Mi-Jeong Jeon wins Japan major

Mi-Jeong Jeon posted a one-under 71 on Sunday to win the LPGA Tour Championship Ricoh Cup, a major on the Japan LPGA Tour.

Jeon finished at eight-under 280 and won by two strokes at Miyazaki Country Club.

Bo-Bae Song's two-under 70 gave her second place at minus-six.

Sun-Ju Ahn, Junko Omote and Ji-Hee Lee each carded rounds of three-under 69 on Sunday and shared third place at four-under 284.

Chie Arimura (71), Yuri Fudoh (72) and Rui Kitada (72) tied for sixth at minus-three.