Jyoti Randhawa

Born May 4, 1972
Nationality India India

Jyoti Randhawa is the second highest Indian professional golf player and the top 100 position of the Official World Golf Rankings. The Indian star hails from New Delhi and was born on May 2, 1972. He married Chitrangada Singh, an actress who starred in the Bollywood film Hazaaron Khwaishen Aisi.

Jyoti became a professional player in 1994 and actively participated in several the European Tours and Asian Tours, but was mostly active in the European Tours. He was on the top of the money list on the 2002 Asian Tour. However, he tied second in the 2004 Johnnie Walker Classic, one of his best finishes so far and also advanced to the second rank in the Spanish Open.

In 1998 and 1999, Jyoti earned the championship title of the Hero Honda Masters in India and also the 2006 and 2007 Hero Honda Indian Open. He joined with Australian player Peter Thompson, who was the only other player to constantly win in the tournament. He successfully took home the title in the 2000 Wills Indian Open, 2000 Classic Golf Resort in Delhi, 2000 Singapore Open, 2003 Suntory Open, the 2004 Volvo Masters of Asia and the India DLF Masters of Asia as well.

Jyoti did not play in the Masters, however, he had a tie twenty-seventh in the 2004 British Open.

To date Jyoti had 9 professional wins so far. He won 7 Asian Tours, 1 in the Japan Golf Tour, and 1 special tournament. He continues to hope to win another Indian Open wherein Thompson was the first golfer to claim the title in 1964, 1966 and 1976. Jyoti considered the tournament as the fifth major one in the world.

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