In the PBA round of 64 of the Welcome Savings Bank Wellbang PBA-LPBA Championship, the 7th tour tournament of the professional billiards PBA season, the winning candidates lined up.
David Zapata (Blue One Resort), who was considered a strong contender for the championship, lost in the round of 64 against Park In-soo (Crown Haetae) held at the Bitmaru Broadcasting Center in Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do on the night of the 20th.
Zapata first scored a high run of 10 points in the first inning of the first set, and won 15-3 in 3 innings to get off to a good start.
However, in the 2nd set, it faltered due to an empty hit during 3 innings, and Park In-soo scored 9 high runs to win 15-6 and return the game to the starting point.
Afterwards, while the two players shared one set each, 파라오카지노 Zapata, who took the lead in the final game, stopped with an empty hit, and Park In-soo scored 1 point to end the game.
David Martinez (Crown Haetae), who lifted the championship trophy three times in his career, was also caught by Lee Gook-seong.
Martinez faced off with a set score of 1-1, and lost 1-3 by conceding the 3rd and 4th sets in a row.
Kang Dong-gung (SK Rent-A-Car), the ‘strongest in Korea’, also became a victim of an accident in the round of 64.
Kang Dong-gung, who met Kang Seong-ho, started the game with difficulty by giving away two sets first, and even after recovering in the third set, lost the fourth set again, ending the tournament with a set score of 1-3.
Previously, in the round of 128, ‘Billiards Emperor’ Frédéric Coudron lost to billiards commentator Kim Hyun-seok, who made his PBA debut, and this tournament continues the hardships of the strong players.
Kim Hyeon-seok, who caught Kudron and wrote the biggest surprise of the tournament, defeated Kim Byeong-ho (Hana Card) in the round of 64 to join the round of 32.
On the 21st, the 5th day of the tournament, the men’s PBA round of 32 will be held, followed by the women’s LPBA quarterfinals.