Lee Kyung-hoon (32)토토사이트 challenges to win the US Professional Golf (PGA) Tour AT&T Byron Nelson (total prize money 12.5 billion won, championship prize money 2.2 billion won) for three consecutive years.
The AT&T Byron Nelson Tournament will be held at TPC Craig Ranch (par 71) in McKinney, Texas, USA from the 11th to the 14th (local time).
Korean players such as Lee Gyeong-hoon, Ahn Byeong-hun, Bae Sang-moon, Kang Sung-hun, Kim Seong-hyeon, Kim Si-woo, Kim Joo-hyung, and Noh Seung-yeol will participate.
This tournament has a lot of ties with Korean players. Bae Sang-moon won in 2013 and Kang Seong-hoon won in 2019.
Lee Kyung-hoon won the championship in 2021 and successfully defended the title last year. Through this year’s competition, Lee Kyung-hoon will challenge for a third straight victory. There has never been a case in which a Korean player has won three consecutive victories in the same event in the PGA.
Lee Kyung-hoon, who is in good shape this season, participated in 16 competitions and entered the top 10 three times. In the CJ Cup held in October last year, he came third.
Lee Kyung-hoon is expected to compete with PGA Tour powerhouses such as Scotty Scheffler and Jordan Spieth for the championship.