Bucheon Hana OneQ defeated Incheon Shinhan Bank to record its first win after a four-game losing streak to open the season.
Hana OneQ defeated Shinhan Bank 79-65 on the road in the 바카라사이트 Woori Bank Woori WON 2023-2024 Regular Season at Dowon Gymnasium in Incheon on Monday afternoon.
With the win, Hana OneQ (5-1-1) snapped a four-game losing streak to open the season and escaped the bottom of the standings. On the other hand, Shinhan Bank, which was unable to pick up a win even against the underdog Hana OneQ, slipped to sixth place after losing its opening four games.
Hana OneQ was led by ace Shin Ji-hyun with 17 points, nine assists and seven rebounds. Kim, who returned to the team after playing for Asan Woori Bank until last season, added 14 points.
Drafted by Hana OneQ’s predecessor Shinsegae with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2006 rookie draft, Kim played for only one team until 2017.
Hana also had solid performances from Uhm Seo-i (12 points), Yang In-young (10 points), Kim Anna (9 points), and Kim Ha-na (8 points).
On the other hand, Shinhan Bank’s ace Kim Sonia struggled with just seven points and eight rebounds. Kim struggled with poor shooting, missing 11 of 14 field goals. Kim Ji-young and Lee Da-yeon chipped in with 13 points apiece, but it wasn’t enough to prevent Shinhan Bank from losing.
Prior to the game, an official retirement ceremony was held for Han Chae-jin, the 1984-born forward who took the court last season as the oldest active player. Han Chae-jin left the court for the last time during the second round of the 2022-2023 Playoffs (PO) between Shinhan Bank and Woori Bank at Dowon Gymnasium on March 13.