AIG Women's Open: Ashleigh Buhai wins first major with play-off win over In Gee Chun

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South Africa's Ashleigh Buhai recovered from throwing away a five-shot lead to beat South Korea's In Gee Chun in a dramatic play-off at the AIG Women's Open to seal her first major win.

Buhai parred the fourth play-off hole after Chun bogeyed to seal victory at 21:10 BST in Muirfield.

The 33-year-old's commanding lead at the start of the day evaporated as she triple-bogeyed the par four 15th.

That saw her drop back alongside three-time major winner Chun at -10.

The pair could not be separated on the first three holes of the play-off, matching each other with par, bogey, par.

Buhai finally settled things with a brilliant up and down shot out of the bunker to set up a tap-in for par, while Chun, who found a bunker off the tee failed to match.

She is the first South African to win the tournament since 1979.

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