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 World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational T12 69+68 137 -3
2014 The Open Championship T4 68+73+69+66 276 -12
2014 US Open T9 73+67+73+69 282 2
2014 The Memorial Tournament T4 69+70+68+71 278 -10
2014 Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial 1 71+68+66+66 271 -9
2014 THE PLAYERS Championship T38 77+67+69+73 286 286
Grand Slam History
US Masters T141T8T2T18-T25
US Open T9T45T15--T36T26
The Open Championship T4T32T25T27-T16
US PGA Championship -T5T117T39--

Adam Scott News

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.

Adam Scott celebrates victory at Royal Pines

Scott lands Australian PGA

Adam Scott produced a back nine surge to secure a home-soil victory in the Australian PGA Championship at Royal Pines.


Firestone preview

Firestone preview

A preview and best bets for this week's WGC event - the Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club.

Bridging the gap

Bridging the gap

Bruce Critchley explains why the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational is a perfect lead-in to the USPGA.

Lawrie eyes Par 3 prize

Lawrie eyes Par 3 prize

Paul Lawrie is the favourite to take victory on his debut in the upcoming Farmfoods British Par 3 Championships.