Has won 24 European Tour titles throughout his career, the first coming in 1996 and the most recent coming at the 2018 Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player – his first Rolex Series victory.
Became the eighth Englishman to lift the Harry Vardon Trophy on two occasions or more, having won it in 2000 and 2009.
Reached World Number One in 2010, ending Tiger Woods’ five-year reign at the top and is second only to Sir Nick Faldo in the list of England’s most prolific winners worldwide.
He has finished runner-up three times in Major Championships and has made ten appearances in The Ryder Cup for Europe, winning with Europe on seven occasions, and claiming 23 points in total. He was one of Thomas Bjørn’s five vice-captains as part of the victorious European Ryder Cup team in 2018.