Micah Lauren SHIN
|Date of Birth||1996-11-27|
Order of Merit
Asian Tour Victories
(1) 2017 Resort World Manila Masters
(1) 2017 Central Azucarera de Tarlac Open, Philippines.
• Shin won the 2017 Resorts World Manila Masters for his first Asian Tour title. He defeated Arnond Vongvanij of Thailand on the first play-off hole with a birdie against a par. • The victory came after he called a ruling on himself and was penalised two strokes on the first hole for having 15 clubs in the bag in the final round. • At the age of 20 years and 351 days, Shin was the youngest player to win the Resorts World Manila Masters. • Shin secured his first win as a professional at the 2017 Central Azucarera de Tarlac Open in the Philippines. • He earned his playing rights on the Asian Tour after finishing tied-13th at the 2017 Qualifying School. • Prior to earning his Asian Tour card, Shin had plied his trade on the Asian Development Tour since 2014. He finished in 15th position on the ADT Order of Merit in 2016, thanks to five top-10 finishes.