Matt Fitzpatrick

Matt Fitzpatrick

Height: 5'10" (1.78 m)
Weight: 155 (70 kg)
Age: 27 (September 01, 1994)
Birthplace: Sheffield, England
Residence: Sheffield, England
Family: Single

Education: Northwestern University
Special Interests: Football, Sheffield United Football Club, sports
Turned Professional: 2014
City plays from: Sheffield, England


Exempt Status


PGA TOURWinner, U.S. Open (thru 2026-27)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (1):
2022 (1) U.S. Open.
International Victories (7):
2015 British Masters [Eur]. 2016 Nordea Masters [Eur]. 2016 DP World Tour Championship [Eur]. 2017 Omega European Masters [Eur]. 2018 Omega European Masters [Eur]. 2020 DP World Tour Championship, Dubai. 2021 Estrella Damm N.A. Andalucia Masters.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

64 - 2022 RBC Canadian Open (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#10 : 2022 U.S. Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#10 : 2022 U.S. Open

Career Largest Paycheck:

$3,150,000 : 2022 U.S. Open (Finished 1)

2021-22 Season Highlights


Earned his first major championship title and first career PGA TOUR victory at the U.S. Open, becoming the first player to earn his first TOUR win in a major since Danny Willett at the 2016 Masters Tournament.

PGA TOUR
Wells Fargo Championship - Finished T2 in his tournament debut at the Wells Fargo Championship, his second career runner-up on the PGA TOUR. Led the field in Scrambling (85.19 percent). PGA Championship - Played in the final pairing during the final round of the PGA Championship and carded a 73 to finish T5, his first career top-five in a major championship. Co-led the field in Par-3 Scoring Average (2.88). U.S. Open - Won the U.S. Open by one stroke over Scottie Scheffler and Will Zalatoris, earning his first major championship title and first career win on the PGA TOUR. Entering the week, was the second-highest ranked player in the Official World Golf Ranking without a win on the PGA TOUR (behind Zalatoris). Became the first player to earn his first TOUR win in a major championship since Danny Willett at the 2016 Masters Tournament and first to do so at the U.S. Open since Graeme McDowell in 2010. Also won the 2013 U.S. Amateur at The Country Club, becoming the 13th player to win the U.S. Amateur and U.S. Open and second to do so at the same course (Jack Nicklaus, Pebble Beach Golf Links). Moved to No. 10 in the FedExCup standings and Official World Golf Ranking with the win, cracking the top 10 in each for the first time in his career.

National Team Selections


Ryder Cup : 2016, 2020 Eurasia Cup : 2016 Walker 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: 106 349 1 2 1 23 40 80 26 $13,232,766
2022 15 50 1 1 8 10 12 3 10 $6,129,986
2021 20 66 5 9 15 5 73 $2,252,351
2020 15 54 1 5 6 12 3 36 $2,109,709
2019 14 51 1 2 5 13 1 $1,553,750
2018 13 40 1 3 9 4 $448,215
2017 12 38 4 9 3 $334,088
2016 12 34 2 2 7 5 $404,667
2014 4 (A) 12 1 2 2
2013 1 (A) 4 1
(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 T14 T5 1 T18
2021 T9 T46 T23 CUT T26 T18 T57 T11
2020 CNL CUT 7 T6 T37
2019 T41 T21 T41 T12 T20 T54 T61 T4 T27
2018 T46 T38 CUT T12 CUT T9 T36 T48 T30
2017 CUT 32 CUT T35 T44 T16 T17 T50 T16
2016 CUT T7 T49 T54 CUT T7 T38 T35
2014 CUT T48
2013 T44
FedExCup Playoffs
FedEx St. Jude Championship Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2021 CUT
2020 CUT T6

Personal


  • Played one season for Northwestern University outside Chicago before leaving school to turn professional.
  • When he won the 2013 U.S. Amateur, he became the first English winner of the U.S. Amateur since Harold Hilton in 1911.
  • With a T44 finish at the 2013 Open Championship and a T48 finish at the 2014 U.S. Open, became the first amateur since Bobby Jones in 1930 to hold low amateur titles at The Open Championship and U.S. Open at the same time.
  • Fan of Sheffield United F.C.