Chan Kim

Chan Kim

Height: 6'2" (1.88 m)
Weight: 231 ( kg)
Age: 33 (March 24, 1990)
Birthplace: Suwon, South Korea
Residence: Gilbert, Arizona
Family: Wife, Sung Lim (Sally)

Education: Arizona State University
Special Interests: Gaming
Turned Professional: 2010
City plays from: Gilbert, AZ, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 30 in 2023 Korn Ferry Tour Points List (thru 2024)

Career Victories


Korn Ferry Tour Victories (2):
2023 (2) Magnit Championship, Albertsons Boise Open presented by Chevron.
International Victories (8):
2017 Heiwa PGM Championship. 2017 Shigeo Nagashima Invitational Sega Sammy Cup. 2017 Gateway to The Open Mizuno Open. 2019 Japan Open Golf Championship. 2020 Golf Nippon Series JT Cup. 2021 Dunlop Phoenix. 2021 Vantelin Tokai Classic. 2022 Casio World Open Golf Tournament.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

64 - 2024 The American Express (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#52 : 2024 The American Express

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#62 : 2022 Sentry Tournament of Champions

Career Largest Paycheck:

$220,725 : 2024 Mexico Open at Vidanta (Finished 8)

2022-23 Season Highlights


Finished No. 2 on the 2023 Korn Ferry Tour Points List in his rookie season on Tour, earning his first PGA TOUR card (top 30 from Points List). Through 21 events, stood 54th on the Points List with one top-10, but followed with back-to-back victories at the Magnit Championship (22nd event) and Albertsons Boise Open presented by Chevron (23rd event). Became the 12th player (13th occurrence) in Korn Ferry Tour history to win back-to-back events. In his win at the Albertsons Boise Open, became the first player in Korn Ferry Tour history to win a 72-hole event without making a bogey.

Korn Ferry Tour
Magnit Championship - Won the inaugural Magnit Championship at Metedeconk National Golf Club in Jackson Township, New Jersey, earning his first career Korn Ferry Tour win at 20-under 268. Closed with a final-round 8-under 64 highlighted by a stellar back nine with one bogey (par-3 11th), an eagle (par-5 12th), and four birdies (par-4 13th, par-5 14th, par-3 15th, par-4 18th). Finished three strokes ahead of runner-up Taylor Dickson. Albertsons Boise Open presented by Chevron - Won the Albertsons Boise Open presented by Chevron at Hillcrest Country Club in Boise, Idaho, capturing his second Korn Ferry Tour win in as many weeks and becoming the 12th player (13th occurrence) in Korn Ferry Tour history to win back-to-back events. Won by two strokes at 28-under 256 and became the first player in Korn Ferry Tour history to win a 72-hole event without making a bogey. Kim's winning total of 256 marked the fourth-lowest 72-hole score in Korn Ferry Tour history, while his winning total of 28-under par tied the fourth-lowest 72-hole score relative to par in Korn Ferry Tour history. Held off runner-up David Kocher, who carded a final-round 12-under 59, by two strokes with a birdie at the par-4 12th and two-putt birdie at the par-5 16th.

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: 27 82 1 6 14 13 $1,016,315
2024 4 12 1 2 2 2 75 $385,225
2022 9 26 2 4 5 $273,271
2021 6 20 1 4 2 $148,751
2020 3 10 2 1 $33,735
2019 2 4 2
2018 1 4 1
2017 2 6 1 1 1 $175,333
(A) - Amateur

Top Tournaments


PGA TOUR
THE PLAYERS Championship Masters Tournament PGA Championship U.S. Open The Open Championship WGC-HSBC Champions WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession
2022 CUT CUT CUT
2021 T23 CUT T53 T35
2020 CUT T46
2019 CUT CUT
2018 T58 DNS
2017 CUT T11

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