Women’s Golf – Most Wins in Majors

The most wins achieved at each of the four long-established major golf tournaments for women are:

  Championship Most Wins
  Kraft Nabisco Championship 3 Amy Alcott (US)  1983,88,91
    3 Betsy King (US) 1987,90,97
    3 Annika Sorenstam (Swe) 2001,02,05
  US Open 4 Betsy Rawls (US) 1951,53,57,60
    4 Mickey Wright (US) 1958,59,60,64
  British Open 2 Yani Tseng (Tai) 2010,11
    2 Jiyai Shin (South Korea)2008,12
    Karrie Webb and Sherri Steinhauer each have 3 wins but only one since it was recognised as a Major
  LPGA Championship 4 Mickey Wright (US) 1958,60,61,63

The most wins in total at major tournaments by a woman is 15 by Patty Berg (USA) between 1937 and 1959.  In the modern era the most is 10 by Annika Sorenstam between 1995 and 2006.

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