20 Best Male Golfers of All Time

Got a thing for golf? Golf as we know it began in Scotland a few centuries ago. Nowadays, golf courses big and small are located around the world. Players compete internationally with standardized rules, or just enjoy a round or two with friends to relax.

Whether you just enjoy a casual putt from time to time or are into a more competitive game, there are some golfing greats to aspire to and improve your game. In alphabetical order, here are 20 of the best male golfers of all time.

1. Seve Ballesteros


Spaniard Steve Ballesteros was a professional golfer from the 1970s until the 1990s, beginning as a  professional player as a teenager. During his international career he won over 90 tournaments, 50 of those in Europe. He came from an avid golfing family fraternity – his brothers, uncle, and a nephew have all been professional golfers!