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Shiv Kapur Biography

Shiv Kapur is a renowned golf player of India. The most colorful feather in his cap came at the 2002 Busan Asian Games, where he won the gold medal. Born on 12 February in the year 1982, the career of Shiv Kapur has recently soared to new heights as he is counted as one of the consistent players in the golf scenario of India.

Shiv Kapur’s amazing run in the Malaysian Amateur Open and Indian Amateur Open in 2000, helped him gain easy entry to golf in a professional level. As a professional, golf player Shiv Kapur started playing from 2004 onwards.

However, he returned to amateur golf as he went to pursue higher studies in the Purdue University, Indianapolis, United States. He now plays in the U.S. Amateur Circuit. The climax of this short professional career of Shiv Kapur was his gold winning feat in the Asian Games 2002, where he became the second Indian to claim the honor.