Lately topped U.S. Girls’s Open winner Jeongeun Lee6 is ready to make her debut on the 2019 Aberdeen Normal Investments Women Scottish Open at The Renaissance Membership from the eight – 11 August alongside fellow main champions, So Yeon Ryu, Cristie Kerr and Anna Nordqvist.
Jeongeun, who first hit the headlines for having the very same title as 5 different Korean skilled golfers, has since made the information for greater than her attention-grabbing numerical title. An LPGA rookie this 12 months however a seven-time worldwide winner, Jeongeun, who’s in any other case often called ‘6’ primarily based on the truth that she is the sixth participant with the identical title to enter the Korean LPGA, is as much as a career-high fifth on the Rolex Rankings after her latest breakthrough main victory.
Becoming a member of her within the 156-strong participant area, competing for $1.5 million which already contains Catriona Matthew and Georgia Corridor is Korean former Rolex Ranked No. 1 So Yeon Ryu, 20-time LPGA winner Cristie Kerr and two-time main winner Anna Nordqvist from Sweden.
Ryu and Kerr are not any strangers to visiting Scotland, each taking part in the final two editions because the occasion gained co-sanctioning rights between the LPGA and Women European Tour. Their greatest finishes each got here in 2017 with Ryu ending T11 and Kerr T4, having lead after the primary day with a 66 (-6).
Nordqvist against this will make solely her second look however, as the ultimate Solheim Cup qualifying occasion for Crew Europe with the total crew introduced by captain Catriona Matthew at Gleneagles on Monday 12th August, she’s going to head to The Renaissance Membership with added motivation because the five-time participant presently sits simply inside the automated qualification spots.
Talking about her debut, 23 year-old Jeongeun stated, “Scotland is the ‘House of Golf’ and I can’t wait to go to there for the primary time in my profession. I’ve heard lots in regards to the type of Scottish hyperlinks golf and the kind of participant it’s worthwhile to be to succeed there. I’m actually excited to strive a number of totally different pictures out and play a brand new occasion on my schedule.”
Nordqvist added, “I can’t wait to return to Scotland for the Aberdeen Normal Investments Women Scottish Open. It’s actually cool for us to play on the similar venue as the lads and likewise attention-grabbing for the followers to see that we are able to do every part that they will. I’ve my eyes set on qualifying for the Solheim Cup and hopefully a superb efficiency there will help safe my place.”
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