Kim Joo-hyung, who tied for 5th in the first PGA Tour tournament in 2023, wrote a personal best world ranking tie.
Kim Joo-hyung recorded a ranking point of 4.3093 in the men’s golf world ranking announced on the 10th (Korean time). He was named 14th, up one place from 15th the previous week. Jordan Spieth, who was ranked 14th, was pushed down to 15th.
Kim Joo-hyung finished 2021 at 131st in the world rankings. He played an active role in winning two wins on the PGA Tour last year and rose to 14th in the world rankings. Kim Joo-hyung, who started 2023 at 15th in the world rankings, tied for 5th with a final total of 22 under par 270 at the PGA Tour Sentry Tournament of Champions, which ended on the 9th 메이저놀이터. Thanks to this, the world ranking also rose slightly.
Im Seong-jae, who tied for 13th in the Sentry Tournament of Champions, was ranked 19th, the same as last week. Lee Gyeong-hoon, who finished the tournament in a tie for 7th place, took 36th place, up two notches from last week.
Rory McIlroy has held the No. 1 spot in the men’s golf world rankings for 11 weeks. Scotty Scheffler, who could have recaptured the top ranking if he tied for third at the Sentry Tournament of Champions, stayed in second place, finishing in a tie for seventh.
3rd place was Cameron Smith 4th place was Patrick Cantley, and John Ram, who came out on top by performing a reverse pole in this competition, also maintained 5th place.