The powerful hitter, who won the Estrella Damm Mediterranean Ladies Open in Sitges two months ago, fired rounds of 68, 67, 66 and 70 for a total of 13-under-par 271 at La Quinta Golf Resort in Benahavís, Marbella.
|Catriona Matthew - Photo courtesy of the Ladies European Tour|
North Berwick's Catriona Matthew finished four strokes further back at six-under-par, one ahead of Spain’s Natalia Escuriola Martinez and Germany’s Olivia Cowan
The Scots, Michele Thomson finished tied 14th place, Gemma Dryburgh tied in 36th place and Kylie Henry tied in 45th place.
Kelsey Macdonald, Carly Booth and Vikki Laing all failed to make the cut
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