Juvic Pagunsan

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Juvic Pagunsan
— Golfer —
Personal information
Born (1978-05-11) 11 May 1978 (age 36)
Manila, Philippines
Nationality  Philippines
Career
Turned professional 2006
Current tour(s) Asian Tour
Professional wins 4
Number of wins by tour
Asian Tour 1
Other 3
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open DNP
The Open Championship T72: 2012
PGA Championship DNP
Achievements and awards
Asian Tour
Order of Merit
2011

Juvic Pagunsan (born 11 May 1978) is a professional golfer from the Philippines who currently plays on the Asian Tour, where he has one victory.

Pagunsan had an illustrious amateur career with numerous victories that included the 2005 Philippine, Thailand and Malaysian Amateurs.

Pagunsan nearly won the 2004 Philippine Open as an amateur. He was a co-leader going into the final round, but settled for second place, three strokes behind the winner.

Pagunsan turned professional in 2006 at the age of 27 and immediately qualified for the Asian Tour. He had 4 top-10s in his rookie season, and he made over $290,000 in earnings. This remains his most successful season on Tour financially. He had two wins on smaller venues in Asia in 2006 and 2007.

In 2007, Pagunsan won his first event on the Asian Tour at the Pertamina Indonesia President Invitational, where he finished birdie-eagle to defeat India's Gaganjeet Bhullar by a slim margin.[1] He did not win an event in 2008, but had three top-10s including a second place finish to Mo Joong-kyung at the Singha Thailand PGA Championship.

In 2011, Pagunsan won the Asian Tour Order of Merit. He has over $1,600,000 in career earnings on the Asian Tour.

Pagunsan is currently married with one child

Amateur highlights[edit]

  • 2001 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games
  • 2005 Manila SEA Games individual and team, Philippine Amateur, Thailand Amateur, Malaysian Amateur Open

Professional wins (4)[edit]

Asian Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of victory Runner-up
1 28 Oct 2007 Pertamina Indonesia President Invitational –19 (66-67-71-65=269) 1 stroke India Gaganjeet Bhullar

Other wins (3)[edit]

  • 2006 The Country Club Invitational (Philippines)
  • 2007 Negeri Masters (Malaysia)
  • 2010 Bali Open (Asian Development Tour)

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 2012 2013 2014
Masters Tournament DNP DNP DNP
U.S. Open DNP DNP DNP
The Open Championship T72 DNP CUT
PGA Championship DNP DNP 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

References[edit]

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