Tavatanakit guidelines the roost in Riyadh – Golf Information

Patty Tavatanakit fired a closing spherical 65 to win the Aramco Saudi Women Worldwide by seven pictures.

The 24-year-old Thai star lead from begin to end at Riyadh Golf Membership in Saudi Arabia to win with a rating of 18 underneath par.

It’s a fifth skilled victory, however her first on the Women European Tour since profitable the 2021 ANA Inspiration, certainly one of girls’s skilled golf’s 5 main championships.

“It’s been a very long time since I’ve performed this good,” she mentioned. “It’s very emotional, I’m very emotional proper now with how I’ve overcome that and looking out again it was simply someday at a time, maintain working exhausting. I labored actually exhausting to get right here. To play this stable all week, I simply need to thank my group. The coaches, the trainers again dwelling, I actually admire them. Due to Jason for sticking round as effectively.”

Tavatanakit started the ultimate spherical with a three-shot lead and began with a birdie on the primary ibefore sinking a 12-foot eagle putt on the fifth. She had a tap-in birdie on the par-three eighth when she hit her tee shot to only one foot and duly rolled within the putt.

After the flip Tavatanakit continued her cost with birdies on 11, 13 and 16, she did drop a shot on 17, however completed in fashion with a birdie on 18 to seal an emphatic victory.

Germany’s Esther Henseleit completed the event in outright second place after producing a spherical of 69  on the ultimate day, whereas Japan’s Minami Katsu and England’s Charley Hull ended the week in a share of third place on nine-under.

Hull dropped pictures on the sixth, tenth and sixteenth as she tried to reel within the chief, however had two extra birdies on the twelfth and fifteenth  holes for a closing spherical of two-under.

She mentioned: “High three is fairly good, I’m joyful about that. I left so many putts on the market in the present day, I hit it so effectively. It was tough. I felt like I didn’t putt too dangerous, however there have been just a few little mis-reads and I’m proud of my efficiency. My first occasion on the LPGA Tour a number of weeks in the past was a top-10 end after which one other top-10 right here, so my sport is certainly getting into the best route.”

Subsequent week the LET heads to Rabat in Morocco for the Lalla Meryem Cup which takes place at Royal Golf Dar Es Salam from February 22-24.

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