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Born: 1990-06-07, Vaxjo, Sweden
Nationality: se
Height: 6' 1, Weight: 175lbs
Home: Jonkoping, Sweden
Turned Pro: 2009
Official World Golf Ranking: 207
Notes: Bjork grew up in Vaxjo, a town in southern Sweden. He started to play golf at age five when his grandparents took him out of a short course in their town. He fell in love with the game and played almost every day along with playing tennis. Was a highly-promising tennis player in his youth, being ranked among Sweden's top 10 juniors before deciding that golf was his future. Bjork turned professional in 2009 and played on the Nordic Golf League before moving on to the C...

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Alexander Bjork

Bjork grew up in Vaxjo, a town in southern Sweden. He started to play golf at age five when his grandparents took him out of a short course in their town. He fell in love with the game and played almost every day along with playing tennis.
Was a highly-promising tennis player in his youth, being ranked among Sweden's top 10 juniors before deciding that golf was his future. Bjork turned professional in 2009 and played on the Nordic Golf League before moving on to the Challenge Tour in 2014. Bjork became the first golfer to list himself through Trade in Sports, an exchange for athletes, funding the launch of his professional career by pledging 10% of winnings to investors. He was 71st on the order of merit in 2014 and then was 40th in 2015. His big break came when he won the Le Vaudreuil Golf Challenge, in July 2016. Over the course of the year had 10, top-ten finishes including a T-2nd at the Terre dei Consoli Open, he ended the season ranked seventh on the 2016 Challenge Tour Order of Merit with earnings of euro135,006, securing a card for the 2017 European Tour.
In 2012, Bjork became the first golfer to list himself through Trade in Sports, an exchange for athletes, funding the launch of his professional career by pledging 10 percent of winnings to investors.
2017 Notes: In his rookie season on the European Tour played in 30 events he made 24 cuts. Was in the top-ten 3 times. Got his first Top-ten in his 5th European Tour start when he finished T-7th at the South African Open. Followed that up six weeks later with a 5th at the Tshwane Open, then topped it off with a T-3rd at the French Open which gave him his invite to play in the Open Championship. Finished 43rd in the Race to Dubai.
2018 Notes: Played in 28 European Tour events making 22 cuts with six top-ten finishes. Was 19th in the Race to Dubai. Started his year T-2nd at the UBS Hong Kong Open he was 1 back of winner Wade Ormsby. Had a T-6th at the Dubai Desert Classic and a T-3rd at the Trophee Hassan II before winning his first European Tour win at the Volvo China Open. Bjork shot a final round 65 to beat Adrian Otaegui by a shot. The win elevated him from 112th in the world rankings to 73rd, opening up more doors getting to play for the first time in America at the WGC-Bridgestone were he finished T-48th and then the PGA Championship where he missed the cut. On the European Tour finished T-8th at the French Open and then 2nd in the Sky Sports British Masters. He ended his year with a T-12th finish at the DP World Tour Championship, Dubai.
2019 Notes: Was T-9th at the Trophee Hassan II.

Player Career Chart (for all results recorded on all Tours in GOLFstats)
Career at a Glance: Starts: 89, Cuts Made: 62 (70%), Top Tens: 11 (12%) , Rounds: 300, Scoring Avg: 70.66, Career Earnings: $3,871,602 - Best Finish: Volvo China (1st)
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Career Totals for Alexander Bjork per Year
Performance Scoring Averages Stats
Year Starts Cuts Made % Wins % Top 5s % Top 10s % Top 25s % Rnds 1st Rd2nd Rd3rd Rd4th RdPre CutPost CutAll RndsP/RBi/RE/RBo/REarnings
2818
  
1
  
  
  
  
21%
  
43%9270.970.9
  
  
70.969.5
  
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2377%
  
0%
  
7%
  
  
12
  
  
70.670.4
  
  
70.570.5
  
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16
  
00%
  
  
  
5%
  
32%
  
  
70.3
  
  
70.970.670.7----$516,444
7
  
  
  
0%
  
0%114%
  
  
22
  
  
  
  
72.071.8
  
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Year Starts Cuts Made % Wins % Top 5 % Top 10 % Top 25 % Rnds 1st Rd 2nd Rd 3rd Rd 4th Rd Pre Cut Post Cut All Rds P/R Bi/R E/R Bo/R Earnings
Avg/Year
Totals8761161132295$3,858,738
Green cells highlight the best in each column/category, yellow the worst.
Stats: P/R=Pars per Round, Bi/R = Birdies per Round, E/R = Eagles per Round, Bo/R = Bogeys per Round. Only provided on last 3, 5 or 10 year reports.