Pure Silk Championship: Bronte Law wins first LPGA Tour title

Bronte Law played for Mountainous Britain and Ireland within the 2014 Curtis Cup
Closing leaderboard
-17B Law (Eng);-15M Sagstrom (Swe), B Henderson (Can), N Hataoka (Jpn);-14H Wei-ling (Tpe);-13A Munoz (Spa), C Ciganda (Spa)
Chosen others:-9C Hull (Eng);-8G Dryburgh (Sco);-4S Meadow (NI)
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England’s Bronte Law obtained her first title on the LPGA Tour with a two-shot victory at the Pure Silk Championship in Williamsburg, Virginia.

Law, 24, made 5 birdies and one bogey in a final-round 67 to defend out 17 under, having held a half of the lead all around the match.

Sweden’s Madelene Sagstrom, Canada’s Brooke Henderson and Japan’s Nasa Hataoka tied for 2d on 15 under.

“I deem in not easy work and backbone,” acknowledged Law.

“I the truth is stayed so focused available this day. Obviously my caddie, Jeff, did a huge job keeping me restful.”

Law’s victory came three weeks after she misplaced in a playoff at the LPGA’s Mediheal Championship.

“I advise after San Fran it the truth is gave me standpoint that I’m in a position to compete at the tip,” she added.

“I came on this week with the sole way of going one better. It feels the truth is superb.”

Eight-time LPGA Tour winner Henderson made three birdies within the closing round to defend out tied for 2d alongside Sagstrom – who recorded her profession-very top carry out – and Hataoka, who birdied the final gap.

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