Record number of PGA Championships, won by Walter Hagen (1921, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927) and Jack Nicklaus (1963, 1971, 1973, 1975, 1980). Tiger Woods, a four-time PGA champion (1999, 2000, 2006, 2007) will seek to equal the career mark this week. Play in the 101st PGA Championship begins today at Bethpage State Park’s Black Course in Farmingdale, N.Y. (tee times).
Number of years that the Knoxville Open will have been played when the Web.com Tour event begins today at Fox Den Country Club in Knoxville, Tenn. The tournament, one of four surviving events from the developmental tour’s 1990 inaugural season, has been held at Fox Den since 1999 (tee times).