Nordqvist claims Thailand Open title

Sweden’s Anna Nordqvist carded a four-under-par 68 to record a two-shot victory at the Honda LPGA Thailand Open.

The 26-year-old led the event after the first round and never relinquished her advantage to finish on 15-under par.

Two strokes behind the three-time LPGA Tour winner was Inbee Park, shot a six-under-par 66 on Sunday to finish on 13-under par.

In third place at the Pattaya Old Course at Siam Country Club was Catriona Matthew on 11-under, who carded a 65 on the day.

Michelle Wie (69) finished in fourth place at 10-under, while a group of players shared fifth at nine-under.

They included Stacy Lewis (66), Yani Tseng (68), Gerina Piller (66), Lexi Thompson (68) and Julieta Granada (69