Jin Jeong takes Perth International
PERTH, Australia -- Former top-ranked amateur Jin Jeong won the Perth International on Sunday for his first professional victory, beating England's Ross Fisher with a par on the first hole of a playoff.
Jeong, the South Korean player based in Melbourne, closed with a 3-under 69 to match Fisher at 10-under 278 at Lake Karrinyup. Fisher finished with a 68.
The event was sanctioned by the European and Australasian tours.
Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press
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