Philippine media: Golfer Saso made history

Media outlets across the Philippines have been reporting about Saso Yuka's victory in the US Women's Open golf championship.

Saso was born to a Japanese father and a Filipino mother and has dual nationality.

ABS-CBN television reported that Saso "made history on Sunday" by becoming the first Filipino player to win a golf major.

CNN Philippines said, "The 19-year-old golf sensation beat Japan's Nasa Hataoka in an aggregate playoff to win the title."

Messages celebrating Saso's win have also been pouring in on Twitter. Some wrote, "Congratulations!" Others said, "Yuka Saso is the pride of the Philippines."