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Jiyai Shin

Shin at the 2009 HSBC Women's Champions
Personal information
NameJiyai Shin
신지애
Full nameJiyai Shin
NicknameFinal Round Queen
Height1.58 m (5 ft 2 in)
NationalitySouth Korea
ResidenceAtlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Career
CollegeYonsei University
Turned professional2005
Current toursLPGA Tour (joined 2009)
KLPGA (joined 2005)
JLPGA Tour (joined 2005)
Professional wins34
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour8
LPGA Tour8
LPGA of Japan Tour5
LPGA of Korea Tour21
Ladies Asian Golf Tour2
Best results in Major Championships
U.S. OpenT5: 2010
The Open ChampionshipT5: 2010
PGA Championship3rd/T3: 2009, 2010
Kraft Nabisco C'shipT5: 2010
LPGA Championship3rd/T3: 2009, 2010
U.S. Women's OpenT5: 2010
Women's British OpenWon: 2008

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Jiyai Shin (Hangul: 신지애; born 28 April 1988), also known as Ji-Yai Shin 申智愛, is a South Korean professional golfer currently playing on the LPGA Tour and the LPGA of Korea Tour (KLPGA). She has broken all existing KLPGA records, winning 10 events in 19 starts on the KLPGA Tour in 2007. In 2008, playing only 10 tournaments on the LPGA Tour as a non-member, she won three events, including the Women's British Open and the ADT Championship. She has been ranked as number 1 in the Women's World Golf Rankings.


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