Sweden’s Anna Nordqvist Captures Third Major at Carnoustie

Embed from Getty ImagesANNA NORDQVIST OF SWEDEN WON the AIG Women’s Open at Carnoustie. She finished at 12 under par to edge Madelene Sagstrom (Sweden), Lizette Salas (USA) and Georgia Hall (England) by a shot.

It was Nordqvist’s third major title. She won the 2009 LPGA Championship and the 2017 Evian Championship.

“I’ve been waiting for this win for a while,” the 34-year-old Swede said. “There have been a lot of downs and hard times so this makes it feel even sweeter.” 

She added: “I could only dream of winning the British Open.”

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