Park to conquer world number one spot after Arkansas victory

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Victory at the NW Arkansas Championship was Park Sung-hyun's second LPGA title of the year. NK Arkansas Championship final leaderboard -18 SH Park (Kor); -17 HJ Kim, I Park (Kor), D Kang (USA); -16 B Altomare (Kor); -15 C Cigana (Spa), R O & # 39; Toole (US), D Darquea (ECU), MJ Hur (Kor) Other selected: -9 M Reid (Eng); -7 G Hall (Eng) Leaderboard

Park Sung-hyun in South Korea plans to capture the number one world ranking on the women's team after winning the NW Arkansas Championship.

The double grand winner, 25, Birdied the final hole for a five-under-par 65 that sealed a one-shot victory and her seventh LPGA title.

Fellow South Koreans Inbee Park and Kim Hyo-joo, plus American Danielle Kang, shared second out of 17 under.

The park is expected to take over the top spot from fellow countryman Ko Jin-young.

Ko helped her celebrate, while Park with water on the 18th green at Pinnacle Country Club in Rogers, Arkansas, when the 54-hole tournament ended.

Park won the World Championship for women in Singapore in March.

In Arkansas, the English Melissa Reid finished nine shots behind, with Georgia Hall a further two back on seven below.

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