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Luke Donald - Profile

Luke Donald: Still looking for a first major

Luke Donald: Still looking for a first major

The Englishman has won some big tournaments in his career but still can't get it done in the majors.

* Has spent 55 weeks at world No.1: First hit top of world rankings on May 29th, 2011; last week at No.1 was August 5th, 2012.

* 2011: Became first player to win both money lists on the PGA and European Tours in the same year.

* 5 PGA Tour wins: 2002 Southern Farm Bureau Classic, 2006 Honda Classic, 2011 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, 2011 Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Classic, 2012 Transitions Championship

* 7 European Tour wins: 2004 Scandinavian Masters, Omega European Masters, 2010 Madrid Masters, 2011 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, BMW PGA Championship, Barclays Scottish Open, 2012 BMW PGA Championship.

* Played in 4 Ryder Cups (2004, 2006, 2010 & 2012) and was on winning team each time.

* Was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 2012 Birthday Honours for services to golf.

* Fifth in 2009 (Turnberry) and 2012 (Lytham) Open Championships.

* Tied 35th in 2006 Open at Hoylake after rounds of 74-68-73-71.

Player Details

  • Nationality: England
  • Date Of Birth: 07/12/1977
  • Birth Place: Hertfordshire, England
  • Height: 5ft 9
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2014 RBC Canadian Open - 71+73 144 0
2014 The Open Championship T62 73+73+71+75 292 4
2014 Scottish Open T16 67+73+72+66 278 -6
2014 US Open - 77+69 146 6
2014 The Memorial Tournament T49 71+69+73+74 287 -1
2014 BMW PGA Championship T3 71+67+68+70 276 -12
Grand Slam History
  2014201320122011201020092008
US Masters -T25T32T4-T38-
US Open -T8-T45T47--
The Open Championship T62-T5-T11T5-
US PGA Championship --T32T8T109T43-