 581 5 17 536 5
9 426 4 18 454 4
Out 3,628 36 In 3,520 35
Source:[1] Total 7,148 71

Length of the course for its previous major championship:

Past champions in the fieldEdit

Made the cutEdit

Player Country Year(s) won R1 R2 R3 R4 Total To par Finish
Jeff Sluman   United States 1988 73 71 72 69 285 +1 T12
Larry Nelson   United States 1981, 1987 72 68 75 74 289 +5 T28
Lanny Wadkins   United States 1977 72 71 73 75 291 +7 T40
Raymond Floyd   United States 1969, 1982 69 75 69 79 292 +8 T48
Bob Tway   United States 1986 74 73 72 74 293 +9 T56
Payne Stewart   United States 1989 76 69 79 72 296 +12 T69
John Daly   United States 1991 76 72 79 77 304 +20 82

Missed the cutEdit

Player Country Year(s) won R1 R2 Total To par
Jack Nicklaus   United States 1963, 1971,
1973 1975, 1980
72 78 150 +8
Wayne Grady   Australia 1990 75 77 152 +10
John Mahaffey   United States 1978 74 79 153 +11
Hubert Green   United States 1985 72 82 154 +12
Hal Sutton   United States 1983 77 78 155 +13

Source:[5]

Round summariesEdit

First roundEdit

Thursday, August 13, 1992

Place Player Country Score To par
T1 Gene Sauers   United States 67 −4
Craig Stadler   United States
T3 Jay Don Blake   United States 68 −3
Brian Claar   United States
Nick Faldo   England
T6 Russ Cochran   United States 69 −2
Fred Couples   United States
Bob Estes   United States
Raymond Floyd   United States
Robert Gamez   United States
Frank Nobilo   New Zealand

Second roundEdit

Friday, August 14, 1992

Place Player Country Score To par
1 Gene Sauers   United States 67-69=136 −6
T2 Russ Cochran   United States 69-69=138 −4
Jim Gallagher, Jr.   United States 72-66=138
Nick Faldo   England 68-70=138
T5 Steven Richardson   England 73-66=139 −3
Craig Stadler   United States 67-72=139
T7 Rocco Mediate   United States 72-68=140 −2
Gil Morgan   United States 71-69=140
Larry Nelson   United States 72-68=140
Nick Price   Zimbabwe 70-70=140

Third roundEdit

Saturday, August 15, 1992

Place Player Country Score To par
1 Gene Sauers   United States 67-69-70=206 −7
T2 Jeff Maggert   United States 71-72-65=208 −5
Nick Price   Zimbabwe 70-70-68=208
T4 Jim Gallagher, Jr.   United States 72-66-72=210 −3
John Cook   United States 72-71-67=210
6 Mark Brooks   United States 71-72-68=211 −2
T7 Billy Andrade   United States 72-71-70=213 E
Paul Azinger   United States 72-73-68=213
Raymond Floyd   United States 69-75-69=213
Dan Forsman   United States 70-73-70=213
Gil Morgan   United States 71-69-73=213

Final roundEdit

Sunday, August 16, 1992

Place Player Country Score To par Money ($)
1 Nick Price   Zimbabwe 70-70-68-70=278 −6 280,000
T2 John Cook   United States 71-72-67-71=281 −3 101,250
Nick Faldo   England 68-70-76-67=281
Jim Gallagher, Jr.   United States 72-66-72-71=281
Gene Sauers   United States 67-69-70-75=281
6 Jeff Maggert   United States 71-72-65-74=282 −2 60,000
T7 Russ Cochran   United States 69-69-76-69=283 −1 52,500
Dan Forsman   United States 70-73-70-70=283
T9 Brian Claar   United States 68-73-73-70=284 E 40,000
Anders Forsbrand   Sweden 73-71-70-70=284
Duffy Waldorf   United States 74-73-68-69=284

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "1992 PGA Championship: map and card". Milwaukee Sentinel. Associated Press. August 12, 1992. p. 3B.
  2. ^ "Introducing another Nick". Toledo Blade. (Ohio). Associated Press. August 17, 1992. p. 17.
  3. ^ Garrity, John (August 25, 1992). "The Price Is Right". Sports Illustrated. p. 16.
  4. ^ Bunch, Ken (August 12, 1992). "At 7,148 yards, Bellerive will test PGA field". Milwaukee Sentinel. p. 1B.
  5. ^ "1992 PGA Championship". databasegolf.com. Retrieved August 17, 2013.

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