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 RSM Classic T6 64+69+68+67 268 268
2016 OHL Classic at Mayakoba CUT 74+70 144 144
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
Grand Slam History
  2017201620152014201320122011
US Masters --CUTT14T2511T24
US Open --T42T12-T4-
The Open Championship --T304-T34T48
US PGA Championship ---T52T42T39

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.

Features

WATCH: Awkward reporter prank!

WATCH: Awkward reporter prank!

Henrik Stenson and Dustin Johnson were among the players left baffled and confused by golf's newest reporter in Abu Dhabi.

WATCH: Bryson's bizarre putting

WATCH: Bryson's bizarre putting

Bryson DeChambeau is renowned for his unusual approach to the game, and his new putting technique raised more eyebrows.

WATCH: Star golfers in the mix

WATCH: Star golfers in the mix

Four of the world's top golfers were treated to a mixing masterclass from TV and radio personality Reggie Yates in Abu Dhabi