Height: 6'0" (1.83 m)
Weight: 200 (90 kg)
Age: 24 (March 30, 1998)
Birthplace: Cheongju, South Korea
Residence: Jeju, South Korea
Korea National Sport University
Turned Professional: 2015
City plays from: Jeju-Si, Jeju-do, South Korea
PGA TOURTournament winner (thru 2023-24)
PGA TOUR Victories (2):2020 (1) The Honda Classic. 2022 (1) Shriners Children's Open.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (2):2018 (2) The Bahamas Great Exuma Classic at Sandals Emerald Bay, WinCo Foods Portland Open presented by Kraft-Heinz.
International Victories (1):
2019 Genesis Championship.
Career Low Round:62 - 2022 Shriners Children's Open (Round 4)
Career High FedExCup Rank:#1 : 2020 Charles Schwab Challenge
Career High Official World Golf Rank:#16 : 2021 Waste Management Phoenix Open
Career Largest Paycheck:$1,260,000 : 2022 Shriners Children's Open (Finished 1)
2022-23 Season Highlights
PGA TOURShriners Children's Open - Finished seventh in his title defense at the Shriners Children's Open as one of four players from South Korea to finish in the top 10. Farmers Insurance Open - Finished T4 at the Farmers Insurance Open, his second consecutive top-10 at the event. THE PLAYERS Championship - Stood T110 after a first-round 75 at THE PLAYERS Championship and went to finish T6, his first career top-10 at the event.
National Team Selections
Presidents Cup : 2019, 2022 Olympic Games : 2020
|PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 1)|
|Season||Events||Rounds||1st||2nd||3rd||Top 10||Top 25||Cuts Made||Cuts Missed||WD||FedExCup Rank||Earnings|
|(A) - Amateur|
|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|
|FedEx St. Jude Championship||Dell Technologies Championship||BMW Championship||TOUR Championship|
- Grew up playing The Club at Nine Bridges which later became the host of THE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES.
- Played junior golf tournaments with Si Woo Kim in South Korea growing up.
- First came to the United States in 2017 to compete in the second stage of Korn Ferry Q-School
- Never uses #4 golf ball because the number is a symbol of bad luck and sounds similar to the word "death" in South Korea.