Victor Hovland was born in Oslo, Norway.
As an amateur golfer, Viktor Hovland won the 2014 Norwegian Amateur Championship and the 2018 US Amateur championship. He played college golf at Oklahoma St., where he was teammates with Matthew Wolff.
The US Amateur championship win allowed Viktor to play in the 2019 Masters, where he finished tied for 32nd and low amateur in the field.
Hovland turned professional later in 2019 and earned his PGA tour card that year with a strong finish on the Web.com tour.
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