South Korea’s Kim A-Lim wins US Women’s Open

South Korea’s A Lim Kim birdied her final three holes on Monday to win the U.S. Women’s Open…
Kim A-Lim
Kim A-Lim South Korea

South Korea’s A Lim Kim birdied her final three holes on Monday to win the U.S. Women’s Open by one shot over Amy Olson and world No. 1 Jin Young Ko.

Kim shot a 4-under 67 at a difficult Champions Golf Club in Houston to claim her first major in her debut at the U.S. Women’s Open.

Making her first U.S. Women’s Open start, Kim posted a four-under 67 with six birdies and two bogeys in the final round. It’s the third career victory and first major title for the 25-year-old South Korean, whose previous two wins came on the LPGA of Korea Tour.

Here’s a look at the top five finishers on the final leaderboard:

  1. A Lim Kim (-3)
    T-2. Jin Young Ko (-2)
    T-2. Amy Olson (-2)
  2. Hinako Shibuno (-1)
  3. Megan Khang (+1)

Total
3
Shares
Related Posts