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Russell Knox

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Scotland
Russell Knox
Russell Knox

Russell Knox

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Scotland
PGA Championship Appearances
6
Best PGA Championship Finish
T22 (2016)
World Ranking
186
Age
35
Turned Pro
2007
Hometown
Inverness, Scotland
College
Jacksonville University
Height
5 ft 10 in
Weight
158 lbs

Bio

Sister Diane Knox moved to the United States in 2016 and currently works in media.

Wife Andrea, with her sister Maria, own CRYOtherapy Jax, a cryotherapy recovery center located on Southside Blvd in Jacksonville, Florida.

Grew up in Inverness, Scotland before relocating to Jacksonville, Florida to attend Jacksonville University on a golf scholarship. Earned a business management degree while at JU.

Parents Mike and Val are retired and living in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Father born in San Diego, California and mother born in Scotland.

Enjoys being on the beach and going on vacations exploring the world.

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 4 4 5 3 4 3 4 35 4 3 4 5 3 4 4 4 4 35 70
R1 4 5 4 4 6 3 5 3 4 38 4 3 4 5 3 6 4 3 4 36 74
R2 4 5 4 4 5 3 5 3 4 37 3 4 4 5 3 4 4 4 4 35 72
Eagle+
Birdie
Bogey
Double+

Stats

Strokes Gained R1 R2 R3 R4 Rank
Off the Tee -0.094 1.248 - - -
Approach the Green -1.493 0.519 - - -
Around the Green 0.070 0.585 - - -
Tee to Green -1.517 2.353 - - -
Putting 0.350 -1.750 - - -
TOTAL -1.167 0.603 - - -
Driving R1 R2 R3 R4 Rank
Average Driving Distance 356.0 319.0 - - -
Driving Accuracy 57.14% 85.71% - - -
Longest Drive 365 374 - - -
Approach R1 R2 R3 R4 Rank
Greens in Regulation 38.89% 61.11% - - -

Previous Performances

Year
Location
Finish
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 5 4 4 6 3 5 3 4 38 4 3 4 5 3 6 4 3 4 36 74
R2 4 5 4 4 5 3 5 3 4 37 3 4 4 5 3 4 4 4 4 35 72
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 5 4 3 4 5 4 4 3 4 36 5 4 4 6 3 4 4 3 3 36 72
R2 4 4 3 4 5 4 4 3 4 35 4 5 4 5 3 4 5 4 4 38 73
Eagle+
Birdie
Bogey
Double+