Posted February 01, 2013 on AP on Fox
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Karrie Webb won her eighth Australian Ladies Masters title on Sunday, coming from two strokes behind in the final round with birdies on three of her last five holes for a 5-under-par 67 and a two-stroke victory. The 38-year-old Webb birdied the 14th hole at Royal Pines to take the lead for the first time during the final round, and then tapped in for birdie after her eagle putt just missed on 15. Webb finished with a 13-under-par total of 203 in the 54-hole tournament, the season-opening event on the European Ladies Tour. South Korea's Chella Choi finished tied for second, after a 69, with second-round co-leaders Ariya Jutanugarn of Thailand, and Australian amateur Oh Su-hyun, who both shot final-round 71s. Last year's Australian Open winner at Royal Melbourne, American Jessica Korda, was fifth after a 71, three shots behind. Webb took the momentum on the par-five 12th hole. Teenagers Oh and Ariya were tied for the lead but Oh walked off the green after a three-putt dou...
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