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 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
2015 WGC - Bridgestone Invitational T45 72+69+71+73 285 5
2015 The 144th Open Championship T10 70+67+70+71 278 -10
2015 U.S. Open T4 70+71+72+64 277 -11
Grand Slam History
  2015201420132012201120102009
US Masters T38T141T8T2T18-
US Open T4T9T45T15--T36
The Open Championship T10T5T32T25T27-
US PGA Championship -T15T5T117T39-

Adam Scott News

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

Adam Scott: Now down to world No 2

Scott wants No 1 spot back

Adam Scott hopes to regain the world No 1 spot this week with a good performance in the US PGA Championship at Valhalla.

Features

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Europe's Solheim side

Europe's Solheim side

We take a look at who features in Carin Koch's European side ahead of next month's Solheim Cup in Germany

Koch: Captain's profile

Koch: Captain's profile

Ahead of Carin Koch announcing her European captain's picks, we looked back at the Swede's Solheim Cup record.