Date: Oct 05, 2018
By: Reuters, SEOUL
Hosts South Korea got off to the perfect start at the LPGA International Crown team
competition yesterday, winning both their matches against Taiwan, while defending champions the US split the points with Sweden.
World No. 1 Park Sung-hyun partnered fellow major winner Kim In-kyung to a one-up win against Candie Kung and Phoebe Yao of Taiwan, before Chun In-gee and Ryu So-yeon won their match two-up against Teresa Lu and Hsu Wei-ling.
Big-hitting Park drove the green at the par-four 14th, which measured 263 yards, then holed her putt for eagle to set South Korea on their path toward victory.
The four-day event at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea in Incheon pits four players from eight countries against each other in four-ball and singles formats. [FULL STORY]