Henrik Stenson

Henrik Stenson

FedExCup Champion: 2013

Height: 6'2" (1.88 m)
Weight: 190 (86 kg)
Age: 44 (April 05, 1976)
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden
Residence: Orlando, Florida
Family: Wife, Emma; Lisa, Karl, Alice

Special Interests: Movies, music, deep-sea fishing, fast cars, skiing, snorkeling
Turned Professional: 1999
City plays from: Gothenburg, Sweden


Exempt Status


Winner, The Open Championship (thru 2021-22)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (6):
2007 (1) World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play Championship. 2009 (1) THE PLAYERS Championship. 2013 (2) Deutsche Bank Championship, TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola. 2016 (1) The Open Championship. 2017 (1) Wyndham Championship.
International Victories (13):
2000 Gula Sidoma Grand Prix [EurChall]. 2000 2nd Cuba Challenge Tour Grand Final [EurChall]. 2000 DEXIA-BIL Luxembourg Open [EurChall]. 2001 Benson and Hedges International Open [Eur]. 2004 The Heritage at Woburn [Eur]. 2006 Commercialbank Qatar Masters [Eur]. 2006 BMW International Open [Eur]. 2007 Dubai Desert Classic [Eur]. 2012 South African Open [Eur]. 2013 DP World Tour Championship [Eur]. 2014 DP World Tour Championship [Eur]. 2016 BMW International Open [Eur]. 2008 Nedbank Challenge [SAf].
Other Victories (1):
2008 OMEGA Mission Hills World Cup [with Robert Karlsson].

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2017 Wyndham Championship (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#1 : 2013 TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#2 : 2015 Shell Houston Open

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,710,000 : 2009 THE PLAYERS Championship (Finished 1)

National Team Selections


Ryder Cup : 2006, 2008, 2014, 2016, 2018 Olympic Games : 2016 World Cup : 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009 Royal Trophy : 2006, 2007, 2011

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 206 681 6 10 10 48 96 163 40 4 $31,505,590
2020 3 8 1 1 2 198 $99,000
2019 15 50 3 8 14 1 90 $1,397,370
2018 16 56 1 5 9 14 2 57 $2,680,487
2017 15 44 1 1 3 8 10 5 1 32 $2,769,771
2016 14 46 1 1 1 4 7 10 2 2 36 $3,397,373
2015 16 60 4 8 12 16 2 $4,755,070
2014 15 54 1 3 8 14 1 52 $1,894,235
2013 18 64 2 3 1 8 10 16 2 1 $6,388,230
2012 15 51 1 1 7 11 3 1 111 $791,107
2011 15 44 2 9 6 180 $327,799
2010 15 44 1 1 1 9 6 141 $683,070
2009 10 34 1 1 4 5 9 1 $2,550,185
2008 9 30 2 4 6 8 1 $1,238,118
2007 15 46 1 2 6 10 5 39 $1,897,554
2006 10 32 1 1 4 8 2 $582,303
2005 4 16 1 1 2 4 $53,919
2001 1 2 1
(A) - Amateur

Top Tournaments


PGA TOUR
THE PLAYERS Championship Masters Tournament PGA Championship U.S. Open The Open Championship WGC-HSBC Champions WGC-Mexico WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv
2020 CNL T20
2019 CUT T36 T48 T9 T20 T54 T9 T27
2018 T23 T5 CUT T6 T35 T2 T39
2017 T16 CUT T13 CUT T11 T2 W/D T17
2016 CUT T24 T7 W/D 1 T11 T28
2015 T17 T19 T25 T27 T40 T24 T4 T34 T6
2014 T34 T14 T3 T4 T39 T31 T16 T17 T19
2013 T5 T18 3 T21 2 T33 T2
2012 T15 T40
2011 CUT CUT T23 68 T33
2010 CUT CUT CUT T29 T3 T13 T37 T33 80
2009 1 T38 T6 9 T13 T40 T77 T33 T29
2008 T10 T17 T4 CUT T3 T57 3 T16
2007 T23 T17 CUT CUT CUT T19 1 T41
2006 T3 CUT T14 T26 T48 T13 T17 T31
2005 T47 T34 T3 T13
2001 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2018 T69 T29
2017 T17 T51
2016 W/D T41
2015 2 2 T10 T2
2014 T38 T26 T23
2013 T43 1 T33 1
2012 T54
2007 CUT T55 T52

Personal


  • A family friend introduced him to the game at age of 12. Got down to scratch at age 18.
  • Wife, Emma, played golf at the University of South Carolina. He spent time practicing at the school's practice facility.
  • Having become a father and experiencing much of the world, he is taking an interest in the next generation. He and his wife founded the Henrik Stenson Foundation, where the aim is to support and encourage children to reach their full potential through sports. The Foundation has introduced two annual scholarships, Handigolfer of the Year, to encourage disabled golfers in their progress in golf and life in general. He is an ambassador for the Swedish Golf Federation's Handigolf and Handigolf Tour. With support from the R&A, he is the host for an annual training camp for disabled golfers, Henrik Stenson Handicamp. Henrik has his own junior event together with longtime caddie and friend, Fanny Sunesson. The tournament, Stenson Sunesson Junior Challenge, is open for Nordic players. He is also an ambassador for Ren Idrott which is a Swedish non-profit, anti-doping organization.