Shall we continue the top 10 in four consecutive tournaments?
Kim Si-woo (28), Lim Seong-jae (25), Kim Seong-hyeon (25), Ahn Byeong-hun (32), and Noh Seung-yeol (32) were the top four Korean players in a row at the PGA Tour Farmers Insurance Open (total prize money of $8.7 million). challenge 10
The Farmers Insurance Open, which will be held as the fourth tournament in 2023, will be played a day earlier than usual, avoiding the NFL Conference Championship game scheduled for the 29th. Generally, the PGA Tour begins on Thursday and ends on Sunday, local time. However, this tournament is scheduled to start on Wednesday (25th) and end on Saturday (28th).
The Korean player is in the top 10 of the 3rd year in the previous tournament held this year.
At the Sentry Tournament of Champions, held as the first tournament of the year, Kim Joo-hyung tied for 5th place and Lee Kyung-hoon tied for 7th place, and Kim Si-woo won the second Sony Open. In the following American Express, Kim Joo-hyung tied for 6th place. 스포츠토토
3-7 Korean players are participating in each tournament this season. As the first tournament of the new year, Kim Joo-hyung, Lim Seong-jae, and Lee Gyeong-hoon participated in the Sentry Tournament of Champions, which only last year’s winners and Tour Championship participants participated in. At the Sony Open, Kim Si-woo, Lim Seong-jae, Kim Joo-hyung, Lee Kyung-hoon, Kim Seong-hyun, Ahn Byeong-hun, and Choi Kyung-ju were on the list of participants. . In the American Express that followed, 8 people including Kim Si-woo, Lim Seong-jae, Kim Joo-hyung, Lee Kyung-hun, Ahn Byung-hun, Kang Sung-hoon, Kim Seong-hyun and Noh Seung-yeol participated.
In this competition, 5 fewer players than in the previous two competitions, but Kim Si-woo, who was on the rise with the New Year’s victory, and Lim Seong-jae, who finished 6th in this competition last year, participated, and it is worth expecting a top 10 Korean player in 4 consecutive competitions.
Kim Joo-hyung will take a break from this tournament to participate in the PIF Saudi International (total prize money of 5 million dollars), the opening game of the Asian Tour 2023 season, which will be held in Saudi Arabia from February 5th.
Prior to the opening, PGA Tour.com listed Lim Seong-jae as 7th and Kim Si-woo as 13th in the power rankings for predicting winning candidates.
John Rahm (Spain), who won two victories at the American Express, which ended on the 23rd following the Sentry Tournament of Champions, which was held as the first tournament of the year, is a strong candidate for the championship. He also ranked first in the power rankings.
Ram was very strong in this tournament. He won the championship in 2017, and for 4 years from 2019 to last year, 5th, 2nd, 7th and 3rd places were in the top ranks each time.
In addition, Xander Chopley, Justin Thomas, Colin Morikawa, and Will Jaratoris (USA) will compete for the championship.