Abraham Ancer

Abraham Ancer

Height: 5'7" (1.7 m)
Weight: 160 (70 kg)
Age: 30 (February 27, 1991)
Birthplace: McAllen, Texas
Residence: San Antonio, Texas
Family: Single

Education: University of Oklahoma (2013, Multi-Disciplinary Studies)
Special Interests: Hunting, going to the shooting range, soccer
Turned Professional: 2013
City plays from: Reynosa, Mexico


Exempt Status


PGA TOURWinner, World Golf Championships (thru 2023-24)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (1):
2021 (1) World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2015 (1) Nova Scotia Open.
International Victories (1):
2018 Emirates Australian Open.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2021 World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#6 : 2021 World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#11 : 2021 Wyndham Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,820,000 : 2021 World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational (Finished 1)

National Team Selections


Presidents Cup : 2019 Olympic Games : 2020 World Cup : 2018

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 1 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 126 414 1 4 22 48 89 36 1 $13,432,886
2022 2 6 1 1 1 77 $169,065
2021 27 98 1 1 9 18 24 3 9 $5,816,565
2020 20 74 2 4 9 17 3 18 $2,903,306
2019 27 88 1 4 10 20 7 21 $2,688,625
2018 30 96 5 9 20 9 1 60 $1,676,695
2017 1 4 1 $15,820
2016 19 48 1 6 13 190 $162,811
(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
2021 T22 T13 T8 T56 T59 T18 1 (P) T18
2020 CNL T43 T4 T15 T12
2019 T12 T16 T49 CUT T17 T39
2018 CUT T52
FedExCup Playoffs
FedEx St. Jude Championship Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2021 T64 T9 T9
2020 CUT T33 T18
2019 2 T28 T21
2018 CUT T7 T51

Personal


  • Was born in South Texas but grew up in Reynosa, Mexico, where he lived until age 14. Parents are both natives of Mexico and he has dual citizenship in Mexico and the United States.
  • Attended Odessa Junior College before transferring and graduating from the University of Oklahoma.
  • Got hooked on golf as the first sport he played.
  • Early golf memories include beating his dad for the first time and meeting Jack Nicklaus.
  • If not a professional golfer, he would pursue race-car driving.
  • Would like to change places with Sebastian Vettel for a day because "to drive an F1 car is way too much fun."
  • Enjoys collecting putters.
  • Bucket list includes jumping out of an airplane and flying a fighter jet.
  • Favorite quote is from Zig Ziglar, who said, "You are the only person on earth who can use your ability."