Korea eliminates Australia to top Pool A

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GURNEE, Ill. – Korea completed a sweep of Australia in Sunday morning’s resumption of the weather suspended third-round matches.

Korea’s So Yeon Ryu and Sei Young Kim defeated Karrie Webb and Rebecca Artis, 3 and 2, and Korea’s In Gee Chun and Amy Yang defeated Minjee Lee and Su Oh, 1 up.

Korea’s sweep moved them to the top of the Pool A standings with eight points and secured its spot in Sunday singles. Australia was eliminated from the competition.

England won Pool B with nine points and will be the top seed going into Sunday singles.

Here are the final pool play standings.

POOL A

Korea  - 8 points (4-2-0)

Chinese Taipei -  7 points (3-2-1)

China - 6 points (2-2-2)

Australia  - 3 points  (1-4-1)

POOL B

England - 9 points (4-1-1) 

United States - 7 points (3-2-1)

Thailand  - 4 points (1-3-2)

Japan - 4 points (1-3-2)