Miyazato pulls out of LPGA event


Ai Miyazato withdrew ahead of the final round of the LPGA Titleholders with an upset stomach, ending the season without a title for the first time since 2008 on Sunday.

Ayako Uehara placed the highest from Japan in 25th with a 3-under 285. Feng Shanshan of China won her second title this season with a 15 under.

Miyazato finished the season at a Japanese-best 27th on the money list with $526,968 in earnings. South Korea’s Park In-bee led the tour for the second straight year with $2,456,619.