K.H. Lee claimed his maiden PGA Tour title after winning the 2021 AT&T Byron Nelson at TPC Craig Ranch. The South Korean posted final round 66 to finish the tournament at 25 under par. He finished three clear of third round leader Sam Burnes who played the course at two under par in the final round. Four players shared third place after finishing at 21 under par.
AT&T Byron Nelson 2021 final leaderboard:
K.H. Lee becomes the third golfer from South Korea with a win at the tournament. Kang Sung-hoon won in 2019 while Bae Sang-moon grabbed the title in 2013. Thanks to his triumph Lee climbed to 59th in the world, which is a jump with more than 70 spots.
Daniel Berger climbed 15 spots on the lederboard after 64 in the final round.
Jordan Spieth played solid golf all week and posted another top 10 finish on the PGA Tour. The American will enter this week’s PGA Championship with some confidence. At the Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Spieth will try to complete his career Grand Slam. He is missing only a title from the PGA Championship.