Career Wins

1991
Amatola Sun Classic, King Williams Town GC, South Africa
70, 72, 67: 209, 4-under par

1992
Protea Assurance South African Open, Houghton GC, South Africa
65, 69, 69, 70: 273, 15-under par 

Lexington South African PGA Championship, Wanderers GC, South Africa
69, 66, 65, 71: 271, 9-under par 

South African Masters, Dainfern CC, South Africa
67, 70, 71, 67: 275, 13-under par

Hollard Royal Swazi Sun Classic, Royal Swazi Sun CC, South Africa
74, 67, 64, 64: 269, 19-under par

First National Bank Players Championship, Royal Johannesburg GC, South Africa
68, 68, 65, 69: 270, 18-under par

Goodyear Classic, Humewood GC, South Africa
71, 69, 69, 67: 276, 12-under par

1993
Dunlop Phoenix Tournament, Phoenix Country Club, Japan
68, 69, 65, 69: 271, 17-under par

1994
Dubai Desert Classic, Emirates GC, Dubai
61, 69, 67, 71: 268, 20-under par

US OPEN, Oakmont CC, Pennsylvania
69, 71, 66, 73: 279, 5-under par (Ernie shoots 74 in Monday’s 18-hole three-way playoff with Colin Montgomerie and Loren Roberts to win his first Major)

Toyota World Matchplay Championship, Wentworth Club, England
Beats Colin Montgomerie in final, 4&2, Ernie’s first World Match Play title

Johnnie Walker World Championship, Tryall GC, Jamaica
64, 64, 71, 69: 268, 16-under par

Sarazen World Open (inaugural), Chateau Elan G&CC, Atlanta, Georgia
67, 73, 68, 65: 273, 15-under par

1995
GTE Byron Nelson Classic, TPC Four Seasons Resort & Cottonwood Valley GC, Texas
69, 61, 65, 68: 263, 17-under par

Toyota World Matchplay Championship, Wentworth Club, England
Beats Steve Elkington in final, 3&1, Ernie’s second World Match Play title

Bells Cup, Fancourt Golf Club, South Africa
69, 67, 69, 70: 275, 13-under par

Lexington South African PGA Championship
65, 71, 71, 64: 271, 9-under par 

1996
South African Open, Royal Cape GC, South Africa
65, 70, 74, 66: 275, 13-under par

Buick Classic, Westchester CC, New York
65, 66, 69, 71: 271, 13-under par

Toyota World Matchplay Championship, Wentworth Club, England
Beats Vijay Singh in final, 3&2, Ernie’s third World Match Play title

Johnnie Walker Super Tour Event, played on multiple venues across Asia
67, 71, 71, 65: 274, 14-under par

World Cup of Golf, Erinvale GC, South Africa
with Wayne Westner (Ernie also wins individual title 68, 72, 65, 67: 272, 16-under par)

1997
Johnnie Walker Classic, Hope Island GC, Australia
70, 68, 71, 69: 278, 10-under par

US OPEN, Congressional CC, Bethesda, Maryland
71, 67, 69, 69: 276, 4-under par

Buick Classic, Westchester CC, New York
64, 68, 67, 69: 268, 16-under par

PGA Grand Slam of Golf, Poipu Bay Resort GC, Hawaii
68, 65: 133, 11-under par

Dunhill Links Championship, The Old Course St Andrews, Scotland
South African team of Els, David Frost and Retief Goosen win in matchplay format over four days

1998
South African Open, Durban CC, South Africa
64, 72, 68, 69: 273, 15-under par

Bay Hill Invitational, Bay Hill Club & Lodge, Florida
67, 69, 65, 73: 274, 14-under par

Dunhill Links Championship, The Old Course St Andrews, Scotland
South African team of Els, David Frost and Retief Goosen win in matchplay format over four days 

1999
Alfred Dunhill South African PGA Championship, Houghton GC, South Africa
67, 69, 69, 68: 273, 15-under par 

Nissan Open, Riviera CC, California
68, 66, 68, 68: 270, 14-under par

Nedbank Golf Challenge, Sun City Resort, South Africa
67, 66, 64, 66: 263, 25-under par

2000
The International, Castle Pines, Colorado
48 points in modified stableford format (joint-highest score in the tournament’s 20-year history)

Nedbank Golf Challenge, Sun City Resort, South Africa
66, 67, 67, 68: 268, 20-under par

Standard Life Loch Lomond Tournament, Loch Lomond GC, Scotland
69, 67, 69, 68: 273, 11-under par

2001
World Cup of Golf, Taiheiyo GC, Japan
with Retief Goosen 64, 71, 63, 66: 264, 24-under par

Vodacom Players Championship, Royal Cape GC, South Africa
70, 68, 70, 65: 273, 15-under par

2002
Heineken Classic, Royal Melbourne GC, Australia
64, 69, 69, 69: 271, 17-under par

Dubai Desert Classic, Emirates GC, Dubai
68, 68, 67, 69: 272, 16-under par

Genuity Championship, Doral, Florida
66, 67, 66, 72: 271, 17-under par

THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP, Muirfield GC, Scotland
70, 66, 72, 70: 278, 6-under par (wins four-man, four-hole playoff against Thomas Levet, Steve Elkington and Stuart Appleby)

Nedbank Golf Challenge, Sun City Resort, South Africa
70, 65, 69, 63: 267, 21-under par

Cisco World Match Play Championship, Wentworth Club, England
Beats Sergio Garcia in final, 2&1, Ernie’s fourth World Match Play title

2003
Mercedes Championship, Kapalua CC, Hawaii
64, 65, 65, 67: 261, 31-under par (PGA TOUR 72-hole record score)

Sony Open in Hawaii, Waialae CC, Hawaii
66, 65, 66, 67: 264, 16-under par

Heineken Classic, Royal Melbourne GC, Australia
70, 72, 66, 65: 273, 15-under par

Johnnie Walker Classic, Lake Karrinyup CC, Australia
64, 65, 64, 66: 259, 29-under par

Barclays Scottish Open, Loch Lomond GC, Scotland
64, 67, 67, 69: 267, 17-under par

Omega European Masters, Crans-sur-Sierre GC, Switzerland
65, 69, 68, 65: 267, 17-under par

HSBC World Match Play Championship, Wentworth Club, England
Beats Thomas Bjorn in final, 4&3, Ernie’s fifth World Match Play title

2004
Sony Open in Hawaii, Waialae CC, Hawaii
67, 64, 66, 65: 262, 18-under par

Heineken Classic, Royal Melbourne GC, Australia
60, 66, 68, 74: 268, 20-under par

Memorial Tournament, Muirfield Village GC, Ohio
68, 70, 66, 66: 270, 18-under par

WGC – American Express Championship, Mount Juliet GC, Ireland
69, 64, 68, 69: 270, 18-under par

HSBC World Match Play Championship, Wentworth Club, England
Beats Lee Westwood in final, 2&1, Ernie’s sixth World Match Play title

2005
Dubai Desert Classic, Emirates GC, Dubai
66, 68, 67, 68: 269, 19-under par

Qatar Masters, Doha GC, Qatar
73, 69, 69, 65: 276, 12-under par

BMW Asian Open, Thomson Shanghai Pudong GC, China
67, 62, 68, 65: 262: 26-under par

2006
Dunhill Championship, Leopard Creek CC, South Africa
71, 67, 68, 68: 274, 14-under par

2007
South African Airways Open, Humewood GC, South Africa
67, 66, 66, 65: 264, 24-under par

HSBC World Matchplay Championship, Wentworth Club, England
Beats Angel Cabrera in final, 6&4, Ernie’s seventh World Match Play title

2008
Honda Classic, PGA National GC, Florida
67, 70, 70, 67: 274, 6-under par

King Hassan II Trophy, The Royal Golf Dar Es Salam, Morocco
69, 67, 71, 68: 275, 17-under par

2010
WGC – CA Championship, Doral, Florida
68, 66, 70, 66: 270, 18-under par

Arnold Palmer Invitational, Bay Hill Club & Lodge, Florida
68, 69, 69, 71: 277, 11-under par

PGA Grand Slam of Golf, Port Royal GC, Bermuda
68, 69: 137, 5-under par

2011
South African Open, Durban CC, South Africa
65, 65, 64, 63: 257, 25-under par

2012
THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP
, Royal Lytham & St Annes GC, England
67, 70, 68, 68: 273, 7-under par

2013
BMW International Open, Golfclub München Eichenried, Germany
63, 69, 69, 69: 270, 18-under par

Total wins to date: 70

Teams
Alfred Dunhill Cup:
1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997 (winners), 1998 (winners), 1999 & 2000
World Cup: 1992, 1993, 1996 (individual and team winners), 1997 & 2001 (winners)
Presidents Cup: 1996, 1998 (winners), 2000, 2003, 2007, 2009, 2011 & 2013
Individual Record: Played 40, Won 20, Lost 18, Halved 2

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