Byung-Hoon Ahn ties for 4th in 2R at PGA Tour’s Charles Schwab Challenge

Byung-Hoon Ahn of South Korea returned home in a tie for fourth place at the Charles Schwab Challenge on the U.S. Professional Golf (PGA) Tour ($8.7 million purse).

Byung-hoon Ahn carded five birdies and one bogey for a 4-under 66 in the second round of the tournament at Colonial Country Club (par 70-7,209 yards) in Fort Worth, Texas, USA, on Sunday.

The South Korean, who was tied for seventh after a 3-under-par first round, moved into a tie for fourth place with a 7-under-par 133 total.


He is five strokes behind leader Harry Hall (England – 12-under-par 128).

Ahn, who tied for fourth at the Fortinet Championship last September and tied for sixth at the Valero Texas Open earlier this month, is looking for his third top-10 finish of the 2022-2023 season.

After opening with a birdie on the first (par-5), Ahn bogeyed the fourth (par-3), but then birdied the seventh (par-4), eighth (par-3), 12th (par-4) and 13th (par-3).

Kim Si-woo, who was tied for seventh with Ahn Byung-hoon in the first round, traded four birdies for four bogeys and dropped to tied for 19th (3-under 137).

Kyung Hoon Lee improved slightly on the day, dropping one stroke from T22 to T19.

PGA Tour rookie Hall, who led the field with eight birdies and no bogeys in the first round, dropped four more strokes in the second round to remain atop the leaderboard.

Harris English (USA) is second (9-under 131) and Emiliano Grillo (Argentina) is third (8-under 132).

Scottie Schaeffler (USA) shaved three strokes off his first and second rounds to finish in a tie for seventh place (6-under par 134).

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