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Kyu Jung Baek Wins Playoff to Take LPGA South Korea, Michelle Wie Finishes Two Shots Back

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Kyu-Jung Baek of South Korea hits a tee shot during day four of the KEB Hana Bank Championship at Sky 72 Golf Course on Sunday in Incheon, South Korea

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.

(LEADERBOARD: Final Scores From the KEB-HanaBank Championship)

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.

Michelle Wie
Michelle Wie finished two shots back in her first tournament since withdrawing from the Evian with an injured hand.                         Getty Images

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