Brooke Henderson closed out The Amundi Evian Championship robust on Sunday to win her 2d profession main, aided by way of 3 birdies within the ultimate 5 holes.
The Smiths Falls, Ont. local carried a two-shot lead into the general spherical in Evian-les-Bains, France, thank you largely to being the primary participant in LPGA historical past to start out a big with two rounds of 64 or decrease. The 24-year-old shot a 71 within the fourth spherical to clinch her victory, completing one shot forward of Sophia Schubert of the US.
Henderson discovered herself in a six-way tie for first after bogeying the eleventh hollow, dealing with true adversity for the primary time in days after wearing the lead all through the vast majority of the event.
She closed out robust to take sole ownership of first with back-to-back birdies at the 14th and fifteenth holes, in the long run passing Schubert at the ultimate hollow with a birdie putt.
The victory marks Henderson’s first main win for the reason that 2016 Ladies’s PGA Championship.
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