Jim Furyk - Profile

Jim Furyk: Runner-up in the 2013 US PGA

Jim Furyk: Runner-up in the 2013 US PGA

The gritty American won the 2003 US Open and was runner-up in the 2013 US PGA Championship.

* Won 2003 US Open at Olympia Fields in Illinois, beating Stephen Leaney by three shots. Score of 272 tied the record for the lowest 72-hole score in US Open history. Since beaten by Rory McIlroy's 268 in 2011.

* Runner-up in 2006 US Open at Winged Foot, 2007 US Open at Oakmont and 2013 US PGA at Oak Hill.

* 16 PGA Tour wins: First was 1995 Las Vegas Invitational. Most recent was 2010 Tour Championship.

* 2010: Won FedEx Cup, PGA Player of the Year and PGA Tour Player of the Year after three-win season.

* Career-high world ranking of 2nd (September 2006). Spent over 360 weeks in the top 10 between 1999 and 2011.

* Has played in every Ryder Cup since debut in 1997. On the winning side just twice in eight appearances.

* 2013: Became just the sixth player to shoot a sub-60 round on the PGA Tour when carding a 59 in the second round of the BMW Championship.

* Played in last two US PGAs at Valhalla: T17th in 1996 and T72nd in 2000.

Player Details

  • Nationality: USA
  • Date Of Birth: 12/05/1970
  • Birth Place: West Chester, Pennsylvania
  • Height: 6ft 2
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2016 Deutsche Bank Championship T57 67+71+73+72 283 283
2016 The Barclays T41 70+71+71+73 285 285
2016 Wyndham Championship T10 66+64+67+70 267 267
2016 Travelers Championship T5 73+66+72+58 269 269
2016 PGA Championship T73 74+67+69+74 284 284
2016 RBC Canadian Open 13 70+71+71+68 280 280
Grand Slam History
US Masters -CUTT14T2511T24-
US Open -T42T12-T4-T16
The Open Championship -T304-T34T48-
US PGA Championship --T52T42T39T24

Jim Furyk News

Jim Furyk during his first practice round at Gleneagles

Furyk: Steer clear of rough

Jim Furyk expects the thick rough at Gleneagles to cause plenty of problems during the Ryder Cup.

Jim Furyk: Happy to have a quiet Monday

Furyk happy with cancellation

American Jim Furyk reckons the cancellation of Monday's practice session at the Masters may benefit the players.

Jason Dufner: Landed the US PGA by two shots

Dufner secures PGA success

Jason Dufner produced a rock-solid final round of 68 to claim a maiden major victory in the US PGA Championship.


On the Race to Dubai bubble

On the Race to Dubai bubble

The Race to Dubai regular season reaches its climax this week in Portugal. We look at those fighting for their European Tour future.

British Masters: Week in numbers

British Masters: Week in numbers

As Alex Noren was crowned champion at the British Masters, we take a look at the tournament in numbers.

WATCH: Beef with chips!

WATCH: Beef with chips!

Andrew 'Beef' Johnston conducts a chipping Masterclass on day three of the British Masters at The Grove.