Rickie Fowler - Profile

Rickie Fowler: Has been superb in the 2014 majors

Rickie Fowler: Has been superb in the 2014 majors

Fowler has been superb in the majors this year with two runners-up finishes and a fifth.

* Middle name is Yutaka - comes from maternal grandfather, who is Japanese. Maternal grandmother is Navajo.

* 5th (Masters), 2nd (US Open) and 2nd (Open Championship) in first three majors of 2014.

* Star of successful US Walker Cup teams of 2007 and 2009, winning seven matches out of eight.

* 1 PGA Tour win. 2012 Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow after beating Rory McIlroy and D.A. Points in a play-off.

* Career-high world ranking of 18th in June, 2012.

* Played in 2010 Ryder Cup. Birdied final four holes of singles match against Edoardo Molinari to gain a half.

* Wears Orange outfit in final round of tournaments in honour of Oklahoma State University.

Player Details

  • Nationality: USA
  • Date Of Birth: 13/12/1988
  • Birth Place: Anaheim, California
  • Height: 5ft 9
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2016 BMW Championship 59 75+71+71+72 289 289
2016 Deutsche Bank Championship T46 69+71+69+72 281 281
2016 The Barclays T7 67+69+68+74 278 278
2016 Wyndham Championship T22 67+67+68+68 270 270
2016 Olympic Mens Golf Competition T37 75+71+64+74 284 284
2016 PGA Championship T33 68+68+71+70 277 277
Grand Slam History
US Masters -T12T5T38T27T38-
US Open -CUTT2T10T41--
The Open Championship -T30T2-T31T5T14
US PGA Championship --T3T19-T51T58

Rickie Fowler News

Fowler: Birdied three of his final four holes at Gullane

Gullane glory delights Fowler

Rickie Fowler feels he's hitting form just in time for St Andrews after sealing a narrow victory at the Scottish Open.

Rickie Fowler: His first European Tour title

Fowler snatches Scottish title

A late birdie blitz from Rickie Fowler saw the American snatch a one-shot victory at the Scottish Open.

Phil Mickelson: Tyro Spieth's game in great shape ahead of 144th Open

Mickelson hails Spieth's loyalty

Phil Mickelson has praised Jordan Spieth's loyalty after the world No 2 honoured his John Deere Classic commitment.


Haddock's Hazeltine diary

Haddock's Hazeltine diary

James Haddock assesses the mood of USA captain Davis Love III and soaks up the pre-Ryder Cup atmosphere in Minnesota.

WATCH: Sarak Stirk hypnotised

WATCH: Sarak Stirk hypnotised

Sarak Stirk attempts to find out if being hypnotised by Paul McKenna can help her golf game in a Facebook Live special.

WATCH: How to play Hazeltine

WATCH: How to play Hazeltine

As the Ryder Cup heads to Minnesota, we take a hole-by-hole look at how to tackle Hazeltine National.