3 weeks Ernst rallies to win LPGA’s NW Arkansas Championship Manilatimes |Sports
LOS ANGELES: Austin Ernst rallied to win the NW Arkansas Championship on Sunday (Monday in Manila) for her second LPGA Tour title, closing with an 8-under 63 for a two-stroke victory over Anna Nordqvist. Ernst, 28 and ranked 58th in the world, had 10 birdies in an eight-under par 63 that gave her a 54-hole total of 20-under par 193.
American Austin Ernst AFP PHOTO Nordqvist, a two-time major champion from Sweden, had taken a three-shot lead into the final round after a second-round 62. Nordqvist kept her nose in front with back-to-back birdies at the fifth and sixth ... more