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: 6ft 0
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2018 The Honda Classic T23 - - -
2018 Genesis Open T53 72+72+71+71 286 2
2018 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am CUT 77+70+70 217 1
2017 Australian PGA Championship CUT 71+74 145 1
2017 WGC-HSBC Champions T50 72+72+74+74 292 4
2017 The CJ Cup 25 72+75+70+71 288 0
Grand Slam History
  2018201720162015201420132012
US Masters -T45T42T38T141T8
US Open ---T4T9T45T15
The Open Championship ---T10T5T32
US PGA Championship ----T15T5T11

Adam Scott News

Scott chasing Malaysian flyer

Adam Scott hopes to put last year's CIMB Classic near-miss behind him when he begins his PGA Tour season in Malaysia this week.

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.

Features

LISTEN: Sky Sports Golf podcast

LISTEN: Sky Sports Golf podcast

Nick Dougherty and Wayne Riley guest in this week's podcast, live from the Honda Classic, to discuss slow play, course design and more.

Rory at Honda: Highs and lows

Rory at Honda: Highs and lows

Ahead of Rory McIlroy's appearance at the Honda Classic, we look back at the highs and lows of his previous starts at PGA National.

VOTE: How to punish slow play

VOTE: How to punish slow play

The contentious issue of slow play returned during the Genesis Open, but what is the solution to speed up golf?