Nelly Korda Wins Mizuho Americas Open


Nelly Korda finished at 14-under par to win the Mizuho Americas Open by one shot over Hannah Green, at the Liberty National Golf Club in New Jersey. Korda and Green went shot for shot until the final hole, where Green found trouble and bogeyed the final hole to miss forcing a playoff.  The victory is Korda’s sixth of the LPGA season, in only eight starts. She has won six of her last 7 tournaments played.

In the LPGA Golf Pool, Kitty Hung had the best week with 49 points.

Points for Mizuho Americas Open

1Nelly Korda15
2Hannah Green10
3Chanette Wannasaen9
3Ariya Jutanugarn9
3Jennifer Kupcho9
3Gabriela Ruffels9
7Marina Alex5
7Yuna Nishimura5
7Patty Tavatanakit5
7Atthaya Thitikul5
7Sei Young Kim5
7Biana Pagdanganan5
7Ayaka Furue5

Here are the final round highlights from the LPGA’s Youtube page:

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