Seo Yo-seop aims to win for 3 consecutive weeks in Japan : The DONG-A ILBO

Seo Yo-seop will goal for a win for three consecutive weeks for the primary time in the historical past of the Korean Tour of the Korea (*3*) Golfers’ Association.

Seo will defend his title in the Shinhan Donghae Open of the KPGA’s Korean Tour, which can open at Koma Country Club in Nara, Japan on Thursday. He earned his first win of the season in the Bodyfriend Phantom Rovo Gunsan CC Open, which ended on Aug. 28, adopted by one other win the week after that in the LX Championship, which ended on Sunday. If he wins the subsequent match, it is going to be his first consecutive win in the fourth match in eight years and he’ll obtain the file of profitable for three consecutive weeks. While there have been golfers who achieved three consecutive wins on the Korean Tour, profitable for three consecutive weeks is an unprecedented file.

Seo has good photographs. In specific, he had a ‘wire-to-wire’ win, which suggests he maintained the lead all through all 4 rounds, in the LX Championship. “If I win, it is going to be a file that I could be pleased with,” stated Seo. “I earned my second win as each my efficiency and bodily circumstances had been good and I didn’t let my guard down after the primary win,” he stated. “I’ll keep humble and solely give attention to how to carry out in the subsequent match.”

There could be some challenges forward for the South Korean golfer. He is unfamiliar with the course in Japan. The host of the match, Shinhan Financial Group, is holding the competitors on the Koma Country Club, which was constructed by its late founder and honorary president Lee Gun-hee, to mark the fortieth anniversary of the group’s basis. The membership, which was designed by legendary South African golfer Gary Player and opened in 1980, is likely one of the finest programs in Kansai, Japan and held the 2002 Japan PGA Championship and the 2019 Kansai Open of the Japan Golf Tour Organization. Seo flew to Japan on Monday to research the course.

Another problem going through Seo on his approach to his third win is that the Shinhan Donghae Open, which is tri-sanctioned by the Korean PGA, Japan Golf Tour, and Asian Tour, is attended by 40 golfers from every tour, together with overseas gamers. He will compete with robust gamers of the Japan Golf Tour, together with Kazuki Higa who’s in the No. 1 place for prize cash this season with two wins and Rikuya Hoshino. In addition, there are South Korean golfers who’re extra skilled with the Japan Tour, corresponding to Kim Kyung-tae, Park Sang-hyun, Choi Ho-seong, Hwang, Jung-gon, and Lee Sang-hee. Kim Bi-o who’s aiming for his third win of the season and Kim Si-woo who gained thrice on the PGA Tour and is ranked in seventy fifth place in the world are additionally robust candidates for profitable the match.

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