304th-ranked Sophia Popov wins Ladies’s British Open for 1st main | Golf Information

TROON: Sophia Popov grew to become the primary feminine golfer from Germany to seize a serious title when she gained the Ladies’s British Open by two strokes at Royal Troon on Sunday.
Popov, who went into the ultimate spherical with a three-shot lead, bounced again from bogeying the primary gap by making 5 birdies in her 3-under 68. Jasmine Suwannapura was the runner-up after taking pictures 67.
It accomplished one of the unlikely wins within the match’s historical past. Popov is ranked No. 304 and dropped off the LPGA Tour final 12 months. She hadn’t beforehand gained on the LPGA Tour, the second-tier Symetra Tour or on the Girls European Tour.
The winner’s examine of $675,000 is greater than six instances her whole profession earnings earlier than Sunday.

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