A year ago, Anna Nordqvist shot a final-round 64 to tie the tournament scoring record set by Annika Sorenstam (-17) and held off Haru Nomura by one shot to defend her title at the 2016 ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented.
Tied with Paula Creamer overnight on nine-under par after 36 holes, Kim fired a final round 69 for a total of 11 under and a two-stroke victory over Nordqvist.
She closed out her round with back-to-back birdies and said she's feeling "even stronger" after a winter spent rehabbing injuries suffered in a freak fall down some stairs.
NOTES: The last player to win the same LPGA event three years running was Inbee Park, who won what is now the PGA Women's Championship in 2013 '14 and '15.
"I feel like I'm hitting the shots I need to hit", Nordqvist said.
Michelle Wie had a 65 to tie for third at 7 under with Jenny Shin (69), Jacqui Concolino (70) and Jeong Eun Lee (71).
Now that Ryu has missed the cut, Ariya Jutanugarn will move up to No. 1 in the world, supplanting Lydia Ko, who has held the spot for 84 consecutive weeks.
According to LPGA projections, Ko's reign will end this week with either Ryu or Thailand'sAriya Jutanugarn taking over. Ryu's failure to finish solo third or better meant that Jutanugarn took over at the top.
James Passes Jordan, Cavs Back In Finals With 135-102 Win
I feel like this: If my 76ers had the chance, I'd like to see them do a 50's Celtics and just be in the finals year after year. They may be defending champions and they may have LeBron James , but against Golden State, they are definite underdogs.
In this Associated Press photo, Kim In-kyung of South Korea poses with the champion's trophy after winning the ShopRite LPGA Classic at Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club's Bay Course in Galloway, New Jersey, on June 4, 2017. Celine Herbin, of France, tees off on the fifth hole during the first round of the ShopRite LPGA Classic golf tournament Friday, June 2, 2017, in Galloway Township, N.J.
"I feel really pleased with how I played today".
"The biggest difference this year is I've been happy on and off the course", Nordqvist said. I was kind of frustrated after my first round. "I hit it a lot closer today, which felt good". I was hoping I would play better, but I couldn't. Ive been playing good for a long time now, so just tying get everything to click at once.
The 26-year-old Ryu thrust herself into the race for number one with a victory in the year's first major, the ANA Inspiration - where her playoff victory came after American Lexi Thompson was controversially penalized in the middle of the final round for an infraction on the previous day.
He stated the film shows that redemption for the DC universe is possible, and "hits on both a visceral and emotional level". Gal Gadot is remarkable as Diana, with a fierce yet vulnerable quality to her.
Despite that, most experts are skeptical of Trump's chances for achieving a peace deal that eluded other United States presidents. The long-standing US position is that Jerusalem's fate must be worked out through Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.
Last week, the superstar said he would join politics if "God wants me to". "I am a pure Tamil now", he told his fans. Known for its galaxy of actor-turned-politicians, Tamil Nadu seems to be getting ready to welcome more star power.
That gave him 10 under and put him in the final group with Summerhays as he tries to end three years and 82 starts without a win. I felt good with the putter today and that really helps a lot out here. "Last summer was a big deal for me", he said.
Former world No.1 Jelena Jankovic has defeated Richel Hogenkamp of the Netherlands 6-2 7-5 to progress to the second round. Before the Australian Open in January, Schiavone (pronounced skee-ah-VOH-nay) announced that she would retire this year.
The cores of even more massive stars can collapse past the neutron star state, disappearing from the observable universe. The LIGO system features two widely separated observing stations to make sure a local vibration is not misinterpreted.
Their absences came amidst reports that both, after receiving criticism, would play downsized roles in the White House. Asked about Spicer not being included in the group that met the Pope, a source close to the White House said: "Wow".
The prosecutor has panned his assembly plan and a Supreme Court magistrate also criticized it. At least 53 people have been killed as a result of unrest that began in early April.
Donald Trump calls for help in tackling 'Islamic extremism'
Trump added that Muslim leaders must do more to confront extremism. "Drive them out! Drive them out of your places of worship". The speech in a gilded hall bedecked with chandeliers is part of an effort to redefine his relationship with the Muslim world.
London on attack again, casualties feared
The Associated Press reports that Prime Minister Theresa May called a meeting of the government's emergency response committee. London Ambulance have said: "We're responding to this incident and more information will follow when we have it".
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Tomic is blessed with huge ability and can frustrate opponents, but clay is a surface that he endures rather than enjoys. But also, I realized I had to put some balls in the court, so that would be my main focus at that point".
AMD's 'TR4' Threadripper CPU socket is huge
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Tiger Woods asleep at wheel when arrested on DUI charge
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England continued to try to attack their way out of trouble, and paid further price with two more wickets in the same over. We are pretty sure [of our best XI] but we have 15 really good players and the team can change at any time .
Flying objects shot down after crossing North-South border
The South responded with machine-gun fire after an unidentified North Korean aircraft crossed the DMZ early previous year . It traveled about 310 miles (500 kilometers) before landing in the Sea of Japan, according to South Korea's armed forces.