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The 2001 PGA Tour season was played from January 3 to November 4. The season consisted of 47 official money events, with two events cancelled due to the terrorist attacks on September 11. Tiger Woods won the most tournaments (five) and there were 10 first-time winners. The tournament results, leaders, and award winners are listed below.

Tournament resultsEdit

The following table shows all the official money events for the 2001 season. "Date" is the ending date of the tournament. The numbers in parentheses after the winners' names are the number of wins they had on the tour up to and including that event. Majors are shown in bold.

Date Tournament Location Winner Score 1st prize ($)
Jan 7 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship Australia   Steve Stricker (3) 2&1 1,000,000
Jan 14 Mercedes Championships Hawaii   Jim Furyk (6) 274 (−18) 630,000
Jan 15 Touchstone Energy Tucson Open Arizona   Garrett Willis (1) 273 (−15) 540,000
Jan 21 Sony Open in Hawaii Hawaii   Brad Faxon (7) 260 (−20) 720,000
Jan 28 Phoenix Open Arizona   Mark Calcavecchia (11) 256 (−28) 720,000
Feb 4 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am California   Davis Love III (14) 272 (−16) 720,000
Feb 11 Buick Invitational California   Phil Mickelson (18) 269 (−19) 630,000
Feb 18 Bob Hope Chrysler Classic California   Joe Durant (2) 324 (−36) 630,000
Feb 25 Nissan Open California   Robert Allenby (3) 276 (−8) 612,000
Mar 4 Genuity Championship Florida   Joe Durant (3) 270 (−18) 810,000
Mar 11 Honda Classic Florida   Jesper Parnevik (5) 270 (−18) 576,000
Mar 18 Bay Hill Invitational Florida   Tiger Woods (25) 273 (−15) 630,000
Mar 26 The Players Championship Florida   Tiger Woods (26) 274 (−14) 1,080,000
Apr 1 BellSouth Classic Georgia   Scott McCarron (3) 280 (−8) 594,000
Apr 8 Masters Tournament Georgia   Tiger Woods (27) 272 (−16) 1,008,000
Apr 16 WorldCom Classic - The Heritage of Golf South Carolina   José Cóceres (1) 273 (−11) 630,000
Apr 22 Shell Houston Open Texas   Hal Sutton (14) 278 (−10) 612,000
Apr 29 Greater Greensboro Chrysler Classic North Carolina   Scott Hoch (9) 272 (−16) 630,000
May 6 Compaq Classic of New Orleans Louisiana   David Toms (5) 266 (−22) 720,000
May 13 Verizon Byron Nelson Classic Texas   Robert Damron (1) 263 (−17) 810,000
May 20 MasterCard Colonial Texas   Sergio García (1) 267 (−13) 720,000
May 28 Kemper Insurance Open Maryland   Frank Lickliter (1) 268 (−16) 630,000
Jun 3 The Memorial Tournament Ohio   Tiger Woods (28) 271 (−17) 738,000
Jun 10 FedEx St. Jude Classic Tennessee   Bob Estes (2) 267 (−17) 630,000
Jun 18 U.S. Open Oklahoma   Retief Goosen (1) 276 (−4) 900,000
Jun 25 Buick Classic New York   Sergio García (2) 268 (−16) 630,000
Jul 1 Canon Greater Hartford Open Connecticut   Phil Mickelson (19) 264 (−16) 558,000
Jul 8 Advil Western Open Illinois   Scott Hoch (10) 267 (−21) 648,000
Jul 15 Greater Milwaukee Open Wisconsin   Shigeki Maruyama (1) 266 (−18) 558,000
Jul 22 The Open Championship (British Open) England   David Duval (13) 274 (−10) 858,300
Jul 22 B.C. Open New York   Jeff Sluman (5) 266 (−22) 360,000
Jul 29 John Deere Classic Illinois   David Gossett (1) 265 (−19) 504,000
Aug 5 The International Colorado   Tom Pernice, Jr. (2) 34 (Stableford) 720,000
Aug 12 Buick Open Michigan   Kenny Perry (4) 263 (−25) 558,000
Aug 19 PGA Championship Georgia   David Toms (6) 265 (−15) 936,000
Aug 26 Reno-Tahoe Open Nevada   John Cook (11) 271 (−17) 540,000
Aug 26 WGC-NEC Invitational Ohio   Tiger Woods (29) 268 (−12) 1,000,000
Sep 2 Air Canada Championship Canada   Joel Edwards (1) 265 (−19) 612,000
Sep 9 Bell Canadian Open Canada   Scott Verplank (4) 266 (−14) 684,000
Sep 16 Tampa Bay Classic Florida cancelled due to terrorist attacks on 9/11 (450,000)
Sep 16 WGC-American Express Championship Missouri cancelled due to terrorist attacks on 9/11 (1,000,000)
Sep 23 Marconi Pennsylvania Classic Pennsylvania   Robert Allenby (4) 269 (−19) 594,000
Sep 30 Texas Open at LaCantera Texas   Justin Leonard (6) 266 (−18) 540,000
Oct 7 Michelob Championship at Kingsmill Virginia   David Toms (7) 269 (−15) 630,000
Oct 14 Invensys Classic at Las Vegas Nevada   Bob Estes (3) 329 (−30) 810,000
Oct 21 National Car Rental Golf Classic Disney Florida   José Cóceres (2) 265 (−23) 612,000
Oct 28 Buick Challenge Georgia   Chris DiMarco (2) 267 (−21) 612,000
Nov 4 Southern Farm Bureau Classic Mississippi   Cameron Beckman (1) 269 (−19) 432,000
Nov 4 The Tour Championship Texas   Mike Weir (3) 270 (−14) 900,000

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LeadersEdit

Scoring Average leaders

Rank Player Country Average
1 Tiger Woods   United States 68.81
2 Davis Love III   United States 69.06
3 Sergio García   Spain 69.13
4 Phil Mickelson   United States 69.21
5 Vijay Singh   Fiji 69.21

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Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Events Wins
1 Tiger Woods   United States 5,687,777 19 5
2 Phil Mickelson   United States 4,403,883 23 2
3 David Toms   United States 3,791,595 28 3
4 Vijay Singh   Fiji 3,440,829 26 0
5 Davis Love III   United States 3,169,463 20 1

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Career Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Wins
1 Tiger Woods   United States 26,191,227 29
2 Davis Love III   United States 17,994,690 14
3 Phil Mickelson   United States 17,837,998 19
4 David Duval   United States 15,312,553 13
5 Scott Hoch   United States 14,553,202 10

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AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2001 Schedule". PGA Tour.
  2. ^ "Scoring Average – 2001". PGA Tour.
  3. ^ "Money Leaders – 2001". PGA Tour.
  4. ^ "Career Money Leaders – 2001". PGA Tour.

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