‘Billiards Empress’ Kim Ga-young and ‘Original Queen’ Lim Jeong-sook meet on the road to winning the most LPBA championships.
In the quarterfinals of the 5th tour ‘Huons LPBA Championship’ of the professional billiards PBA-LPBA 2023-2024 season held at ‘Goyang Kintex PBA Stadium’ in Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do on the 22nd, Kim Ga-young defeated Jeong Da-hye and Lim Jeong-sook won Ha Yun-jeong with a set score of 3:0. and succeeded in advancing to the semifinals.
In the quarterfinals held at another table, Baek Min-joo defeated Yong Hyeon-ji with a set score of 3:0, and Kim Sang-ah won against Kang Ji-eun with a set score of 3:2 after a close full set and advanced to the semifinals for the first time in her professional career.
Gayoung Kim won a complete victory over Dahye Jeong with a set score of 3:0. Kim Ga-young, who won the first set 11:6 after 14 innings, widened the gap by scoring 5 high runs in the 10th inning attack situation, which was tense at 6:5 in the second set, and won 11:5. Then, in the third set, the team reached 11 points in 5 innings with 7 high runs in the 4th inning, ending the game 11:5 with a win.
As a result, Gayoung Kim will advance to the semifinals for the third time this season, following her runner-up finish in the opening game of this season and the semifinals of the previous tour.
Lim Jeong-sook defeated Ha Yoon-jeong with a set score of 3:0 and succeeded in advancing to the semifinals for the second time this season. Lim Jeong-sook, who grabbed the victory early by scoring 6 high runs in the first attack of the first set, scored 11 points in 5 innings and won the first set 11:3. Then, in the second set, he won 11:2 (6 innings) with 6 high runs in the 3rd inning, and also won the 3rd set 11:6 (11 innings), ending the game with a complete win.
As a result, Kim Ga-young and Lim Jeong-sook, who are both trying to win their 6th professional championship, will meet on the road to the finals. The two faced each other in the finals of the same competition, the Huons Championship, last season. At that time, Kim Ga-young won the set score of 4:1 over Lim Jeong-sook and lifted the championship trophy. 토토사이트Their overall record is 4 wins and 1 loss, with Kim Ga-young having the upper hand.
In the quarterfinals held at another table, Baek Min-joo and Kim Sang-ah defeated Yong Hyun-ji and Kang Ji-eun, respectively, to advance to the semifinals. Baek Min-ju won against Yong Hyeon-ji with a set score of 3:0, and Kim Sang-ah took a 2-0 set score against Kang Ji-eun and faced a crisis by dropping two sets, but won the fifth set and won with a set score of 3:2, becoming a pro. I reached the semifinals with my best performance in my career.
On the 23rd, the last day of the LPBA competition, the first semifinal match between Baek Min-ju and Kim Sang-ah will begin at 12 noon, followed by the second semifinal match between Kim Ga-young and Lim Jeong-sook at 2:30 p.m. The player who wins the semifinals will compete in the finals at 7 p.m. for the prize money of 30 million won. Starting on the 24th, the day after the LPBA competition concludes, the men’s round of 128 begins.