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Golf roundup: Sung Hyun Park wins U.S. Women's Open for her first LPGA victory

Golf roundup: Sung Hyun Park wins U.S. Women's Open for her first LPGA victory

Sung Hyun Park gave away the U.S. Women's Open a year ago with a couple of bad rounds on the weekend. The South Korean didn't make the same mistake this year.

Park shot her second consecutive five-under-par 67 on Sunday and won a final-round battle with front-running Shanshan Feng and teenage amateur Hye-Jin Choi at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J., for her first LPGA Tour victory.

Park birdied the 15th to move into a tie for the lead and the 17th to open a two-shot edge after Choi made a double bogey on the previous hole. Park finished at 11-under 277 for a two-stroke win over Choi.

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