2004 Women's British Open

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2004 Women's British Open
Tournament information
Dates 29 July – 1 August 2004
Location Sunningdale, Berkshire, England
Course(s) Sunningdale Golf Club
Old Course
Organized by Ladies' Golf Union
Tour(s) LPGA Tour
Ladies European Tour
Statistics
Par 72
Length 6,392 yards (5,845 m)[1]
Field 144 players, 69 after cut
Cut 146 (+2)
Prize fund $1,600,000
1,260,726
Winner's share $290,880
€229,200
Champion
England Karen Stupples
269 (−19)
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Sunningdale Golf Club is located in England
Sunningdale Golf Club
Sunningdale
Golf Club
Location in England

The 2004 Women's British Open was held 29 July to 1 August at Sunningdale Golf Club in Berkshire, England. It was the 28th edition of the Women's British Open, and the fourth as a major championship on the LPGA Tour. TNT Sports, ABC Sports and BBC Sport broadcast the event in the United States and the United Kingdom.

Karen Stupples won her only major, five shots ahead of runner-up Rachel Teske.[2]

Field[edit]

Past champions in the field[edit]

Player Country Year won R1 R2 R3 R4 Total To par Finish
Annika Sörenstam  Sweden 2003 68 71 70 71 280 −8 T13
Se-Ri Pak  South Korea 2001 73 70 69 69 281 −7 T21

Final leaderboard[edit]

Sunday, 1 August 2004

Place Player Nation Score To par Money ($)
1 Karen Stupples  England 65-70-70-64=269 −19 290,880
2 Rachel Teske  Australia 70-69-65-70=274 −14 181,800
3 Heather Bowie  United States 70-69-65-71=275 −13 127,260
4 Lorena Ochoa  Mexico 69-71-66-70=276 −12 99,990
T5 Beth Daniel  United States 69-69-71-68=277 −11 72,114
Michele Redman  United States 70-71-70-66=277
Giulia Sergas  Italy 72-71-67-67=277
T8 Minea Blomqvist  Finland 68-78-62-70=278 −10 52,722
Laura Davies  England 70-69-69-70=278
Jung Yeon Lee  South Korea 67-72-70-69=278

Source:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Millward, Robert (30 July 2004). "Sorenstam near the top". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Associated Press. p. B-7. Retrieved 26 July 2013.
  2. ^ a b Millward, Robert (2 August 2004). "Stupples claims first major win". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Associated Press. p. C-3. Retrieved 26 July 2013.

External links[edit]

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