Jordan Spieth - Profile

Jordan Spieth: Prominent in the big events

Jordan Spieth: Prominent in the big events

The youngster has enjoyed a rapid rise to fame and is becoming a regular contender in the big events.

* 2014: Runner-up on Masters debut. Tied for lead after round three and held two-shot lead on final day before being passed by winner Bubba Watson.

* 2013: Rookie of the Year on the PGA Tour after finishing 10th on Money List.

* Ended 2013 ranked 22nd in the world having started year 810th and with no status.

* 1 PGA Tour win: 2013 John Deere Classic after winning at fifth extra hole in three-way play-off.

* Career-high world ranking of 7 in April, 2014.

* Won U.S. Junior Amateur in 2009 and 2011, joining Tiger Woods as its only multiple champion.

* Played in 2011 Walker Cup, winning both singles in 14-12 defeat to GB & Ireland at Royal Aberdeen Golf Club.

* Picked as wildcard for 2013 Presidents Cup by Fred Couples. Won 2 of 4 matches in 18½-15½ win.

Player Details

  • Nationality: United States
  • Date Of Birth: 27/07/1993
  • Height: 6ft 1
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2016 145th Open Championship T30 71+75+72+68 286 286
2016 WGC - Bridgestone Invitational T3 68+71+71+67 277 277
2016 U.S. Open T37 72+72+70+75 289 289
2016 the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide T57 70+68+74+73 285 285
2016 Dean and Deluca Invitational 1 67+66+65+65 263 263
2016 AtandT Byron Nelson T18 64+65+67+74 270 270
Grand Slam History
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US Masters -1T2----
US Open -1T17-T21--
The Open Championship -T4T35T44---
US PGA Championship -------

Jordan Spieth News

Jordan Spieth is informed of his monitoring penalty by chief referee John Paramor on the ninth tee

Spieth warned for slow play

Jordan Spieth fell foul of the European Tour's new crackdown on slow play during the first round in Abu Dhabi.

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.

Jordan Spieth is five shots behind the leader after round one in Sydney

Australian Open: Day one recap

Defending champion Jordan Spieth struggled with windy conditions at the start of his Australian Open defence.

Features

Who to back at Baltusrol

Who to back at Baltusrol

Could we see another maiden major winner at the PGA Championship? Ben Coley looks at the Baltusrol contenders.

Mickelson's Baltusrol victory

Mickelson's Baltusrol victory

A look back at how Phil Mickelson snatched PGA Championship victory the last time the tournament was held at Baltusrol.

Ways to watch the PGA

Ways to watch the PGA

What time does coverage start at the PGA Championship? Here is when and where to watch the action from Baltusrol.