Lydia Ko, the 2015 Evian Champion, produced a charge that nearly matched that of the victor having begun the day three strokes off the lead.
Both players shot 66 to tie on nine under par, and a bogey five at the first play-off hole - the 18th - was good enough for the 30-year-old to add another major to the 2009 LPGA Championship.
At that point, if you'd told Kirk she'd birdie the last, she'd have been mentally practising her victory speech.
Today, she will be hoping to follow in the footsteps of her younger sister, Ariya, who became the first Thai golfer to win one of golf's majors at last year's Ricoh Women's British Open.
Moriya was the 2013 Rookie of the Year, but has never won on the LPGA Tour. Two holes later, play was stopped.
Starting with a one-shot lead, Jutanugarn reached the turn two ahead at 10 under but lost her lead when Nordqvist surged.
"These last couple weeks, it's been hard; it's been frustrating; it's been disappointing", said Nordqvist after her victory.
Defying driving rain and hail in a playoff, Anna Nordqvist beat unheralded American Brittany Altomare at the first extra hole to win the Evian Championship on Sunday.
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The Swede saved eight shots in total on Sunday-two eagles and four birdies-and was the most impressive in terms of chasing the lead, particularly given the conditions didn't always allow for risky manoeuvres.
Playing in her final tournament before retirement, Japan's Ai Miyazato made a great start with a 68.
"When I see all my friends behind the 18th green it nearly makes me cry, so I tried not to watch them", said the 32-year-old Miyazato.
Moriya, the older sister of fellow LPGA competitor Ariya Jutanugarn, failed to record a birdie over her back nine and was let down by two bogeys over that stretch, the only top-nine finisher to post a positive Day 3 score.
On the 18th green, Miyazato holed a short par putt then was greeted greenside by Gary Player who presented a bouquet of pink roses.
"I played my heart out and I tried my best and that's all I can do", Ko said. A recent 3rd place finish at the event in Portland suggested her game was improving but if she had gone on to win it would have been one of the biggest upsets for some time on the LPGA Tour.
"When Ariya won the British Open at Woburn a year ago, I finished not long before her and dashed out to watch her play the last few holes", she recalled. The 23-year-old climbed to 10 under before hitting her tee shot out of bounds on the 13th hole and making bogey, then suffering a lip-out birdie putt on 15.
After inaugurating the dam, he will also visit Sadhu Bet to take stock of the work on the "Statue of Unity" project. Mr Modi said, Sardar Sarovar Dam faced so many obstacles, but they were determined that the project will go on.
Good day at work! None of the other shots made it past the solid Nick Pope , which makes Salah's strike all the more important. His team dominated the game and certainly looked fresh, so his selection was not the reason two points were dropped.
The Tamil version has received 2.5 lakh views on YouTube where the Telugu version has already received close to 6.5 lakh hits. It is a spy thriller and directed AR Murugadoss and shown all that would typically go in an Indian spy thriller.
Fatah, meanwhile, said on Sunday that it welcomed the pledge by its rival Hamas to accept key conditions for reconciliation. The announcement came after separate talks by Hamas and Fatah delegations with Egyptian intelligence officials in Cairo.
The BMW Championship will go to Aronimink outside Philadelphia next year and return to the Chicago area in 2019 at Medinah. The world number 22 has won twice on the PGA Tour , including the Arnold Palmer Invitational in Florida in March.
By the time of his graduation, the three-year starter broke 26 passing and total offensive records for the program. From 2010-12, he was offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at the University of Virginia.
Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland says he does not expect Australia to play in Pakistan "in the short term". Since then, the only global team to visit Pakistan was Zimbabwe, which played five limited-overs games in Lahore in 2015.
Such is the respect his peers have for the 35 year old's power. "I'm a counter puncher, and I like to fight". One of the more underrated athletes in the sport, he is a ring general and the best at cutting the ring .
The unidentified man is said to have rushed at a patrol of soldiers wearing combat uniforms and brandishing assault rifles. Police said that a knife-wielding assailant tried to attack a soldier but was quickly arrested and no one was hurt.
But they will be prohibited from from transferring immigrants to federal authorities if they have committed only minor offenses. The bill also prohibits police and sheriff officers from inquiring about a person's immigration status.
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Who will win an Emmy this year? Twin Peaks has suffered the same situation and it will only be eligible for the 2018 awards. The everlasting Veep and Modern Family have nominated for the Best Comedy Series this time also.
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I have no trouble kicking it to [Defense Secretary] Gen. [Jim] Mattis, because I think he has plenty of options". The last set of sanctions included restrictions on North Korea's oil imports and a ban on its textile exports.
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Moreover, it will roll out 12 new pure electric vehicles by 2022 with 30 per cent decrease in battery cost from 2016 to 2022. However, it did specify that it will launch four shared platforms with the aim of producing over 9 million vehicles on them.