2006 WGC-American Express Championship
Tournament information
Dates 28 September – 1 October 2006
Location Hertfordshire, England
Course(s) The Grove Golf Course
Tour(s) PGA Tour
European Tour
Statistics
Par 71
Length 7,125
Field 62 players
Cut None
Prize fund $7,500,000
Winner's share $1,300,000
Champion
Tiger Woods
261 (–23)
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The 2006 WGC-American Express Championship was a golf tournament that was contested from 28 September – 1 October 2006 at The Grove Golf Course in Hertfordshire, England. It was the seventh WGC-American Express Championship tournament, and the third of four World Golf Championships events held in 2006.

World number 1 Tiger Woods won the tournament with a record aggregate score of 261, to capture his fifth WGC-American Express Championship and his twelfth World Golf Championships title.

Round summaries

First round

# Player Country Score To par
1 Tiger Woods  United States 63 –8
T2 Pádraig Harrington  Ireland 64 –7
Ian Poulter  England
T4 Stewart Cink  United States 65 –6
Ernie Els  South Africa
T6 David Howell  England 66 –5
Jyoti Randhawa  India
T8 Chad Campbell  United States 67 –4
Simon Dyson  England
Jim Furyk  United States
Robert Karlsson  Sweden
Nick O'Hern  Australia
Adam Scott  Australia

Second round

# Player Country Score To par
1 Tiger Woods  United States 63-64=127 –15
T2 Stewart Cink  United States 65-67=132 –10
Jim Furyk  United States 67-65=132
David Howell  England 66-66=132
5 Pádraig Harrington  Ireland 64-69=133 –9
6 Brett Quigley  United States 70-64=134 –8
T7 Ernie Els  South Africa 65-70=135 –7
Ian Poulter  England 64-71=135
Adam Scott  Australia 67-68=135
Henrik Stenson  Sweden 68-67=135

Third round

# Player Country Score To par
1 Tiger Woods  United States 63-64-67=194 –19
2 Adam Scott  Australia 67-68-65=200 –13
T3 Jim Furyk  United States 67-65-69=201 –12
Brett Quigley  United States 70-64-67=201
5 Stewart Cink  United States 65-67-70=202 –11
T6 David Howell  England 66-66-71=203 –10
Ian Poulter  England 64-71-68=203
Henrik Stenson  Sweden 68-67-68=203
T9 Ernie Els  South Africa 65-70-69=204 –9
Pádraig Harrington  Ireland 64-69-71=204
Trevor Immelman  South Africa 68-68-68=204

Final leaderboard

# Player Country Score To par Winnings ($)
1 Tiger Woods  United States 63-64-67-67=261 –23 1,300,000
T2 Ian Poulter  England 64-71-68-66=269 –15 610,000
Adam Scott  Australia 67-68-65-69=269
4 Jim Furyk  United States 67-65-69-69=270 –14 345,000
5 Ernie Els  South Africa 65-70-69-67=271 –13 290,000
T6 Stuart Appleby  Australia 71-66-70-66=273 –11 216,667
Luke Donald  England 68-70-67-68=273
Brett Wetterich  United States 70-66-69-68=273
T9 Trevor Immelman  South Africa 68-68-68-70=274 –10 150,000
Brett Quigley  United States 70-64-67-73=274
Thongchai Jaidee  Thailand 71-67-71-65=274

External links

  • Full results