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
2017 AT&T Byron Nelson 2 68+69+63+68 268 -12
2017 The Players Championship T60 70+72+73+80 295 7
2017 Zurich Classic of New Orleans CUT 71+68 139 -5
2017 Masters Tournament T22 71 71 71
2017 Masters Tournament T22 74+76+69+71 290 2
2017 Arnold Palmer Invitational T23 70+71+75+70 286 -2
Grand Slam History
  2017201620152014201320122011
US Masters T22-T28T203-T2
US Open --T9T4T2T602
The Open Championship --T4T57T32-T30
US PGA Championship ---T15T8--

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World No 1 Jason Day has withdrawn from the BMW Championship after suffering a back injury at Crooked Stick.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

Features

BMW PGA: 1st round tee times

BMW PGA: 1st round tee times

Tee times for the first round of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.

WATCH: Aces and albatrosses!

WATCH: Aces and albatrosses!

The 2015 BMW PGA Championship produced a number of records, including a tournament-best five holes-in-one.

LISTEN: Sky Sports Golf podcast

LISTEN: Sky Sports Golf podcast

Henni Goya and Jamie Weir join Josh Antmann to look back at another busy week and preview the BMW PGA Championship.