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Teenage amateur Minami Katsu, at 15 years and 293 days, became the youngest-ever winner on the Japan LPGA Tour when she captured the Vantelin Ladies Open on Sunday.

Katsu, who started the day one shot back in a four-way tie for second, made five birdies and one bogey in a round of 4-under-par 68. The first-year student from Kagoshima High School finished with a winning total of 11-under 205.

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