Sunday March 2, 2008
SINGAPORE (AP) -- Playing in her first tournament of the year,
Lorena Ochoa stormed to victory in the HSBC Women's Champions event
in Singapore, winning by 11 shots over Annika Sorenstam. Ochoa was competing for the first time since winning the ADT Championship in November for her eighth 2007 victory. She closed with a 4-under par 68 and finished with a 20-under total. The top-ranked Mexican star earns $300,000 for her 18th career LPGA Tour victory. Sorenstam shot a 71 and gets her third straight top-four finish.
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