• Richard T. LEE

    CAN

    • Date of birth Oct 29, 1990
    • Turned Pro 2007
    • Residence Chandler, Arizona
    • Family Single

Biography

Career Highlights

  1. Richard ended a four-year title drought when he secured his second Asian Tour victory at the 2017 Shinhan Donghae Open in Korea.
  2. He claimed a superb breakthrough on the Asian Tour at the 2014 Solaire Open after a solid rookie season in 2013.
  3. Earned his Tour card by finishing second at Qualifying School and was subsequently named the Rookie of the Year in a season where he did not miss a single cut.
  4. Triumphed in the Philippines with a female caddie who was pregnant, which according to local folklore was a “lucky charm”.
  5. He posted two top-five results at the Maybank Malaysian Open and True Thailand Classic to finish a career high of seventh position on the 2015 Order of Merit.
  6. As an amateur, he qualified for the 2007 U.S. Open but had to retire from the second round due to an injured wrist.

Asian Tour Victories

  1. Asian Tour victories: (2)
  2. 2014 Solaire Open, Philippines
  3. 2017 Shinhan Donghae Open, Korea

Other wins

  1. Other wins: 2 events on Gateway Tour, 1 event on NGPT Tour, 1 event on All American Tour.
  2. Amateur wins: 4 Tournaments on American Junior Golf Association
 

Tournament Results

Tournament Pos R1 R2 R3 R4 Score TO PAR Earnings
SMBC Singapore Open T49 68 70 72 77 287 3 US$ 4,700
Leopalace21 Myanmar Open T48 69 72 70 74 285 1 US$ 3,375
Maybank Championship MC 74 71 - - 145 1 -
Hero Indian Open RET 82 - - - 82 14 -
Panasonic Open Golf Championship MC 72 74 - - 146 4 -
Volvo China Open T37 71 68 74 68 281 -7 US$ 19,200
The 37th GS Caltex Maekyung Open Golf Championship T40 75 68 78 72 293 9 US$ 5,379
Kolon Korea Open Golf Championship MC 70 76 - - 146 4 -
Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways MC 81 71 - - 152 8 -
The 34th Shinhan Donghae Open MC 72 72 - - 144 2 -

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