Oosthuizen won The Open Championship conducted by The R&A in 2010 at St. Andrews to claim his first major title. He has four second-place finishes in majors, including the 2015 U.S. Open at Chambers Bay, when he shot a championship-record 199 for his final 54 holes to tie for second with Dustin Johnson. His final-round 67 included a 29 on the second nine, a feat only achieved three other times in U.S. Open history. He also finished as a runner-up in The Open Championship in 2015 at St. Andrews, falling in a three-hole aggregate playoff won by Zach Johnson, and lost to Bubba Watson in a playoff in the 2012 Masters. In August, he finished tied for second in the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow. Of his 13 worldwide victories, eight have come on the European Tour. Represented South Africa in the 2002 World Amateur Team Championship. Represented the International Team in the Presidents Cup in 201, 2015 and 2017.

U.S. Open Record
Year Site Scores To Par Finish
2018 Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 74-72-75-69--290 +10 T-16
2017 Erin Hills 74-70-68-73--285 -3 T-23
2016 Oakmont Country Club 75-65-74-73--287 +7 T-23
2015 Chambers Bay 77-66-66-67--276 -4 T-2
2014 Pinehurst Resort & C.C. (Course No. 2) 71-73-78-67--289 +9 T-40
2013 Merion Golf Club 75-WD   WD
2012 The Olympic Club 77-72 +9 MC
2011 Congressional Country Club 69-73-71-67--280 -4 T-9
2010 Pebble Beach Golf Links 77-74 +9 MC

Road To Shinnecock Hills