KNOX Russell

Russell KNOX

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Biography

ResidencePonte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA
Date of Birth:21/06/1985
Place of BirthInverness, Scotland
Height & Weight5' 11 11st (178cm 73kg)
FamilyWife: Andrea (m. 2014)
InterestsFootball, movies, table tennis
Turned Pro2007
Qualifying School(Joined Tour by winning the WGC-HSBC Champions 2015)

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Biography

Became the first Scot to win a WGC event in 2015 at the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai, and three years later became the first Scot to win a Rolex Series event at the 2018 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation, beating Ryan Fox in a play-off at Ballyliffin Golf Club. Went to Jacksonville University on a golf scholarship and remained in Florida after graduating. Known as ‘BMW’ during his time at university for his straight-driving prowess - ‘The Ultimate Driver’.

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European Tour Wins2
Wins this season0
Current Rankings
OWGR73
Race To Dubai155
Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 1,264,450 (2015)

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Professional World Cup 2016, 2018

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  • Rolex
  • BMW
  • Callaway
  • D P World
  • Dubai Duty Free
  • Emirates
  • Hilton
  • Workday

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