• Siddikur RAHMAN

    BAN

    • Date of birth Nov 20, 1984
    • Turned Pro 2007
    • Residence Dhaka
    • Family Married

Biography

Worked as a ball boy at Kurmitola Golf Club in Bangladesh to support his studies. Made his first club with a broken seven iron head stuck on a metal rod. Was picked from out of 100 kids to train by his club and represented his country in the Asian Games. Is currently attached to Kurmitola Golf Club as an honorary member.

Career Highlights

  1. Enjoyed his best result in 2017 at the Bashundhara Bangladesh Open where he finished second.
  2. Almost won his third title at the 2016 AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open where he finished second
  3. Became the first sportsman from his country to qualify for the Olympics on merit and was accorded the honour of becoming Bangladesh’s flagbearer during the opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro.Came close to lifting his third title again at the Queen’s Cup and Panasonic Open India where he finished tied-third and second respectively in 2015
  4. Enjoyed his biggest career victory when he won the 2013 Hero Indian Open at his favourite golf course, the Delhi Golf Club and notched seven other top-10s
  5. Was the first Bangladeshi to represent his country at the ISPS Handa World Cup of Golf in AustraliaEarned his place to represent Team Asia at the inaugural EurAsia Cup present by DRB-HICOM when he finished in fourth place on the Order of Merit, the third time in four seasons that he has finished top-10 on the rankings.Wrote a slice of history in 2010 when he became the first player from Bangladesh to win on the Asian Tour at the Brunei Open.

Asian Tour Victories

  1. Asian Tour Victories: (2)
  2. 2010 Brunei Open
  3. 2013 Hero Indian Open

Other wins

  1. Other wins:
  2. 2011 Negeri Sembilan Masters Invitational, Malaysia
  3. 2010 American Express Bangladesh Open
  4. 2009 Global Green Bangalore Open
  5. 2008 HUDA-GTPL – Unitech Haryana Open
  6. 2008 PGTI Players Championship at Poona Golf Club
  7. Five wins in Bangladesh, two each in Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Nepal, one in India

  8. Asian Development Tour victories: (2)
  9. 2018 City Bank American Express Dhaka Open
  10. 2011 Grameenphone Bangladesh Masters
 

Tournament Results

Tournament Pos R1 R2 R3 R4 Score TO PAR Earnings
SMBC Singapore Open T49 68 73 71 75 287 3 US$ 4,700
Maybank Championship MC 71 76 - - 147 3 -
ISPS HANDA World Super 6 Perth WD 80 - - - 80 8 -
Hero Indian Open MC 74 75 - - 149 5 -

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