The first round of eliminations took place on this week’s episode of ‘Produce 101’.
Only the top 60 trainees are given the opportunity to continue on the competition. Trainees from the 61st place and below are eliminated.
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The final rankings of the first round are as follows:
Seo Sung Hyuk was the trainee with the most drastic jump in rankings. He ranked 95th place for 3 consecutive weeks, however, he survived the first cut by placing 51st. He burst into tears after finding out the results and commented, “I promised my family that I’ll have dinner with them tonight because I thought I’ll be eliminated.”
22nd: Park Sung Woo (a.k.a Tip Toe Man)
20th: Kang Dong Ho (NU’EST Baekho)
19th: Choi Min Ki (NU’EST Ren)
14th: Jang Moon Bok (a.k.a Ending Fairy or the guy with the long hair)
11th: Hwang Min Hyun (NU’EST Minhyun)
8th: Kim Jong Hyun (NU’EST JR)
The top 2 nominees are Samuel Kim and Park Ji Hoon.
And the first place goes to…. Park Ji Hoon!
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