• Kyodo, Reuters


Hinako Shibuno finished second at the Lotte Championship in the LPGA Tour on Saturday, two shots off winner Kim Hyo-joo of South Korea.

Shibuno, the 2019 Women’s British Open winner, started the final round three shots off the pace in second. The 23-year-old carded two birdies without a bogey for a 2-under 70 at Hoakalei Country Club, finishing in a 9-under 279 in total.

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