Hur holds on to claim Yokohama Classic title


PRATTVILLE, United States: Hur Mi-Jung fired a six-under par 66 to win the LPGA Yokohama Tire Classic on Sunday (Monday in Manila), holding off a final-round charge from world number one Stacy Lewis. The 24-year-old South Korean Hur won by four strokes over runner-up Lewis, who had captured this event the last time it was held in 2012. Hur, who is ranked 94th in the world, finished at a record 21-under par 267 and snapped a five-year victory drought on the LPGA Tour with her second win on the US-based circuit.



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