WHY THEY’RE SPE­CIAL

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GARY PLAYER

Age: 81 Ma­jor ti­tles: Nine Se­nior Ma­jor ti­tles: Six PGA Tour wins: 24 In­ter­na­tional vic­to­ries: 115 Prize money: Around $8 mil­lion Pres­i­dent’s Cup: Rest of the World cap­tain in 2003, ’05 & ’07.

Low score: 63 in the 1984 PGA Cham­pi­onship.

TOM WAT­SON

Age: 67 Ma­jor ti­tles: Eight Se­nior Ma­jor ti­tles: Six PGA Tour wins: 39 In­ter­na­tional vic­to­ries: Four Prize money: Around $26 mil­lion Ryder Cup: Played for US in 1977, ’81, ’83 & ’89 and was cap­tain in 1993 & 2014.

Low score: 62 (three times).

BERN­HARD LANGER

Age: 60 Ma­jor ti­tles: Two Se­nior Ma­jor ti­tles: 10 Euro­pean Tour wins: 42 Prize money: $33.5 mil­lion plus Ryder Cup: Played for Europe 10 times and was win­ning 2004 cap­tain Low score: 62 (four times)

FRED COU­PLES

Age: 57. Ma­jor ti­tles: One Se­nior Ma­jor ti­tles: Two PGA Tour wins: 15 Prize money: Around $33 mil­lion Ryder Cup: Five US ap­pear­ances be­tween 1989-97

Low score: 61 in 2014 PGA Tour’s Shaw Char­ity Clas­sic

TOM LEHMAN

Age: 58 Ma­jor ti­tles: One Se­nior ma­jor ti­tles: Three PGA Tour wins: Five Prize money: Around £32 mil­lion Ryder Cup: Three US ap­pear­ances (1995, 97 & 99) and cap­tain of 2006 team.

Low score: 62 in 2012 Charles Sch­wab Club Cham­pi­onship.

The in­ter­view took place at the lat­est Gary Player In­vi­ta­tional event at Went­worth. Beren­berg, the pri­vate and in­vest­ment bank, and Black Knight In­ter­na­tional united some of the big­gest names in golf, busi­ness and en­ter­tain­ment un­der the ban­ner of ‘Golf & Giv­ing’ to raise more than £126,000 for var­i­ous chil­dren’s char­i­ties.

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