Anirban Lahiri

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Anirban Lahiri
— Golfer —
Personal information
Born (1987-06-29) 29 June 1987 (age 27)
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Nationality  India
Residence Bangalore, India
Career
Turned professional 2007
Current tour(s) Asian Tour
Former tour(s) Professional Golf Tour of India
Professional wins 11
Number of wins by tour
Asian Tour 4
Other 7
Best results in Major Championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open DNP
The Open Championship T31: 2012
PGA Championship DNP
Achievements and awards
Professional Golf Tour of India
Order of Merit winner
2009

Anirban Lahiri (born 29 June 1987) is an Indian professional golfer who currently plays on the Asian Tour.

Lahiri joined the Asian Tour in 2008. He picked up his first victory in 2011 at the Panasonic Open and his second victory in 2012 at the SAIL-SBI Open. His best finish on the Order of Merit came in 2009, when he finished in 24th.

Lahiri has had a lot of success on the Professional Golf Tour of India, where he has won nine events and the Order of Merit in 2009. He finished in 3rd on the Order of Merit in 2010 and 5th in 2011.

The big break came for him when qualified for his maiden major tournament – the 2012 Open Championship at the Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club in Lancashire. He made it a most memorable outing, first by making the cut (68-72) and then with a hole-in-one at the par-3 9th hole in the third round en route to a T31 finish.

Lahiri broke into the Top 100 in the OWGR in March 2014.

Professional wins (11)[edit]

Asian Tour wins (4)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner(s)-up
1 9 Apr 2011 Panasonic Open –13 (65-71-68-71=275) Playoff India Manav Jaini, Singapore Mardan Mamat
2 25 Feb 2012 SAIL-SBI Open –14 (72-64-68-70=274) Playoff Thailand Prom Meesawat
3 9 Mar 2013 SAIL-SBI Open (2) –15 (71-68-66-68=273) Playoff India Rashid Khan
4 27 Apr 2014 CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters –17 (70-69-64-68=271) 1 stroke South Korea Baek Seuk-hyun

Professional Golf Tour of India wins (9)[edit]

  • 2009 Haryana Open, BILT Open
  • 2010 PGTI Players Championship (Aamby Valley Golf Course), PGTI Players Championship (Oxford Golf & Country Club), BILT Open
  • 2011 Aircel PGTI Players Championship (Tollygunge), Aircel PGTI Players Championship (Panchkula), Panasonic Open (co-sanctioned by the Asian Tour)
  • 2012 SAIL-SBI Open (co-sanctioned by the Asian Tour)

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 2012
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open DNP
The Open Championship T31
PGA Championship DNP

DNP = Did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" indicates a tie for a place
Yellow background for top-10

Team appearances[edit]

Amateur

Professional

External links[edit]