Hur birdie blitz clinches Ladies Scottish Open title

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Mi Jung Hur from South Korea rode to victory with a final round 66 in East LothianLadies Scottish Open final leaderboard-20 J Hur (Kor); -16 M Jutanugarn (Tha), M J Lee6 (Kor); -15 M H Lee (Kor); -13 A Jutanugarn (Tha); -11 A Van Dam (Ned), M Lee (Aus), E Szokol (USA). Selected others: -10 C Booth (Sco); -5 G Hall (Eng), Hull (Eng), L Davies (Eng, B Law (Eng); Level par K Henry (Sco), H Clyburn (Eng), F Johnson (Eng); +10 P Pretswell (Sco ) Complete rankings

Mi Jung Hur finished with a great five-under-par 66 to win a four-shot win at the Ladies Scottish Open in a soaked Renaissance Club.

The South Korean placed six birdies in the last 10 holes – including four in a row from the ninth – to finish 20 and end its five years waiting for a title.

Third-round leader Moriya Jutanugarn rounded 71 to tie second with Jeongeun Lee 6.

Two late bogeys saw the Carly Booth of Scotland collectively finish ninth at 10.

English quartet Laura Davies, Georgia Hall, Bronte Law and Charley Hull were five strokes further back.

With the qualification for the Solheim Cup now closed after the final round in Ea st Lothian, Europe captain Catriona Matthew unveils her four wildcard picks on Monday for the September Show against the United States in Gleneagles.

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