Get to Know Our 2019 AT&T Byron Nelson Champion, Sung Kang

Get to Know Our 2019 AT&T Byron Nelson Champion Sung Kang

The countdown begins! With the AT&T Byron Nelson coming up in just two short months, it is time to build the excitement and get ready to watch some of the greatest tee off at our beautiful new home course, TPC Craig Ranch. In celebration, let’s take it back to our 2019 champion, Sung Kang, as we ask him some fun questions about himself!

 

Hi Sung Kang! It is great having you with us today. When you won in 2019, did you imagine holding the title of champion for as long as you have? Since it has been almost two years since you hoisted the AT&T Byron Nelson trophy, we thought it would be fun to do a lightning round of questions so our followers can get to know you a little better. Let’s go!

DO YOU PREFER BERMUDA OR BENT GRASS?
I definitely prefer Bermuda.

DO YOU HAVE ANY UNIQUE PRE-ROUND SUPERSTITIONS?
I always mark balls first.

WHAT IS YOUR GO-TO PRE-ROUND MEAL?
Whatever they have in Player Dining!

DO YOU PREFER COLLEGE OR PRO SPORTS?
Pro Sports. I don’t follow college.

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE INTERNATIONAL COURSE?
Royal Melbourne in Australia

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE COURSE IN THE US?
TPC Craig Ranch (We like it too 😊)

DRAW OR FADE?
Fade

WHO IS YOUR FAVORITE SPORTS HERO?
Tiger Woods/Kobe Bryant/Michael Jordan

WHICH MAJOR WOULD YOU MOST WANT TO WIN?
The Masters! I look good in green.

WHO IS IN YOUR DREAM FORESOME?
Tiger, Jack and Hogan (This would be an incredible time!)

WHERE IS YOUR FAVORITE VACATION SPOT?
Any ski resort.

BEACH OR MOUNTAINS?
Mountains – if it’s snowing!

FAVORITE CLUB?
Driver

WHAT DO YOU MISS MOST FROM PRE COVID-19?
My golf game!!!!

WHAT HOBBY (IF ANY) DID YOU PICK UP IN QUARANTINE?
I became a better nanny!!!!! Taking care of my son.

HOW DID YOU CELEBRATE WINNING AT&T BYRON NELSON?
I put the trophy in the trunk of my car and drove home!!! I had a great dinner with my friends and family – it is my second home. A great place to win!

That is awesome that you could drive home with the trophy! That is absolutely a moment you’ll never forget. Thank you again for hanging out with us. We can’t wait to see you out at TPC Craig Ranch this May as you defend your title!