Height: 6'2" (1.88 m)
Weight: 220 (99 kg)
Age: 29 (November 10, 1994)
Birthplace: Barrika, Spain
Residence: Scottsdale, Arizona
Family: Wife, Kelley; Kepa, Eneko
Arizona State University (2016, Communications)
Special Interests: Music, dancing
Turned Professional: 2016
City plays from: Barrika, Spain
PGA TOURWinner, U.S. Open (thru 2027-28)
PGA TOUR Victories (11):2017 (1) Farmers Insurance Open. 2018 (1) CareerBuilder Challenge. 2019 (1) Zurich Classic of New Orleans. 2020 (2) the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide, BMW Championship. 2021 (1) U.S. Open (2021). 2022 (1) Mexico Open at Vidanta. 2023 (4) Sentry Tournament of Champions, The American Express, The Genesis Invitational, Masters Tournament.
International Victories (8):
Other Victories (1):
Career Low Round:61 - 2023 Mexico Open at Vidanta (Round 3)
Career High FedExCup Rank:#1 : 2023 FedEx St. Jude Championship
Career High Official World Golf Rank:#1 : 2023 AT&T Byron Nelson
Career Largest Paycheck:$3,600,000 : 2023 The Genesis Invitational (Finished 1)
2022-23 Season Highlights
Has four wins on the season for the first time in his career, including his second career major championship title at the Masters Tournament. Other victories have come at the Sentry Tournament of Champions, The American Express and The Genesis Invitational. Tied Sergio Garcia for the most wins on the PGA TOUR by a Spanish-born player (11) and became the third player from Spain with multiple major titles, joining Seve Ballesteros and Jose Maria Olazabal. With his win at The Genesis Invitational, became the first player with three wins on TOUR in a calendar year before March 1 since Johnny Miller in 1975. Won the Sentry Tournament of Champions and The American Express in back-to-back starts, becoming the first player to win in consecutive starts since Rory McIlroy in 2022. Won on the PGA TOUR for the seventh consecutive season.
PGA TOURTHE CJ CUP in South Carolina - Held a share of the second-round lead at THE CJ CUP in South Carolina and went on to finish T4 in his season debut. Sentry Tournament of Champions - Won the Sentry Tournament of Champions by two strokes over Collin Morikawa, earning his eighth PGA TOUR victory in his 133rd career start. Entered the final round trailing by seven strokes, becoming the first player to face a 54-hole deficit of seven strokes or more and win on TOUR since Sam Burns at the 2022 Charles Schwab Challenge. Became the first player to win on TOUR after finishing runner-up the year prior since Scottie Scheffler at the 2022 World Golf Championships-Dell Technologies Match Play. The American Express - Won The American Express by one stroke over Davis Thompson to win in back-to-back starts for the first time in his career. Marked his ninth PGA TOUR title and second at The American Express. Held a share of the lead entering the final round, improving to 3-for-8 with the 54-hole lead/co-lead in his career. Moved to No. 1 in the FedExCup standings for the first time in his career following the victory. WM Phoenix Open - Finished solo-third at the WM Phoenix Open, his fifth top-10 in eight starts at the event. The Genesis Invitational - Earned his third victory of the season and 10th of his career with a win at The Genesis Invitational. Win came in his 137th start at the age of 28 years, 3 months, 9 days. Held a three-stroke lead entering the final round, improving to 4-for-9 with the 54-hole lead/co-lead in his career. Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard - Held the 18-hole lead at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard before closing with scores of 76-76-72 to finish T39. Snapped a streak of six consecutive top-10s to start the season. THE PLAYERS Championship - Entered THE PLAYERS Championship as the FedExCup leader and World No. 1 and withdrew prior to the start of his second round due to illness. Carded a 1-under 71 in the first round and stood T33. Snapped a streak of 25 consecutive cuts made on TOUR, which was the longest active streak entering the week. Masters Tournament - Won the Masters Tournament by four strokes over Brooks Koepka and Phil Mickelson, earning his 11th win on the PGA TOUR and second major championship title. Became the 18th player to win the Masters and the U.S. Open. Became the second consecutive winner of the Masters to enter the week No. 1 in the FedExCup standings. Four strokes marked the largest margin of victory in a men’s major since Dustin Johnson won the Masters by five strokes in 2020. Mexico Open at Vidanta - Finished solo-second in his title defense at the Mexico Open at Vidanta, his fourth career top-10 as a defending champion on TOUR. U.S. Open - Finished T10 at the U.S. Open, his third top-10 in eight starts at the event. The Open Championship - Finished T2 at The Open Championship, his 10th career runner-up on TOUR and first in a major championship. Third-round 63 was the lowest score of the week by any player in any round. Ryder Cup - Compiled a 2-0-2 record in Team Europe's 16.5-11.5 victory over the United States at the Ryder Cup. Made his third consecutive appearance at the Ryder Cup. Tied Scottie Scheffler in Singles.
National Team Selections
|PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 2 - 0)|
|Season||Events||Rounds||1st||2nd||3rd||Top 10||Top 25||Cuts Made||Cuts Missed||WD||FedExCup Rank||Earnings|
|(A) - Amateur|
|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|
|FedEx St. Jude Championship||Dell Technologies Championship||BMW Championship||TOUR Championship|
- Grew up in Barrika, Spain and is a loyal supporter of the Athletic Club Bilbao. Participated in sports and activities such as soccer, canoeing, jai alai and kung fu as a child before focusing on golf.
- Met his wife, Kelley, while the two were students at Arizona State University. Kelley was a javelin thrower for the track and field team.
- Proposed to Kelley during a hike at Torrey Pines Preserve in 2018. Earned his first PGA TOUR title (2017 Farmers Insurance Open) and first major championship victory (2021 U.S. Open) at Torrey Pines Golf Course.
- His favorite player and inspiration was Seve Ballesteros.