The first and second rounds of the tournament are split between the Torrey Pines South Course (par 72, 7765 yards) and North Course 토토사이트 (par 72, 7258 yards). After that, the 3rd and 4th rounds are played on the South Course. The schedule starts on Wednesday and ends on Saturday. This is to avoid the Conference Championship, an NFL playoff game held on Sunday.
In Korea, Lim Seong-jae, ranked 19th in the world, is at the forefront. This tournament is the fifth consecutive year since 2019. Last year, he tied for 6th place and performed well. This is the point at which he regained consistency enough to record 60 at-bats for four days in a row on American Express last week. From Korea, Sony Open winner Kim Si-woo, Kim Seong-hyeon, Ahn Byeong-hun, and Noh Seung-yeol will participate. Joo-hyung Kim, the ‘PGA box office card’, chose to take a break.
World No. 3 Jon Rahm (Spain) is a strong candidate for the championship. Trying to win 3 in a row His momentum is so good that he has collected 4 wins in the last 6 games. He won both the Sentry Tournament of Champions (TOC) and American Express, which he participated in this year. He earned 4.14 million dollars (approximately 5.1 billion won) in prize money alone from winning the two tournaments.
Ram showed a particularly strong side at Torrey Pines. He won in 2017, and from 2019 to last year, he is 5th, runner-up, 7th and 3rd for 4 years. Ram also won the US Open held on this course in 2021, establishing himself as the new protagonist of Torrey Pines, which was called the garden of the “golf emperor” Tiger Woods (USA).
It is the second consecutive defeat of defending champion Luke List (USA). Last year, he defeated Will Zalatoris (USA) after an extra game. Since 2013, he has been active on the PGA Tour in earnest and has won 203 games in 10 years. World No. 7 Zalatoris is eager for revenge. World ranking world No. 6 Zander Chopley, No. 8 Colin Morikawa, No. 9 Justin Thomas (above the United States), etc. were listed.