THE MASTERS 2014

  10 - 13 April

Bubba Watson - Profile

Bubba Watson: Double Masters champion and runner-up in 2010 US PGA

Bubba Watson: Double Masters champion and runner-up in 2010 US PGA

The unorthodox left-hander won a second Masters green jacket in three years at Augusta in April.

* Real name is Gerry Lester Watson, Jr. Was nicknamed 'Bubba' by his father after former professional football player Bubba Smith.

* 2012 Masters champion after producing amazing hooked wedge from the trees to beat Louis Oosthuizen in a play-off.

* Won second Masters in three years with three-shot victory in 2014.

* Runner-up in 2010 USPGA at Whistling Straits. Led three-hole play-off after birdie at first extra hole before losing to Martin Kaymer.

* Played in two Ryder Cups (2010 and 2012). On losing side both times.

* 6 PGA Tour wins. First was 2010 Travelers Championship.

* Missed cut in both majors since 2014 Masters win. 

Player Details

  • Nationality: United States
  • Date Of Birth: 05/11/1978
  • Birth Place: Bagdad, Florida
  • Height: 6ft 3
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2014 Ryder Cup T9 - - -
2014 The Tour Championship (US) 14 67+73+67+73 280 -8
2014 BMW Championship (US Tour) 2 70+66+66+66 268 -20
2014 Deutsche Bank Championship T29 72+71+69+67 279 -9
2014 The Barclays T30 68+70+71+71 280 -4
2014 US PGA Championship T65 70+72+73+72 287 3
Grand Slam History
  2014201320122011201020092008
US Masters 1T501T38-42T20
US Open -T32-T63-T18-
The Open Championship -T32T23T30---
US PGA Championship T65-T11T262-70