‘Son of Yeongam’ Choi Jeong-man (Yeongam-gun Folk Ssireum Troupe) won the gold medal (under 90kg) at the Lunar New Year’s Ssireum Competition held in Yeongam-gun, his hometown.
Choi Jeong-man held the bull trophy in his arms by beating Hyung-seok Moon (Suwon Special City Hall) 3-2 in the Withers Pharmaceuticals 2023 Lunar New Year’s Day Business Ssireum Competition (5 matches, 3 wins) held at Yeongam Indoor Gymnasium in Yeongam-gun, Jeollanam-do on the 22nd. This is his 16th win in his personal career.
Choi Jeong-man defeated Lim Tae-hyeok (Suwon Special City Hall) 2-0 in the quarterfinals, then defeated his teammate Choi Young-won (Yeongam-gun Folk Ssireum Team) 2-1 in the semifinals to advance to the final. 메이저사이트
Choi Jeong-man, who faced Hyung-seok Moon in the final, gave up the first round and started off uneasy. He tried the snatch technique, but was unable to overcome Moon Hyung-seok’s push counterattack.
Choi Jeong-man, who counterattacked in the second game with a knock-down kick and tied the score at 1-1, was pushed back to 1-2 in the third game with Moon Hyung-seok’s hamstring pull, but succeeded in the Andari technique in the fourth game to balance the game at 2-2. matched
The fates of the two players diverged in the final fifth edition. In the battle of strength vs. strength, Choi Jeong-man passed Hyung-seok Moon as the wild badge keeper and won the gold medal.
◇2023 Lunar New Year’s Day Business Ssireum Contest Geumgang Class (under 90kg) Ranking
Geumgangjangsa – Choi Jeong-man (Yeongam-gun Folk Ssireumdan)
2nd – Moon Hyeong-seok (Suwon Special City Hall)
3rd – Hwang Seong-hee (Ulju-gun Office)
4th – Choi Yeong-won (Yeongam-gun Folk Ssireumdan)