Gamers to Watch
Jin Younger Ko
At No. 1 within the Rolex Girls’s International Golfing Scores, Jin Younger Ko headlines the sphere on the BMW Girls Championship the place she is making her fourth look of 2019 within the Republic of Korea. In Ko’s remaining get started at the Korea LPGA, she picked up her 3rd international main victory of the 12 months. This week at house in Korea, Ko will glance to proceed the consistency she’s proven week in and week out. She recorded her 6th consecutive top-20 end remaining week on the Buick LPGA Shanghai the place she completed T9 for her 11th top-10 end of 2019. If Ko can proceed her cast play over the Excursion’s ultimate stretch, she has an opportunity to win the Rolex Participant of the Yr award, the Vare Trophy and the cash name. She additionally lately leads the Race to the CME Globe level standings.
Nipping at Jin Younger Ko’s heels in the ones season-long races is Jeongeun Lee6, who like Ko, will revel in teeing it up in her house nation this week on the BMW Girls Championship. Lee6 has already secured the Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Yr award however has an opportunity to eclipse Ko at the cash checklist and within the Rolex Participant of the Yr standings. She’s additionally lately No. Three within the Race to the CME Globe Level standings, giving Lee6 a lot more than only a name to play for over the general occasions of the 12 months. Ko is coming off a T20 end remaining week in Shanghai.
Brooke Henderson persevered her spectacular streak of golfing via including a 5th consecutive top-20 end to her resume with a T9 end in Shanghai, the place she held the lead after day two. However the Canadian closed with back-to-back rounds of 73 at the weekend to drop out of rivalry. Alternatively, her cast efficiency used to be sufficient to position her in a tie with Ko on the height of the LEADERS height 10s standings with 11 to this point this season.
“That is were given a pleasing ring to it, back-to-back. I have carried out that within the U.S. Am and did it once more. It is in point of fact cool to protect, so I am in point of fact excited.” – Danielle Kang on effectively protecting her name eventually week’s Buick LPGA Shanghai, a feat she remaining completed in 2010 and 2011 on the U.S. Girls’s Beginner Championship
Aon Possibility Praise Problem Hollow
3 occasions stay within the season-long Aon Possibility Praise Problem. The 505-yard par 5 11th hollow at LPGA World Busan will serve a tricky take a look at for gamers right through the BMW Girls Championship. Bunkers come into play off the tee and should be have shyed away from so as to have an opportunity to move for the golf green in two. Gamers who effectively in finding the green with their force can benefit from the sloping fairway, and with sufficient rollout can also be left with simply 202 yards into the golf green. Gamers who select to move for the placing floor in two should additionally navigate the water alongside the suitable aspect of the green in addition to 3 greenside bunkers.
Numbers to Know
$2 Million – The full handbag for the inaugural match in Busan
6,726– The full yardage at LPGA World Busan
15 – The selection of gamers ranked within the height 20 within the Rolex Scores who’re within the box
72 – The selection of holes to be performed over the process the four-day match in Busan
14 – The selection of winners in 2019 who’re within the box in Busan
About This Week’s Match
LPGA World Busan, the primary route owned via the LPGA outdoor the USA, will host the inaugural BMW Girls Championship. Previously Asiad Nation Membership, the route underwent a whole redesign via Rees Jones in what used to be his first challenge within the Republic of Korea. Click on right here for extra about this week’s venue.
The sector on the BMW Girls Championship is created from 84 gamers, 50 of whom certified by the use of the LPGA Excursion’s legitimate cash checklist. 30 gamers from the Korea LPGA also are within the box, along with 4 sponsor invitations. Click on right here for your entire box.
October 24, 5:30 – 10 p.m. ET (tape lengthen)
October 25, 5:30 – 9:30 p.m. ET (tape lengthen)
October 26, 3 – 6:30 p.m. ET (tape lengthen)
October 27, 3 – 6:30 p.m. ET (tape lengthen)