Jim Furyk - Profile

Jim Furyk: Fourth at Hoylake in 2006

Jim Furyk: Fourth at Hoylake in 2006

The gritty American won the 2003 US Open and has had four top five finishes at The Open.

* Won 2003 US Open at Olympia Fields in Illinois, beating Stephen Leaney by three shots. Score of 272 tied the record for the lowest 72-hole score in US Open history. Since beaten by Rory McIlroy's 268 in 2011.

* Runner-up in 2006 US Open at Winged Foot and 2007 US Open at Oakmont.

* Four top five finishes at The Open. Fourth at Hoylake in 2006 with rounds of 68-71-66-71.

* 16 PGA Tour wins: First was 1995 Las Vegas Invitational. Most recent was 2010 Tour Championship.

* 2010: Won FedEx Cup, PGA Player of the Year and PGA Tour Player of the Year after three-win season.

* Career-high world ranking of 2nd (September 2006). Spent over 360 weeks in the top 10 between 1999 and 2011.

* Has played in every Ryder Cup since debut in 1997. On the winning side just twice in eight appearances.

* 2013: Became just the sixth player to shoot a sub-60 round on the PGA Tour when carding a 59 in the second round of the BMW Championship.

Player Details

  • Nationality: United States
  • Date Of Birth: 12/05/1970
  • Birth Place: West Chester, Pennsylvania
  • Height: 6ft 2
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2014 RBC Canadian Open 1 67+63 130 -14
2014 The Open Championship 3 68+71+71+65 275 -13
2014 US Open T12 73+70+73+67 283 3
2014 The Memorial Tournament T19 73+68+72+70 283 -5
2014 Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial T51 69+69+71+71 280 0
2014 THE PLAYERS Championship 2 70+68+72+66 276 276
Grand Slam History
  2014201320122011201020092008
US Masters T14T2511T24-T10T33
US Open T12-T4-T16T33T36
The Open Championship 3-T34T48-T34T5
US PGA Championship -2T42T39T24T63T29

Jim Furyk News

Jim Furyk: Happy to have a quiet Monday

Furyk happy with cancellation

American Jim Furyk reckons the cancellation of Monday's practice session at the Masters may benefit the players.

Jason Dufner: Landed the US PGA by two shots

Dufner secures PGA success

Jason Dufner produced a rock-solid final round of 68 to claim a maiden major victory in the US PGA Championship.

Jim Furyk: One shot clear after another solid round

Furyk one clear at Oak Hill

American veteran Jim Furyk has a one-shot lead going into the final round of the US PGA Championship.

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