‘Super Rookie’ Kim Min-byeol was about 27cm tall in the 4th round of the ‘Mediheal Hankook Ilbo Championship (total prize money of 1 billion won, winning prize of 180 million won)’ held at the Ferrum Club (par 72, 6,652 yards) in Yeoju-si, Gyeonggi-do on the 16th. He missed a putt and finished the tournament in a tie for third place.
Kim Min-byeol performed a birdie show by recording 8 birdies in the first round. He took the lead alone with a gap of 3 birdies from 2nd place Lee Joo-mi.
Kim Min-byeol said, “I didn’t expect to finish with such a good score. Still, the feeling of the shot wasn’t bad since the last tournament, so I thought that if I putt well, I could reduce the number of strokes considerably.”바카라
In the second round, she recorded 3 birdies and 3 bogeys, finishing in 2nd place with a 1-stroke difference from leader Lee Joo-mi. Kim Min-byeol said, “I was disappointed, but the current shot feeling and condition are not bad. I will try to achieve good results while maintaining my current condition and play as much as possible.” He expressed his hopes for his first win.
In the third round, Kim Min-byeol made 5 birdies, but recorded 2 bogies and a double bogey on the 11th hole. While finishing the third round with an even, she finished tied for fourth place with a two-stroke gap with Park Ji-young, who took the lead.
In the 4th round, Kim Min-byeol recorded a bogey in the 5th hole, but when she made birdies in a row in the 6th and 7th holes, she was close to the lead. In the last 18th hole (par 5), Kim Min-byeol calmly played the game.
The second shot landed right on the green. The remaining distance is 2.8 yards. If she made this birdie, she could move up to the joint lead with Lee Joo-mi. Lee Joo-mi made a birdie putt of less than 1m, so it was difficult for her to win, but she had a chance to finish alone 2nd.
However, Kim Min-byeol missed the birdie putt, and hit a 27cm par putt as if regretting it, but missed the hole. The ball rolled up to 36cm, which is 9cm further than the par putt. It was the moment when the runner-up flew away due to a moment of carelessness.
Kim Min-byeol recorded a bogey and finished in a tie for 3rd place (9 under par 279 strokes). Kim Min-byeol, Kim Su-ji, Lee Ga-young, Jeon Ye-seong, and Park Min-ji, who tied for third place, took away prize money of 47 million won.
If Minbyeol Kim did not fail the 27cm putt and recorded her par, she tied for second place with Hyunkyung Park and could receive a prize of 95 million won. She lost 48 million won per putt.
‘Super Rookie’ Kim Min-byul watching the awards ceremony while biting her lip.
‘Super Rookie’ Minbyul Kim will always regret it, but he must have learned a lesson greater than any experience.
Meanwhile, Lee Joo-mi, who scored a final total of 12 under par 276 strokes, won the championship by two strokes over runner-up Park Hyeon-gyeong (10 under par 278 strokes).
Lee Joo-mi became the champion in her 148th appearance and enjoyed the joy of winning the championship, earning 180 million won in prize money.