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Bubba Watson – Professional Player from USA

Bubba Watson is a professional golfer from the United States of America, who is currently a member of the US PGA Tour. Among the few golfers on Tour who are left-handed, he is a multiple time winner of major titles, having secured two major titles in his career, with both of those wins coming in the Masters Tournament, the first one in 2012 and the second in 2014.

2014 was the best year for the 36 year old as he reached a career high ranking of third in the Official Golf World Rankings on the back of his brilliant displays at the Masters Tournament.

Watson is among the longest drivers in the sport at the moment, having registered an average drive of 31502 yards (288.2 m) and he is capable of hitting the ball over a distance of a whopping 350 yards (320 m) generating speeds in the region of 194 mile per hour or 312 kilometres per hour.

After a successful career as a collegiate golfer, Bubba Watson turned professional in 2003 joining the Nationwide Tour, which he was a part of till 2005. He qualified for the US PGA Tour in 2005 by virtue of finishing in 21st place of the money list on the Nationwide Tour, which gave him the last berth on the PGA Tour.

The first win that Watson managed on the US PGA Tour came in 2010 when he won the Travelers Championship. His second title came at the Farmers Insurance Open which he followed up with the win at the Masters Tournament, securing his first major title.

Since then, Bubba Watson has been a regular in the top ten of the golf rankings and cemented his position as one of the best players on the PGA Tour with his second major win in 2014.