The DP World Tour, a European professional golf tournament, will open a new tournament co-sponsored by the KPGA Korean Tour in Incheon next April.

The DP World Tour and the US Professional Golf PGA Tour made an official announcement on the 14th to ensure that the two tours will strengthen their cooperative relationship with the Korea Professional Golf Association (KPGA) Korean Tour, establishing new tournaments and expanding domestic players’ entry into overseas tours. said that it was done with

Accordingly, the KPGA Tour 2022 Genesis Grand Prize winner will be given a one-year seed for the 2023 season of the DP World Tour, and benefits such as exemption from qualifying for the DP World Tour Q School will be given to the top ranked players in the 2023 토토 season of Genesis Points. Kim Young-soo, who received the 2022 Korean Tour Genesis Grand Prize, was guaranteed the right to participate in the Genesis Scottish Open, co-hosted by the DP World Tour and the PGA Tour, and also secured a one-year seed for the European Tour next year, enabling him to fulfill his dream.

In addition, the newly established co-sponsored tournament will be held at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea located in Songdo, Incheon in April 2023 with a total prize of $2 million. It is the first time in nine years that the DP World Tour has established a new domestic tournament since co-hosting the ‘Valentine Championship’ with the KPGA Tour in the past from 2008 to 2013.

DP World Tour CEO Keith Pelli said, “We are delighted to be able to provide opportunities for KPGA Korean Tour players to show off their skills on the DP World Tour and the PGA Tour through cooperation with the KPGA.” They will provide generous support at the highest level.”

PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan said, “The KPGA, such as Im Seong-jae, Lee Gyeong-hoon, Kim Si-woo, and Kim Joo-hyung, is showing results every year by producing world-class talent players.” I hope to see him advance on the PGA Tour.”

KPGA Chairman Koo Ja-cheol said, “I am confident that this collaboration will be of great help to the growth of professional golf in Korea.”

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