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
2015 U.S. Open T4 70+71+72+64 277 -11
2015 Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial T24 72+66+66+70 274 -6
2015 Wells Fargo CUT 71+74 145 1
2015 The Players Championship T38 72+69+69+75 285 -3
2015 WGC - Cadillac Match Play T9 - - -
2015 Masters Tournament T38 72+69+74+74 289 1
Grand Slam History
  2015201420132012201120102009
US Masters T38T141T8T2T18-
US Open T4T9T45T15--T36
The Open Championship -T5T32T25T27-
US PGA Championship -T15T5T117T39-

Adam Scott News

Adam Scott (l) congratulates Rory McIlroy at Royal Sydney last year

'Put me with Rory' pleads Adam

Adam Scott is hoping organisers of this year's Australian Open will pair him and Rory McIlory together in Sydney

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.

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