Feng wins Dubai Ladies Masters by 5 shots

Shanshan Feng
Shanshan Feng ( Associated Press )

Saturday, December 8, 2012

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Shanshan Feng of China won the Dubai Ladies Masters by five strokes on Saturday after shooting a 3-under 69 to capture her second Ladies European Tour title.

The sixth-ranked Feng had an eagle, two birdies and a bogey to total 21-under 267 at Emirates Golf Club.

Feng, who won the World Ladies Championship in March, says "I played solid all week and my putting was the key."

Dewi Claire Schreefel of the Netherlands (69) was next. Caroline Masson of Germany (71) and Becky Brewerton of Wales (65) were nine strokes behind the leader. Masson needed to finish second to win the Order of Merit from Carlota Ciganda (68).

American Cindy Lacrosse (72) was 10 strokes back, while teenager Lexi Thompson (70) was 12 behind. Michelle Wie (69) tied for 19th.

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