Mi Jung Hur hails Scottish caddie after Renaissance Club title triumph

Moriya Jutanugarn tees off at the 6th hole during day four of the Ladies Scottish Open at The Renaissance Club in North Berwick Scotland on Sunday

South Korean Hur Mi-jung claimed her first LPGA Tour title in five years with a dominant four-shot victory at the Women's Scottish Open on Sunday.

The 20-under par finish also gives her the 72-hole tournament record, .as she finished a comfortable four strokes ahead of two other competitors tied for second.

The victor, Hur, won her third LPGA Tour title ten years after her first and five years after her second.

Third-round leader Moriya Jutanugarn carded 71 to tie for second with Jeongeun Lee6. Lee6, the reigning U.S. Open champion, birdied four of the final six holes on her way to a 5-under 66 for the day.

Her third round of 64 on Saturday followed by her final round of 67 today was the best, by some five shots, final 36-hole total of the field at the Renaissance Golf Club and her 6th place was likely a distant dream on Friday evening.

Asked when she felt she could go on and claim the win, she picked out the long 12th. I three-putted from on the green and it was pretty short. "If only I could erase round three!" she said afterwards.

"Honestly I don't like links courses but after this week I love it!" "I don't think of myself as a good player in bad weather but everybody says I must be".

"This is the only event where I have some family, so it's always nice to come back and play in Scotland". The 27-year-old was in with a chance of a top five after moving to two-under for the day after 15 holes only to bogey the 16th and 18th, having gone 50 holes without dropping a shot prior to that.

"I imagine there will be a lot of support - I've been over here quite a lot and actually played "Royal" Alyth last Monday", she joked.

"Gary was very good on Thursday when I bogeyed two holes in a row, he kept telling me I could win", she said.



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