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
2015 Waste Management Phoenix Open T69 70+72+72 214 1
2015 Abu Dhabi Golf Championship T66 67+75+73+71 286 -2
2014 Hero World Challenge T6 67+70+72+68 277 -11
2014 WGC - HSBC Champions T3 69+70+69+70 278 -10
2014 Ryder Cup T9 - - -
2014 The Tour Championship (US) 8 69+68+67+71 275 -13
Grand Slam History
US Masters -T5T38T27T38--
US Open -T2T10T41---
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.


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Shot Centre - Jason Kokrak's short game

Shot Centre - Jason Kokrak's short game

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