Collected 2 medals in 500m in 2nd competition
‘New ice queen’ Kim Min-seon (24, Uijeongbu City Hall) won medals in a row at the 2nd round of the 2023-2024 International Skating Union (ISU) Speed Skating World Cup.
Kim Min-seon took second place with a time of 37.85 seconds in the second race of the women's 500m Division A competition held in Beijing, China on the 19th.
Her time of 37.54 seconds put her in first place and she was content with her silver medal, 0.31 seconds behind Erin Jackson (USA).
Kim Min-seon, who won her first World Cup medal this season by taking third place in the first women's 500m race on the 17th with a time of 38.00 seconds, moved up her ranking by one place in the second race.
Min-sun Kim, who switched skating shoes ahead of this season, did not win her medal in her first competition, but she collected two medals in this competition, signaling her smooth adjustment.
Min-sun Kim, who raced against Utah Leirdam (Netherlands), the women's 1000m silver medalist at the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games, on an eight-in-course event, passed her first 100m in 10.64 seconds.
Kim Min-seon then ran the 400m in 27.21 seconds and reached... More
by casinosite123 on 2023-11-19 08:18:35
South Korea's Kim Joo-won advances after hitting a single with the bases loaded during the fifth inning of the 2023 Asian Professional Baseball Championship (APBC) match between South Korea and Chinese Taipei at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan, on Nov. 18.
South Korea's starting lineup for the Asian Professional Baseball Championship (APBC) final against Japan has been revealed. Kim Joo-won's batting order has been bumped up after his blistering performance against Taiwan the day before.
Ryu Jung-il's team will face the finalist at the Tokyo Dome in Japan at 6 p.m. on April 19.
South Korea beat Australia (3-2) and lost to Japan (1-2) in the first two games of the tournament, but beat Chinese Taipei 6-1 in the third game to finish second. Japan finished first with three straight wins.
South Korea also faced Japan in the final at the 2017 inaugural tournament, where they lost 0-7 and finished as runners-up. In their first tournament in six years, the Koreans will play Japan again for the trophy.
With Kwak Bin set to start the game, the batting order for both teams was announced just over an hour before the start.
Korea's lineup was Kim Hye-sung (second base), Kim... More
by casinosite123 on 2023-11-19 08:15:01