Davis Love III

Davis Love

A two-time Ryder Cup captain, and six-time Ryder Cup team member, Davis Love III is one of the most respected players in golf today. 

Davis has amassed 21 PGA tournament victories, including 1997 PGA Championship and twice winning the Players Championship (1992 and 2003), and still participates at the highest standard, including a hole-in-one on Sunday at The Masters, 2016. Davis was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2017.

Beyond golf, Davis is also recipient of the USGA’s International Book Award in 1997 for ‘Every Shot I Take’ in which his honours his late father’s lessons and teachings on golf and life. In 2005, Davis and his wife Robin founded the Davis Love Foundation which contributes to the well-being and progress of society by supporting both national and community based programs that focus on children and their families. The David Love Foundation serves as host for the PGA Tour’s RSM Classic while Davis is the tournament chairman. 

Career highlights:

  • 1997 PGA Championship Winner
  • 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2002 and 2004 U.S. Ryder Cup team member
  • 1992 and 2003 PLAYERS Championship Winner
  • 2010 Ryder Cup Assistant Captain 
  • 2015 Wyndham Championship Winner
  • 2012 and 2016 Ryder Cup Captain

Personal information

Name:
Davis Love III

Birthday:
13/04/1964

Place of birth:
Charlotte, North Carolina

Turned professional:
1985

Career high ranking:
3 (1999)

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Twitter @Love3d

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RSM Classic 

Hosted by Davis Love III, The RSM Classic is an official PGA TOUR golf tournament.

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