• Gaganjeet BHULLAR

    IND

    • Date of birth Apr 27, 1988
    • Turned Pro 2006
    • Residence Kapurthala, India
    • Family Single

Biography

Picked up golf at the age of four from his father H.S Bhullar. Grew up at Kapurthala Golf Club, in a city located north of India. Enjoys listening to Indian hip-hop and jazz music. Was India’s number one amateur in 2004 and 2006 and claimed a silver medal in the team event at the 2006 Asian Games in Doha. Won the World Junior Masters Championship in 2005.

Career Highlights

  1. Lifted the Macao Open title for the second time in his career in 2017 and became the youngest player to claim eight victories on the Asian Tour. He holds the same number of Asian Tour wins alongside compatriots Arjun Atwal and Jyoti Randhawa.
  2. Bounced back from a wrist injury he sustained in 2014 by winning the 2016 Shinhan Donghae Open in Korea in 2016. Clinched the BANK BRI-JCB Indonesia Open title for the second time in his career two months later.
  3. Enjoyed a wire-to-wire triumph at the Indonesia Open in 2013 and also finished second at the Avantha Masters on home soil
  4. Reinforced his rising star status with two victories at the Yeangder Tournament Players’ Championship in Taipei and Venetian Macau Open in 2012
  5. Notched his second career title at the season-opening Asian Tour International in Thailand in 2010.Became the first Indian winner on the European Challenge Tour when he won the Gujarat Kensville Challenge on home soil in 2011.Broke through by winning his maiden title at the Indonesia President Invitational in 2009
  6. Qualified for his maiden Major at the British Open in 2009.

Asian Tour Victories

  1. Asian Tour victories: (8)
  2. 2009 Indonesia President Invitational
  3. 2010 Asian Tour International, Thailand
  4. 2012 Yeangder Tournament Players' Championship, Chinese Taipei
  5. 2012 Venetian Macau Open
  6. 2013 Indonesia Open
  7. 2016 Shinhan Donghae Open, Korea
  8. 2016 BANK BRI-JCB Indonesia Open.
  9. 2017 Macao Open

Other wins

  1. Other wins: (10)
  2. Five wins on 2009 PGTI
  3. 2010 PGTI Players Championship, India
  4. 2011 Gujarat Kensville Challenge, India
  5. 2011 Bangladesh Open
  6. 2011 PGTI Players Championship, India
  7. 2011 Aircel PGTI Players Championship, India
 

Tournament Results

Tournament Pos R1 R2 R3 R4 Score TO PAR Earnings
SMBC Singapore Open T27 66 72 75 70 283 -1 US$ 8,950
Leopalace21 Myanmar Open T10 70 72 66 69 277 -7 US$ 12,741
Maybank Championship T27 68 71 66 72 277 -11 US$ 26,700
ISPS HANDA World Super 6 Perth MC 71 75 - - 146 2 -
Hero Indian Open MC 76 77 - - 153 9 -
Panasonic Open Golf Championship MC 73 74 - - 147 5 -
Volvo China Open T63 68 72 72 73 285 -3 US$ 7,350
The 37th GS Caltex Maekyung Open Golf Championship T2 72 70 71 70 283 -1 US$ 75,473
Thailand Open T55 69 71 68 74 282 2 US$ 1,188
Kolon Korea Open Golf Championship T53 71 73 72 74 290 6 US$ 4,440
Queen's Cup presented by Bangchak 2 68 65 65 71 269 -15 US$ 33,000
Sarawak Championship T11 68 68 66 71 273 -15 US$ 4,629
Bank BRI Indonesia Open 5 69 67 69 68 273 -15 US$ 20,500

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