Published January 08, 2015
Sanya, China (SportsNetwork.com) - Xi Yu Lin fired a 5-under 67 on Sunday and she cruised to a 5-stroke win at the Sanya Ladies Open.
Lin, who won for the first time on the Ladies European Tour, finished the victory at 14-under-par 202 at Yalong Bay Golf Club.
After an opening par, Lin tripped to a bogey on the second. She ran off four pars in a row before converting birdie chances at seven and eight.
Lin parred three in a row around the turn, then poured in three straight birdies from the 12th to jump to 14-under. She closed the easy win with four consecutive pars.
Charley Hull shot 3-under 69 on Sunday and she ended alone in second place at minus-9. Nikki Campbell and Huei Ju Shih both carded 69s in the final round and they shared third place at 8-under 208.
Yu Yang Zhang (71) and amateur Jienalin Zhang (71) tied for fifth at minus-7. American Beth Allen also carded a 71 in the final round and she ended alone in seventh place at 6-under 210.