Kyu Jung Baek Wins Playoff to Take LPGA South Korea, Michelle Wie Finishes Two Shots Back
INCHEON, South Korea -- Kyu Jung Baek of South Korea won a three-way playoff Sunday to claim the LPGA's KEB-HanaBank Championship.
Baek shot a final-round 67 to finish tied at 10-under 278 with Brittany Lincicome of the United States and compatriot In Gee Chun, then won the first playoff hole on the Ocean Course at the Sky72 Golf Club to take the title.
No. 2-ranked Inbee Park of South Korea shot a 67 to finish one stroke behind the leaders.
U.S. Women's Open champion Michelle Wie finished two strokes back after a 67 that included three birdies and an eagle on the par-5 No. 5. Wie was playing in her first tournament since withdrawing during the first round of the Evian Championship in September after reinjuring a stress fracture in her right hand.