Sangmoone Bae's comeback tournament from military service will be in Korea
PGA Tour

Sangmoone Bae’s comeback tournament from military service will be in Korea


SHARE THIS STORY

Sangmoon Bae is set to make his return to professional golf after completing a compulsory tour in the South Korean military.

Golf Channel reports Bae will return at the Shinhan Donghae Open, played Sept. 14-17 at Bear's Best Cheongna Golf Club.

Bae began a nearly two-year obligation following the 2015 Presidents Cup in his home country, and he completes his obligation on Aug. 16. This event is hosted by the Korean PGA Tour and co-sanctioned by the Asian Tour.



Bae will make his return to the PGA Tour with the start of the 2017-18 PGA Tour season. The PGA Tour carved out room for Bae to return under a major medical and family crisis exemption, so he will have full status. Golf Channel reports Bae's agent was unable to confirm a solidified schedule during the PGA Tour's fall portion of the new season.

Bae, now 31, last won the PGA Tour at the 2014 Frys.com Open.

SUBSCRIBE & WIN TIGER WOODS' BRIDGESTONE GOLF BALLS!

New subscribers to our weekly email newsletter in June will be entered to win 3 dozen limited-edition Tiger Tour B golf balls!

Rules and regulations: By submitting your email address, you agree to join both the Golf News Net and Bridgestone Golf email lists. To be eligible for our prizes, you must remain a subscriber on our list through the end of the contest month. If your email address disappears, it worked!


About the author

Golf News Net

Golf News Net

We use the Golf News Net byline sometimes just to change things up. But, it's one of us humans writing the story, we promise.

Sometimes we post sponsored content from this account, and it is labeled as such. We also occasionally include links to products and services from which we could make a small percentage of a sale through affiliate programs.