Nandita Deodhar Creative content developer at Global Child Prodigy Awards | Feel free to contact me at team@gcpawards.com

10-year-old Bento Assis Wins the World Golf Championship for the 4th time

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The 10-year-old boy, Bento Assis from Florida, USA, has now become a four-time world champion in Golf. He started practicing golf when he was only 2 years old and soon after entered into competitions, and proved his excellence every time he participated. With all his determination and hard work, the young boy has already achieved milestones and he keeps amazing everyone through his incredible skills. Not only golf, but the young boy also has a keen interest in other sports such as tennis, soccer, and basketball. 

Achievements

At the young age of 7, Assis won the US Kids World Championship. He went on to win it 2 more times in 2017 and 2018. He is the youngest Brazilian golfer ever to play in the US. Most recently, Assis was announced the winner of the Jekyll Island Cup in 2021. 

4-time World Champion

In what is turning out to be a big year for him, Assis has won the 2021 under-10 World Championship for the fourth time! Behind him are Matthew Marigliano and Davis Petty who are both American players. Moreover, according to the US Kids Golf Foundation, Assis is the only player from Brazil in the under-10 category at the competition. A boy of exceptional talent and dedication, he proves every time that age is just a number. 

Global child prodigy 2020 awardee – Bento Assis

Bento Assis is the recipient of the Global Child Prodigy Award 2020 under the category of sports. He calls it one of his most significant achievements. We are once again awe-struck by this impressive young talent and honoured to have been able to interact with him and look forward to many, many more ground-breaking victories!

GCP 2020 Awardee – Bento Assis

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Nandita Deodhar Creative content developer at Global Child Prodigy Awards | Feel free to contact me at team@gcpawards.com