Branden Grace

Branden Grace

Height: 5'10" (1.78 m)
Weight: 171 (78 kg)
Age: 32 (May 20, 1988)
Birthplace: Pretoria, South Africa
Residence: George, South Africa
Family: Wife, Nieke; Roger James

Special Interests: Water sports, movies
Turned Professional: 2007
City plays from: George, South Africa


Exempt Status


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

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (1):
2016 (1) RBC Heritage.
International Victories (12):
2010 Coca-Cola Charity Championship [SAf]. 2012 Vodacom Origins Final [SAf]. 2015 Dimension Data Pro-Am [Saf]. 2012 Joburg Open [Eur]. 2012 Volvo Golf Champions [Eur]. 2012 Volvo China Open [Eur]. 2012 Alfred Dunhill Links Championship [Eur]. 2014 Alfred Dunhill Championship [Eur]. 2015 Commercial Bank Qatar Masters [Eur]. 2016 Commercial Bank Qatar Masters [Eur]. 2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player [Eur]. 2020 South African Open hosted by the City of Johannesburg.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2018 AT&T Byron Nelson (Round 4)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#17 : 2016 Valero Texas Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#10 : 2016 Travelers Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,062,000 : 2016 RBC Heritage (Finished 1)

National Team Selections


Presidents Cup : 2013, 2015, 2017 World Cup : 2013

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: 139 437 1 1 2 17 36 100 38 2 $9,324,582
2021 2 6 1 1 55 $41,391
2020 16 41 1 2 6 10 1 165 $354,443
2019 22 68 1 2 2 16 6 77 $1,373,185
2018 18 64 1 2 7 16 2 88 $1,529,289
2017 20 63 2 7 16 3 1 80 $1,315,054
2016 18 60 1 6 9 14 4 41 $2,878,868
2015 13 44 1 4 6 11 2 $1,471,160
2014 11 31 1 7 4 $82,868
2013 12 34 1 7 5 $170,459
2012 6 22 1 5 1 $82,325
2009 1 4 1 $25,539
(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
2021 CUT
2020 CNL T42
2019 T72 T58 CUT CUT T51 T41 T33 T9
2018 T46 T24 T27 T25 CUT T15 T30 T29 T63
2017 T48 T27 CUT T50 T6 T30 T32 T39 T28
2016 T57 CUT T4 T5 T72 T5 T23 T18 T10
2015 T42 CUT 3 T4 T20 54 T9 T17
2014 CUT T46 T36 T39 T40 T33 T23
2013 T48 T18 CUT CUT T64 T49 T33 T65
2012 CUT T51 T77 T62 T35 T36
2009 T43
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2019 T30
2018 CUT T43
2017 CUT T25
2016 CUT T41 T32

Personal


  • A graduate of the Ernie Els and Fancourt Foundation, which recognizes and helps nurture the careers of young golfers.
  • Grew up idolizing Tiger Woods.
  • Played rugby, cricket and field hockey growing up, but decided to focus on golf when he turned 15.
  • The best golf tip he's ever received is to just "keep it simple."
  • He is a patron of the South African Disabled Golf Association.