Sung Hyun Park was the 2017 Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year, Rolex Player of the Year and also won the Season Money Title. She has won 2 majors; the 2018 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship and 2017 U.S. Women’s Open Conducted by the USGA. In 2018, she reached No. 1 in the Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankings and held the spot for a total of 10 weeks, and crossed the $3 million mark in career earnings after her second win of the season at the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship.
This will be Park’s third appearance at the HSBC Women’s World Championship.