Jordan Smith (golfer)

Jordan Lewis Smith (born 9 November 1992) is an English professional golfer.

Jordan Smith
Personal information
Full nameJordan Lewis Smith
Born (1992-11-09) 9 November 1992 (age 27)
Bath, Somerset, England
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight76 kg (168 lb; 12.0 st)
Nationality England
ResidenceChippenham, Wiltshire, England
Career
Turned professional2014
Current tour(s)European Tour
Former tour(s)Challenge Tour
PGA EuroPro Tour
Professional wins5
Highest ranking69 (13 August 2017)[1]
(as of 12 July 2020)
Number of wins by tour
European Tour1
Challenge Tour2
Other2
Best results in major championships
Masters TournamentDNP
PGA ChampionshipT9: 2017
U.S. OpenDNP
The Open ChampionshipCUT: 2018
Achievements and awards
PGA EuroPro Tour
Order of Merit
2015
Challenge Tour
Rankings winner
2016

Smith turned professional in 2014. He played mainly on the PGA EuroPro Tour in 2015 winning twice. He also won the tour's Order of Merit which gained him a Challenge Tour card for 2016. He won two Challenge Tour events in 2016, the Red Sea Egyptian Challenge and the Ras Al Khaimah Golf Challenge.[2] He finished leader of the Challenge Tour Order of Merit to earn a place on the European Tour for 2017.

Amateur winsEdit

Source:[3]

Professional wins (5)Edit

European Tour wins (1)Edit

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner-up
1 30 Jul 2017 Porsche European Open −13 (70-67-67-71=275) Playoff   Alexander Lévy

European Tour playoff record (1–0)

No. Year Tournament Opponent Result
1 2017 Porsche European Open   Alexander Lévy Won with birdie on second extra hole

Challenge Tour wins (2)Edit

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner(s)-up
1 23 Apr 2016 Red Sea Egyptian Challenge −18 (63-68-70-69=270) 2 strokes   Joel Girrbach,   Garrick Porteous,
  Manuel Trappel
2 29 Oct 2016 Ras Al Khaimah Golf Challenge −20 (69-66-67-66=268) 1 stroke   José-Filipe Lima

PGA EuroPro Tour wins (2)Edit

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runners-up
1 31 Jul 2015 PDC Open −14 (68-68-66=202) 3 strokes   Laurie Canter,   Paul Howard,
  Alex Wrigley
2 30 Oct 2015 Matchroom Sport Tour Championship −13 (71-68-64=203) Playoff   Daniel Gavins,   Aaron Rai

Results in major championshipsEdit

Tournament 2017 2018
Masters Tournament
U.S. Open
The Open Championship CUT
PGA Championship T9 CUT
  Top 10
  Did not play

CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" indicates a tie for a place

Results in World Golf ChampionshipsEdit

Tournament 2017
Championship
Match Play
Invitational
Champions T58
  Did not play

"T" = Tied

Team appearancesEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Week 32 2017 Ending 13 Aug 2017" (pdf). OWGR. Retrieved 29 October 2019.
  2. ^ Barnes, Dan (23 April 2016). "Jordan Smith wins the Red Sea Egyptian Challenge". Gazette & Herald.
  3. ^ "Jordan Smith". World Amateur Golf Ranking. Retrieved 26 April 2016.

External linksEdit