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
12/6 - 19
Björk and Lagergren faced team England in the quarter finals with Tom Lewis and Paul Waring. It was a tough battle, which results were decided on the last hole of the 6th hole course. England was 1 up before and with a par, just out of a birdie for both of the teams, England won the game. England came second in the hole event, defeated by Thailand in the finals.
7/6 - 19
On to quarter final
Björk and Lagergren has been a steady team so far in Cascais, Portugal. Playing equal to Thailand and Ireland and then winning over England (w), they came top 2 in the group play and are now playing the quarter finals tomorrow. It's possible to watch on Viasat Golf. The torunament is a greensome, six holes the whole tournament. The winner will be decided tomorrow.
5/6 - 19
Dream team again here
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This weekend Golf Sixes takes place in Cascais, Portugal and Björk is looking forward to the team event. He and his team mate since last year, Joakim Lagergren, will compete for the title again. It's a total of 16 teams and the event is a match play, 6 holes with different ways of playing. Look in
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