Rickie Fowler - Profile

Rickie Fowler: Has been superb in the 2014 majors

Rickie Fowler: Has been superb in the 2014 majors

Fowler has been superb in the majors this year with two runners-up finishes and a fifth.

* Middle name is Yutaka - comes from maternal grandfather, who is Japanese. Maternal grandmother is Navajo.

* 5th (Masters), 2nd (US Open) and 2nd (Open Championship) in first three majors of 2014.

* Star of successful US Walker Cup teams of 2007 and 2009, winning seven matches out of eight.

* 1 PGA Tour win. 2012 Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow after beating Rory McIlroy and D.A. Points in a play-off.

* Career-high world ranking of 18th in June, 2012.

* Played in 2010 Ryder Cup. Birdied final four holes of singles match against Edoardo Molinari to gain a half.

* Wears Orange outfit in final round of tournaments in honour of Oklahoma State University.

Player Details

  • Nationality: United States
  • Date Of Birth: 13/12/1988
  • Birth Place: Anaheim, California
  • Height: 5ft 9
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2014 Ryder Cup T9 - - -
2014 The Tour Championship (US) 8 69+68+67+71 275 -13
2014 BMW Championship (US Tour) T4 71+66+66+68 271 -17
2014 Deutsche Bank Championship T23 70+69+67+71 277 -11
2014 The Barclays T9 68+73+67+67 275 -9
2014 US PGA Championship T3 69+66+67+68 270 -14
Grand Slam History
  2014201320122011201020092008
US Masters T5T38T27T38---
US Open T2T10T41---T60
The Open Championship T2-T31T5T14--
US PGA Championship T3T19-T51T58--

Rickie Fowler News

Rickie Fowler says he hopes his haircut will boost team spirit

Fowler hopes to be a cut above

USA Ryder Cup player Rickie Fowler says he is surprised his haircut has caused such a stir ahead of this week’s match.

Rickie Fowler: Consistent record in majors this year

Fowler feeling comfortable

Rickie Fowler is hoping to end his run of near misses with a maiden major victory in this week’s US PGA Championship.

Rickie Fowler: Taking time off to recover from back injury

No title defence for Fowler

Rickie Fowler has been ruled out of the upcoming Korean Open and the CIMB Classic in Malaysia due to a back injury.

Features

CIMB Classic preview

CIMB Classic preview

A preview and best bets for this week's PGA Tour event - the CIMB Classic in Malaysia.

McGladrey preview

McGladrey preview

A preview and best bets for this week's PGA Tour event - The McGladrey Classic in Georgia.

Perth International preview

Perth International preview

A preview and best bets for this week's European Tour event - the Perth International in Australia.