The best players on the 2023 season Korean Women’s Professional Golf (KLPGA) tour will face off to win the 11th E1 Charity Open (total prize money of 900 million won).메이저사이트
Park Ji-young, who leads the KLPGA tour prize money and grand prize points this season, tied 7 birdies, 1 bogey, and 1 double bogey in the second round of the second day of the tournament held at Seongmunan Country Club (par 72, 6,602 yards) in Wonju-si, Gangwon-do on the 27th. He shot a 4-under 68.
With an interim total of 7 under par 137, Park Ji-young finished the second round tied for the lead with Bang Shin-sil and Kim Hee-ji.
Bang Shin-sil, who recently emerged as a “rising star” on the KLPGA tour, reduced 3 strokes with 5 birdies and 2 bogeys, and recorded 7 under par 137 strokes.
Bang Sin-sil will compete in her third championship match in the past month, following her 4th place at the KLPGA Championship, a major tournament at the end of April, and 3rd place at the NH Investment & Securities Ladies Championship two weeks ago.
Kim Hee-ji hit a 6 under par, the best performance among players, with clean play that resulted in 6 birdies without a bogey, and came up to the joint lead.
Park Ji-young, who has five wins in her career, is challenging her first championship in five months since the Hana Financial Group Singapore Women’s Open in December last year. The Singapore tournament will be held as a tournament for the 2023 season, and if Park Ji-young wins this tournament, she will rise to the top of her first two wins of the season.
Bang Sin-sil and Kim Hee-ji are players who have yet to win a regular tour.
Until the second round, which was held in the rain, Park Ji-young, Bang Sin-sil, and Kim Hee-ji followed Kim Min-sun with a 6-under-par 138 strokes, one stroke behind the joint leader, and ranked fourth.
Lee Jung-min, Hyun Se-rin, and Seo Yeon-jung are tied for 5th place with a 5 under par 139 strokes.
Amateur Oh Su-min, a third-year middle school student, hit 5 under par that day, posting a total of 3 under par 141 strokes in the second round, and tied for 13th place.
Oh Soo-min also tied for ninth at the Kyochon Ladies Open in April.
Choi Hye-jin, who is active on the LPGA tour, tied for 26th with a 1-under 143 strokes.
A lot of famous players were eliminated from the cut.
Last year’s winner Jung Yoon-ji (2 over par, 146 strokes), Popularity Award winner Lim Hee-jung (3 over par, 147 strokes) for the last two years, Park Min-ji, prize money king for the last two years in a row, Kim Min-byeol (4 over par, 148 strokes), first place in the rookie category this season, etc. I couldn’t fill the 1 over par, which is the baseline for this cut.