Kang Sung-hoon and Kim Seong-hyun tied for 50th place at 2 under par on the first day of the PGA Tour Mexico Open

Kang Sung-hoon (36) and Kim Seong-hyun (25, Shinhan Financial Group) tied for 50th on the first day of the US Professional Golf (PGA) Tour Mexico Open (total prize money of 7.7 million dollars).

On the 28th (Korean time), in the first round of the tournament held at Vidanta Vallarta (par 71, 7456 yards) in Vallarta, Mexico, Kang tied 3 birdies and 1 bogey to record 2 under par 69 strokes.

Kim Seong-hyun caught 6 birdies, but got 2 bogeys and 1 double bogey, and also tied for 50th place with 2 under par 69 strokes.

Kang’s best result this season was a tie for 29th at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am in February. Kim Seong-hyun once made the top 10 at the Shriners Children’s Open in October of last year with a tie for 4th. 메이저사이트

Among other Korean players, Ahn Byeong-hun (32, CJ Logistics) tied for 65th with a 1-under 70, and Roh Seung-yeol (32, Zibent) tied for 81st with an even par 71.

A large number of top rankers were absent from this tournament. Since the venue is not the United States and the Wells Fargo Championship, with a total prize of 20 million dollars, will be held in North Carolina, the United States next week, many of the world’s top players were absent.

Among the famous PGA players, defending champion and this year’s Masters winner, Jon Rahm (Spain), and last year’s runner-up Tony Finau (USA) competed.

On the first day, Ram exchanged 6 birdies and 2 bogeys and finished in a tie for 14th with a 4 under par 67, and Pinau tied for 4th with a 6 under par 65, revealing a green light for the championship.

On this day, Austin Smotherman of the U.S. shot an 8-under-par 63 without a bogey and took the top spot on the leaderboard. Tano Goya (Argentina) and Eric Van Luyen (South Africa) tied for second place with a 7-under 64.

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