Who are the best putters on the PGA and European Tour in 2020 and what flatsticks do they have in play? There's quite a mix

The putter is often a club that people overlook when changing their bag set-up yet it is an invaluable tool in shooting low scores. So let’s take a look at the clubs the best putters on tour put their trust in around the greens…

Best putters on tour: PGA Tour

1. Denny McCarthy

Perhaps not the name you expected at the top of this list. The American’s putting is so good he gained nearly a shot a round on the greens compared to the field average.

best putters on tour

 Scotty Cameron GoLo
Strokes gained putting:

2. Jordan Spieth

best putters on tour

Renowned for his world class putting it’s no surprise to see Spieth near the top of this list. The 2019 season was his best putting performance since he turned professional.

 Scotty Cameron Circle T 009
Strokes gained putting:

3. Dominic Bozzelli

Bozzelli uses one of Scotty’s tour-only putters the Tour Rat model has a single sightline in the cavity and a plumber’s neck hosel.

best putters on tour

Putter: Scotty Cameron Tour Rat
Strokes gained putting:

4. Graeme McDowell

best putters on tour

McDowell is proving the theory if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. He relies on the same trusty Odyssey White Hot #7 putter that he used to win the US Open at Pebble Beach in 2010.

Odyssey White Hot #7
Strokes gained putting:

5. Andrew Putman

Putnam made some serious improvements to his putting jumping from 100 to 5th in strokes gained putting from 2018 to 2019. The improvements saved him 35 shots on the greens last season compared to 2018.

best putters on tour

Putter:  Odyssey White Hot RX Rossie
Strokes gained putting: +0.700

So how about the European Tour players? Head to the next page to find out…

Hannah Holden

Equipment and Instruction Editor

Hannah Holden is the Equipment and Instruction Editor here at National Club Golfer. If you’re looking to improve your game, by changing your golf swing or upgrading your golf equipment she’ll have the answers. As well as writing lots of features and reviews you can find her on our YouTube channel giving you insights on the latest rules, clubs and tips to improve your golf game. Hannah is a member at both Huddersfield and Alwoodley golf clubs. You will either find her here or driving up and down the country playing in a variety of elite amateur events.

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