Bang Sin-sil (19) won her first victory by defeating the defending champion, ‘Match Queen’ Jeong-min Hong, on the first day of the KLPGA Tour Doosan Match Play Championship.
Bang Shin-sil beat Hong Jung-min by one hole in his first group stage match held at Ladena Golf Club (par 72) in Chuncheon, Gangwon-do on the 17th and won the Seojeon match. On the other hand, Park Min-ji, the winner of this tournament in 2021, lost by two holes to lower-seeded Lee Joo-mi and became a ‘victim of an accident’.
In this tournament, 16 groups will be held over three days, and only the first place in each group will advance to the round of 16. And on the fourth day of the tournament, the round of 16 and quarterfinals are held, and on the last day, the semifinals and finals are held to determine the winner. Bang Sin-sil faces Lee Chae-eun 2 in the second round of the group stage.
Bang Shin-sil, who was hit by a ‘chip in eagle’ in the 12th hole and was dragged by a car, caught a ‘chip in birdie’ from a distance of 20 yards in the 16th hole (par 3), returned the match to the starting point, and won by catching a 1m birdie in the last hole. did. Hong Jeong-min, who made a 4-on mistake on the 18th hole due to a tee shot mistake, made a formidable par putt from a distance of 5m, but fell to his knees with a birdie in Bang Shin-sil.
Hong Jung-min became a hot topic last year by defeating strong players one after another and winning the championship. She defeated Park Min-ji in the round of 16, Ga-eun Song in the quarter-final, Hee-jung Lim in the semi-final, and Ye-won Lee in the final to rise to the top. However, the loss on the day raised a red flag in defending the title. Hong Jung-min challenges Seo Yeon-jeong for the first time in the second round of the group stage.
Bang Shin-sil, who realized her popularity these days, said after the victory, “It was nice to play with (Hong) Jeong-min unnie, who I used to play with in the national team.” We will advance to the finals based on that.”카지노사이트
Park Min-ji was consistently dragged and lost by a two-hole car. Park Min-ji, who fell behind by one hole in the first half, gave up to the 11th and 12th holes and was dragged by a three-hole car. However, he won the 14th and 17th holes and caught up with a one-hole car. However, when the birdie putt at a distance of 5m missed in the 18th hole (par 5), he admitted defeat. Lee Joo-mi left a 1.5m birdie putt in the final hole.
Lim Jin-hee, who won the NH Investment & Securities Ladies Championship last week, continued her upward trend by beating Kim Woo-jung by one hole. Lim Jin-hee, who took a two-hole lead by winning holes 14 and 15 in a row, gave up the 17th hole and was chased by a single hole, but tied the last hole and won by a single hole. Im Jin-hee said, “I had physical difficulties because I used up a lot of energy when I won the championship last week. Still, I was able to win today because I followed the putt well.” I think we can play the game,” he said.
Rookie Kim Min-byeol defeated Cho A-yeon, and Lee So-young beat Kim Ji-hyeon by one hole each. Park Hyun-kyung increased Kim Hae-rim to 3&2, and Park Ji-young increased Bae Su-hyeon to 2&1. Lim Hee-jung defeated Son Ye-bin 2&1. Lee Ga-young defeated Jang Ha-na 6&4.