Amateur Jang Yu-bin (21), who is participating in the Hangzhou Asian Games national team, and Lee Jae-won (BC Card), who played in China for parental care, won the Korean Professional Golf (KPGA) Tour Golf Zone Open in Jeju (winner) 140 million won in prize money) and tied for the lead on the second day.
In the second round of the tournament held at Jeju Golf Zone County Ora (par 72) on the 21st, Jang Yu-bin hit 3 under par and tied for first place with a median total of 7 under par and 137 strokes.
Jang Yu-bin caught 5 of her birdies but committed 2 of her bogeys.안전놀이터
Jang Yu-bin was selected as the national team to participate in the Asian Games in Hangzhou after winning the Korea Golf Association Jang Cup Amateur Golf Championship in April last year. Yubin Jang also won the first round of her Srixon Tour (Part 2) last month.
In an interview after the match, Jang Yu-bin explained, “The difference between the first and second tours is the course setting.” .
Jang Yu-bin said, “I played while arranging my stamina for two days.” “Before the competition, my goal was to enter the top 10, but I want to aim for the championship because I am in good condition and have good results,” he said.
Lee Jae-won also tied for the lead with an interim total of 7 under par.
Lee Jae-won joined the KPGA Tour Pro in 2016, but from 2017 to 2020, he played an active part in the PGA Tour China and China Tour. This was for the rehabilitation of his father, who was unable to move due to his stroke.
Lee Jae-won said, “After participating in the 36th GS Caltex Maekyung Open in 2017, my father living in China was diagnosed with a stroke. My father was diagnosed with a stroke from the hospital. “I was able to build meaningful memories with my father while playing in China,” he explained.
Regarding the goal of this tournament, he said, “This season, I aim to pass the cut in every competition.”
Park Eun-shin (Hana Financial Group), who had two wins in her career, also finished the second round with a 7-under par as a joint leader.
Park Eun-shin said, “I tried to hit the last hole quickly so as not to play the rest of the game tomorrow. It was too hectic and I lost my concentration.” “he said.
Bae Yong-joon (CJ), who received the Castelbajac Rookie of the Year award last year, tied for the lead with a 7-under par with the last hole remaining.
The match was delayed due to fog. Because of this, the second round was stopped at 7:03 p.m. 37 out of 144 players did not finish the second round.
Accordingly, the remainder of the second round will resume at 7:00 am on the 22nd. After the remaining matches are over, the winners of the preliminary round will be confirmed. Round 3 is expected to start around 10 am on the 22nd.