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VIRAJ MADAPPA

  • Nationality: India
  • Home Course: TOLLYGUNGE CLUB, KOLKATA
  • Professional Since: 2017
  • Age: 24 years

Season history

Sr Date Tournament Status Pos Prize Money
1 05 Feb - 08 Feb,2020 Vooty & Haldi presents Golconda Masters Golf Championship 2020 powered by Telangana Tourism CUT 2 ₹ 3,48,600
2 11 Feb - 14 Feb,2020 Tata Steel PGTI Players Championship 2020 presented by Eagleton - The Golf Resort - - ₹ 0
3 12 Mar - 15 Mar,2020 Bengal Open Golf Championship 2020 CUT 3 ₹ 1,87,950
4 04 Nov - 07 Nov,2020 Tata Steel PGTI Players Championship 2020 presented by Panchkula Golf Club CUT 6 ₹ 99,450
5 09 Nov - 12 Nov,2020 Tata Steel PGTI Players Championship 2020 presented by Chandigarh Golf Club CUT 10 ₹ 55,950
6 03 Dec - 06 Dec,2020 Jeev Milkha Singh Invitational 2020 presented by TAKE CUT 11 ₹ 2,78,250
7 17 Dec - 20 Dec,2020 Tata Steel Tour Championship 2020 CUT 15 ₹ 2,28,750
8 16 Feb - 19 Feb,2021 Gujarat Open Golf Championship 2021 presented by Gujarat Tourism CUT 2 ₹ 3,34,950
9 23 Feb - 26 Feb,2021 Glade One Masters 2021 CUT 34 ₹ 24,450
10 16 Mar - 19 Mar,2021 Prometheus School presents Delhi-NCR Open 2021 CUT 29 ₹ 29,850
11 02 Sep - 05 Sep,2021 Golconda Masters Telangana Open 2021 presented by Vooty & Haldi CUT 6 ₹ 1,42,600
12 08 Sep - 11 Sep,2021 TATA Steel PGTI Players Championship 2021 presented by Govt. of Haryana & Panchkula Golf Club CUT 0 ₹ 0
13 15 Sep - 18 Sep,2021 J&K Open 2021 presented by J&K Tourism CUT 7 ₹ 1,12,600
14 05 Oct - 08 Oct,2021 TATA Steel PGTI MP Cup 2021 presented by Delhi Golf Club supported by Just In Time Sports Foundation CUT 1 ₹ 11,31,550
15 12 Oct - 15 Oct,2021 Jaipur Open 2021 CUT 5 ₹ 1,52,600
16 11 Nov - 14 Nov,2021 Jeev Milkha Singh Invitational 2021 presented by TAKE CUT 9 ₹ 3,47,250
₹ 34,74,800

About

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

 

•    In the 2020-21 PGTI season, Viraj Madappa has so far bagged five top-10s to be placed ninth in the Order of Merit. He took the runner-up spot at the Gujarat Open Golf Championship 2021 Presented by Gujarat Tourism, was tied second at the Vooty & Haldi Presents Golconda Masters Golf Championship 2020 Powered by Telangana Tourism and finished third at the Bengal Open Golf Championship 2020.

 

•    In 2019, Viraj’s season-best finish on the Asian Tour was tied ninth at the Mercuries Taiwan Masters.

 

•    Madappa won the TAKE Solutions Masters 2018, an event co-sanctioned by the Asian Tour and PGTI. He thus became the youngest Indian to win an international event at the age of 20 and only the third Indian rookie to win on the Asian Tour. In 2018, Viraj recorded two more top-10s on the Asian Tour as he was fourth at the Yeangder TPC and tied ninth at the BNI Indonesian Masters.

 

•    Madappa’s win at the TAKE Solutions Masters 2018 along with his tied fifth finish at the Golconda Masters and three other top-20s on the PGTI in the same season helped him claim second place in the 2018 PGTI Order of Merit.

 

•    In his rookie season on the PGTI in 2017, Viraj clinched six top-5 finishes to end up a creditable ninth in the 2017 PGTI Order of Merit. He also went on to win the 2017 PGTI Emerging Player of the Year title. His best results in the season came at the 16th TATA Open (tied second), CG Open (tied third) and Jaipur Open 2017 Presented by Rajasthan Tourism (tied third).

 

•    Ranked No. 3 among amateurs in India in 2015.

 

•    Viraj won six amateur events including the Northern India Amateur and Eastern India Amateur. He won the Taiwan Open 2015 and finished third at the Singapore Amateur 2016. He also claimed tied fourth place at the Sage Valley Junior Invitational 2015 staged in USA. His highest amateur world ranking has been 45.

 

•    He finished runner-up at the All India Amateur in 2012 as a 15-year-old.

 

•    Represented India at the Nomura Cup in 2013 and the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship from 2013 to 2016.

 

•    He won a total of 20 events at the junior level which included two victories at the All India Junior.

 

 

International Wins

TAKE Solutions Masters 2018 (Asian Tour & PGTI co-sanctioned)