Tavatanakit holds off charging Ko in ANA Inspiration

Published Apr 05 2021 at 1:11 AM GMT
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  • Patty Tavatanakit survived Lydia Ko's final-round charge Sunday to win the ANA Inspiration for her first LPGA Tour victory.
  • Five strokes ahead entering the day and six in front after a chip-in eagle on the par-5 second, Tavatanakit shot a 4-under 68 in 100-degree heat to beat Ko by two strokes in the first major championship of the year.
  • Ko matched Lorena Ochoa's tournament record with a 62, shooting 7-under 29 on the front nine for the best nine-hole score in event's 50-year history.


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  • Published Apr 5, 2021 1:11 AM GMT