Alexander Björk (born 7 June 1990) who is a Swedish professional golfer and since april 2018, also a European Tour winner. His first victory came in Volvo China Open
where he finished with a 65 and a total score of -18. Björk has also in 2018 secured two second places, USB Hong Kong Open and Sky Sports British Masters, and one third place, Trophee Hassan II.
Björk turned professional in 2009 and played on the Nordic Golf League before moving on to the Challenge Tour. His breakthrough season on the Challenge Tour in 2016 was anchored by a maiden victory at Le Vaudreuil Golf Challenge, in July 2016, eventually finishing seventh in the overall Rankings.
He enjoyed a superb rookie season on the European Tour in 2017, almost claiming a maiden victory in a Rolex Series event at the HNA Open de France. In his rookie season on the European Tour he had 11 top-twenty finishes and finished 43rd on the Race to Dubai.
Alexander was an outstanding tennis player in his youth, and was one of Sweden’s top ten players as a junior before choosing to focus on golf. Heading into his second season on the European Tour, Alexander Björk has established himself as one of the continent's major talents after a whirlwind debut season on the main tour. When Alexander is not on the golfcourse he likes to be out fishing and enjoying his time with his family and friends.
DP World Tour Champipnship
ISPS Handa Melbourne World Cup
Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship presented by EGA
18/11 - 18
12th in Dubai final
Alexander proves that he belongs to the top on the European Tour by playing calm and steady, making no big mistakes. He played together with Alex Norén on the last round today and Björk finished 12th on -11 and Norén 9th on -12. Björk finished 19 on Race to Dubai Rankings this year, compared to 43 last year, a huge improvement. We are looking forward to what 2019 awaits!
But first Australia next week and ISPS Handa World Cup.
16/11 - 18
Björk hits 65
Björk is playng in the top at the final European Tour event in Dubai this week. His second round today at 65, finishing with an amazing eagle, made him jump up from 39th place to 14th.
12/11 - 18
Difficult in South Africa
Nedbank Challenge turned out to be quite a challenge for Björk and he wasn't able to find his game. He finished +7, and 57th spot. This weeks final on Race to Dubai, starting on thursday, will be exciting and end the European Tour Season 2018.
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