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
2018 US Open CUT 79+73 152 12
2018 The Memorial Tournament T44 68+68+74+74 284 -4
2018 The Players Championship T5 69+67+71+68 275 -13
2018 Wells Fargo Championship 1 69+67+67+69 272 -12
2018 Zurich Classic of New Orleans T34 64+74+67+74 279 -9
2018 Arnold Palmer Invitational T22 73+71+67+72 283 -5
Grand Slam History
  2018201720162015201420132012
US Masters CUTT22T10T28T203-
US Open ---T9T4T2T60
The Open Championship ---T4T57T32-
US PGA Championship ----T15T8-

Jason Day News

WATCH: Day's near ace at Quail Hollow

Jason Day almost aced the par-three 17th hole on his way to winning the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow.

Jason Day finished two shots clear of his nearest challengers at Quail Hollow

Day wins Wells Fargo Championship

Jason Day captured his 12th PGA Tour title with a commanding display at the Wells Fargo Championship.

Jason Day has split with long-time caddie Colin Swatton after a run of poor form

Day parts with caddie

Former world No 1 Jason Day has parted ways with his long-time caddie Colin Swatton.

Features

Mickelson: Players hit out

Mickelson: Players hit out

Players and pundits took to Twitter in droves on Saturday at the US Open to deliver damning verdicts on Phil Mickelson.

VOTE: Should Mickelson have been DQ'd?

VOTE: Should Mickelson have been DQ'd?

Phil Mickelson was handed a two-shot penalty during the third round of the US Open, but should he have been punished further?

What does Rory need to fix?

What does Rory need to fix?

With Rory McIlroy closing in on four years without a major, Paul McGinley explains what he needs to address to get back to the top of the world.