Kang Seong-hoon (36) tied for 11th in the third round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am (total prize money of $9 million) on the PGA Tour.
On the 5th (Korean time), on the 3rd day of the tournament held at the Monterey Peninsular Country Club (par 71, 6,957 yards) in Pebble Beach, California, USA, Kang recorded only 4 birdies by the time he completed 10 holes in the 3rd round.
Kang Seong-hoon, who is recording 7 under par, raised his ranking from the 30th place the previous day to a tie for 11th place.
The match was stopped during the third round due to strong winds of up to 64 km/h near the venue.
Accordingly, it was decided to start the remainder of the 3 rounds on the morning of the 5th local date, and to finish the tournament on the 6th, the local date Monday, if the 72-hole game was not completed on the 5th.
Players who will advance to the final 4th round after alternately playing the 1st to 3rd rounds at the Monterey Peninsula Country Club, Pebble Beach Course (par 72, 6,972 yards), and Spyglass Hill (par 72, 7,041 yards) Since the rounds are screened out, whether or not the cut is passed is determined after the third round.
Also, due to bad weather this year, only the professional players took to the course for the 4th round.
On the Monterey Peninsula course, where he shot 60 in the second round of this tournament in 2016, Kang Seong-hoon cruised by reducing 4 strokes to 10 holes that day.
At that time, Kang Seong-hoon hit an 11-under 60 in the second round and tied for the lead, and finished the tournament tied for 17th that year.
Kang Seong-hoon, who appeared in four competitions in the 2022-2023 season and never passed the cut, was looking for a high-ranking prize. 메이저놀이터
Peter Malnuty (USA), who completed 12 holes in the third round, is tied for first place with 12 under par, while Keith Mitchell and Joseph Bramlett (both US) are tied for second place with 10 under par.
Ahn Byeong-hun (32) is tied for 38th with 3 under par, and Kim Seong-hyun (25) is tied for 54th with 2 under par.
In the amateur category, NFL player Aaron Rodgers led the way with 25 under par, former NBA player Pau Gasol tied for ninth with 16 under par, and “soccer star” Gareth Bale tied for 15 under par. 16th.