It’s such a uncommon feat that only five participates in golf’s modern age have achieved the career grand slam of all four majors, hitherto three current players are on the brink of joining that lofty elite.

Spieth can seal the throw with succes in the US PGA, McIlroy merely involves the Master and Mickelson is still searching for a US Open after six runner-up blots.

When Spieth won the Open in remarkable way at Royal Birkdale in 2017, he became the second largest youngest actor after Nicklaus to win three different majors before his 24 th birthday.

Victory in this year’s US PGA would induce Spieth the second youngest grand slam winner — exclusively Woods prevailed all four before the age of 25. Spieth turned 25 on July 27.

CNN Sport takes a look at the 5 golfing enormous who have completed a occupation grand slam in golf’s Masters era. No one has yet triumphed all four in a calendar year although Woods achieved the “Tiger Slam” — containing all four majors across two calendar year( US Open, British Open, US PGA in 2000 and Masters in 2001 ).

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