World number 304 Sophia Popov fights backs tears after first major win
The 27-year-old German almost gave up golf last year.
Sophia Popov, ranked 304th in the world, wins Women’s Open at Royal Troon
The German earned over £500k.
Catriona Matthew has wind in her sails at blustery Royal Troon
Matthew is four shots off the lead held by American Amy Olson in the AIG Women’s Open.
Former champion Catriona Matthew in the mix after fine start at AIG Women’s Open
Eleven years after winning her sole major title at Royal Lytham, Matthew carded a superb level-par 71 in winds gusting up to 40 miles per hour.