Martin Kaymer is the leading name in World golf champions. His bio includes; being born at Germany. He is the number one golfer in official world golf ranking 2011. He made himself a professional golfer at the age of 20 in the year 2005. He first won professional game was when he was 20 years old as an amateur at the Central German classic in 2005. He played full-time on EPD tour in 2006 from February – August.
He played in 14 tournaments and got 5 victories. He won the order of Merit on EPD tour in 2006 and earned €26,664. He was married to Allison Micheletti but sources say that he got divorced with his wife and now is dating Kirsty Gallacher, a television star as his new girlfriend.
After his success on the EPD tour, Kaymer received an invitation to compete on the Challenge Tour and won his first event, the Vodafone Challenge in Germany. He finally ended up finishing 4th he became one of the major highlights in the series . For the success on the challenge tour, he earned a European Tour card for 2007. He completed in the top 5 in 6 tournaments and his worst finish was a 13th place one.
He got an immediate success after he started playing in Europe once again. Madeira island Open was the season’s first tour event played in Europe, where he finished in a tie. Then he finished in a tie for 3rd at the Portuguese open. At his worst finish he was a tie for 35th and he recorded 5 top 25 finishes. Again, he made seven cuts from 23 March to 1stjune.
We have seen Kaymer in the company of beautiful ladies . They have the potential to become a golf power couple, but now, they remain just good one.The young bachelor was briefly linked romantically to the American former collegiate golfer Allison Michelletti. She was seen congratulating and hugging him after his August 2010 PGA Championship win in Kohler, Wisconsin.Kaymer has the capacity to tackle problems easily. Kaymer withdrew from the Chevron World Championship in 2010 to caddie for Micheletti; she was playing in the LET Q School as an amateur.
He always plays with a single sunflower on his bag which is the favourite flower of his mother who already died from skin cancer. Aymer earned €754,691 finishing as the highest-ranked rookie in 41st position, and he also won the awad in the name of Sir Henry Cotton as a rookie. He is named as the first German to win that award. He recorded five top 10s on the season. These performances boosted his ranking into the top 100 of the Official World Golf Ranking for the first time. In the year of 2007 he moved into the top 75, where he overtook Bernhard Langer to become the highest-ranked German golfer.
In the year 2010, he won 4 tournaments that include the PGA Championship in Wisconsin, which he won in a three-hole playoff against the American Bubba Watson. He won the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship in January 2011 which was a major win that put him in the world Top 10 ranks for the first time and it was the third time that he had won at Abu Dhabi continuously and called a hatick.
Martin Kaymer was from a golf family. After starting his carrier at the age of 10, he started competing in regional events in Germany and around Europe. He won the 2003 Austrian Amateur and the 2004 German Amateur. He was also a member of the Germany team that finished 10th at the 2004 World Amateur Team Championship in Puerto Rico, before deciding to turn pro in 2005. He is active at social networking sites and can be followed at twitter and instagram.