Luke Donald - Profile

Luke Donald: Still looking for a first major

Luke Donald: Still looking for a first major

The Englishman has won some big tournaments in his career but still can't get it done in the majors.

* Has spent 55 weeks at world No.1: First hit top of world rankings on May 29th, 2011; last week at No.1 was August 5th, 2012.

* 2011: Became first player to win both money lists on the PGA and European Tours in the same year.

* 5 PGA Tour wins: 2002 Southern Farm Bureau Classic, 2006 Honda Classic, 2011 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, 2011 Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Classic, 2012 Transitions Championship

* 7 European Tour wins: 2004 Scandinavian Masters, Omega European Masters, 2010 Madrid Masters, 2011 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, BMW PGA Championship, Barclays Scottish Open, 2012 BMW PGA Championship.

* Played in 4 Ryder Cups (2004, 2006, 2010 & 2012) and was on winning team each time.

* Was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 2012 Birthday Honours for services to golf.

* Best major finishes: 3rd 2005 Masters, 3rd 2006 US PGA, Sixth other top 10s.

Player Details

  • Nationality: England
  • Date Of Birth: 07/12/1977
  • Birth Place: Hertfordshire, England
  • Height: 5ft 9
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2016 BMW PGA Championship T8 68 68 68
2016 THE PLAYERS Championship CUT 70+74 144 144
2016 Wells Fargo Championship T71 76+69+77+73 295 295
2016 Valero Texas Open T13 69+70+68+74 281 281
2016 RBC Heritage T2 66+71+69+71 277 277
2016 Puerto Rico Open T26 69+73+72+69 283 283
Grand Slam History
US Masters -CUT-T25T32T4-
US Open -T58-T8-T45T47
The Open Championship -T12T63-T5-T11
US PGA Championship --T41-T32T8T109

Luke Donald News

 Luke Donald will host British Masters supported by Sky Sports at The Grove in October

British Masters tickets on sale

Fans can now buy tickets for the final three rounds of the 2016 British Masters supported by Sky Sports at The Grove in October.

Luke Donald believes he is in contention to win his first title in more than three years

Donald in ‘great position’

Luke Donald said he has played his way into a "great position" ahead of the final round of the British Masters.

 Luke Donald returned to form at the British Masters on Thursday

Donald 'surprised' by split

Luke Donald said he was "surprised" by John McLaren's decision to end his position as caddie to the former world No 1.


WATCH: Horan stars at BMW PGA

WATCH: Horan stars at BMW PGA

Niall Horan talks to Wayne Riley about his passion for golf during the BMW PGA Championship pro-am at Wentworth.

WATCH: Redknapp and An crowned

WATCH: Redknapp and An crowned

Byeong Hun An teamed up with Jamie Redknapp to win the inaugural ISPS HANDA Pressure Putt Showdown at Wentworth.

Wentworth ways to watch

Wentworth ways to watch

Don't miss a moment of this week's BMW PGA Championship, with extended coverage from Wentworth live across Sky Sports.