Lee Woo-seok (Kolon) and Si-hyeon (Korea National University of Physical Education) reached the recurve final of the 4th Paris World Cup in Archery.
The Korean recurve mixed team, composed of Lee Woo-seok and Lim Si-hyun, defeated China 6-0 (40-38 40-38) in the semifinals of the 2023 Hyundai Archery World Cup 4th Paris Recurve Mixed Match held at Invalides Park in Paris, France on the 18th (local time). 40-38).
Earlier this month, Si-hyeon teamed up with Kim Woo-jin (Cheongju City Hall) to win the gold medal in the mixed event at the World Championships held in Berlin, Germany.
In the 4th tournament of this World Cup, he succeeded in advancing to the final by matching his breath with Lee Woo-seok.
Lee Woo-seok and Lim Si-hyun will face off against Taiwan, who defeated Mexico 6-2, for the title.
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Lee Woo-seok, who advanced to the finals of the recurve men’s individual event by placing first in the preliminaries, defeated Eric Peters (Canada) 6-2 (29-25 29-28 28-28 29-28) in the quarterfinals to advance to the semifinals.토토사이트
Lee Woo-seok, who reached the semifinals in the men’s individual event following the mixed event, will challenge for three gold medals, including the men’s team event, which reached the final.
Kim Woo-jin, who won the men’s team and mixed events at the World Championships, defeated Jean-Charles Valadon (France) 6-0 (28-27 29-27 28-27) and secured a ticket to the semifinals.
Lee Woo-seok faces Brazil’s Marcus Dalmeida to advance to the finals. After a close match in the quarterfinals, Kim Woo-jin will play against Mauro Nespoli (Italy), who defeated Kim Je-deok (Yecheon County Office) 6-4 (29-30 29-29 28-28 29-28 30-27).
In the recurve women’s individual event, only Choi Mi-seon (Kwangju Bank) advanced to the semifinals.
On the other hand, Im Si-hyeon and Ansan (Gwangju Women’s University), who placed first in the preliminaries, were both beaten by Hai Li-gwan (China). Sihyeon lost in the third round (round of 32) and Ansan in the quarterfinals lost to Hyri-kwan, failing to hunt for medals.
Kang Chae-young (Gwangju Mobis) lost 2-6 to France’s Lisa Barberin in the quarterfinals and failed to advance to the semifinals.
Korean women’s archery, which reigned as the world’s strongest, ended up with a shocking ‘no medal’ in the individual and team events at the World Championships. Although she tried to recover her self-esteem in this World Cup, only Choi Mi-seon made it to the semifinals in the individual competition.
The recurve men’s and women’s team events, individual semi-finals and finals, and mixed event finals will be held on the afternoon of the 20th in Korea time.
Meanwhile, the TV channels SPOTV2, SPOTV ON, and sports OTT service SPOTV NOW will broadcast the Hyundai Archery 4th World Cup recurve team, individual, and mixed finals live on the 20th. It will also be broadcast live on SPOTV ASIA (Spotv Asia). Sporty Asia is a channel broadcasting to 13 countries in Southeast Asia, and broadcasts tennis grand slam tournaments such as Wimbledon and US Open, men’s professional tennis ATP tour, motorcycle racing competition MotoGP (GP), WTT (World Table Tennis) table tennis competition, and BWF ( World Badminton Federation) Badminton competition, International Sports Climbing (IFSC), Sports Climbing World Cup, etc. are provided.