Jason Dufner - Profile

Jason Dufner: The 2013 US PGA champion

Jason Dufner: The 2013 US PGA champion

The defending champion was also runner-up to Keegan Bradley in the 2011 US PGA Championship.

* 2013 US PGA winner after two-shot victory over Jim Furyk at Oak Hill.

* Five shots clear with four to play in 2011 US PGA before losing to Keegan Bradley in play-off.

* Three PGA Tour victories. First two came within a month of each other. 2012 Zurich Classic of New Orleans, 2012 Byron Nelson Championship and 2013 US PGA Championship

* Played in one Ryder Cup (2012) and one Presidents Cup (2013).

* Peak world ranking of 6th in September, 2012. Has spent 50 weeks in the Top 10.

* Become a social media sensation with 'Dufnering' when fellow pros copied the photo of him slumped without expression whilst visiting a youth centre in Texas.

* Last four starts in the US PGA have a produced a win, a second, a fifth and a tied 27th.

Player Details

  • Nationality: USA
  • Date Of Birth: 24/03/1977
  • Birth Place: Cleveland, Ohio
  • Height: 5ft 10
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2015 WGC - Cadillac Match Play T9 - - -
2015 RBC Heritage T37 74+67+66+72 279 -5
2015 Masters T49 74+71+74+73 292 4
2015 Valero Texas Open - 79+74 153 9
2015 Valspar Championship T24 70+71+71+70 282 -2
2015 WGC - Cadillac Championship T49 79+71+71+74 295 295
Grand Slam History
  2015201420132012201120102009
US Masters T49-T20T24-T30-
US Open --T4T4-T33-
The Open Championship -T50T26T31---
US PGA Championship --1T272T5-

Jason Dufner News

Jason Dufner: Managed just one top-ten finish in the second half of 2014

Dieting Dufner

A new-look Jason Dufner returns to action in a strong field at this week’s Humana Challenge.

Jason Dufner: Back in action after neck and shoulder problems

Dufner relishing Perth return

Jason Dufner is looking forward to returning to action this week after being sidelined for almost three months.

Jason Dufner: Defending champion forced to withdraw

Dufner halts defence early

Defending champion Jason Dufner withdrew from the US PGA Championship after playing only 10 holes in the first round.

Features

The Players, coming soon ...

The Players, coming soon ...

One of the most eagerly-awaited events of the year is just a few days away - the Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass.

New look for WGC Match Play

New look for WGC Match Play

The WGC-Cadillac Match Play returns this week with a new venue and new format. How will it work?

Five points from the weekend

Five points from the weekend

Five of the main talking points from this week's PGA Tour, European Tour, Asian Tour and LPGA Tour action.