Justin Thomas fact-checks incorrect question during CJ Cup press conference

October 18, 2018

Justin Thomas is the defending champion this week at the CJ Cup, and judging by the way he batted away this incorrect question during his pre-tournament press conference, he’s ready to leave the rest of the field in the dust once again this year.

Speaking ahead of Thursday’s first round, where Thomas opened with a one-over 73, JT was asked about his struggles during the first round last year because of the “wind.”

“Actually, I shot 63 the first day last year,” came JT’s response.


Don’t worry, it happens to the best of us.

Here’s the video:

And, just in case you wanted it, here are the extended highlights from Justin Thomas’ first round last year, where he did not struggle en-route to his first-round 63.