20-year-old Japanese Hinako Shibuno wins Women's British Open
Kyodo -- Aug 05
Hinako Shibuno, a rookie on Japan's LPGA tour, captured the Women's British Open on Sunday, becoming the second Japanese golfer to win an overseas major event.

The 20-year-old, who is making her overseas debut at Woburn Golf Club in the season's final major, shot a final round 68 to win by one stroke.

She started the final round with a two-stroke lead over South Africa's Ashleigh Buhai, with South Korea's Park Sung Hyun and Ko Jin Young three and four strokes back, respectively.

News source: Kyodo
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