The Top 10 GIR players on the PGA Tour

We take a look at the Top 10 players on the PGA Tour wih the highest Greens in Regulation percentage.

Jack Seddon's picture
Tue, 5 May 2020
The Top 10 GIR players on the PGA Tour

Golf is a simple game really. Get your ball on the green in regulation, take one or two putts and walk to the next tee, easy right? If only. But there are some players out there who have a knack for making GIR look very easy indeed.

So in this article, we take a look at the top 10 players on the PGA Tour with the highest Greens in Regulation percentage, starting with the 10th and working our way down to No.1.

T9 - Xander Schauffele

Greens in Regulation: 72.22%

Greens Hit: 390 / 540

T9 - Tyrrell Hatton

Greens in Regulation: 72.22%

Greens Hit: 208 / 288

8th - Emiliano Grillo

Greens in Regulation: 72.37%

Greens Hit: 482 / 666

7th - Webb Simpson

Greens in Regulation: 72.5%

Greens Hit: 261 / 360

6th - Gary Woodland

Greens in Regulation: 72.59%

Greens Hit: 392 / 540

5th - Harris English

Greens in Regulation: 73.02%

Greens Hit: 552 / 756

4th - Corey Conners

Greens in Regulation: 74.03%

Greens Hit: 533 / 720

T2 - Patrick Cantlay

Greens in Regulation: 75%

Greens Hit: 270 / 360

T2 - Boo Weekley

Greens in Regulation: 75%

Greens Hit: 189 / 251

1st - Jim Furyk

Greens in Regulation: 76.32%

Greens Hit: 261 / 342

PGA Tour veteran Jim Furyk currently sits in pole position for Greens in Regulation at 76.32%. At 49-years-old, Furyk is still going strong and still hopes to add to his 17 PGA Tour wins, with his last coming at the 2015 RBC Heritage, where he beat Kevin Kisner in a playoff.

With his unique swing, Furyk remains one of the most consitent iron strikers in the world, making hitting greens in regulation that little bit easier.