Julius Boros won the 1968 PGA Championship at 48 years, four months and 18 days old. Jack Nicklaus won the 1986 Masters at 46 years, two months and 23 days old. They are the oldest examples that players over 40 are still very capable of winning major championships.
Ernie Els won last year’s Open Championship at 42 years, 7 months and 22 days of age.
Who else of today’s aging stars still has what it takes to win on one of golf’s biggest stages?
Here’s a list of 10 possibilities.