Gaby Lopez Wins in second-longest play-off battle in the history of LPGA
Golf Digest India|March 2020
With a 25 - foot birdie putt on the seventh playoff hole, Mexico’s Gaby Lopez captured the 2020 Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions presented by Insurance Office of America.

Lopez and Japan’s Nasa Hataoka had swapped five pars at the par-3 18th hole on Sunday night before play was suspended due to darkness. Play resumed Monday at 8 a.m. in 45-degree, windy conditions and both players again parred the hole before Lopez finally captured the win on the seventh attempt.

“I proved to myself that I can win in any situation. My first win was in the lead, and now my second win was coming from behind,” said Lopez, who earned her second career victory, joining the 2018 Blue Bay LPGA. “Being able to put all those moments together and recall them while I’m walking on the fairway here and try to stay patient. I think that’s what I proved to myself the most. It was my ability to stay in the moment.”

Continue reading your story on the app

Continue reading your story in the magazine

MORE STORIES FROM GOLF DIGEST INDIAView All

Sure Shot

Go with my slappy cut when you need to drive it in the short stuff

2 mins read
Golf Digest India
March 2020

PGA TOUR, Its Tournaments Surpass $3 Billion In All-Time Charitable Giving

PGA TOUR player Gar y Woodland surprised Amy Bockerstette from Special Olympics Arizona last January with the opportunity to play the 16th hole together as part of his Waste Management Phoenix Open practice round. With a smile on her face and her can-do, “I got this” self-talk, Amy – the first collegiate golfer to compete with an intellectual disability such as Down syndrome – became an overnight sensation.

2 mins read
Golf Digest India
March 2020

Hi-Life

To share news on your products or updates on new launches, please email amit@rnsportsmarketing.com

2 mins read
Golf Digest India
March 2020

PAST, PRESENT CONVERGE FOR Rory McIlroy at THE PLAYERS

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – Rory McIlroy looked out beyond the famed island green at TPC Sawgrass.

6 mins read
Golf Digest India
March 2020

Gaby Lopez Wins in second-longest play-off battle in the history of LPGA

With a 25 - foot birdie putt on the seventh playoff hole, Mexico’s Gaby Lopez captured the 2020 Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions presented by Insurance Office of America.

2 mins read
Golf Digest India
March 2020

Hee Young Park Wins ISPS Handa Vic Open In A Playoff

For the first time in 6 years, 6 months and 26 days, Hee Young Park is an LPGA Tour champion.

2 mins read
Golf Digest India
March 2020

A Royal Golfing Tradition

Business leaders, industrialists and politicians alike got together for the prestigious, annual Madhavrao Scindia Golf Tournament on February 1.

1 min read
Golf Digest India
March 2020

Coronavirus Outbreak Affects Sports Schedule In Asia

January 2020 started with the news of a Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak — with Wuhan, China as the epicentre. The communicable virus has, since then, claimed thousands of lives and spread to other parts of the world. On January 30, the World Health Organization declared Coronavirus a global emergency and asked people to take necessary precautions to safeguard themselves from this dangerous virus.

2 mins read
Golf Digest India
March 2020

Wise Guy

10 secrets to better golf by Europe’s top coach, Pete Cowen.

3 mins read
Golf Digest India
July 2017

PGA Of America Endorses India Learn Golf Week

A club member can enrol his family or friends for this programme and at public courses one can register directly.

2 mins read
Golf Digest India
July 2017
RELATED STORIES

Save the Date!

These exciting annual events are right around the corner, and you don’t want to miss them.

2 mins read
Central Florida Lifestyle
January 2020

Jennifer Lopez Fit, fab and... ENGAGED?!

CELEBRATING HER BIRTHDAY IN PARADISE, THE SINGER SPARKS RUMOURS THAT SHE’S SET TO WALK DOWN THE AISLE AGAIN

5 mins read
WHO
August 9, 2021

FPH starts vaccine rollout for employees, dependents

First Philippine Holdings Corp. (FPH) has started the rollout of its COVID-19 vaccines for employees and dependents as part of the Lopezled conglomerate’s program to help assure the health of its workforce and support government’s overall aim to achieve herd immunity against the dreaded virus.

1 min read
The Philippine Star
July 24, 2021

Lotte Championship

Lydia Ko Snaps Title Drought With Dominant Win

2 mins read
Golf Asia
May 2021

The Game Changers

For too long overlooked and undervalued, women’s golf is now growing at an unprecedented speed. Here, four stars discuss how it builds from here

10+ mins read
Golf Asia
May 2021

Bennifer Update! - SECRET GETAWAY

THIS IS NOT A DRILL! THE REUNITED EXES ARE HEATING UP – AND MOVING FAST!

2 mins read
WHO
May 24, 2021

A-Rod & J.Lo: WHAT REALLY HAPPENED?

WHY THE SCANDAL-PLAGUED POWER COUPLE OFFICIALLY CALLED IT QUITS

3 mins read
WHO
May 03, 2021

Gainbridge LPGA

Korda Sisters Triumph Back-To-Back

2 mins read
Golf Asia
April 2021

Acing Her Aim

Keeping her nose to the grindstone for over 15 years, Kelly Tan steps up to the plate once more as the nation’s number one female pro golfer

3 mins read
Tatler Malaysia
March 2021

Active Packaging: A Boon to Food Packaging Industry

In today’s era of easily available food there is a huge demand of a packaging material which can provide better shelf life to the packed food and also enhances other components of food.

5 mins read
Food Marketing & Technology - India
January 2021