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Players with the most wins at The Masters golf tournament

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The following is a list of the players with the most wins at The Masters golf tournament. The Masters is one of the four major golf tournaments played annually, and every professional golfer would love to win The Masters at least once.

Every player on this list has won The Masters at least three times.

Players with the most wins at The Masters golf tournament

1. Jack Nicklaus - 6 wins

Jack Nicklaus holds the record for most wins at The Masters with six. Nicklaus won The Masters in 1963, 1965, 1966, 1972, 1975, and 1986.

Jack Nicklaus was 23 when he won his first Masters in 1963, and 46 when he won his last Masters in 1986. With 18 career majors, Jack Nicklaus also holds the record for most career major wins.

T-2. Tiger Woods - 4 wins

Tiger Woods won The Masters in 1997, 2001, 2002, and 2005. Tiger Woods was 21 when he won his first Masters in 1997, and he was the youngest player to ever win a Masters. To date, Tiger Woods has won 14 majors in his career, the second highest total ever behind Jack Nicklaus.

T-2. Arnold Palmer - 4 wins

Arnold Palmer won The Masters in 1958, 1960, 1962, and 1964. Palmer is tied with Tiger Woods for the second most wins at The Masters.

T-4. Phil Mickelson - 3 wins

Phil Mickelson is tied for the fourth most wins ever by a player at The Masters with three wins. Phil Mickelson won The Masters in 2004, 2006, and 2010. To date, Phil Mickelson has won five majors, including a win at the British Open and the PGA Championship, and he has been second at the U.S. Open six times.

T-4. Nick Faldo - 3 wins

England's Nick Faldo won The Masters in 1989, 1990, and 1996. Faldo won in dramatic fashion each time, as his first two wins were in sudden death playoffs, and in 1996 he overcame a six shot deficit in the final round when Greg Norman had his monumental collapse on the back nine.

Nick Faldo won six majors in his career. His other three major wins were all in the PGA Championship.

T-4. Gary Player - 3 wins

South Africa's Gary Player won The Masters in 1961, 1974, and 1978. Gary Player won every major in his career, and retired having won nine majors.

T-4. Sam Snead - 3 wins

Slamming Sammy Snead won The Masters in 1949, 1952, and 1954. Sam Snead won seven majors in his career, but he never won the U.S. Open.

T-4. Jimmy Demaret - 3 wins

Jimmy Demaret must have loved Augusta National because he won the only three majors of his career at The Masters in 1940, 1947, and 1950.