Iijima edges Yokomine in playoff

first_img IN FIVE EASY PIECES WITH TAKE 5 BIBAI, Hokkaido – Akane Iijima birdied the final hole of regulation and then edged Sakura Yokomine in a playoff Sunday to win the Golf 5 Ladies for her second career title and first this year. Iijima moved back into a share of the lead twice in the final four holes and sealed her first victory since the Kinmirai Tsuushin Queens in March last year when Yokomine failed to save par on the fourth extra hole at Alpen Golf Club’s Bibai Course. GET THE BEST OF THE JAPAN TIMESlast_img

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