‘Presidents Cup Star’ Kim Si-woo and Kim Joo-hyeong aim for a fantastic breath.
The two players will compete in the Zurich Classic (total prize money of $8.6 million) of the PGA Tour’s ‘Team Battle’ held at the Louisiana TPC (par 72, 7425 yards) in Avondale, Louisiana, USA on the 20th (local time). challenge to win Rounds 1 and 3 are four-ball (both players each play with their own ball and get a good score), and rounds 2 and 4 are foursomes (two players alternately play one ball). If they win, they will each receive 1.35 million dollars (approximately 1.78 billion won).
Kim Si-woo and Kim Joo-hyung are representative players of Korea. Kim Si-woo has won a total of 4 wins on the PGA Tour, including winning the 2017’5th Major’ The Players Championship and the Sony Open in January. In December of last year, she married Oh Ji-hyun, who won 7 career victories on the Korean Women’s Professional Golf (KLPGA) Tour, and even added to her motivation. This season, he appeared in 15 competitions and entered the’Top 10’ twice, and is ranked 18th in FedEx Cup points (858 points) and 34th in prize money ($2,696,196).
Kim Joo-hyung is the youngest player on the PGA Tour to win two wins (20 years and 3 months) at the Wyndham Championship and Shriners Children’s Open in August last year. He is attracting attention from the world golf world with his fluent English skills and fighting play. The spotlight was pouring in as it signed a contract with Nike, which sponsors ‘Golf Emperor’ Tiger Woods (USA) and Rory McIlroy (Northern Ireland). This season, he was named in the ‘Top 10’ three times, including one win. 15th in FedEx Cup points (917 points) and 18th in prize money ($3,237,766).
Kim Si-woo and Kim Joo-hyeong showed off their outstanding skills at the Presidents Cup, an international men’s golf competition excluding the US and Europe last September. The two players paired up in the four-ball match on the afternoon of the third day and created a sensation by defeating American team ace Scotty Scheffler-Patrick Cantlay by one hole. This is why good results are expected by being equipped with the temperament of a matchmaker that reveals strengths in matches.먹튀검증
Defending champion Cantley and Zander Shopley (USA) are aiming for a second consecutive title. RBC Heritage winner Matt Fitzpatrick (England) is on the same team as his brother Alex. Colin Morikawa-Max Homa and Billy Horschel-Sam Burns (USA) are strong favorites. In Korea, Lim Seong-jae, who tied for 7th in the RBC Heritage last week, will form a team with Keith Mitchell (USA). Ahn Byeong-hun and Kim Seong-hyeon and Bae Sang-moon and Kang Seong-hun are also in the same group. Noh Seung-Yeol will join Michael Kim (USA).