Adam Scott

Adam Scott

Height: 6'0" (1.83 m)
Weight: 180 (82 kg)
Age: 39 (July 16, 1980)
Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia
Residence: Crans sur Sierre, Switzerland
Family: Wife, Marie; Bo Vera, Byron

Education: University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Special Interests: Music, design, architecture, photography, surfing, watches
Turned Professional: 2000
City plays from: Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia


Exempt Status


Tournament winner (thru 2020-21)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (14):
2003 (1) Deutsche Bank Championship. 2004 (2) THE PLAYERS Championship, Booz Allen Classic. 2006 (1) THE TOUR Championship presented by Coca-Cola. 2007 (1) Shell Houston Open. 2008 (1) EDS Byron Nelson Championship. 2010 (1) Valero Texas Open. 2011 (1) World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational. 2013 (2) Masters Tournament, The Barclays. 2014 (1) Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial. 2016 (2) The Honda Classic, World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship. 2020 (1) The Genesis Invitational.
International Victories (14):
2001 Alfred Dunhill PGA Championship [SAf]. 2002 Qatar Masters [Eur]. 2002 Gleneagles Scottish PGA Championship [Eur]. 2003 Scandic Carlsberg Scandinavian Masters [Eur]. 2005 Johnnie Walker Classic [Eur]. 2008 Commercialbank Qatar Masters [Eur]. 2005 Singapore Open [Asia]. 2006 Singapore Open [Asia]. 2010 Barclays Singapore Open [Asia]. 2009 Australian Open [Aus]. 2012 Talisker Masters [Aus]. 2013 Australian PGA Championship [Aus]. 2013 Talisker Masters [Aus]. 2019 Australian PGA Championship.
Other Victories (3):
2013 PGA Grand Slam of Golf. 2013 ISPS Handa World Cup [with Jason Day]. 2005 Nissan Open [unofficial, 36 holes].

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2014 Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCard (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#1 : 2016 Wells Fargo Championship

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#1 : 2014 RBC Canadian Open

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,674,000 : 2020 The Genesis Invitational (Finished 1)

2019-20 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
Safeway Open - Held the first-round co-lead after an opening 65 at the Safeway Open before finishing T17. Fell to 2-for-13 in his career converting the 18-hole lead/co-lead to victory. Marked his lowest first-round score since the 2014 Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard. Co-led the field in Eagles (2) with Rafael Campos and Roger Sloan. The Genesis Invitational - Won his 14th PGA TOUR title at The Genesis Invitational, winning by two strokes after a final-round 70. Win came in his 325th start at the age of 39 years, 215 days. Held a share of the 54-hole lead, converting a 54-hole lead/co-lead to victory for the eighth time in 12 attempts. Faced an eight-stroke deficit after the first round (72), the largest overcome by a winner since Kevin Na at A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier in 2018. Became the third Australian to win on TOUR in a six-event stretch and the first to win The Genesis Invitational since 2011.

National Team Selections


Presidents Cup : 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019 World Cup : 2001, 2002, 2013, 2016

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 4 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 327 1125 14 13 11 98 166 269 58 1 $55,257,262
2020 7 26 1 1 3 6 1 22 $2,086,829
2019 18 61 2 9 12 14 4 6 $4,084,541
2018 21 78 1 3 8 18 3 51 $2,237,641
2017 16 58 4 9 13 3 79 $1,695,144
2016 20 76 2 2 9 14 20 4 $6,473,090
2015 15 48 3 5 11 4 106 $1,382,365
2014 17 68 1 1 10 16 17 12 $4,098,588
2013 16 60 2 2 6 10 16 4 $4,892,611
2012 16 58 1 1 5 11 15 1 25 $2,899,557
2011 18 59 1 1 1 7 10 14 4 16 $3,764,797
2010 20 68 1 4 8 16 4 19 $2,489,402
2009 19 52 1 1 2 9 10 110 $783,138
2008 15 49 1 3 7 13 2 1 40 $1,979,160
2007 19 68 1 1 6 10 17 2 12 $3,413,185
2006 19 68 1 3 3 10 14 17 2 $4,978,858
2005 19 68 1 6 8 18 1 $2,592,255
2004 16 52 2 1 1 7 8 12 4 $3,724,984
2003 14 46 1 1 2 6 11 3 $1,238,736
2002 10 30 2 4 7 3 $339,157
2001 6 20 1 4 2 $93,026
2000 6 12 1 5 $10,200
(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 T11 T26
2019 T12 T18 T8 T7 CUT T18 T40
2018 T11 T32 3 CUT T17 T50 T57
2017 T6 T9 T61 CUT T22 T14 T45 T13
2016 T12 T42 T18 T18 T43 70 1 T28 T10
2015 T38 T38 CUT T4 T10 T12 T4 T52 T45
2014 T38 T14 T15 T9 T5 T25 T8
2013 T19 1 (P) T5 T45 T3 T3 T33 T14
2012 T15 T8 T11 T15 2 8 T13 T33 T45
2011 CUT T2 7 CUT T25 T11 T6 T33 1
2010 T26 T18 T39 CUT T27 T25 T50 T17 T9
2009 CUT CUT CUT T36 CUT T66 T33 T51
2008 T54 T25 CUT T26 T16 T9 T17 T56
2007 T6 T27 T12 CUT T27 T61 T33 T36
2006 T53 T27 T3 T21 T8 T2 T17 T10
2005 T8 T33 T40 T28 T34 T29 T5 T36
2004 1 CUT T9 CUT T42 T36 T9 T55
2003 T17 T23 T23 CUT CUT T40 3 T64
2002 CUT T9 T23 CUT CUT T39 T17
2001 CUT T47
2000 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2019 5 T9 6
2018 T5 T49 T51
2017 CUT
2016 T4 4 T4 T8
2015 CUT
2014 T15 T16 T8 T9
2013 1 T53 T28 T14
2012 62 T7 T6 19
2011 T67 T8 T37 T6
2010 T9 T5 T15 27
2009 T58
2008 CUT T73 T50
2007 T14 T17 4 T26

Personal


  • Golf hero is countryman Greg Norman, who along with former coach Butch Harmon, urged him to play several seasons on the European Tour.
  • First coach was his father Phil, a former club pro.
  • Has residences in the Bahamas and Switzerland.
  • Married wife, Marie, in a surprise ceremony in the Bahamas after the 2014 Masters.