Cristie Kerr performed impressed golf from begin to end on the Lacoste Women Open de France. Kerr pointed towards the heavens after making par on the ultimate gap to win by 4 over Xi Yu Lin.
“I performed for most cancers, and we misplaced Cassandra (Kirkland) and we misplaced a great pal of mine again house on Tuesday to most cancers,” stated an emotional Kerr. “I’m sorry, however (expletive) most cancers.”
Kerr has raised hundreds of thousands for most cancers analysis and remedy via her Birdies for Breast Most cancers occasion. Organizers requested gamers to donate 5 euros to charity for each birdie made through the first two rounds of the event in reminiscence of Women European Tour participant Cassandra Kirkland, who died from most cancers final April. Kerr stated she would make a $5,000 donation to the ARTIC charity.
Kerr, a 19-time winner on the LPGA who turns forty on Oct. 12, opened the event with a blistering sixty two. In Spherical three, she holed out for eagle on her second shot into the 18th and seemed upward.
“I’ve been having an angel on my shoulder all week,” stated Kerr of her first victory on the Women European Tour. “I used to be on a mission and I acquired it carried out for them.”