Hannah Green (golfer)
Green in 2019
|Born||20 December 1996|
Perth, Western Australia
|Height||5 ft 8 in (173 cm)|
|Current tour(s)||ALPG Tour|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Best results in LPGA major championships|
|ANA Inspiration||T16: 2018|
|Women's PGA C'ship||Won: 2019|
|U.S. Women's Open||T34: 2019|
|Women's British Open||T55: 2018|
|Evian Championship||CUT: 2018|
|Achievements and awards|
Rookie of the Year
Green was born in Perth, Western Australia.
Green attended Como Secondary College and was in the golf academy at the school.
Green is the ambassador for the Como Golf academy.
Green has two pro-am wins on the ALPG Tour. She played on the Symetra Tour in 2017, winning three times, finishing second on the money list and won the Rookie of the Year award. She earned her 2018 LPGA Tour card as a result.
In June 2019, Green won her first major (and first LPGA Tour event), the Women's PGA Championship, by one stroke over defending champion Park Sung-hyun. It was the first wire-to-wire win at the Women's PGA Championship since Yani Tseng in 2011 and the first major win by an Australian since Karrie Webb at the 2006 Kraft Nabisco Championship. In winning the event, Green also became only the third Australian woman to win a major, after Webb and Jan Stephenson.
Before her maiden victory on the LPGA Tour, Green's best finish was third place at the 2018 ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open. and her best major finish was a tied for 16th at the 2018 ANA Inspiration.
- 2012 Newman and Brooks Junior Championship
- 2013 WA 72 Hole Stroke Play
- 2014 Dunes Medal
- 2015 Port Phillip Open Amateur & Victorian Women's Amateur
Professional wins (6)
LPGA Tour wins (1)
|Major championships (1)|
|Other LPGA Tour (0)|
|No.||Date||Tournament||Winning score||To par||Margin
|1||23 Jun 2019||KPMG Women's PGA Championship||68-69-70-72=279||−9||1 stroke||Park Sung-hyun|
Symetra Tour wins (3)
- 2017 Sara Bay Classic, Murphy USA El Dorado Shootout, IOA Golf Classic
ALPG Tour wins (2)
|Year||Championship||54 holes||Winning score||Margin||Runner(s)-up|
|2019||Women's PGA Championship||1 shot lead||−9 (68-69-70-72=279)||1 stroke||Park Sung-hyun|
Results not in chronological order before 2019.
|U.S. Women's Open||DNP||T34|
|Women's PGA Championship||CUT||1|
|The Evian Championship||CUT|
|Women's British Open||T55|
DNP = did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut
T = tied
Green background for wins. Yellow background for top-10.
|U.S. Women's Open||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||1|
|Women's PGA Championship||1||0||0||1||1||1||2||1|
|The Evian Championship||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||0|
|Women's British Open||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||1|
- Most consecutive cuts made – 2 (2019 U.S Open – 2019 Women's PGA, current)
- Longest streak of top 10s – 1 (current)
- Patsy Hankins Trophy (representing Asia/Pacific): 2016 (winners)
- Espirito Santo Trophy (representing Australia): 2016
- The Queens (representing ALPG): 2017
- "Green, 22, hangs on to win her 1st LPGA major". ESPN. Associated Press. 24 June 2019.
- Wildie, Tom (16 July 2019). "Golfer Hannah Green adjusts to newfound fame after Women's PGA Championship win". ABC News (Australia). Retrieved 16 July 2019.
- "Saturday's golf: Hannah Green holds on to lead at Women's PGA Championship". The Detroit News. Associated Press. 22 June 2019.
- Levins, Keely (20 June 2019). "The leader of the KPMG Women's PGA Championship was very unprepared for the weather". Golf Digest.
- "Hannah Green Leads by 3 Strokes at the Women's P.G.A. Championship". The New York Times. Agence France-Presse. 22 June 2019.
- "Hannah Green". World Amateur Golf Ranking. Retrieved 25 June 2019.