Jim Furyk - Profile

Jim Furyk: Runner-up in the 2013 US PGA

Jim Furyk: Runner-up in the 2013 US PGA

The gritty American won the 2003 US Open and was runner-up in the 2013 US PGA Championship.

* 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, 2007 US Open at Oakmont and 2013 US PGA at Oak Hill.

* 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.

* Played in last two US PGAs at Valhalla: T17th in 1996 and T72nd in 2000.

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 Ryder Cup T9 - - -
2014 The Tour Championship (US) T2 67+69+67+69 272 -16
2014 BMW Championship (US Tour) T4 70+68+67+66 271 -17
2014 Deutsche Bank Championship T23 72+66+69+70 277 -11
2014 The Barclays 8 66+69+69+70 274 -10
2014 US PGA Championship T5 66+68+72+66 272 -12
Grand Slam History
  2014201320122011201020092008
US Masters T14T2511T24-T10T33
US Open T12-T4-T16T33T36
The Open Championship 4-T34T48-T34T5
US PGA Championship T52T42T39T24T63T29

Jim Furyk News

Jim Furyk during his first practice round at Gleneagles

Furyk: Steer clear of rough

Jim Furyk expects the thick rough at Gleneagles to cause plenty of problems during the Ryder Cup.

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.

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Dufner secures PGA success

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