Ye Wocheng will play in the European Tour's China Open this week after qualifying in mid-March.
Yes, he was born in 2000.
From that video above, he actually looks to be pretty big for his age. Part of me thinks he actually looks older than Guan and has a more mature swing. He's probably not as good (where were you at in Augusta, Ye?), but 12 years old and qualifying for European Tour events is certifiably absurd.
"Playing in a European Tour event will be a whole new experience for me so I'll be practicing very hard. I will also be doing some gym work to get stronger."
Ye will become the youngest golfer to ever compete at a European Tour event, breaking Guan's record from last year by about 10 months.
The youngest golfer to ever play a PGA Tour event was