On Monday May 19th 2014 Adam Scott became the 17th person to be crowned Golf World Number One. Golf Monthly looks at Scott's journey to this title from the past year.

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Adam Scott hits his tee shot on the 3rd hole during the third round of the WGC-Cadillac Championship in March 2013 where he finished 3rd. Photography: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images.

ScottMasters Adam Scott celebrates his victory at the 2013 Masters with the Green Jacket after the final round at the Augusta National Golf Club in April 2013. Photography: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images.

ScottOpen2013Adam Scott celebrates after a birdie on the 8th during the final round of the 142nd Open Championship at Muirfield on July 21, 2013. Scott finished in 3rd place. Photography: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images.

PGA Championship - Final RoundScott chips to the 13th green during the final round of the 95th PGA Championship at Oak Hill in August 2013 where he finished 5th. Photography: David Cannon/Getty Images.

The Barclays - Final RoundAustralia’s Adam Scott poses with the trophy after winning The Barclays at Liberty National Golf Club on August 25, 2013. Photography: Darren Carroll/Getty Images.

Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCard - Final RoundFinishing 3rd, Adam Scott hits his tee shot on the 14th hole during the final round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCard at the Bay Hill Club in March 2014. Photography: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images.

MastersScott2014Adam Scott waves to the gallery on the 18th green during the final round of the 2014 Masters Tournament, finishing in 14th place with a total score of 289. Photography: Harry How/Getty Images.