Jin Young Ko is an international professional Korean golf player. Her real name is Ko Jin-Young. She plays on the LPGA tour at the age of 22 years.
Jin-Young won her opening tournament in February the ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open for the 2018 season.
She had achieved victory on ten occasions in the LPGA of Korea Tour, secured a second-place finish at the 2015 Ricoh Women’s British Open, and emerged as the champion of the 2017 LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship.
Young Ko’s Salary and Net Worth
She won her 1st LPGA championship in April 2019. Already she won 10 times on the LPGA of the Korea tour. Her present salary is $1,609,164
Also, she has won $5 million in prize money or net worth on her LPGA Tour.
Her age and height
She was born on 7 July 1995. From this birth date, her recent age is 25 years old. Her height is 5 feet 6 ½ inches.
Her husband or boyfriend
Young Ko hadn’t married yet. She is now single. In fact, we didn’t get any information about her relationship.
Jin Young Ko’s golf ranking, family, biography, career, and more
|Young Ko's Golf career, family, net worth and more|
|Her height, weight, age, biography, tennis career details|
|Full or real name||Ko Jin-young|
|Height in cm and m||169cm and 1.69m|
|Height in feet inches||5 feet 6 1`/2 inches|
|his weight in Kg (approx)||60 kg|
|Weight in IBS||132 Ibs|
|hair Style||Big hair|
|Body fitness||Not known|
|Date of birth||1995-07-07 00:00:00|
|age||28 years (as of 2023)|
|Birth place||Seoul, South Korea|
|His Tennis career, Grand Slam and details|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
|National team||South Korea|
|Residence||Seoul, South Korea|
|Current Tour||LPGA of Korea Tour LPGA Tour|
|Wins by tour|
|European tour (Ladies)||1|
|Best Results in most championships in LPGA|
|ANA Inspiration||Won: 2019|
|Women's PGA C'ship||T11: 2018|
|U.S. Women's Open||T15: 2017|
|Women's British Open||2nd: 2015|
|Achievements and Award|
|LPGA Player of the Year||2019|
|LPGA Vare Trophy||2019|
|LPGA Rookie of the Year||2018|
|Rolex Annika Major Award||2019|
|FedEx Cup championship||N/A|
|Mark H. McCormack Award||N/A|
|His father, mother, salary, wife, family, net worth and more|
|Net worth||$5 million USD|
|father name||Ko Sung-tae|
|mother name||Not known|
|twitter address||Twitter open|
|Hobbies||Swimming and Listenning to music, playing golf|
|Does he like smoke||Not known|
|Does he drinking alcohol||Unknown|
|Favourite games||NFL and tennis|
|Favorite Golf player||Dustin Johnson|
Her Golf career and news
Young Ko was named LPGA Player of the Year for the lowest scoring average 69.06. She won the LPGA KEB 2017 Hana Bank championship, later in which she proclaimed her plans to join the LPGA Tour in the 2019 season.
She won the Bank of Hope Founders Cup on the LPGA Tour on 24 March 2019. After, she won her first LPGA major championship – the ANA Inspiration on 7 April 2019.
Besides, she won the Canadian Women’s Open in Aurora, Ontario on 25 August 2019. She went bogey-free for a tour-best 114 holes, finishing her streak at the Cambia Portland Classic championship.
Her sewing BMW Ladies Championships 2021
Her recent BMW Ladies Championships 2021 in October sewing is so beautiful. You can watch the video here.
She won the ending-season CME Group Championship tour in Naples, Florida on 20 December 2020.
Her latest career news
Ko won the HSBC Women’s World Championship in Singapore, in March 2022. since June 2021, this was her 13th career LPGA victory and sixth win.
On the 5th of March, Ko managed to defend her title at the HSBC Women’s World Championship in Singapore, beating Nelly Korda by a margin of two strokes.
On May 22, 2023, she attained the world number one ranking again after winning her third Cognizant Founders Cup championship. She outplayed Minjee Lee in a playoff to secure her title.
As of 26 June 2023, Ko has surpassed Lorena Ochoa for the most weeks at number one in the Women’s World Golf Rankings, totaling 159.
On August 27th, Ko was defeated by Megan Khang in a playoff at the CPKC Women’s Open. Ko’s chances were diminished when she double bogeyed the first hole of the playoff, while Khang managed to score a par.
However, her second-place finish earned her a total of $232,029, which increased her overall LPGA earnings to over $11.8 million, placing her among the top 20 highest earners in LPGA history.ng her among the top 20 highest earners in LPGA history.
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