Justin Thomas

Justin Thomas

FedExCup Champion: 2017

Height: 5'10" (1.78 m)
Weight: 160 (72 kg)
Age: 27 (April 29, 1993)
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky
Residence: Jupiter, Florida
Family: Single

Education: University of Alabama
Turned Professional: 2013
City plays from: Louisville, KY, United States


Exempt Status


Winner, PGA Championship or U.S. Open (thru 2023-24)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (12):
2016 (1) CIMB Classic. 2017 (5) CIMB Classic, SBS Tournament of Champions, Sony Open in Hawaii, PGA Championship, Dell Technologies Championship. 2018 (3) THE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES, The Honda Classic, World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational. 2019 (1) BMW Championship. 2020 (2) THE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES, Sentry Tournament of Champions.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2014 (1) Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

59 - 2017 Sony Open in Hawaii (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#1 : 2020 Workday Charity Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#1 : 2018 the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,890,000 : 2017 PGA Championship (Finished 1)

2019-20 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
Safeway Open - Earned his third consecutive top-five (dating to his win at the 2019 BMW Championship) with a T4 at the Safeway Open, accomplishing the feat for the second time in his career. THE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES - Won for the 11th time on the PGA TOUR, winning THE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES by two shots over Danny Lee. Earned second victory at the event and fourth in Asia since the start of the 2015-16 season (2015 CIMB Classic, 2016 CIMB Classic, 2017 THE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES, 2019 THE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES). Became the fifth player to win 11 times before turning 27, joining Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth. Made 27 birdies, most in the field. Played the par-4s in 13-under, five shots better than anyone else in the field. Converted the 54-hole lead/co-lead to victory for the eighth time in his 11th attempt. Marked fourth straight top-five on the PGA TOUR, reaching that mark for the first time in his career. Sentry Tournament of Champions - Defeated Patrick Reed and Xander Schauffele in a playoff to win the Sentry Tournament of Champions for the second time, earning his 12th PGA TOUR title at age 26 years, 251 days. Became the third player since 1960 to win 12 times before turning 27, joining Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods. Represented his third win in a six-start stretch on TOUR. Joined Stuart Appleby (3), Geoff Ogilvy (2) and Dustin Johnson (2) as players to win the event multiple times since it moved to The Plantation Course at Kapalua in 1999. Led the field in Birdies (24) and Par-3 Scoring Average (2.75). Improved to 3-1 in his career in playoffs. Waste Management Phoenix Open - Shot a final-round 65 to finish T3 at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, his second consecutive third-place result at the event. Marked his fourth top-five in six starts on the season. World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship - Finished T6 at the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship. Held the 54-hole lead before shooting a final-round 73, falling to 4-for-7 for his career with the outright 54-hole lead and 0-for-2 at the event. Earned second career birdie/eagle streak of at least five holes (Nos. 15-1/R2).

National Team Selections


Arnold Palmer Cup : 2012, 2013 Eisenhower Trophy : 2012 Presidents Cup : 2017, 2019 Ryder Cup : 2018 Walker Cup : 2013 World Amateur Team Championship : 2012

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 3 - 2)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 149 511 12 4 8 52 83 118 31 $35,463,158
2020 12 42 2 1 1 8 9 9 3 1 $5,258,527
2019 20 72 1 1 3 7 14 18 2 3 $5,013,084
2018 23 82 3 1 10 20 21 2 7 $8,694,821
2017 25 79 5 1 12 14 19 6 1 $9,921,560
2016 28 96 1 4 7 10 22 6 12 $4,126,366
2015 30 106 7 15 23 7 32 $2,278,564
2014 7 21 1 1 3 4 $170,237
2013 2 (A) 6 1 1
2012 1 (A) 4 1
2009 1 (A) 3 1
(A) - Amateur
Korn Ferry Tour (Playoff Record: 1 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD Priority Rank Earnings
Total: 21 77 1 1 1 7 13 18 3 $481,270
2014 20 75 1 1 1 7 13 18 2 5 $481,270
2012 1 (A) 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 T6
2019 T35 T12 CUT T11 9 T24 T12
2018 T11 T17 T6 T25 CUT 2 (P) 4 1
2017 T75 T22 1 T9 CUT T23 T5 T39 T28
2016 T3 T39 T66 T32 T53 T27 T35 T61 T33
2015 T24 T18
2014 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2019 T12 1 T3
2018 T8 T24 T12 T7
2017 T6 1 T47 2
2016 T10 CUT T32 T6
2015 T16 T56 T13

Personal


  • Son of Mike and Jani Thomas, he became the eighth son of a PGA of America Professional to win the PGA Championship. Mike is a PGA professional at Harmony Landing in Louisville, Kentucky, while Justin's grandfather, Paul, was a 60-year member of the PGA of America.
  • Collects golf balls from all of his wins for his dad.
  • Avid shoe collector.
  • The three-time AJGA junior champion returned to the American Junior Golf Association as a tournament host, hosting the inaugural Justin Thomas Junior Championship in Kentucky in 2016.
  • Collects golf balls from all of his wins for his dad.