Earned his spot in Erin Hills by getting inside the top 60 of the Official World Golf Ranking on the last cutoff date (June 12). Three of his four professional victories have come on the European Tour, the last coming in last year's BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth, the flagship event for the circuit. That earned him a spot in the U.S. Open at Oakmont, where he tied for 23rd. Was the low amateur in the 2008 Open Championship at Royal Birkdale with his dad on the bag. Tied for fifth that week with 2003 U.S. Open champion Jim Furyk. Represented Europe in the 2016 Ryder Cup Matches at Hazeltine National Golf Club.
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