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Ko Jin-young wins BMW tournament for 200th victory by S. Koreans on LPGA Tour
Updated: 2021-10-25 04:32:04 KST
In women's golf, South Korean star Ko Jin-young has won the BMW Ladies Championship, in Busan, giving her the honor of scooping the 200th win for a South Korean golfer on the LPGA Tour.
On Sunday, Ko finished with eight birdies to finish the day at eight under par and for the tournament, 22 under.
The final round went to a playoff Ko tied with Lim Hee-jeong - with Ko emerging victorious.
Ko went into the BMW championship ranked second in the world, but with her 300-thousand U.S. dollar prize money, next week she'll be world number one.
Reporter : devin@arirang.co.kr