Im Seong-jae 3 under par “Again 2020″… Hosial 5 under par leader
Lim Seong-jae scored 3 under par 67 in the first round of the PGA Tour Honda Classic (total prize money of $8.4 million) held at the PGA National Champion Course (par 70, 7125 yards) in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, on the 24th (Korean time). He made a stroke and tied for 6th place. Billy Horschel and Joseph Bramlett tied for the lead (5 under par, 65 strokes), and 3 players, including Justin Seo (above USA), tied for third place (4 under par, 66 strokes)안전놀이터. Some players couldn’t finish their rounds by sunset.
Lim Seong-jae caught 4 birdies (1 bogey) in the’Promised Land’. 3 strokes were reduced in the first half, including the ‘stepping bridge birdie’ in holes 1 and 3 and the birdie in hole 8 (par 4). In the second half, he made up for the bogie on the 16th hole (par 4) with a birdie on the last hole 18 (par 5), promising the next round. Accurate shots with a fairway landing rate of 78.57% and a green hit rate of 72.22% were the driving force. Two strokes behind the joint leader, he laid the foundation for his third career victory in a year and four months after the Shriners Children’s Open in October 2021. Lim Seong-jae tasted the joy of winning the first championship in his life in this tournament in March 2020.
Kim Seong-hyun, who made his debut on the PGA Tour this year, got off to a good start with a tie for 14th place (2 under par, 68 strokes). Shane Lowry (Ireland) and Minwoo Lee (Australia) are also part of this group. Chris Kirk (USA) was tied for 27th (1 under par, 69 strokes), and Ahn Byeong-hun was tied for 49th (even par, 70 strokes). Noh Seung-yeol tied for 83rd (2-over par, 72 strokes), and Kang Sung-hoon tied for 105th (3-over par, 73 strokes).