Following news that ITZY’s Yeji gave Olympic swimmer Hwang Sun Woo a shoutout, BLACKPINK’s Jennie soon cheered him on publicly as well. It was previously reported that Hwang Sun Woo was a huge fan of both Yeji and Jennie.
He recently took first place in the 200m freestyle competition for the heats. He is the first South Korean to reach the final round for the 200m match in nine years. During an interview, he revealed that he was a fan of both girls.
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수영 200m 예선 기록 전체 1위 하셨는데 꼭 금메달 따시길.. pic.twitter.com/sRvqcNAu2x
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Following Yeji’s shoutout to him on Dear. U Bubble, Jennie took to Instagram stories to cheer him on. Along with a regram of a post about him by the official Olympics account, she added the caption, “I will be cheering you on too. Athlete Hwang Sun Woo, fighting!”
She even tagged his account! What an honor for him! We wonder how it feels like to be so lucky.