Justin Thomas Biography
Justin Thomas is an American professional golfer who is a member of the PGA Tour.
Nicknamed "JT", he was born on 29 April 1993 in Louisville, Kentucky to Jani Thomas and Mike Thomas.
His father Mike is also his coach.
Thomas had an outstanding junior career in the game. He went onto attend the University of Alabama.
Thomas experienced his breakout year in 2017 when he won as many as five PGA Tour events and the FedEx Cup.
As of November 2022, Thomas has claimed 15 victories on the PGA Tour.
He has won four European Tour events and twice on the Asian Tour. He also won once on the Korn Ferry Tour.
Thomas has won two major championships. His first first came in 2017 when he won the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club. Thomas won his second major at the 2022 PGA Championship at Southern Hills.
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Thomas turned professional in 2013 and earned his PGA Tour card on the Web.Com Tour.
His first PGA Tour victory came in 2015 when he won the CIMB Classic.
Thomas made his Ryder Cup debut for the U.S. in 2018. They were defeated 17.5 to 10.5 at Le Golf National in Paris.
The Americans made amends for that defeat in the 2021 Ryder Cup where Thomas played a central role in helping the U.S. side defeat the Europeans 19-9.
He has an overall record of 12-4-3 in two Ryder Cups and two Presidents Cups.
Thomas is also good friends with Tiger Woods. They both live in Jupiter, Florida.
When Thomas made his professional debut his caddie was Jimmy Johnson but the pair split after six years working together.
Thomas then employed Jim "Bones" Mackay who spent 25 years on the bag for Phil Mickelson.
As of 2022, Thomas had an estimated net worth of approximately $50m.