Lee becomes first woman to win Australia’s Greg Norman Medal

28 Nov, 2018 9:37 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Minjee Lee has become the first woman to win Greg Norman Medal as the best Australian golfer on the international stage after a brilliant year that saw her break into the top 10 of the world rankings.

The 22-year-old, who rose to number six in the world in 2018, joins twice-winner Jason Day and Marc Leishman in the list of winners of Australian golf’s most prestigious individual honour.

“I’m humbled to have won such a prestigious award alongside two amazing golfers already in Marc and Jason,” said Lee.


“I’ve had a great 2018 season and this is a really nice way to be acknowledged for that … hopefully (I) can have a bigger and better one next year.”




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