2005 Mohegan Sun Women's Tournament of Champions Finals from Uncasville, Conn.



Julie Kelly versus Ga-Young Kim

game 1:

Ga-Young Kim breaks and starts making shots.
Ga-Young Kim sinks the 8 leaving just the 9 ball.
Ga-Young Kim calls the 9 and sinks it which completes her run of the table.

The score shows:

Ga-Young Kim 1
Julie Kelly 0

game 2:

Julie Kelly pushes.
Ga-Young Kim uses a bridge.
Ga-Young Kim makes a nice masse.
Ga-Young Kim hides the cue leving Julie Kelly with a one-rail kick.
Ga-Young Kim continues to go to work.
Ga-Young Kim calls the 9 in the corner and sinks it.

The score shows:

Ga-Young Kim 2
Julie Kelly 0

game 3:
After breaking Ga-Young Kim has a tough layout.
Ga-Young Kim pushes.
Julie Kelly doesn't have much of a shot.
Ga-Young Kim makes the 1, 2 and the 3.
Ga-Young Kim continues to take care of business. The announcer notes that Ga-Young Kim looks like an angel but her nick name is "little devil" in Korea.
Ga-Young Kim goes on to win the rack.

The score shows:

Ga-Young Kim 3
Julie Kelly 0

game 4:

Julie Kelly goes on a roll and sinks quite a few balls.
Julie Kelly sinks the 8 ball and calls the 9 in the corner. The 9 ball falls in the corner and Julie Kelly is on the board against gyk.

The score shows:

Ga-Young Kim 3
Julie Kelly 1

game 5:

Ga-Young Kim breaks and leaves the cue ball in the middle of the table.
Ga-Young Kim sinks the 3 ball perfectly.
Ga-Young Kim goes on to win the rack.

The score shows:

Ga-Young Kim 4
Julie Kelly 1

game 6:

Julie Kelly breaks and goes to work.
Julie Kelly plays a safety on the 2.
Ga-Young Kim goes on a run but leaves herslef with some work on the 9.
Ga-Young Kim sinks the 9 and ends the first set.

The score shows:

Ga-Young Kim 5
Julie Kelly 1

Set 2, game 1:

Julie Kelly breaks to open.
Ga-Young Kim does a push.
Julie Kelly misses the 1.
Ga-Young Kim sinks the 1 ball.
Ga-Young Kim goes on a roll and wins the first rack of set 2.

2nd set score shows:

Ga-Young Kim 1
Julie Kelly 0

Set 2, game 1:

Ga-Young Kim opens with a sold break.
Ga-Young Kim plays a safety.
Julie Kelly has no pocket for the 2 and she leaves Ga-Young Kim with some distance.
Ga-Young Kim comes back with a safety.
Julie Kelly does an even better safety according to the announcer.
Ga-Young Kim cuts the 2 in the corner.
Ga-Young Kim goes on to win the rack.

2nd set score shows:

Ga-Young Kim 2
Julie Kelly 0

Set 2, game 3:
Things go back and forth.
Julie Kelly misses on the 6.
Ga-Young Kim makes the 6 and the 7 with a nice line on the 8.
Ga-Young Kim makes the 8 and calls the 9 in the corner
Ga-Young Kim quickly sinks the 9.

2nd set score shows:

Ga-Young Kim 3
Julie Kelly 0

ESPN summarizes rack 4 by saying Ga-Young Kim took care of things text book style.

2nd set score shows:

Ga-Young Kim 3
Julie Kelly 0

ESPN does some editing, taking us to the last rack.

Set 2, last game:
Nothing on the break for Julie Kelly to open game 5 of set 2.
Ga-Young Kim gets things going with the 1 and the 2.
Ga-Young Kim goes on a roll and sinks the 9 to win the whole thing!