Adam Scott - Profile

Has become a specialist in the majors

Has become a specialist in the majors

The Aussie was fifth in last year's US PGA and has finished in the top 10 in 9 of the last 15 majors.

* Won 2013 Masters in play-off. Became first ever Aussie winner of Green Jacket after edging out Angel Cabrera at second extra hole.

* Current world No 1 after taking over from Tiger Woods in May, 2014. Has spent nearly 300 weeks in world's top 10.

* 11 PGA Tour wins: First at 2003 Deutsche Bank Championship in Boston. Most recent at 2014 Crowne Plaza Invitational.

* 9 European Tour wins: First at Alfred Dunhill Championship in South Africa in January, 2001.

* Led 2012 Open Championship by four shots with four holes to play but bogeyed 15, 16, 17 and 18 to lose by one to Ernie Els.

* Best US PGA finishes: 3rd (2006), 5th (2013), 7th (2011) and 9th (2004).

Player Details

  • Nationality: Australia
  • Date Of Birth: 16/07/1980
  • Birth Place: Adelaide, Australia
  • Height: 6ft0
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2015 WGC - HSBC Champions 70 75+76+72+70 293 293
2015 CIMB Classic 2 68+66+66+63 263 263
2015 The Presidents Cup T5 - - -
2015 The Barclays CUT 71+73 144 2
2015 Wyndham Championship T63 67+69+71+71 278 -2
2015 US PGA Championship CUT 76+75 151 151
Grand Slam History
US Masters T38T141T8T2T18-
US Open T4T9T45T15--T36
The Open Championship T10T5T32T25T27-
US PGA Championship -T15T5T117T39-

Adam Scott News

Matt Jones of Australia poses with the Stonehaven trophy after winning the 2015 Australian Open

Jones wins Australian Open

Matt Jones clung on to win the Emirates Australian Open ahead of Adam Scott and defending champion Jordan Spieth.

Adam Scott suffered more Open heartache this year

More disappointment for Scott

Former Masters champion Adam Scott admitted his huge disappointment after collapsing over the final five holes at St Andrews.

Adam Scott (l) congratulates Rory McIlroy at Royal Sydney last year

'Put me with Rory' pleads Adam

Adam Scott is hoping organisers of this year's Australian Open will pair him and Rory McIlory together in Sydney


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