Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship - Day One

Padraig Harrington

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Ireland
Padraig Harrington
Padraig Harrington

Padraig Harrington

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Ireland

PGA Championship Wins

2008
PGA Championship Appearances
23
Best PGA Championship Finish
1 (2008)
World Ranking
238
Age
52
Turned Pro
1995
Hometown
Dublin, Ireland
College
Dublin Business College
Height
6 ft 1 in
Weight
189 lbs

Bio

Completed accountancy exams before turning professional.

Second cousin of former NFL quarterback Joey Harrington.

Distant cousin of poker player Dan Harrington.

Received an honorary degree from the University of St. Andrews just prior to the 2010 Open Championship. Other honorary degrees have come from Maynooth University of Ireland, Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons and John Morris University (Liverpool).

Is an ambassador for Special Olympics, R&A's Working for Golf program and Golf Ireland.

Represented Ireland at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio and said "I'm an Olympian now and no one can ever take that away from me."

Charity is Padraig Harrington Charitable Foundation. Also supports the Make-a-Wish Foundation and the Oesophageal Cancer Fund, among others.

Scorecard

Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 OUT 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 IN TOT
Par 4 4 3 5 3 4 4 4 4 35 4 3 4 5 4 3 4 4 4 35 70
R1 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 4 4 36 3 3 5 5 4 3 4 5 4 36 72
R2 4 4 3 5 3 4 6 4 4 37 3 2 5 4 5 2 4 5 4 34 71
R3 5 5 5 5 3 5 5 5 5 43 4 3 4 4 3 3 4 4 3 32 75
R4 5 3 2 5 3 4 5 4 4 35 4 3 4 5 3 3 4 4 4 34 69
Eagle+
Birdie
Bogey
Double+

Stats

Strokes Gained R1 R2 R3 R4 Rank
Off the Tee -0.138 -0.177 -0.013 -0.260 51
Approach the Green -0.182 2.560 -1.028 -1.101 49
Around the Green 0.928 0.310 -0.285 1.403 15
Tee to Green 0.608 2.694 -1.327 0.040 42
Putting 1.071 -0.873 -1.055 1.619 47
TOTAL 1.679 1.821 -2.382 1.659 T50
Driving R1 R2 R3 R4 Rank
Average Driving Distance 297.6 309.9 269.3 289.3 60
Driving Accuracy 35.71% 35.71% 42.86% 64.29% T46
Longest Drive 319 329 309 310 T72
Approach R1 R2 R3 R4 Rank
Greens in Regulation 44.44% 55.56% 61.11% 61.11% T59

Previous Performances

Year
Location
Finish
Year
2023
Location
Oak Hill Country Club, East Course
Rochester, New York
Finish
T50
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 OUT 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 IN TOT
Par 4 4 3 5 3 4 4 4 4 35 4 3 4 5 4 3 4 4 4 35 70
R1 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 4 4 36 3 3 5 5 4 3 4 5 4 36 72
R2 4 4 3 5 3 4 6 4 4 37 3 2 5 4 5 2 4 5 4 34 71
R3 5 5 5 5 3 5 5 5 5 43 4 3 4 4 3 3 4 4 3 32 75
R4 5 3 2 5 3 4 5 4 4 35 4 3 4 5 3 3 4 4 4 34 69
Eagle+
Birdie
Bogey
Double+
Year
2022
Location
Southern Hills Country Club
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Finish
CUT
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 OUT 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 IN TOT
Par 4 4 4 4 5 3 4 3 4 35 4 3 4 5 3 4 4 4 4 35 70
R1 4 6 3 5 5 3 4 4 4 38 5 3 3 5 4 5 5 4 5 39 77
R2 3 4 4 4 6 4 5 3 4 37 4 4 4 6 3 4 5 3 5 38 75
Eagle+
Birdie
Bogey
Double+
Year
2021
Location
The Ocean Course
Kiawah Island, South Carolina
Finish
T4
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 OUT 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 IN TOT
Par 4 5 4 4 3 4 5 3 4 36 4 5 4 4 3 4 5 3 4 36 72
R1 4 5 4 4 3 4 4 3 4 35 5 3 4 4 3 4 6 3 4 36 71
R2 5 4 4 5 4 3 5 3 5 38 4 5 4 3 3 4 5 3 4 35 73
R3 4 4 5 4 4 4 5 3 4 37 4 5 4 4 4 3 5 3 4 36 73
R4 4 3 3 5 4 4 4 3 3 33 4 5 4 4 2 5 5 3 4 36 69
Eagle+
Birdie
Bogey
Double+
Year
2019
Location
Bethpage Black Course
Farmingdale, New York
Finish
CUT
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 OUT 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 IN TOT
Par 4 4 3 5 4 4 4 3 4 35 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 4 35 70
R1 4 4 3 5 5 3 4 3 5 36 5 4 4 6 3 5 5 3 4 39 75
R2 4 5 5 5 4 4 4 2 4 37 4 6 5 5 3 5 5 2 5 40 77
Eagle+
Birdie
Bogey
Double+