Wednesday, April 29, 2009

8th Annual PGA Players Survey

Sports Illustrated recently polled 72 players from the PGA tour on the current state of golf as well as other current events. Here is a sample:

Do you have Tiger's phone number on your speed dial?

11% Yes
89% No

Tiger Woods has won 14 majors. Will he break Jack Nicklaus's record of 18?

100% Yes
0% No

Who will win a major first: Sergio Garcia, Anthony Kim, Rory McIlroy, Adam Scott or Camilo Villegas?

48% Garcia
19% Kim
14% McIlroy
12% Villegas
7% Scott

Who is the second-best player in golf?

72% Phil Mickelson
12% Sergio Garcia
6% Padraig Harrington

Ernie Els, Padraig Harrington, Phil Mickelson and Vijay Singh all have won three majors. Which player will end his career having won the most?

70% Mickelson
25% Harrington
3% Els
2% Singh

With the Dow around 8,000, have you lost more than $1 million in net worth?

Yes 23%
No 77

Who is the best-dressed player?

Tiger Woods 41%
Adam Scott 19%
Tommy Armour III 14%

Who is the worst-dressed player?

Steve Elkington 24%
Eric Axley 22%
Woody Austin 22%
Ian Poulter 16%

Which of these couples would you and your significant other most want to have dinner with?

Jack and Barbara Nicklaus 33%
Barack and Michelle Obama 33%
Brad and Angelina 24%
Todd and Sarah Palin 7%
Rory and Amy Sabbatini 3%

Barack Obama and Sarah Palin run for president in 2012. Who gets your vote?

Obama 53%
Palin 26%
Undecided 21%