Tom Weiskopf

Golf Analyst

Former PGA Tour golfer and major championship winner Tom Weiskopf works as an analyst on ESPN’s coverage of The Open Championship, both on the telecast and on ESPN3’s interactive broadcasts.

During his playing career, the Ohio native won 16 times on the PGA Tour with his biggest victory coming in the 1973 Open Championship at Royal Troon. With Ben Hogan and Jack Nicklaus, he shares the record for the most runner-up finishes (four) at the Masters. He also was a member of the U.S. Ryder Cup teams in 1973 and 1975.

He made his professional debut in 1964 and won his first event in 1968 in San Diego. His last PGA Tour win was the 1983 Western Open. Weiskopf also competed on the Champion’s Tour for several years and won the 1995 U.S. Senior Open.

He began his TV career with CBS in the early 1980s as part of the network’s coverage of the Masters.

Weiskopf is world-renowned as a golf course architect and has designed more than 60 courses since 1985. He was named “Golf Architect of the Year” by Golf World magazine in 1996.