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.
148th Open Championship
15/7 - 19
-9 in Scottish
Björk played solid during most of the tournament and had really good strokes. He made quite a few birdies but wasn't able to stay in the top. +1 (72) on the last round made him fall from 38th to 62th spot. Now Björk is looking forward to be playing The Open on Royal Portrush GC, which starts on thursday.
11/7 - 19
Flying start in Scottish Open
Björk has played the first round of this weeks Rolex Event in North Berwick, Scotland. After a 66 (-5) he is currently top 10 in the tournament. Most of the best players in the world are attending as it's the week before The Open starts.
8/7 - 19
Winning eagle in Ireland
Sometimes one stroke means more than the other and Björk showed real mental strength during fridays round, scoring an eagle on the last hole to just make the cut in Irish Open. The Swede said the swing felt really good but he didn't get along with the putter. Let's hope he get it altogether in this weeks Scottish Open that starts on thursday.
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