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
2017 Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open T35 69+71+78+68 286 -2
2017 US Open CUT 72+75 147 3
2017 FedEx St. Jude Classic T10 71+64+71+68 274 -6
2017 The Memorial Tournament T31 76+66+71+74 287 -1
2017 The Players Championship T6 70+72+71+70 283 -5
2017 Wells Fargo Championship T55 71+74+72 217 1
Grand Slam History
  2017201620152014201320122011
US Masters T45-T38T141T8T2
US Open --T4T9T45T15-
The Open Championship --T10T5T32T25
US PGA Championship ---T15T5T117

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

Henni Goya and Josh Antmann discuss a major 62, a potential career Grand Slam and other talking points from The Open.

Spieth joins three majors club

Spieth joins three majors club

Jordan Spieth's dramatic victory at The Open saw him join some greats of golf to have won three of the four majors.

WATCH: Best of the Open Zone

WATCH: Best of the Open Zone

From comical swings to celebrity visits, we look back at the highlights from another action-packed week in the Open Zone.