Schedule: 08.29 ~09.01 Venue: Jade Palace Sponsor: Hanwha Purse: 1,400,000,000 KRW Format: 72 Hole Stroke Play Par 72 Yard 67367 Broadcast: SBS (Korean Time) 1R,2R 10:00~17:00 3R 11:00~17:00 4R 10:00~16:00
Defending Champion Jeung Eun6 Lee 2018
Past Winners (Notable) Ji Hyun Oh 2017 Sung Hyun Park 2016 Nomura Haru 2015 Hyo Joo Kim 2014 Sei Young Kim 2013 (Tied So Yeon Ryu with crazy back nine, including hole out from fairway. Won in playoff. So Yeon Ryu 2012 Na-Yeon Choi 2011
Called Seoul Ladies Open Se Ri Park 1997, 1996, 1995
Invited Hee Kyung Bae, Yoon Chae Young, Min-Young2 Lee, Ji Eun Hee, Yui Kawamoto, Nelly Korda Recommended In Kyung Kim, Hee Won Jung, Momoka Miura, Luiza Altmann Hyo Joo Kim playing
I guess Hanwha does not have an unlimited budget to bring its whole team to this event...Shin Ji Eun and Haru Nomura are playing in Portland. Or was it their choice to play the LPGA this week? Both played this tournament in 2018.
Recent pics of Shin and Nomura show they are still on the team.