Wayne Player

In 1979, at the age of 17, Wayne made the 36-hole cut at the British Open held at Royal Lytham. In 1982, when he qualified for the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, he and his dad (Gary Player) became the first father/son duo to qualify and play in both a U.S. Open and British Open at the same time. In all, Wayne haswon several amateur and professional titles, competed in two British Opens, a U.S. Open, four British Amateurs and three U.S. Amateurs.