Profile and Career of American professional Golfer Nick Watney


This article is about the professional american golf player, Nicholas Alan Watney also known as Nick Watney. Here is given the profile, career and statistics of this player. Watney also has 4 PGA Tour wins in his account.

Nick WatneyNick Watney is a professional golf player from America. With four PGA Tour wins till date, he broke into the Top ten of the Official World Golf Ranking in 2011.

Watney started playing professional golf in 2003. On the Canadian Tour, he won the Lewis Chitengwa Memorial, his first professional win. Soon after, he started playing in Nationwide Tour and won the Nationwide Tour Championship in 2004.

PGA Tour and Major Championships
Watney's good performance on Nationwide Tour earns him qualification for the PGA Tour. His first PGA Tour win came at 2007 Zurich Classic of New Orleans. But his best performance came in 2011, where he able to make two PGA Tour wins including the WGC Cadillac Championship. He also broke into the Top 10 of the World Golf Ranking for the first time his career during the same period.

Watney has also performed well in major championships of the professional golf. In 2010 Masters Tournament, he ended up as 7th position. In the same year at The Open Championship, he was tied at 7th position.

Personal Profile of Nick Watney

  • Full Name of Nick Watney - Nicholas Alan Watney
  • Date of Birth - 25th April, 1981
  • Birth Place - Sacramento, California
  • Country - United States
  • Nick Watney becomes professional in - 2003
  • Tours - PGA Tour, Canadian Tour, Nationwide Tour


Career Profile of Nick Watney

  • Turned Professional in - 2003
  • Professional Wins - 7
  • Best Performance in Major Championships:
    • Masters Tournament - 7th Position in 2010
    • U.S. Open - Tied on 60th position in 2008
    • The Open Championship - Tied on 7th position in 2010
    • PGA Championship - Tied on 12th position in 2011
  • Performance in Major Championships:
    • Tournaments Played - 17
    • Wins - 0
    • Top 10 finishes - 2
    • Top 25 finishes - 5
  • Professional Wins:
    • Zurich Classic of New Orleans (2007)
    • Buick Invitational (2009)
    • WGC-Cadillac Championship (2011)
    • AT & T National (2011)
    • Nationwide Tour Championship (2004)
    • Lewis Chitengwa Memorial Championship (2003)
    • Callaway Golf Pebble Beach Invitational (2005)


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