[Asian Games] Women’s Basketball Wins by 34 Points Over Thailand in First Game… North Korea Also Wins
Kang I-seul with 18 points and Park Ji-soo with 16 points win… On the 29th,
‘South-North confrontation’ North Korea overpowers Taiwan…
Rookie Park Jin-ah, 205cm tall, swept 40 points
Korean Women’s Basketball
Korean women’s basketball decorated the first edition of the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games with a big win. 카지노사이트위키
The Korean national team, led by coach Jeong Seon-min,
defeated Thailand 90-56 in the first game of Group C of the women’s basketball group stage held at the Olympic Sports Center Gymnasium in Hangzhou, China on the 27th.
Korea, which won the 2014 Incheon Games,
took its first step toward winning the championship for the first time in nine years.
South Korea will play the second game against North Korea,
which defeated Taiwan that day, at 6:30 pm on the 29th, Korean time.
South and North Korea, who formed a unified team and won a bronze medal at the 2018 Jakarta-Palembang Games, face each other as competitors.
On this day, Korea ran away with great strides, led by Park Ji-soo (KB),
who showed off his scoring ability not only under the goal but also from mid-distance,
Kang Yi-seul (KB), who is good at 3-point shooting, and finished the first quarter with a score of 25-7.
Thailand was struggling against Korea’s defense,
scoring just one point after five minutes in the first quarter.
Korea continued to widen the gap, and Coach Jeong used a variety of players to balance his stamina.
Kang Yi-seul scored 18 points, the most of both teams, with only 3 points, and Park Ji-su scored 16 points.
North Korea won 91-77 over Taiwan.
North Korea’s rookie Park Jin-ah (20), who is attracting attention as a center with a height of 205 cm,
was responsible for 40 points, almost half of the team’s score.
Jin-ah Park also recorded a ‘double double’ by grabbing 11 rebounds.
Ro Sook-young, who played very well as a member of the unified team in Jakarta,
scored 16 points and 7 rebounds.