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Jyotinder Singh Randhawa (born 4 May 1972) is an Indian professional golfer. He plays on the Asian Tour where he won eight times between 1998 and 2009. He was ranked in the top 100 of the Official World Golf Ranking several times between 2004 and 2009.
|Full name||Jyoti Singh Randhawa|
|Born||4 May 1972|
New Delhi, India
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight||159 lb (72 kg; 11.4 st)|
|Residence||New Delhi, India|
|Spouse||Chitrangada Singh |
(m.2001–2014; divorced - 1 child)
|Current tour(s)||Asian Tour (joined 1995)|
|Former tour(s)||European Tour (2005–10)|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Japan Golf Tour||1|
|Best results in major championships|
|PGA Championship||CUT: 2008|
|U.S. Open||CUT: 2006|
|The Open Championship||T27: 2004|
|Achievements and awards|
Order of Merit
Randhawa turned professional in 1994. He plays on the Asian Tour, having played on the European Tour from 2005 to 2010. In 2002, he finished top on the Asian Tour money list. His best finish on the European Tour is tied second in the 2004 Johnnie Walker Classic.
He was arrested in connection with poaching of endangered animals and birds in Katarniaghat wildlife sanctuary on 26 December 2018.
Professional wins (16)Edit
Asian Tour wins (8)Edit
|No.||Date||Tournament||Winning score||Margin of
|1||8 Nov 1998||Hero Honda Masters||−13 (69-67-73-66=275)||4 strokes||Jeev Milkha Singh|
|2||31 Oct 1999||Hero Honda Masters||−11 (69-69-69-70=277)||1 stroke||Sammy Daniels|
|3||19 Mar 2000||Wills Indian Open||−15 (66-68-70-69=273)||Playoff||Sammy Daniels|
|4||10 Dec 2000||Singapore Open||−20 (72-64-65-67=268)||3 strokes||Hendrik Buhrmann|
|5||12 Dec 2004||Volvo Masters of Asia||−14 (63-70-74-67=274)||Playoff||Terry Pilkadaris|
|6||23 Oct 2006||Hero Honda Indian Open||−18 (69-67-64-70=270)||Playoff||Shiv Chowrasia, Vijay Kumar|
|7||14 Oct 2007||Hero Honda Indian Open||−13 (70-69-67-69=275)||3 strokes||Chang Tse-peng|
|8||8 Mar 2009||Singha Thailand Open||−17 (68-68-62-65=263)||2 strokes||Rhys Davies|
Japan Golf Tour wins (1)Edit
Professional Golf Tour of India wins (7)Edit
- 2007 AIS Golf Open, DLF Masters
- 2008 DLF Masters, BILT Open
- 2011 PGTI Players Championship, CG Open
- 2012 PGTI Players Championship
Results in major championshipsEdit
|The Open Championship||CUT||CUT||T27|
Note: Randhawa never played in the Masters Tournament.
CUT = missed the half-way cut
WD = withdrew
"T" = tied
- Official World Golf Ranking, 1 February 2004
- "Who am I to stop Chitrangda: Jyoti Randhawa". Times of India. 12 March 2012. Retrieved 28 May 2012.
- "Chitrangada Singh and Jyoti Randhawa's divorce finalised?". India Today. 18 April 2014.
- "Golfer Jyoti Randhawa arrested on charge of poaching in U.P.'s Bahraich district". The Hindu. 26 December 2018.