Profile: Geoff Ogilvy

Geoff Ogilvy
2010 #AusOpenGolf champion Geoff Ogilvy will contest the national open at The Australian in December

Name: Geoff Ogilvy

Age: 42

From: Melbourne

Previous Australian Open form: Won the Stonehaven Cup in 2010 at The Lakes but has had many other strong finishes including runner up at Royal Sydney in 2006, and as recently as 2016 led into the final round at Royal Sydney only to fall away and finish fourth. First played as an amateur in 1996.

Primary Tour: Australasian

Career wins: 12

Comment: One of Australia’s all-time great players, with his major – the 2006 US Open – three World Golf Championship wins and the set of the big Australian titles. Once ranked No. 3 in the world, he returned home in 2018 after more than 15 years living in America, and is focusing on architecture while playing the Australasian tour.

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