Kim Joo-hyung (21, Nike Golf) shared his impressions of experiencing the Masters Tournament for the first time in his life. He did not perform badly as a first start, but he promised to ‘gift’ better grades in the future.
Kim Joo-hyung marked a tie for 16th with a final total of 2 under par 286 strokes at the 87th Masters Tournament (total prize money of 18 million dollars), which ended at Augusta National Golf Club (par 72, 7545 yards) in Augusta, Georgia, USA on the 10th (Korean time). .스포츠토토
After finishing the tournament, Kim Joo-hyung said on his SNS, “It was a really precious week. I think there are more regrets as much as it is precious.” did.
He continued, “I want to do my best while taking the course, and someday I want to reward Korean golf fans with a good gift.”
Kim Joo-hyung, who quickly became a ‘young gun’ in the spotlight by winning two wins on the PGA Tour last year, received a lot of attention in this tournament as well. Before the tournament, he played a practice round with Tiger Woods (USA), the ‘Emperor of Golf’, and was invited to an official press conference.
Kim Joo-hyung, who could have become the youngest Masters champion if he won this tournament, could not achieve his dream. However, in his first Masters experience, he recorded a score within the top 20 with a final under par score, promising the next one.