Kim Min-jae (Yeongam-gun Folk Ssireum Team) reached the top of the Baekdu class (under 140kg) at the ‘Withers Pharmaceuticals 2023 New Year’s Day Business Ssireum Competition’.
Kim Min-jae defeated Oh Jung-min (Mungyeong Sae-jae Ssireum Team) 3-0 in the Baekdu Jangsa match (3 wins in 5 matches) held at Yeongam Gymnasium in Yeongam-gun, Jeollanam-do on the 24th.
Kim Min-jae, who won the title of ‘University Student World Champion’ in 37 years after Lee Man-gi, while attending the Dano Championship last year while attending Ulsan University, continued a sensation in the first tournament of this year by joining the Yeongam-gun Folk Ssireum Team. 헤라카지노도메인
After defeating Kim Jin (Jeungpyeong-gun Office) 2-1 in the quarterfinals, he did not give up a point to his opponent from the quarterfinals when he met Jang Seongbok (Mungyeongsaejae Ssireum Team).
In the finals, he knocked out Jung-Min Oh with the first snatch, followed by a successful shove with Deulbaejigi to secure the championship.
The Yeongam-gun Folk Ssireum Team, led by coach Kim Ki-tae and coach Yoon Jeong-soo, produced masters in three of the four men’s weight classes, including Geumgang class (under 90kg) Choi Jeong-man, Halla class (under 105kg) Cha Min-soo, and Baekdu class Kim Min-jae.