BIRTH PLACE: Japan
TOUR STATUS: Priority List Category: 1
ROOKIE YEAR: 2006
ROLEX RANKINGS: 8 (2/8/2010)
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- In 2009, became a Rolex First-Time Winner at the Evian Masters Presented by Societe Generale, where she defeated
Sophie Gustafson in a one-hole, sudden-death playoff.
- Finished second at the Samsung World Championship and tied for
second at the CN Canadian Women's Open
- Tied for third at the RICOH Women's British Open, tying her career-best
finish at a major championship
- Other top-10 finishes include a tie for fourth at the Safeway Classic Presented by Coca-
- Ties for fifth at the season-opening SBS Open at Turtle Bay and LPGA Corning Classic
- Ties for sixth at the
LPGA State Farm Classic, where she crossed the $2 million mark in career earnings, and the U.S. Women's Open
- A tie for eighth at the LPGA Tour Championship Presented by Rolex; a tie for ninth at the J Golf Phoenix LPGA International Presented by Mirrasou Winery and a ninth-place finish at the Michelob ULTRA Open at Kingsmill, and a tie for 10th at the P&G Beauty NW Arkansas Championship Presented by John Q. Hammons, where she crossed the $3 million mark in career earnings.
|STARTS: 22||VICTORIES: 1|
|TOP 10 FINISHES: 13||EARNINGS: $1,517,149|
|ROUNDS UNDER PAR: 57/83 (2)||DRIVING ACCURACY: 0.757 (18)|
|BIRDIES: 324 (8)||SAND SAVES: 31/61 (9)|
|EAGLES: 5 (T21)||PUTTS PER GREEN: 1.76 (T5)|
|GIR: 0.716 (13)||DRIVING AVERAGE: 254.3 (T46)|
|Surviving the tournament's third sudden-death playoff in as many years, Ai Miyazato became the second Rolex First-Time Winner at the Evian Masters Presented by Société Générale in three years.||Catch the highlights from the 2009 Samsung World Championship and the battle between Na Yeon Choi and Ai Miyazato to the bitter end.|
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