Height: 5'11" (1.8 m)
Weight: 175 (79 kg)
Age: 29 (July 24, 1990)
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Residence: Irving, Texas
Family: Wife, Yoomi; Roi Theodore, Robin Oliver
Turned Professional: 2009
City plays from: Rotorua, New Zealand
Top 125 in 2018-19 FedExCup standings (thru 2019-20)
PGA TOUR Victories (1):2015 (1) The Greenbrier Classic.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):2011 (1) WNB Golf Classic.
International Victories (1):
Career Low Round:62 - 2020 Mayakoba Golf Classic (Round 1)
Career High FedExCup Rank:#9 : 2015 TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola
Career High Official World Golf Rank:#34 : 2016 World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship
Career Largest Paycheck:$1,206,000 : 2015 The Greenbrier Classic (Finished 1)
2019-20 Season Highlights
PGA TOURTHE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES - Finished second at THE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES, earning the fourth runner-up of his career. Was tied for the lead with eventual champion Justin Thomas after 54 holes, holding at least a share of the third-round lead for the second time in his career (fell to 0-for-2). Posted four scores in the 60s for the first time since the 2018 Mayakoba Golf Classic. Mayakoba Golf Classic - Shot a first-round 62 to hold the 18-hole lead at the Mayakoba Golf Classic before finishing T26. Marked the first opening-round sub-63 score of his career. Fell to 0-for-5 in his career converting the 18-hole lead/co-lead to victory. Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard - Finished T5 at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard to earn a spot at The Open Championship via the Open Qualifying Series.
National Team Selections
|PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 1 - 0)|
|Season||Events||Rounds||1st||2nd||3rd||Top 10||Top 25||Cuts Made||Cuts Missed||WD||FedExCup Rank||Earnings|
|(A) - Amateur|
|Korn Ferry Tour (Playoff Record: 1 - 0)|
|Season||Events||Rounds||1st||2nd||3rd||Top 10||Top 25||Cuts Made||Cuts Missed||WD||Priority Rank||Earnings|
|(A) - Amateur|
|THE PLAYERS Championship||Masters Tournament||PGA Championship||U.S. Open||The Open Championship||WGC-HSBC Champions||WGC-Mexico||WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play||WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv|
|THE NORTHERN TRUST||Dell Technologies Championship||BMW Championship||TOUR Championship|
- Often engages in pranks at tournaments with fellow PGA TOUR player Rickie Fowler.
- Favorite college team is Southern California and the Dallas Cowboys are his favorite pro team.
- Attended Sungkyunkwan University for his freshman year.
- Attended Rotorua Boy's High School and has established a Danny Lee Scholarship at the school.
- Family moved from native South Korea to New Zealand when he was age 8.
- Is a citizen of New Zealand.