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Player of the week: Ariya Jutanugarn

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Ariya Jutanugarn, of Thailand, won a one-hole playoff shot 5-under 211 (72-72-67) at Grayhawk GC in Scottsdale, Ariz. on May 28 to win the AJGA Thunderbird International, after shooting 5-under 211 (72-72-67) to tie with Laura Sojo of Colombia.

Jutanugarn’s final-round 67 is just one shot off the Thunderbird scoring record of 66 set by the 2004 champion, current LPGA player Belen Mozo.

Jutanugarn, ranked No. 1 by Golfweek, recently finished third at last week’s Scott Robertson Invitational.

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