Dean Burmester

Dean Burmester

Height: 5'11" (1.8 m)
Weight: 167 (75 kg)
Age: 33 (June 02, 1989)
Birthplace: Zimbabwe
Residence: Bloemfontein, South Africa
Family: Wife, Mel

Turned Professional: 2010
City plays from: South Africa


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 50 from 2022 Korn Ferry Tour (thru 2022-23)

Career Victories


International Victories (10):
2009 International Team Championships [SAf]. 2013 Polokwane Classic [SAf]. 2014 Sun City Challenge [SAf]. 2015 Golden Pilsener Zimbabwe Open [SAf]. 2015 Lombard Insurance Classic [SAf]. 2015 Sun Windmill Challenge [SAf]. 2015 Vodacom Origins of Golf [SAf]. 2021 Tenerife Open. 2021 South African PGA Championship.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

65 - 2018 World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship (Round 4)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#64 : 2023 Fortinet Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$231,000 : 2022 The Open Championship (Finished 11)

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: 12 41 1 2 8 4 $481,043
2022 5 15 1 2 2 3 $388,800
2021 2 8 2 $66,817
2019 1 2 1
2018 2 8 2 $25,426
2017 1 4 1
2016 1 4 1 $11,400
(A) - Amateur

Top Tournaments


PGA TOUR
THE PLAYERS Championship Masters Tournament PGA Championship U.S. Open The Open Championship WGC-HSBC Champions WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession
2022 CUT T11
2021 T59 T40
2019 CUT
2018 T56 T30
2017 T35

Personal


  • Lists Nick Price and Mark McNulty as his golfing inspirations growing up.
  • Was born in Zimbabwe, but holds a South African passport.
  • Given the honor of hitting the inaugural tee shot on the DP World Tour (formerly European Tour) to get the 2022 season underway at the 2021 Joburg Open in his native South Africa.