Lee was immediately whisked away from the Betfred British Masters to the USA, where he takes part in the PGA Championship on the Bethpage Black Course, Long Island, New York. His best finish was T8 in 2011.
He had an 8.13 tee time from the 1st with Charles Howell III and Shaun Norris. He ended the first round 5-over par and had a 1.38 start from the 10th on Friday. Sadly he missed the cut when he carded a 2-over 72, leaving him 7-over par for the event.