IBARAKI, JAPAN (Reuters) – Park Sung-hyun is projected to take over a women’s universe series one ranking after associate South Korean Ryu So-yeon finished equal 33rd during a TOTO Japan Classic on Sunday.
U.S. Women’s Open champion Park did not play a LPGA event, though Ryu had to finish no worse than sixth to stay in tip spot, according to a projection.
“I didn’t know that,” Ryu told Reuters outward a scoring tent during a Taiheiyo Club Minori, when told she had surrendered a series one ranking.
”I don’t unequivocally caring about it. It’s only a title. It’s good to be series one of march though a some-more critical thing is how I‘m personification for a present.
“I some-more caring (about that) than my ranking.”
Ryu, 27, was gay to turn series one behind in June, though certified to eventually feeling a vigour of a lofty position.
“Because of series one, a lot of expectations levels went adult high though right now we wish to win a contest some-more than keep my position,” she said.
Rye battled a bruise right shoulder via a TOTO Japan Classic, constantly rubbing it after attack a shot.
“It was a onslaught to play 3 rounds,” she said.
Ryu is carrying a week off, and pronounced she competence see a alloy in a subsequent few days to have a damage diagnosed.
She detonate onto a general stage by winning a 2011 U.S. Women’s Open, and prisoner another vital this year during a ANA Inspiration.
She went to series one by winning a NW Arkansas Championship in late June, though has not had a feat since.
Reporting by Andrew Both, ediitng by Amlan Chakraborty