Francesco Molinari

Francesco Molinari

(maw-LIN-air-ee)

Height: 5'8" (1.73 m)
Weight: 159 (72 kg)
Age: 37 (November 08, 1982)
Birthplace: Turin, Italy
Residence: London, England
Family: Wife, Valentina; Tommaso, Emma

Education: University of Torino (Business)
Special Interests: Soccer, cooking
Turned Professional: 2004
City plays from: Torino, Italy


Exempt Status


PGA TOURWinner, The Open Championship (thru 2024-2025)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (3):
2018 (2) Quicken Loans National, The Open Championship. 2019 (1) Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard.
International Victories (5):
2006 Telecom Italia Open [Eur]. 2010 World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions [Eur]. 2012 Open de Espana [Eur]. 2016 Italian Open [Eur]. 2018 BMW PGA Championship [Eur].
Other Victories (1):
2009 OMEGA Mission Hills World Cup [with Edoardo Molinari].

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

61 - 2017 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open (Round 4)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#7 : 2018 PGA Championship

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#5 : 2018 TOUR Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,890,000 : 2018 The Open Championship (Finished 1)

National Team Selections


Arnold Palmer Cup : 2004 Eisenhower Trophy : 2002, 2004 Royal Trophy : 2011 Ryder Cup : 2010, 2012, 2018 Seve Trophy : 2009, 2011, 2013 World Cup : 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2016

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: 149 500 3 2 3 24 61 119 29 2 $15,786,470
2020 6 19 2 3 3 193 $183,740
2019 15 54 1 1 3 6 14 1 40 $3,467,143
2018 20 70 2 1 5 11 17 3 17 $5,065,842
2017 21 72 1 5 14 17 4 1 37 $2,875,850
2016 18 64 3 5 14 4 111 $1,083,155
2015 16 53 1 2 5 13 2 1 111 $997,389
2014 12 44 2 7 12 $847,974
2013 9 26 1 1 6 3 $245,463
2012 8 26 3 7 1 $198,961
2011 11 30 1 1 3 6 5 $158,387
2010 8 24 1 2 6 2 $358,196
2009 4 16 1 2 4 $304,368
2007 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 T22 T53
2019 T56 T5 T48 T16 T11 T43 T17 3
2018 CUT T20 T6 T25 1 T46 T25 T17 T39
2017 T6 T33 T2 CUT CUT T6 T20 58 T24
2016 T7 T22 T36
2015 T54 T27 T40 T34 T61
2014 T6 50 T58 T23 T15 T21 T25 T33 T31
2013 CUT CUT T33 CUT T9 T28 T33 T44
2012 CUT T19 T54 T29 T39 T39 T13 T17 T40
2011 CUT CUT T34 CUT CUT T23 T3 T33 T15
2010 9 T30 T33 CUT CUT 1 T14 T33 T39
2009 T10 T27 T13 T10
2007 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2019 82 T61
2018 CUT T8 T21
2017 CUT T61 T12
2016 CUT

Personal


  • Caddied for brother Edoardo at the 2006 Masters who was paired with Tiger Woods in the opening round.
  • Is fluent in three languages including his native Italian, English and Spanish.
  • Massive soccer fan and has two teams: the Italian Serie A team Inter Milan, and the West Ham United of the English Premier League.