Patty Tavatanakit close to first major triumph

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Patty Tavatanakit close to first major triumph

In California Patty Tavatanakit with a run of 67 (-5) out of a total of 202 (66 69 67, -14) hits, is close to her first major triumph in her career. The Thai golfer was the real dominator of the first three rounds of the Ana Inspiration, the first event of the 2021 Grand Slam of the female "green"

And 18 holes from the end of the competition, in Rancho Mirage, she is on the run. There are five shots ahead of South Korean Mirim Lee (reigning champion) and American Ally Ewing, both second with 207 (-9). While she slipped from 2nd to 4th position (208, -8) the Chinese Shanshan Feng.

With the South Korean Inbee Park (second in the world ranking), she has just returned from the success in the Kia Classic, she 5 / a with 209 (-7) alongside the English Charley Hull. On the other hand, the South Korean Jin Young Ko (world queen), the New Zealander Lydia Ko, the Mexican Gaby Lopez and the Thai Moriya Jutanugarn share the 7th square (210, -6).

Patty Tavatanakit, Ana Inspiration

At the Mission Hills Country Club, on the Dinah Shore Tournament Course (par 72), the chances of victory for the Tavatanakit are important. The Thai, for the first time in her career in the lead after 54 holes on the Lpga Tour, with a success would become the first "rookie to win the Ana Inspiration - now in its 50th edition - since 1984, when Juli Inkster prevailed.

American golf legend. It is that of the Japanese Tsubasa Kajitani, seventeen, the second name engraved on the trophy of the Women’s Amateur in Augusta (Georgia), the top event in women's golf for the quality of the field and competition theater.

The same where the Masters will be staged next week. She started two shots back yesterday morning, she survived a double bogey at 17, she reacted with a super recovery to the last one and waited as a leader in the clubhouse for the playoffs.

She won against the American Emilia Migliaccio after a playoff hole, always the 18th, this time played to perfection. New Tiger Woods' tweet. Two weeks ago, the 15-time major champion announced he is back home and continuing his recovery.

“Happy to report that I am back home and continuing my recovery. I am so grateful for the outpouring of support and encouragement that I have received over the past few weeks”. On Saturday night, he made his second public comment following his accident.

He congratulated Tsubasa Kajitani, who one the Augusta National Women’s Amateur in a playoff. "Congrats to Tsubasa Kajitani on winning the @anwagolf with an amazing playoff finish. Enjoy the special moment, and good luck to all of the kids tomorrow in the @DriveChipPutt", Woods said.