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Charl Schwartzel

Country: South Africa

Age: 32     Born: 08/31/84 in Johannesburg, South Africa

Residence: Vereeniging, South Africa

Height: 5-11     Weight: 160

World Golf Rank: 29

Turned Pro: 2002      Wins: 15

Masters Earnings: $1,621,563

2017 Masters Qualification(s): 2011 Masters Tournament champion.Qualifier for the season-ending Tour Championship. Among 50 leaders on the Final Official World Golf Ranking for 2016.

 
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Hole By Hole Scores

Round 4
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Tot
Par 4 5 4 3 4 3 4 5 4 36 4 4 3 5 4 5 3 4 4 36 72
Rnd 4 4 5 3 4 3 4 5 3 35 4 3 3 4 5 4 3 4 3 33 68
Tot -2 -3 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -3 -3 -3 -4 -4 -5 -4 -5 -5 -5 -6 -6 -6
 
Round 3
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Tot
Par 4 5 4 3 4 3 4 5 4 36 4 4 3 5 4 5 3 4 4 36 72
Rnd 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 4 35 4 4 3 4 4 3 3 4 4 33 68
Tot 2 1 1 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2
 
Round 2
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Tot
Par 4 5 4 3 4 3 4 5 4 36 4 4 3 5 4 5 3 4 4 36 72
Rnd 5 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 3 35 4 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 37 72
Tot 3 2 2 3 3 3 3 2 1 1 1 2 3 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 +2
 
Round 1
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Tot
Par 4 5 4 3 4 3 4 5 4 36 4 4 3 5 4 5 3 4 4 36 72
Rnd 4 6 5 3 5 3 4 5 5 40 4 4 3 5 4 4 2 4 4 34 74
Tot 0 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 2 2 2 2 +2

Tournament

1 16 43 12 0 0
Eagles Birdies Pars Bogeys 2x Bogeys Other

Performance by Round

  Par 3s Par 4s Par 5s
Rnd 1 -1 +3 E
Rnd 2 +3 +1 -4
Rnd 3 +1 E -5
Rnd 4 E -1 -3
All Rnds +3 +3 -12

Masters Record

Year Place Score Round Earnings
1 2 3 4
2016 T63 +8 76 76     $ 10,000
2015 T38 +1 71 70 73 75 $ 40,000
2014 T52 +5 73 76     $ 10,000
2013 T25 +2 71 71 75 73 $ 56,040
2012 T50 +8 72 75 75 74 $ 19,960
2011 1 -14 69 71 68 66 $ 1,440,000
2010 T30 +3 69 76 72 74 $ 45,563


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2011 Masters champ Schwartzel's Valspar title defense in jeopardy

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2011 Masters champ Schwartzel's Valspar title defense in jeopardy

2011 Masters champion Charl Schwartzel is the defending champion at this week's Valspar Championship. But he faces an unusual challenge this week. For the first time in 28 years of golf, he was struck by a golf ball in Wednesday's ...

Charl Schwartzel rallies and beats Bill Haas in a playoff

PALM HARBOR, Fla. — Charl Schwartzel used two big birdies to close with a 4-under 67 and made up a five-shot deficit. All he needed was a par on the first hole of a playoff Sunday at Innisbrook to ...

Charl Schwartzel ready to embrace change

Charl Schwartzel failed family planning 101 for Masters champions – never risk a delivery date in early April. The first child for Charl and Rosalind Schwartzel is due between April 3-8 – that latter date the Monday of Masters ...

Zach Johnson needs an equalizer

With the exception of Phil Mickelson, there’s only one Masters Tournament champion since 2007 who has won a PGA Tour event following his Augusta win – and he’s won seven of them. That would be Zach Johnson, the 2007 ...

Louis Oosthuizen hopes to make more memories

There is a remarkable simplicity in the way Louis Oosthuizen spontaneously “arrives.” For so long you hardly notice he’s around, and suddenly you can’t take your eyes off him. “You guys don’t know it, but when he’s playing like ...

2011 champ Charl Schwartzel returns to Augusta with more consistency, less pressure

If favorites are based solely on the facts presented week after week on the golf course, Charl Schwartzel has put together the strongest résumé for green jacket consideration in the world. With the possible exception of American Brandt Snedeker ...

Charl Schwartzel out of Masters chase after 75

Even Charl Schwartzel doesn’t think he can heat up enough today to challenge for the Masters title, and he’s known for being quite streaky in these parts. The defending champion has dug such a big hole that even breaking – ...

Opening round disappoints Charl Schwartzel

A year after Charl Schwart­z­el took advantage of several late birdie opportunities in a frenzied finish on his way to a green jacket, the reigning Masters Tournament champion felt the opposite in his first competitive round back at Augusta ...

Opening round disappoints Charl Schwartzel

A year after Charl Schwart­z­el took advantage of several late birdie opportunities in a frenzied finish on his way to a green jacket, the reigning Masters Tournament champion felt the opposite in his first competitive round back at Augusta National ...

Schwartzel's menu a hit for Masters champions

Two-time Masters Tournament champion Ben Crenshaw, who served as the master of ceremonies for Tuesday’s Champions Dinner, said Charl Schwartzel’s South African fare was a hit. “It was wonderful,” Crenshaw said of the menu, which featured South African barbecued filet ...

Schwartzel's menu a hit for Masters champions

Two-time Masters Tournament champion Ben Crenshaw, who served as the master of ceremonies for Tuesday’s Champions Dinner, said Charl Schwartzel’s South African fare was a hit. “It was wonderful,” Crenshaw said of the menu, which featured South African barbecued filet ...

No monkey business on Charl Schwartzel's menu

Before he played host to the Champions Dinner on Tuesday night, Charl Schwartzel explained one of the exotic sauces on the menu wasn’t as bad as it sounds. For the South African BBQ, Masters Tournament champions could dine on filet ...

Defending Masters champion Charl Schwartzel surprised by last year's finish

Charl Schwartzel didn’t realize he closed the 2011 Masters Tournament with four consecutive birdies. He had bigger things on his mind. “When that putt disappeared on 18, honestly the last thing that went through my mind is that I made ...

Players appreciate Charl Schwartzel's final-round feat

Imagine if one of golf’s superstars had birdied the final four holes to win the Masters Tournament. The buzz might never die. When Charl Schwartzel did it to win the 2011 Masters, it was greeted with amazement. But the appreciation ...

Players appreciate Charl Schwartzel's final-round feat

Imagine if one of golf’s superstars had birdied the final four holes to win the Masters Tournament. The buzz might never die. When Charl Schwartzel did it to win the 2011 Masters, it was greeted with amazement. But the appreciation ...

South African icons different for Charl Schwartzel's generation

BLAIR ATHOLL, South Africa ­— Charl Schwartzel’s new house overlooks the rolling hills of Gary Player’s family estate. That is about as far as the connection goes between two South Afri­cans who won Masters Tour­naments 50 years apart. For Schwartzel ...

Charl Schwartzel's story is the rise of a natural

VEREENIGING, South Africa — Charl Schwartzel stands in the middle of the 10-by-12 bedroom where he slept for more than 20 years. In the year since he moved out of his parents’ farmhouse, the modest space has been rearranged to ...

Schwartzel enjoys year as Masters champion

Knowing just how much the folks at Augusta National Golf Club like curve balls, Masters Tournament champion Charl Schwartzel is still waiting on a ruling for his unconventional Champions Dinner request.

Charl Schwartzel wants to try something different for the Champions Dinner

Ask any reigning Masters Tournament champion what they plan to serve at the annual Champions Dinner and the responses are generally vague - meat and potatoes with some kind of twist from their native country or state.

Charl Schwartzel wants to try something different for the Champions Dinner

Ask any reigning Masters Tournament champion what they plan to serve at the annual Champions Dinner and the responses are generally vague - meat and potatoes with some kind of twist from their native country or state.

Nicklaus gave Schwartzel tips on how to play Augusta

On the 25th anniversary of his famous Masters Tournament victory, Jack Nicklaus even played a role in Charl Schwartzel's spellbinding two-shot victory Sunday at Augusta National Golf Club.

Schwartzel's dad didn't miss this victory

JOHANNESBURG --- It was 12:48 a.m. Monday in South Africa when Charl Schwartzel sealed his first major title with a birdie on the last hole at the Masters Tournament.

Schwartzel closes with four birdies

Someone was going to have to do something special to win what was turning into one of the wildest Masters Tournaments on record Sunday afternoon at Augusta National Golf Club. South Africa's Charl Schwartzel did. His historic finish in the 75th Masters was appropriate because it came on the 50th anniversary of countryman Gary Player's becoming the first international player to win the tournament.

Masters Tournament Sunday Timeline

Schwartzel finishes in style by rolling in a 15-footer for his fourth consecutive birdie, a 66 and a four-round total of 14-under to win his first green jacket.

Charl Schwartzel wins the Masters

Charl Schwartzel has won the 2011 Masters golf tournament at Augusta National Golf Club

Schwartzel gets momentum with 68

Fifty years after Gary Player made history as the first international Masters Tournament winner, another South African has a chance to win. Charl Schwartzel finished three rounds at 8-under par, which tied him for second place with Angel Cabrera, K.J. Choi and Jason Day.

South Africa's Schwartzel jumps into contention

With one successful eagle chip on the par-5 eighth hole Thursday, Charl Schwartzel pushed himself into the thick of the Masters Tournament race. After a solid drive, Schwartzel went for the green with his second shot on the 570-yard hole and fell a yard shy of the green. He cashed in the eagle to move to 4-under.