Charley Hull wins Ladies European Tour event in Abu Dhabi

Hull is at risk of be a key player for Europe on this three hundred and sixty five days’s Solheim Cup
Fatima Bint Mubarak Females Birth last-round leaderboard
-eight C Hull (Eng); -7 M Skarpnord (Nor); -Three C Hedwall (Swe), N Larsen (Den), J Ewart Shadoff (Eng), A Van Dam (Ned), L Sobron (Spa)
Chosen others: -1 A Boulden (Wal); +Three G Cowley (Eng), C Matthew (Sco); +Four L Davies (Eng)
Elephantine leaderboard

England’s Charley Hull earned a wire-to-wire lift within the Fatima Bint Mubarak Females Birth in Abu Dhabi to divulge her 2d Females European Tour title.

Hull, 22, took a one-shot lead into the last round and a three-underneath sixty 9 saw her finish a shot sooner than Norway’s Marianne Skarpnord on eight underneath.

“I’ve practised in point of truth arduous over iciness and it feels huge to lift,” said Hull.

“With any luck I will obtain just a few extra wins. I’m extra than overjoyed with my round so it reveals that my arduous work is paying off.”

Hull clinched the victory when she splashed out of a bunker on the 18th and saved par with a true putt.

“I left a form of putts available right this moment, nonetheless it with out a doubt’s arduous to putt when it be windy like this,” said Hull after the match, which marks the initiating up of the Females European Tour’s season.

Skarpnord shot a final round of sixty eight at Saadiyat Seaside to finish on seven underneath, with the duo correctly certain of the chasing pack.

England’s Jodi Ewart Shadoff used to be amongst these that carried out in a share of 1/Three on three underneath.

Ewart Shadoff, chasing a predominant Females European Tour title, moved into a share of the lead on the 14th nonetheless dropped out of competitors with two bogeys all the design in which by the last three holes.

The Sever assist: Download the BBC golf podcast

Read Extra