Golf - World Challenge

This event, which takes place each December, is hosted by Tiger Woods. Initially the tournament had a 16-man field, which was increased to 18 players in 2008, consisting of the most recent winners of the four golfing majors, the next top 11 players on the Official World Golf Ranking, the defending champion, and two invited players. Its prize money is not included on the PGA Tour list but the tournament is a tour event and, since 2009, offers Official World Golf Ranking points. In the year of its inauguration, 2000, the tournament was staged twice, in January and DecemberIt was staged at Grayhawk in Scottsdale, Arizona, Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks, California and Isleworth in Florida before finding its current home in Albany in the Bahamas.

YEAR
VENUE
WINNER
2000 Ja
Scottsdale
TOM LEHMAN (USA)
 
2000 Dc Thousand Oaks DAVIS LOVE (USA)   
2001 
Thousand Oaks
TIGER WOODS (USA)
 
2002
Thousand Oaks
PADRAIG HARRINGTON (Irl)
 
2003
Thousand Oaks DAVIS LOVE (USA) 
 
2004
Thousand Oaks TIGER WOODS (USA)
 
2005
Thousand Oaks
LUKE DONALD (Eng)
 
2006
Thousand Oaks TIGER WOODS (USA)
 
2007
Thousand Oaks TIGER WOODS (USA)
 
2008
Thousand Oaks VIJAY SINGGH (Fij)
 
2009
Thousand Oaks
JIM FURYK (USA)
 
2010
Thousand Oaks
*GRAEME McDOWELL (Nir)
 
2011 Thousand Oaks TIGER WOODS (USA)  
2012 Thousand Oaks GRAEME McDOWELL (Nir)  
2013 Thousand Oaks *ZACH JOHNSON (USA)
 
2014 Isleworth JORDAN SPIETH (USA)  
2015 Albany BUBBA WATSON (USA)  
2016 Albany HIDEKI MATSUYAMA (Jpn)  
2017 Albany RICKIE FOWLER (USA)  
2018 Albany JON RAHM (Esp)  
2019 Albany HENRIK STENSON (Swe)  
 
* Won after play-off