Jason Dufner - Profile

Jason Dufner: The 2013 US PGA champion

Jason Dufner: The 2013 US PGA champion

The defending champion was also runner-up to Keegan Bradley in the 2011 US PGA Championship.

* 2013 US PGA winner after two-shot victory over Jim Furyk at Oak Hill.

* Five shots clear with four to play in 2011 US PGA before losing to Keegan Bradley in play-off.

* Three PGA Tour victories. First two came within a month of each other. 2012 Zurich Classic of New Orleans, 2012 Byron Nelson Championship and 2013 US PGA Championship

* Played in one Ryder Cup (2012) and one Presidents Cup (2013).

* Peak world ranking of 6th in September, 2012. Has spent 50 weeks in the Top 10.

* Become a social media sensation with 'Dufnering' when fellow pros copied the photo of him slumped without expression whilst visiting a youth centre in Texas.

* Last four starts in the US PGA have a produced a win, a second, a fifth and a tied 27th.

Player Details

  • Nationality: USA
  • Date Of Birth: 24/03/1977
  • Birth Place: Cleveland, Ohio
  • Height: 5ft 10
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2016 TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola T8 73+67+66+70 276 276
2016 BMW Championship 60 67+72+75+76 290 290
2016 Deutsche Bank Championship T33 71+68+69+71 279 279
2016 The Barclays T22 73+68+69+73 283 283
2016 Wyndham Championship T22 70+67+66+67 270 270
2016 PGA Championship T60 71+71+70+69 281 281
Grand Slam History
US Masters -T49-T20T24-T30
US Open -T18-T4T4-T33
The Open Championship -T58T50T26T31--
US PGA Championship ---1T272T5

Jason Dufner News

Jason Dufner: Managed just one top-ten finish in the second half of 2014

Dieting Dufner

A new-look Jason Dufner returns to action in a strong field at this week’s Humana Challenge.

Jason Dufner: Back in action after neck and shoulder problems

Dufner relishing Perth return

Jason Dufner is looking forward to returning to action this week after being sidelined for almost three months.

Jason Dufner: Defending champion forced to withdraw

Dufner halts defence early

Defending champion Jason Dufner withdrew from the US PGA Championship after playing only 10 holes in the first round.


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