Profile: Abraham Ancer

Abraham Ancer
2018 champ Abraham Ancer plants a kiss on the Stonehaven Cup.

Name: Abraham Ancer

Age: 28

From: Reynosa, Mexico

Previous Australian Open form: Won last year at The Lakes at his only appearance.

Primary Tour: US PGA Tour

Career wins: 2

Comment: A growing force in world golf, elevated himself by winning in Australia in 2018 where he dominated the field, then completed a good season on the US Tour, pushing his world ranking into the 30s, and winning Presidents Cup selection. He will be the first Mexican to play for the International team.

Emirates Australian Open
Pos.CountryPlayer TotalToday
1 AUS M.Jones -15-2
2 RSA L.Oosthuizen -14-5
T3 JPN T.Kanaya -90
T3 AUS A.Pike -9-2
T5 ENG P.Casey -81