Justin Rose - Profile

Justin Rose: Has struggled in recent Opens

Justin Rose: Has struggled in recent Opens

A brilliant fourth at Royal Birkdale as an amateur in 1998 but has never made the top 10 in an Open as a pro.

* Became England's first major winner since 1996 when capturing the US Open at Medinah by a shot. Also first English player to win US Open since 1970.

* Burst onto scene when tied fourth as 17-year-old amateur on Open Championship debut at Royal Birkdale.

* Turned pro after top four at Royal Birkdale and missed first 21 cuts.

* 6 PGA Tour wins: 2010 Memorial, AT&T National, 2011 BMW Championship, 2012 WGC-Cadillac Championship, 2013 US Open, 2014 Quicken Loans National.

* Played starring role in 2012 Ryder Cup when holing birdie putts at 17 (35ft) and 18 (12ft) to beat Phil Mickelson and help Europe pull off dramatic win.

* Didn't play in 2006 Open at Hoylake. Has missed three of last four Open cuts. Best finish as pro: 12th at Carnoustie in 2007.

Player Details

  • Nationality: England
  • Date Of Birth: 30/07/1980
  • Birth Place: Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Height: 6ft 3
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2014 The Open Championship T21 72+70+69+72 283 -5
2014 Scottish Open 1 69+68+66+65 268 -16
2014 Quicken Loans National 1 74+65+71+70 280 -4
2014 US Open T12 72+69+70+72 283 3
2014 The Memorial Tournament - 73+72 145 1
2014 BMW PGA Championship 25 70+73+70+71 284 -4
Grand Slam History
US Masters T14T25T8T11-T20T36
US Open T121T21----
The Open Championship T21--T44-T13T70
US PGA Championship -T33T3-T100-T9

Justin Rose News

Justin Rose will bid for his third victory in a row this week

Rose tries to deflect pressure

Home hope Justin Rose says he is trying to deflect the pressure ahead of the Open Championship.

Justin Rose. Taking inspiration from Phil Mickelson ahead of the Open

Mickelson drives Rose at Open

Newly-crowned Scottish Open champion Justin Rose says Phil Mickelson is his inspiration ahead of this week's Open.

Justin Rose: Englishman heads to the Open in prime form

Rose doubles up in Aberdeen

Justin Rose cruised to victory at the Scottish Open to claim back-to-back wins for the first time in his career.


Bridging the gap

Bridging the gap

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

Ready to relaunch

Ready to relaunch

Mike Wedderburn kicks off the countdown to the Sky Sports News relaunch to Sky Sports News HQ.

Ryder Cup return?

Ryder Cup return?

Paul McGinley must consider selecting Bernhard Langer for his Ryder Cup team, says Tony Jacklin.