Ai Miyazato had the Rolex Rankings Move of the Week with her win at the LPGA LOTTE Championship Presented by J Golf moving three spots to No. 5. Throughout the afternoon, the trio of Miyazato, Munoz and Lee were tied atop the scoreboard at various points, but the Japanese star broke away from the pack with birdies at three of her last five holes – Nos. 13, 15 and 17. The win nets Miyazato $255,000 of the $1.7 million purse and increases her season earnings to $629,783 – second only to the Yani Tseng.
With Azahara Munoz matching her career-best finish with a tie for second at the LPGA LOTTE Championship this moved her up nine spots to No. 31, and Meena Lee challenged Miyazato for the victory on the 18th, but an utimely double boggy dropped her into a tie for second. Lee moved up 13 spots to No. 44.
Topics: Miyazato, Ai, Lee, Meena, Munoz, Azahara, LPGA Lotte Championship, Rolex Rankings [+]