Some - on the women’s side in particular - were marred by controversy while the men’s major championships escaped any similar ill-will from the golf world.
It is hard to forget the drama surrounding Lexi Thompson's four-shot penalty at the year's first major - the ANA Inspiration - or the decision to scrap first round scores at the Evian Championship and reduce the event to 54 holes.
Of course, there were several stories of unbridled joy with 6 new major champions crowned while Jordan Spieth moved three quarters of the way to a career slam with his brilliant Open Championship triumph.
- The Lexi Thompson Ruling at the ANA Inspiration0%
- Sergio Garcia's Masters Triumph0%
- Brooks Koepka Wins US Open at Erin Hills0%
- Danielle Kang Makes First Title a Major at Women's PGA0%
- Jordan Spieth Earns Third Leg of Career Slam at The Open0%
- LPGA Tour Rookie Sung Hyun Park Wins US Women's Open0%
- I.K. Kim Finally Gets Her Major at the Women's British Open0%
- Justin Thomas Becomes a Major Champion at the USPGA0%
- The Evian Championship is Shortened to 54 Holes0%
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