50 times at grand slam tourneys

By Dean Criddle

Today’s question: Who was the first professional tennis player, man or woman, to make more than 50 appearances in the semifinals of grand slam tournaments?

Yesterday’s question and answer: A total of 15 former PGA Championship winners appeared at the 2015 PGA Championship. Which player from Germany, that had previously won in 2010, finished in 12th place at -10, the highest position of any former winner of the tournament? The answer: Martin Kaymer won the 2010 PGA Championship after a playoff against Bubba Watson when both players finished the tournament at -11. The former PGA Championship winners that participated in the 2015 tournament included Martin Kaymer, Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickleson, Vijay Singh, Y.E. Yang, Keegan Bradley, Jason Dufner, Padraig Harrington, Shaun Micheel, Tiger Woods, Davis Love III, David Toms, Rich Beem, John Daly, and Mark Brooks.