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. When Alexander is not on the golfcourse he likes to be out fishing and enjoying his time with his family and friends.
01 - 04 Oct
BMW PGA Championship
08 - 11 Oct
18/9 - 24th spot
Björk started off -3 after eight holes and were up top-10 during the round on sunday. However, scoring +1 from there and total -2 wasn't enough to rise through the leaderboard and he finished -7 total and shared 24th spot. Now it's back to Sweden for Björk who will return on tour again in two weeks and then it's time for Scottish Open.
13/9 - Last day in Portugal
Björk has played steady in Vilamoura, Portugal this week and yesterday he moved upwards with his 68 (-3). He is total -5 and 20th spot, with 6 strokes up to leader George Coetzee. Hopefully he can move up even further today. Tee time is 12.55 Swedish time, Portugal being one hour behind.
10/9 - Callaway Tour Tips
Björk is appearing on the Callaway Tour Tips episode
five this week. He teaches how to deal with tough lies. In
the end there is also a Callaway Tour Challenge for Björk to
handle. Have a look at the episode by clicking the link below.
See video here
Alexander Björk Golf
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