South Korean Noh Seung-Yul Signs Deal With Nike Golf
Emerging South Korean golfer Noh Seung-yul signed a multi-year deal with Nike Golf on Tuesday, according to Kang Seung-woo of the KOREA TIMES. Nike Golf Korea did not release the terms but said that the contract "is speculated to be for at least three years." The deal will see the 21-year-old use Nike's clubs and balls, and he will wear its footwear, gloves, apparel, headwear and accessories. Noh made his PGA Tour debut last year and competed in 28 tournaments, making three top-10 finishes and 24 straight cuts. Noh is the first golfer to strike a deal with Nike since Grace Park in '03 and Choi Kyoung-ju in '05 (KOREA TIMES, 1/8).