What's Your Golf IQ?

Golf Digest set out to test average golfers on their knowledge of the game. Here are the surprising results.

Released on 2/15/2013

Transcript

00:00
(elevator music)
00:10
[Speaker] Who is the number one player in women's golf?
00:12
Women's golf, the little short Chinese girl,
00:14
I can't think of her name!
00:16
Miyata?
00:17
I have no idea.
00:18
Michelle Wie?
00:19
Stacy Lewis.
00:20
Stacy Lewis.
00:22
Lopez, I don't know.
00:23
Akazoka, ah, I can't think of her name.
00:27
Her name is Cheyenne or something.
00:29
Annika Sorenstam.
00:30
Yani Tseng?
00:33
[Speaker] This guy won the 2012 FedEx Cup,
00:35
who is he?
00:37
I recognize him, but I can't tell you his name.
00:40
No, I don't really recognize him,
00:42
and I watch golf all the time.
00:43
Jimmy Connor.
00:44
I don't know.
00:45
I don't know.
00:46
I forgot his name, but he's a good
00:49
golf player, I'll tell you that.
00:51
Boo Weekley.
00:52
Snedeker?
00:53
Brent Snedeker?
00:55
Brandt Snedeker.
00:57
[Speaker] Who won this year's men's US open?
01:00
I'm gonna guess Arnelles.
01:02
I watched it, but I just really don't remember off-hand.
01:04
I'm not sure.
01:05
I don't know off the top of my head.
01:07
Phil Mickelson?
01:08
Maybe Roy Mcllroy.
01:10
Roy Mcllroy?
01:11
Roy Mcllroy.
01:12
Andy Mcllroy.
01:13
I don't know that one either.
01:16
Show me the picture please.
01:19
Webb Simpson.
01:20
[Speaker] When did Tiger Woods last win a
01:22
major championship?
01:24
2006?
01:25
2009?
01:28
2010?
01:29
2011?
01:31
I believe, this year.
01:32
I think two years ago, maybe three.
01:35
It was last year.
01:36
And with his bad knee when he beat Rocco Mediate,
01:38
the US open, I don't remember what year it was, though.
01:41
2008.
01:45
[Speaker] What's your cure for a friend who has
01:47
the shanks?
01:48
Antibiotics and rest.
01:50
Pray?
01:51
Take all of his change out of his right pocket,
01:54
put it into his left pocket.
01:55
Give him several beers,
01:56
which we call aiming fluid.
01:58
Just relax.
01:59
Relax.
02:00
Overcompensate.
02:01
A bloody Mary or a beer.
02:03
Pepto Bismol.
02:04
Tie his shoes together.
02:05
There's no cure for the shanks, you're (bleep).
02:08
I'll go out there and I'll give some like
02:10
some information.
02:17
Swing, go with the flow.
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