Rogers (US), August 31
Indian golfer Aditi Ashok completed tied-49th on the NW Arkansas Championship after carding a 2-under 69 within the ultimate spherical right here.
Aditi, who was taking part in her first LPGA occasion within the US for the reason that coronavirus outbreak, had three birdies towards a sole bogey. Her earlier rounds fetched her scores of 69-68 for a three-day complete of 5-under 208.
Austin Ernst closed with an 8-under 63 to win the championship for her second LPGA Tour title. She completed two strokes away from Anna Nordqvist (69).
Rahm wins a thriller
Olympia Fields (US): Even with a pair of silver trophies in his possession, Jon Rahm nonetheless couldn’t consider what occurred within the BMW Championship. And he solely noticed half of it. Rahm was on the vary on the opposite aspect of the Olympia Fields clubhouse, getting ready for a playoff that nobody actually anticipated, when Dustin Johnson rolled in a 45-foot birdie putt down the ridge for birdie to power a playoff on Sunday.
Moments later, Rahm confronted a putt even longer and tougher on the 18th — simply outdoors 65 ft that he needed to ship at practically a 90-degree angle to the highest of the ridge.
From there, it was a replay of Johnson’s putt because it headed down the slope, kissed off the pin and disappeared into the cup. “I still can’t believe what just happened,” he mentioned.
Neither might Johnson, going for his second straight victory. He might solely chuckle, at his putt and Rahm’s winner. “I played an unbelievable putt, got in the playoff and then Jon made an even more ridiculous putt on top of me,” mentioned Johnson. — Agencies