Hertfordshire’s Gabriella Cowley teed off the second season of the Rose Women Collection with a one-shot victory on a troublesome day for scoring at West Lancashire Golf Membership.
Cowley, who’s hooked up to Hanbury Manor, was the one participant to complete below par as she pipped Gemma Clews and Michele Thomson to the title, and the £10,000 first prize.
The winner’s cheque was double the quantity she picked up for profitable the fifth occasion of the inaugural Collection final yr, when Cowley held off Charley Hull to win on the JCB Nation Membership.
Three birdies in 4 holes obtained her to the flip in two below par, and though Cowley dropped three pictures developing, she birdied each the par-fives on the again 9 and a par on the final capped an outstanding 71.
Clews birdied the final to card a 72 together with Thomson, who made 4 consecutive birdies early on, however was unable to keep up that type as she performed the remaining 13 holes in three over.
The Rose Women Collection might be internet hosting occasions at Woburn, Brokenhurst Manor and The Berkshire over the following three weeks, giving UK-based gamers alternatives for some event apply forward of the beginning of the Women European Tour season in mid-Could. The ten-tournament collection will then return in August as a part of a busy stretch of British-based golf. 4 tournaments in six days might be held from August 2-7, beginning with back-to-back occasions in Lancashire at Hillside and Royal Birkdale.