Mr. Taimur Hassan
Name : Taimur Hassan Amin
Home Club : Islamabad Golf Club
Playing Handicap : Scratch
Date of Birth : 1st March 1952
Profession : Business
He won the Pakistan Junior Golf Championship 1964 and became senior boys champion in 1966. He was the youngest player at the age of 14 years to make his international debut against Sri Lanka in 1966. He was the first player who has won the following international tournaments for Pakistan.
a. Beat Paul Harney an American Professional in 1968
b. The Victoria Cup in Sri Lanka, 1977-1978,1980,1984,1986&1987
c. Dudley Challenge Cup in Sri Lanka, 1977, 1978 &1984
d. The Lever Brothers Challenge Trophy in Sri Lanka, 1977, 1978 &1984.
e. The Sri Lanka National Amateur, 1972, 1975, 1986 &1987.
f. The Royal Colombo Centenary Golf Championship in 1979.
g. Bahrain Open in 1977 & 1978
h. The Hertz Amateur USA in 1978.
j. Zia ul Haq Trophy in Sri Lanka, 1986-1987.
a. Best Amateur in Malaysian Open-1973
b. Best Amateur in German Open - 1974
c. Best Amateur in Indonesian Open-1981
d. Best Amateur in Singapore Open-1981
d. Best Amateur in Nomura Cup held in Malaysian in1977
Represented Pakistan in international major Golf Championships
a. World Junior Golf Championship at San Diego, USA 1968 & 1969.
b. World Cup at Bangkok in 1975, Manila 1977 & Japan in 1986.
c. World Amateur Team Championship at Hong Kong in1984, Sweden 1988 & Canada in 1992
d. British Open Amateur Golf Championship-1974.
Asian Games. New Delhi, India in1982, Seoul Korea in 1986, Beijing China in 1990 and Hiroshima Japan 1994
Asia Pacific Team Championship for Nomura Cup Djakarta Indonesia 1973, Malaysia 1977, Calcutta India 1981, Adelaide Australia 1985, Thailand 1987, Philippines 1991, Malaysia 1993 & Hong Kong 1997.
APGC Seniors Winner APGC Senior Amateur held at Thailand during 2010.
Standing at Home He has been National Champion for 15 years (1970-1981) 11 times consecutively. He has also won the every major tournament on the PGF schedule several times.
Detail is as under: -
1) Junior & Senior Boys Championship of Pakistan
2) West Pakistan Amateur Golf Championship (six times)
3) Frontier Amateur (eight times)
4) Attock Oil Trophy (twenty one times)
5) President of Pakistan Cup
6) Habib Bank Trophy at Karachi
7) Punjab Amateur Golf Championship (six times)
8) Punjab Open Golf Championship
9) Dunlop Trophy (ten times)
10) Wali-e-Swat Cup
11) Malaysian Ambassador Cup
12) Philippines Ambassador Cup
13) Pakistan Open Golf Championship,1976,1979 &1986
14) Best Amateur in Pakistan Open (ten times)
15) Best Amateur in Hitachi Master (four times)
16) International Challenge Cup
17) Hitachi Master Open
18) Quaid-e-Azam Century Match
19) Murree Brewery Open Cup
20) Exxon Chemical Golf Match
21) Habib Bank Trophy at Rawalpindi
22) Independence Day Trophy
23) Shaheen Challenge Cup-Peshawar
24) PIA Trophy
25) PAF Golf Championship
26) Kohinoor Open Cup
27) Punjab Match Play Championship
28) Canada Cup, Islamabad
29) CAS Open Golf Championship
30) EFU Challenge Cup
31) ESSO Open Trophy
32) Pakistan Open Match Play Golf Championship
33) Federal Championship
Pride of Performance Keeping in view the excellent performance to bring the name of Pakistan in the world map the Government of Pakistan has awarded him with the award of Pride of Performance in 1993.
Appointments in the Administration of Golf
Pakistan Golf Federation
Honorary Secretary :From Nov 2004 to Apr 2013
Vice President :From Apr 2013 to Apr 2017
International Golf Federation
Member Administrative Committee :From 2012 to 2014
Asia-Pacific Golf Confederation
Elected Secretary General :From 2013 to 2015
The Royal And Ancient Golf Club St Andrews -Scotland the home of the world Governing body.
The R and A Golf Club of St Andrews club honored him the Membership of the most prestigious Golf Club in the world for his contribution to develop and promote golf on and off the course.