Martin Laird

Martin Laird

Height: 6'2" (1.88 m)
Weight: 190 (86 kg)
Age: 37 (December 29, 1982)
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Residence: Scottsdale, Arizona
Family: Wife, Meagan; Jack, Hannah Katherine

Education: Colorado State University (2004, Marketing)
Special Interests: European soccer, watching sports, music, cars
Turned Professional: 2004
City plays from: Glasgow, Scotland


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 125 in 2018-19 FedExCup standings (thru 2020-21)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (3):
2009 (1) Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. 2011 (1) Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCard. 2013 (1) Valero Texas Open.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2007 (1) Athens Regional Foundation Classic.
International Victories (1):

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2010 Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#2 : 2012 Hyundai Tournament of Champions

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#21 : 2011 Wells Fargo Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,116,000 : 2013 Valero Texas Open (Finished 1)

National Team Selections


World Cup : 2011, 2013, 2018

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 1 - 2)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 300 966 3 6 3 40 75 199 100 1 $17,751,275
2021 1 2 1
2020 12 39 1 1 7 5 182 $232,786
2019 26 80 4 5 18 8 121 $863,054
2018 22 65 3 7 14 8 115 $1,017,580
2017 25 83 1 5 8 18 6 1 56 $1,759,706
2016 24 78 1 3 6 17 7 77 $1,224,680
2015 24 77 1 3 6 15 9 99 $1,124,988
2014 20 62 1 5 13 7 127 $583,663
2013 21 68 1 2 3 13 8 74 $1,755,393
2012 22 73 2 3 7 17 5 64 $2,172,883
2011 23 76 1 1 6 11 17 6 31 $2,676,509
2010 26 91 2 4 6 18 8 11 $2,137,928
2009 24 72 1 1 2 5 12 12 146 $1,349,354
2008 29 98 3 5 20 9 67 $852,752
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
2019 CUT
2018 T57
2017 CUT CUT T32 CUT
2016 CUT
2015 CUT
2014 CUT
2013 T5 CUT CUT T21 T44 T48
2012 T2 T57 T42 CUT T72 T24 T5 T29
2011 T69 T20 CUT CUT CUT T10 T33 T11
2010 CUT T48 CUT T16
2009 T71 CUT CUT T54
2007 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2019 83
2018 T73
2017 T20 T40 T44
2016 T18 CUT
2015 CUT CUT
2013 T72 CUT
2012 T71 CUT T62
2011 T58 T74 T12
2010 2 (P) T25 T50 30
2008 T7 T50 T55

Personal


  • Has the flag of his home country, Scotland, on his golf belt, golf bag and golf balls.
  • Became an ambassador to ClubGolf in Scotland whose goal is to introduce golf to every Scottish child by age 9.
  • His wife, Meagan, is actively involved with the PGA TOUR Wives Association and both help with various events the PGATWA sponsors throughout the year.
  • Lists his dad and Greg Norman as his heroes.
  • Actually learned to play the game left-handed, before later switching sides.