In the 13th and final match of the Nongshim Cup played in Shanghai on March 14th, Kim Jiseok defeated Ke Jie and assured Korea the victory in the prestigious team tournament . It is Korea’s first victory since 2013.
In the interview made by the Wulu website after the match, Kim answered some questions about the game and about his opponent:
Wulu: How do you feel after winning the Cup?
Kim: Although this is the third time for me to play in this tournament it is the first time that my team wins and I was the last player left standing.
W: How was the game?
K: Just like yesterday, I made some mistakes in the mid-game, but Ke committed some mistakes too and I was able to take advantage. Though I didn’t play very well, I won the game and I am satisfied with the result.
W: How do you like Ke?
K: He is an excellent player but sometimes makes mistakes, like me.