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Jin Younger Ko rallies to win LPGA’s Founders Cup

PHOENIX — Jin Younger Ko rallied to win the Founders Cup on Sunday for her third LPGA Tour victory, closing with a 7-under 65 for a one-stroke victory over 4 gamers.

The 23-year-old South Korean participant birdied Nos. 14-16 and parred the ultimate two to complete at 22-under 266 at Desert Ridge. She received when third-round chief Yu Liu missed a 15-foot par putt on the par-Four 18th.

Liu shot a 70 to tie for second with enjoying accomplice Carlota Ciganda and sisters Jessica and Nelly Korda. Ciganda closed with a 69, Jessica Korda eagled the 2 back-nine par 5s in a 64, and Nelly Korda shot 66.

Ko rebounded from a second-round 72 with a 64 on Saturday to drag inside 4 strokes of Liu. She has three top-three finishes in 4 occasions this yr.

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