Seong Yu-jin “I can do better if they invite me to the Lotte Championship next year”
“I really want to win next time.”
Seong Eugene (23) made 4 birdies in the final round of the LPGA Tour Lotte Championship (total prize money of 2 million dollars) held at Hoakalay Country Club (par 72) in Ewa Beach, Hawaii on the 16th (Korean time). , tied one bogey and hit a 3-under-par 69.
Seong Yu-jin, who recorded a final total of 12 under par 276, played an overtime tie with Liu Yue (China) and Grace Kim (Australia) for the lead, but made a bogey and finished runner-up.
She finished the third round with a sole lead by one stroke. If she won this tournament, not only could she go straight to the LPGA Tour, but she also set a record for winning invitations in 10 years following Lydia Ko (New Zealand), who won the CP Women’s Open in 2013.
Although she did not make it to the top, Sung Eugene showed potential to succeed on the American stage as well. He had to come down from the lead by missing the birdie opportunity made on holes 11 to 17 in the second half, but he made a birdie putt on the last hole 18 and clenched his fists. Her mother, who was in her gallery, also saw this and cheered her daughter by clapping loudly. 토스카지노
He even made a hole-in-one at the 2021 US Women’s Open. Following the hole-in-one, he accumulated various experiences by playing the championship group and overtime in this tournament.
After the tournament, Seong Yu-jin said, “It was a real honor to go to overtime, and I did my best, but I knew that I wouldn’t win if I didn’t catch a birdie, so I did it as aggressively as possible.” If I come, I want to win.”
Seong Yu-jin, who won the KLPGA Tour Lotte Open last year and was invited to the event, said, “I am very grateful that Lotte invited me. I can do better,” he said.
Seong Yu-jin, who said, “I had a good experience in my golf life,” is also famous for donating steadily for junior players. Even when he won the Lotte Open, he donated part of the prize money to his younger players.