Gavin Green finally claimed his maiden Asian Tour title at the 2017 Mercuries Taiwan Masters, after notching four top-10 results earlier in the year, including three runner-up finishes in India, Chinese Taipei and Korea.
He took over top spot on the Order of Merit from Australian Scott Hend following his victory and it was a lead that he kept for the remainder of the year to become the first Malaysian to win the Merit list.
In 2014, Gavin became the first amateur to win on the Asian Development Tour (ADT) and enjoyed an illustrious amateur career prior to turning professional. He got to as high as 12th on the world amateur rankings.
Date of birth: December 28, 1993
Year turned professional: 2015
2017: Mercuries Masters Taiwan