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Vijay Singh (FJI)
Vijay Singh
Fiji
February 22, 1963
Lautoka, Fiji
45
6-2
208
Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
1982
U.S. OPEN 2008 SCORES
POSITION: T65STATUS: +14HOLE: F
ROUND:1234TOTAL
SCORES:71787673298
U.S. OPEN HISTORY
1993 (Baltusrol)
14
R2-63 (2003 Olympia Fields)
T3 (1999 Pinehurst)
$1,185,974
5, 9, 10, 12, 17
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PERSONAL NOTES

Learned game from his father, an airline technician who also taught golf

Noted for rigorous practice and workout regimen

Of Indian ancestry and his first name means "victory" in Hindi

Ascended to No. 1 in the Official World Golf Ranking in fall of 2004 after winning the Deutsche Bank Championship outside of Boston, a spot no other player than Tiger Woods had held since David Duval in 1999. Woods eventually regained the No. 1 spot on March 6, 2005, only to see Singh briefly hold the No. 1 ranking again March 20-27, 2005 and again from May 22-June 5, 2005

First player in PGA Tour history to surpass $10 million in single-season earnings (2004)

Member of International President's Cup teams in 1994, '96, '98, 2000, '03, '05 and '07

Three-time major champion (2000 Masters; 1998 and 2004 PGA Championship)

STATISTICS

PGA TOUR
DATETOURNAMENT NAMEPOSROUNDSTOTAL
SCORE
TO
PAR
OFFICIAL
MONEY
1 2 3 4 5
1/06/08Mercedes-Benz ChampionshipT1274706770--281-11$130,000
1/13/08Sony Open in HawaiiT4570686973--280E$15,518
1/27/08Buick InvitationalT2373687472--287-1$44,980
2/03/08FBR OpenCUT7170------141-1--
2/10/08AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-AmP270706771--278-10$648,000
2/17/08Northern Trust OpenT3671727170--284E$27,319
2/24/08World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play ChampionshipT5--------------$260,000
3/16/08Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCardT366657369--273-7$301,600
3/23/08World Golf Championships-CA ChampionshipT273686368--272-16$530,000
4/13/08Masters TournamentT1472717274--289+1$135,000
5/04/08Wachovia ChampionshipT1770707074--284-4$89,600
5/11/08THE PLAYERS ChampionshipCUT7573------148+4--
6/8/08Stanford St. Jude ChampionshipT1167717071--279-1$144,000

Bold = scores par or better * = Unofficial Event
Events
Played
FinishFedExCup
1st2nd3rdTOP 10TOP 25Made CutCutWDMoneyPointsStanding
13--2149112--$2,326,0179,2528th

European Tour Results

TournamentPosPrize MoneyR1R2R3R4TotalPar
HSBC Champions 5T$210,78667707271280-8
Johnnie Walker Classic 17T$31,11470686972279-9

Current Tour Rankings
PositionNo. of EventsMoney Won
European Tour75$1,190,081


CUMULATIVE STATISTICS

* Calculated on holes #9 and #15
   Vijay Singh +14
    Vijay Singh  Field Average
Fairways Hit
 55.36%
 57.93%
*Avg. Driving Distance
 302.50
 290.64
Sand Saves
Greens Hit
Putts Per Hole


CHAMPIONSHIP RECAP

 EAGLESBIRDIESPARSBOGEYSDOUBLE BOGEYSOTHERS
Round 10214200
Round 20012510
Round 3029700
Round 40310500
Total07451910
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