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Vijay Singh (The Big Fijian)

Vijay Singh is a famous outstanding Fijian professional golfer

Career

  • Vijay Singh turned professional in 1982. In 1984, Vijay Singh won the Malaysian PGA Championship.In 1988,Singh turned winner of the Nigerian Open. Vijay Singh won his first European Tour title in Italy in 1989 at the Volvo Open Championship, where he won once again in 1990 and twice in 1992. In 1993, Singh won the PGA Tour.The year of 1997 turned out to be extremely successful for the golfer, as he gained victory both at the Memorial Tournament and the Buick Open .In 1998, Singh won at the PGA Championship at Sahalee( which he won again in 2004) and in 2000 he was victorious at the Masters Tournament.In 2002, Vijay Singh won both at the Shell Houston Open at TPC at The Woodlands and at the Tour Championship.In 2002, Vijay Singh won both at the Shell Houston Open at TPC at The Woodlands and at the Tour Championship. During 2003 he was victorious at the Phoenix Open, the EDS Byron Nelson Championship, the John Deere Classic and the FUNAI Classic at the Walt Disney World Resort.During the season of 2007, Singh won the Mercedes-Benz Championship.

Major achievements

  • Vijay Singh was number 1 according to the Official World Golf Ranking for 32 weeks (during the period of 2004 and 2005).

Personality

Interests

Athletes: Tom Weiskopf

Connections

  • Vijay Singh was born to a poor family and had to use coconuts instead of golf balls
  • father: Mohan Singh - airplane technician
  • child: Qass Seth
    Qass Seth was born in 1990
  • Wife: Ardena Seth
Vijay Singh
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Born February, 1963
(age 54)
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