Cameron Smith

Cameron Smith

Height: 5'11" (1.8 m)
Weight: 172 (78 kg)
Age: 29 (August 18, 1993)
Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia
Residence: Jacksonville, Florida
Family: Single

Special Interests: Cars, enjoying quality time with friends and family
Turned Professional: 2013
City plays from: Brisbane, Australia


Exempt Status


No exemptions to date

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (6):
2017 (1) Zurich Classic of New Orleans. 2020 (1) Sony Open in Hawaii. 2021 (1) Zurich Classic of New Orleans. 2022 (3) Sentry Tournament of Champions, THE PLAYERS Championship, The Open Championship.
International Victories (2):
2017 Australian PGA Championship. 2018 Australian PGA Championship.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

60 - 2021 THE NORTHERN TRUST (Round 3)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#2 : 2022 The Open Championship

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#2 : 2022 TOUR Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$3,600,000 : 2022 THE PLAYERS Championship (Finished 1)

2021-22 Season Highlights


Won three titles, including THE PLAYERS Championship and The Open Championship, and advanced to the TOUR Championship for the fourth time (third consecutive), finishing the season No. 20 in the FedExCup standings. Nominated for PGA TOUR Player of the Year, which was won by Scottie Scheffler. With victories at the Sentry Tournament of Champions, THE PLAYERS Championship and The Open Championship, was one of five players to win three or more times on the season. Became the first player to win THE PLAYERS and The Open in the same year since Jack Nicklaus in 1978. Finished the FedExCup Regular Season No. 3 in the FedExCup standings, earning a bonus of $3 million via the Comcast Business TOUR TOP 10. Recorded seven top-10s and made 15 cuts in 18 starts.

PGA TOUR
Sentry Tournament of Champions - Won the Sentry Tournament of Champions by one stroke over Jon Rahm, earning his fourth career PGA TOUR victory in his 157th start. With a total of 34-under 258, became the first player in PGA TOUR history to finish a 72-hole event 34-under or better. Became the sixth player to win both PGA TOUR events in Hawaii, joining Jim Furyk, Ernie Els, Vijay Singh, Zach Johnson and Justin Thomas. Made the second-most birdies in the field with 31 (Rahm/32); only 11 players in PGA TOUR history entering the week had made 31 birdies or more in a 72-hole event. Held at least a share of the lead after each of the first three rounds. THE PLAYERS Championship - Won THE PLAYERS Championship by one stroke over Anirban Lahiri, earning his fifth PGA TOUR title and second of the season. Became the third consecutive winner of the event to enter the week in the top 10 of the Official World Golf Ranking. Became the fifth Australian to win THE PLAYERS, joining Steve Elkington, Greg Norman, Adam Scott and Jason Day. Led the field in strokes Gained: Putting, becoming the third winner of the event in the ShotLink era (est. 2003) to lead the field in that category. Made 10 birdies in the final round, becoming the fourth player to make 10 or more birdies in a round at THE PLAYERS on record (1983-present). Masters Tournament - Finished T3 at the Masters Tournament, his fourth consecutive top-10 at the event. Played in the final pairing during the final round with champion Scottie Scheffler and recorded a 1-over 73. Led the field in Birdies (22) and Par-5 Scoring Average (4.44). the Memorial Tournament presented by Workday - Held at least a share of the lead after each of the first two rounds of the Memorial Tournament presented by Workday before finishing T13. The Open Championship - Won The Open Championship by one stroke over Cameron Young, earning his first career major championship title, third win of the season and sixth career win on TOUR. Victory came in the 150th Open Championship and the 30th held at St Andrews Links. Held a two-stroke lead after the second round and entered the final round trailing by four strokes before carding a final-round 64, his second score of 64 on the week (R2). Became the first player to shoot 64 or better in the final round and win a major since Collin Morikawa at the 2020 PGA Championship. Led the field in Bounce Back Percentage (66.67 percent).

National Team Selections


Presidents Cup : 2019 Olympic Games : 2020 World Cup : 2018 Eisenhower Trophy : 2012

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 3 - 1)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 171 554 6 2 5 33 69 121 50 $27,037,033
2022 18 62 3 1 7 13 15 3 19 $10,107,897
2021 24 82 1 2 8 14 21 3 14 $5,851,867
2020 19 64 1 1 2 8 13 6 24 $2,372,487
2019 23 74 3 8 17 6 84 $1,504,820
2018 24 78 3 7 12 18 6 12 $3,622,607
2017 26 82 1 4 6 16 10 46 $2,123,216
2016 24 69 3 13 11 157 $477,843
2015 13 43 2 5 8 5 $976,297
(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 1 T3 T13 CUT 1
2021 T17 T2 T59 T38 T33 T28 T5 T11
2020 CNL T43 T60 T59 T22
2019 T56 T51 T64 T72 T20 T54 T61 T12 T6
2018 CUT T5 T56 CUT 78 T5 23
2017 CUT CUT CUT
2016 T55 T59 T64
2015 T25 T4
FedExCup Playoffs
FedEx St. Jude Championship Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2022 T13 DNS 20
2021 2 (P) T34 T14
2020 T18 T20 T24
2019 T59
2018 T3 3 T65 20
2017 CUT CUT T12

Personal


  • Brisbane native is an avid supporter of the Brisbane Bronco's rugby league team.
  • Shares the same name as the Australian national rugby league team captain, causing confusion in his homeland.
  • Has aspirations to open a coffee shop when he retires.
  • Father, Des, is an accomplished golfer.
  • Owns a pet, a dachshund named Kendrick.
  • Passionate about tinkering with his cars when he is at home.