In Gee Chun is a South Korean professional golfer who currently plays in the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour. She also used to play in the LGPA of Korea Tour. Since she turned pro in 2012, she has won three major titles, the most recent one is the Women’s PGA Championships in 2022. In Gee is ranked No.33 in the world as of June 2022.

Player Profile

In Gee Chun was born on August 10, 10994 in Gunsan, South Korea. She stands 175 cm tall and she started playing when she was just 9 years old. She attended Korea University and turned pro in 2012. Since then, he has earned around US$6.6 Million in price-earnings.

Height / weight 1.75 m /
Born 10 Aug 1994
Nationality South Korea South Korea

Career

The three-time major championship winner first make her mark when she won the 2015 US Women’s Open. She made it to the final round with a score of 8 below part, just one stroke shy of fellow South Korean golfer Amy Yang.

The following year, she made more waves when she won the 2016 Evian Championship. Her winning score was 21 under par. This is a record for the lowest winning score in a major tournament for either women or men.

It would take her 6 years before she would make her third major win at the 2022 Women’s PGA Championships. She won it five strokes below part and with just one stroke separating her and second placers Minjee Lee and Lexi Thompson.

Best Results in Major Championships

Best results in LPGA major championships

  • ANA Inspiration - T2: 2016
  • Women’s PGA Championship - Won: 2022
  • U.S. Women’s Open - Won: 2015
  • Women’s British Open T7 - 2020
  • Evian Championship - Won: 2016

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