|Date of Birth||1987-06-29|
Order of Merit
Asian Tour Victories
(7) 2011 Panasonic Open India, 2012 SAIL-SBI Open, India, 2013 SAIL-SBI Open, India, 2014 CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters, 2014 Venetian Macau Open, 2015 Maybank Malaysian Open, 2015 Hero Indian Open.
PRO WINS: (10) 2009 Haryana Open, India, 2009 BILT Open, India, 2010 BILT Open, India, 2010 Aircel PGTI Players Championship, India, 2010 PGTI Players Championship, India, 2011 Aircel PGTI Players Championship, India, 2011 Aircel PGTI Players Championship, India, 2013 McLeod Russel Tour Championship, India, 2013 PGTI - EAGLEBURG Open, India, 2013 PGTI Players Championship, India. AMATEUR WINS: Six wins in India.
Anirban won his biggest career victory at the 2015 Maybank Malaysian Open after shooting 14-under-par on the weekend. Two weeks later, he won the Hero Indian Open by defeating S.S.P. Chawrasia on the first play-off hole. Both events were co-sanctioned by the Asian Tour and European Tour. It was a year to remember for Anirban when he won twice on the Asian Tour in 2014. Victory at the CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters, courtesy of a stunning last-hole eagle, was his first outside of India and subsequently lifted a second title of the year when he defeated Scott Hend of Australia at the Venetian Macau Open. Was also part of Team Asia at the inaugural EurAsia Cup presented by DRB-HICOM. Challenged for the Order of Merit title before finishing second to David Lipsky. Claimed his third Asian Tour victory on home soil when he successfully defended his SAIL-SBI Open title by defeating compatriot Rashid Khan in a play-off in 2013. In 2012, Anirban enjoyed a solid year when he won his second Asian Tour title at the SAIL-SBI Open in India after a play-off triumph over Prom Meesawat of Thailand. Also enjoyed a successful Major debut at the British Open where he finished tied 31st. Had a magical ace during the third round. He fulfilled his potential as one of India’s rising stars when he won his maiden Asian Tour title at the 2011 Panasonic Open India. Anirban was part of the Indian national team which included Gaganjeet Bhullar that won the team silver medal in the 2006 Doha Asian Games.
Introduced to the game by his father, an army officer, at the age of eight. Enjoys listening to music and gaming on his computer, phone or PS2. He is a Vipassna meditation follower, saying it has helped him in his golf. Tied the knot with long-time girlfriend Ipsa Jamwal in May 2014. Twitter Handle: @anirbangolf
2014 EurAsia Cup presented by DRB-HICOM.