Adam Scott - Profile

Has become a specialist in the majors

Has become a specialist in the majors

The Aussie was fifth in last year's US PGA and has finished in the top 10 in 9 of the last 15 majors.

* Won 2013 Masters in play-off. Became first ever Aussie winner of Green Jacket after edging out Angel Cabrera at second extra hole.

* Current world No 1 after taking over from Tiger Woods in May, 2014. Has spent nearly 300 weeks in world's top 10.

* 11 PGA Tour wins: First at 2003 Deutsche Bank Championship in Boston. Most recent at 2014 Crowne Plaza Invitational.

* 9 European Tour wins: First at Alfred Dunhill Championship in South Africa in January, 2001.

* Led 2012 Open Championship by four shots with four holes to play but bogeyed 15, 16, 17 and 18 to lose by one to Ernie Els.

* Best US PGA finishes: 3rd (2006), 5th (2013), 7th (2011) and 9th (2004).

Player Details

  • Nationality: Australia
  • Date Of Birth: 16/07/1980
  • Birth Place: Adelaide, Australia
  • Height: 6ft
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2014 The Tour Championship (US) T9 69+72+65+70 276 -12
2014 BMW Championship (US Tour) T8 71+66+69+66 272 -16
2014 Deutsche Bank Championship T16 73+68+68+67 276 -12
2014 The Barclays T15 69+65+75+68 277 -7
2014 US PGA Championship T15 71+69+66+69 275 -9
2014 World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational T8 69+68+65+71 273 -7
Grand Slam History
  2014201320122011201020092008
US Masters T141T8T2T18-T25
US Open T9T45T15--T36T26
The Open Championship T5T32T25T27-T16
US PGA Championship T15T5T117T39--

Adam Scott News

Adam Scott: Now down to world No 2

Scott wants No 1 spot back

Adam Scott hopes to regain the world No 1 spot this week with a good performance in the US PGA Championship at Valhalla.

Adam Scott: Looking forward to Open

Momentum the key for Scott

Adam Scott hopes to finally get his hands on the Claret Jug by winning this week’s Open Championship at Hoylake.

Adam Scott: Pulled clear with a fine outward nine

Scott surges four shots clear

The in-form Adam Scott has a four-shot lead after three rounds of the Australian Masters.

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