Jason Day - Profile

Jason Day: Fourth at recent US Open

Jason Day: Fourth at recent US Open

The Aussie has taken to majors like a duck to water and already has five top four finishes.

* Born in Queensland to Filipino mother and Irish Australian father.

* Runner-up in 2011 Masters, 2011 US Open and 2013 US Open. 3rd in 2013 Masters. 7 top 10s in his 16 major starts.

* Held lead on back nine of both 2013 Masters and 2013 US Open.

* 2014 WGC-Accenture Match Play champion (beat Victor Dubuisson in final).

* 1 other PGA Tour win - two-shot victory at 2010 Byron Nelson Championship.

* Career-high world ranking of No.4 in February, 2014. End of year ranking - 2009: 140th, 2010: 38th, 2011: 8th, 2012: 37th, 2013: 11th.

* 2 Presidents Cup appearances. Joint top scorer for Internationals (3.5pts) in defeat at Muirfield Village in 2013.

* Two top 10s in four US PGA starts: 10th in 2010 and 8th in 2013.

Player Details

  • Nationality: Australia
  • Date Of Birth: 12/11/1987
  • Birth Place: Beaudesert, Australia
  • Height: 6ft 0
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2016 TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola RET 67 67 67
2016 BMW Championship RET 73+67+71 211 211
2016 Deutsche Bank Championship T15 70+71+68+67 276 276
2016 The Barclays T4 68+70+70+69 277 277
2016 PGA Championship 2 68+65+67+67 267 267
2016 RBC Canadian Open T14 69+76+69+67 281 281
Grand Slam History
  2016201520142013201220112010
US Masters -T28T203-T2-
US Open -T9T4T2T602-
The Open Championship -T4T57T32-T30T60
US PGA Championship --T15T8--T10

Jason Day News

Jason Day drives off the second hole at Crooked Stick on Sunday but later had to withdraw

Injury concern for world No 1

World No 1 Jason Day has withdrawn from the BMW Championship after suffering a back injury at Crooked Stick.

Jason Day has become good friends with Tiger Woods who he often seeks advice from

Day taking advice from Tiger

Jason Day has become good friends with Tiger Woods, with the Australian saying he often turns to the ex-No 1 for advice.

Jason Day set a tournament record as he reached halfway at 18 under par

BMW Championship: Day 2 recap

Jason Day extended his lead to five shots at the halfway stage of the BMW Championship thanks to an eagle at his last hole on Friday.

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