Ahn Byeong-hoon (32) started off fresh.
On the 17th (Korean time), Byeong-hun Ahn made three birdies without a bogey in the first round of the PGA Tour Valspar Championship (total prize money: $8.1 million) held at the Innisbrook Resort Copperhead Course (par 71) in Palm Harbor, Florida, USA. He shot a 3-under-par 68. 메이저사이트
On this day, he recorded birdies on holes 5 (par 5), 10 (par 4) and 17 (par 3). tied for 7th place. It is two strokes behind the joint lead group.
An Byeong-hoon, who was demoted to the Korn Ferry Tour (part 2) and returned this season, tied for 4th in the opening match, the Fortinet Championship. However, it has never been in the top 10 since. He aims to secure his second top 10 of the season as well as the lead.
After the match, Ahn Byeong-hoon said, “I finished well as I thought without looking. In particular, there were many good shots in the par 3 hole.” “It is a course I like because I have experienced it since I was young. In the meantime, my grades have not come out well, but I want to finish with good results this year.”
Ryan Brem, Adam Schenk (above), and Stefan Yeager (Germany) tied for the leading group with a 5-under 66.
Seong-Hyun Kim shot an even par 71 to tie for 32nd. Lee Kyung-hoon tied for 96th with a 3-over par 74. He was in danger of missing the cut.