If he were not a golfer, would have wanted to be a soccer player
Favorite app is Facebook
Never travels without his cell phone
Enjoys watching Roger Federer play tennis.
Shot weekend rounds of 67-68 at the Hero Indian Open to T7 in February. Finished two strokes out of the Anirban Lahiri-S.S.P. Chawrasia playoff
Shared the 36-hole lead with Richie Ramsay and Andrew McArthur at the Trophy Hassan II in Morocco in late-March. Stayed tied for the lead with 18 holes to play then fired a final-round, 2-under 70 but fell a stroke short of Ramsay, settling for a solo-second position.
2013-14: Finished 28th in the European Tour's final Race to Dubai standings. First top-10 of the season came at the Alfred Dunhill Championship, when he T3 in South Africa in December 2013. Opened 70-69-68 was was in fourth with 18 holes to play. Fired a Sunday 71
Two weeks later, was again in contention, opening with a 64 and then following with consecutive 67s at the weather-shortened Nelson Mandela Championship. Ended three shots behind winner Dawie Van Der Walt in Durban, South Africa
Continued his strong start to the season, posting a T3 at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic, thanks to a final 36 holes of 67-66 at Emirates GC. Tied with Brooks Koepka, two shots short of winner Stephen Gallacher
Waited until September for his next top-10, this time at the Omega European Masters, a T9, on the strength of four rounds in the 60s in Switzerland
Maintained his form the following week, at the KLM Open in the Netherlands. Opened 67-65-64 at Kennemer G&CC in Zandvoort to lead Richie Ramsay by three shots with a round to play. Skied to a final-round 74 to drop into a disappointing T5
Third top-10 in as many starts came at the ISPS Handa Wales Open. Weekend rounds of 64-68 gave him a T9
At the Portugal Masters, opened with a 67-64 before bad weather wiped out the final two rounds. Earned a T4
Added a T6 in China in early November when he enjoyed four under-par rounds at Lake Malaren GC to get the top-10 at the BMW Masters in Shanghai. Finished two shots out of the Marcel Siem-Ross Fisher-Alexander Levy playoff that Siem won. 2013: Shot four sub-70 rounds at the Omega European Masters to finish T9 with Lee Slattery at Crans-sur-Sierre GC in Switzerland
In mid-October, finished T4 at the weather-shortened Portugal Masters. Shot rounds of 67-64 at the event at Oceanico Victoria GC. Rain pounded the course all weekend, forcing officials to cancel the final two rounds
In mid-September, was T8 at the Italian Open for his final top-10 of the season. 2012: First top-10 of the year was at the Maybank Malaysian Open in April. Finished T7 in Kuala Lumpur
At the ISPS Handa Wales Open, parlayed weekend rounds of 68-68 into a T8 at The Celtic Manor Resort
Best performance on European Tour was second-place showing at the Omega European Masters, finishing four shots short of Richie Ramsay
A week earlier, was T3 at the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles. Was in solo second through 54 holes, a stroke behind Paul Lawrie in Scotland. Fired a third-round 63 that included six front-nine birdies. Added four more birdies on the back nine against only one bogey.2011: Played on the European Tour and had a breakthrough season. Began the year with a T5 in December 2010 with a T5 at the South African Open Championship. Shot four consecutive sub-70 scores (67-66-68-65)
Added a second T5 at the Open de Espana in May
Recorded his final top-10 of the year at the Castello Masters in October. Reeled off rounds of 70-69-66-69 to T8.2010: Graduated from European Tour Qualifying School.Amateur: Became just the fifth amateur to win on the European Challenge Tour, when he captured the 2010 Allianz EurOpen Strasbourg..Other amateur wins include the 2008 Coupe Frayssineau-Mouchy, the 2009 Argentine Amateur, the 2009 Junior Orange Bowl Championship, the 2009 French Open Boys Championship, the 2010 Scottish Open Amateur Stroke Play Championship, the 2010 Coupe Frayssineau-Mouchy and the 2010 Scratch Players Championship.