Sei-Young seals match play ti­tle

New Straits Times - - Sport -

first LPGA match-play event since 2012.

“It was a re­ally tough day to­day,” said Sei-Young, who trailed for only four of the 95 holes she played at Club de Golf Mex­ico.

“I never had such a hard win like to­day. I am happy that I was able to win and hold this tro­phy.”

Ariya, who cap­tured the first of her five LPGA ti­tles ex­actly a year ago, had de­feated Amer­i­can Michelle Wie 4 and 3 in the morn­ing semi-fi­nals while Sei-Young downed 25th-ranked com­pa­triot Hur Mi-Jung 5 and 4.

Mi-Jung out­lasted Michelle in 22 holes in the third-place match. AFP

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