Korean players lost in translation on LPGA

Updated: March 29, 2006, 11:45 AM ET
By Eric Adelson | ESPN The Magazine

His cell phone rang, and he knew it was much too late at night to be good news.

The caller was Jinnie Lee, one of 32 Koreans on the LPGA Tour. She had eaten something and had an allergic reaction. Her face had turned bright red. Her skin spread with rashes and bumps. She was scared, so scared that she put her mother on the phone. They were driving through Georgia, on the way to a tournament, and they had no idea what to do or where to go. They could only think to call Kyumin Shim, the lone ...

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