In lead to the qualifying series for the 147th Open comes the upcoming Korea Open. The Korea Open is the fifth event in The Open Qualifying Series and is scheduled to be played from 21-24 June 2018 at the Woo Jeong Hills Country Club.
The leading two players who finish in the top eight and ties at the KOLON Korea Open who are not already exempt will earn places in The 147th Open at Carnoustie from 15-22 July 2018.
Players like Dantai Boonma and Jazz Janewattananond of Thailand are the players in the field for the KOLON Korea Open who are already exempt for The 147th Open at Carnoustie.
In the event of a tie for a qualifying place, the player with the higher ranking in the Official World Golf Ranking (OWGR) at the beginning of the week commencing 18 June will be awarded a place in The 147th Open.