Xinjun Zhang

Xinjun Zhang

(SHIN JUNE JONG)

Height: 6'1" (1.85 m)
Weight: 165 (75 kg)
Age: 33 (June 10, 1987)
Birthplace: Shanxi, China
Residence: Guangdong, China
Family: Wife, Jessica; Vanessa, Lucas

Turned Professional: 2010
City plays from: Shan Xi, China


Exempt Status


Top 50 from 2019 Korn Ferry Tour (thru 2019-20)

Career Victories


Korn Ferry Tour Victories (2):
2019 (2) Dormie Network Classic at Briggs Ranch, Lincoln Land Championship presented by LRS.
PGA Tour China Series Victories (2):
2014 (1) Beijing Open. 2015 (1) Chongqing Open.
Other Victories (2):
2015 Chongqing Open. 2014 Beijing Open.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

65 - 2020 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#14 : 2020 Houston Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#118 : 2020 Houston Open

Career Largest Paycheck:

$286,875 : 2020 Houston Open (Finished 4)

2019-20 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
Safeway Open - Carded four sub-par rounds for a T7 at the Safeway Open. Made 22 birdies, tied for most in the field with Corey Conners and Adam Hadwin. Houston Open - Despite a second-round 76, finished T4 at the Houston Open at 11-under 277. Made birdie or better on 12 of 40 par-4s (30%), best in the field.

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 48 144 3 9 26 22 $1,290,878
2020 17 57 2 5 11 6 62 $870,501
2019 1 4 1
2018 28 75 1 3 12 16 $420,377
2017 1 4 1 1
2016 1 4 1
(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
Total: 50 158 2 3 2 11 16 31 18 2 $598,996
2019 22 80 2 1 2 7 10 19 3 1 2 $410,100
2018 4 8 4
2017 24 70 2 4 6 12 11 1 42 $188,896
(A) - Amateur

Top Tournaments


PGA TOUR
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
2020 T38
2019 T50
2018 T44
2017 T21
2016 T46
2012 T56
2011 T13

Personal


  • Grew up in a poor countryside where he had to climb a mountain in order to go to school. Later found a security guard job on a golf course in the city of Xi'an, where he then worked as a caddie. In order to improve, he decided to learn golf and fell in lo