MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Taiwan's Yani Tseng won the Women's Australian Open on Sunday, birdieing seven of the last 12 holes for a bogey-free 7-under 66 and a three-stroke victory over 2008 winner Laura Davies.
The sixth-ranked Tseng, the 2008 LPGA Championship winner, had a 9-under 283 total on the Commonwealth Golf Club course. She opened with rounds of 74, 71 and 72 to begin the day four strokes behind third-round leader Karrie Webb.
Davies, the 46-year-old English star who won the New Zealand Women's Open on Feb. 28 for her 73rd worldwide title, shot a 71.
Webb, the four-time winner who won her seventh Australian Ladies Masters title last week, had a 74 to finish third at 5 under. Alexis Thompson, the 15-year-old U.S. amateur star, closed with a 74 to tie for 16th at 3 over.