Hangzhou Asian Game Baduk – Selection Contest for the Korean Squad
Lee, Semi / 2022-03-29
2022 Hangzhou Asian Game Baduk selection contest for the Korean squad will be held until April 8th.
KBA professional baduk players are eligible to attend the selection competition, and it’s consisted of 3 steps preliminary round, tournament, and final. Total of 2 men and 1 woman will be selected.
For this year’s Hangzhou Asian Game(Baduk), 3 medals are included - men’s group, women’s group, and men’s individual.
For men’s group team, national ranking 1,2 Shin-Jinseo and Park-Junghwan are selected for the top seeds. Byun-Sangil and Kim-Myunghoon have passed the national team selection competition and now are in the national team.
Meanwhile, in case of women’s team members, women pro-baduk players Choi-Jung and Oh-Yujin are selected for the top seeds, and Kim-Chaeyoung has passed the selection competition and joined the women’s group team.
Korea has earned all 3 gold medals in 2010 Guangzhou Asian Game pair-go, men’s group, and women’s group. <