Jutanugarn Claims Canadian LPGA Event


Ariya Jutanugarn won the Manulife LPGA Classic with a birdie on the first playoff hole to beat American Lexi Thompson and South Korea's In Gee Chun.

Jutanugarn shot a 3-under 69 in the final round and was tied with Thompson and Chun at 17-under 271 heading into the playoff.

Thompson started the day with a one-shot lead and led by four at the turn before carding four bogeys on the back nine.