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1995 PGA Championship
Tournament information
Dates August 10 - 13, 1995
Location Los Angeles, California
Course(s) Riviera Country Club
Tour(s) PGA Tour
Par 71
Yardage 6,956
Field 150 players, 72 after cut
Cut 142 (E)
Purse $2,000,000
Winner's share $360,000
Steve Elkington
267 (-17), playoff

The 1995 PGA Championship was the 77th PGA Championship held from August 10-13 at Riviera Country Club in Los Angeles, California. Steve Elkington won his first major championship with a birdie in a sudden death playoff over Colin Montgomerie.

Final leaderboard

# Player Country Score To par Winnings
1 Steve Elkington*  Australia 68-67-68-64=267 -17 $360,000
2 Colin Montgomerie  Scotland 68-67-67-65=267 $216,000
T3 Ernie Els  South Africa 66-65-66-72=269 -15 $116,000
Jeff Maggert  United States 66-69-65-69=269
5 Brad Faxon  United States 70-67-71-63=271 -13 $80,000
T6 Bob Estes  United States 69-68-68-68=273 -11 $68,500
Mark O'Meara  United States 64-67-69-73=273
T8 Jay Haas  United States 69-71-64-70=274 -10 $50,000
Justin Leonard  United States 68-66-70-70=274
Steve Lowery  United States 69-68-68-69=274
Jeff Sluman  United States 69-67-68-70=274
Craig Stadler  United States 71-66-66-71=274
T13 Four players tied -9 $33,750

*Elkington defeats Montgomerie on first hole of sudden death playoff.

External links

Preceded by
1995 Open Championship
Major Championships Succeeded by
1996 Masters


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