Discover Golf : June 2016
13 discovergolf.com.au GO FIGURE golf NUMBERS Moments That Count Image Credit: Getty Images Club in a playoff. On the first extra hole, Kim knocked her approach shot to three feet and tapped in the birdie to defeat Carlota Ciganda. Kim improved her playoff record to 3-0. 78,959 OH’S BANKS MAJOR RESULT Australian Su Oh scored her best result at a major championship after finishing in a tie for eighth place at the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship. Oh fired a final round 1-under 70 to get to even-par for the event. The LPGA Tour rookie collected US$78,959 in prize money. 2 KEATING RUNNER-UP Australian Stacey Keating finished in a tie for second at the Ladies European Tour’s Tipsport Golf Masters in Czech Republic. Keating fired rounds of 68, 64 and 71 to reach 10-under, five shots behind Denmarks Nanna Koerstz Madsen. Keating collected 18,750 euros. 7 VARNER QUALIFIES FOR BRITISH OPEN Harold Varner III earned his ticket to the 145th Open Championship at Royal Troon after holing a 3-foot par putt on the last hole at the Quicken Loans National. By finishing in seventh-place, Varner will make his first trip across the pond to play in golf’s oldest major.