Stories tagged: LPGA Tour
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 8:11 p.m.
Ariya Jutanugarn rallies to win after Thompson misses 2-foot putt
Lexi Thompson never had a putt so short that was potentially worth so much. She had a one-shot lead when she settled over a 2-foot par putt on the final …
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 7:14 p.m.
Michelle Wie in 4-way tie for lead as Park stumbles at LPGA finale
Sung Hyun Park was in the palmetto bushes, near the base of the tree, in the bunkers and going nowhere in the CME Group Tour Championship. Perhaps most surprising at …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 2:34 p.m.
Sung Hyun Park opens 3-shot lead in LPGA Tour Championship
Sung Hyun Park made five straight birdies and seized control late in the round with an eagle for a 7-under 65 and a three-shot lead in the CME Group Tour …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 2:54 p.m.
LPGA rookie Sung Hyun Park takes big step toward award sweep
LPGA rookie Sung Hyun Park has taken a big first step toward sweeping all the season awards with a 5-under 67 to finish one shot behind after the opening round …
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 6:46 p.m.
Shanshan Feng wins Blue Bay LPGA by 1 stroke
Shanshan Feng shot a 2-under 70 in the final round to win the Blue Bay LPGA by one stroke.
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 2:12 a.m.
Ashleigh Buhai leads Blue Bay LPGA by 1 stroke
Ashleigh Buhai shot a 4-under 68 to take a one-stroke lead after the second round of the Blue Bay LPGA tournament. The South African birdied four of the last seven …
Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 10:41 p.m.
LPGA rookie Sung Hyun Park of South Korea takes top ranking
Sung Hyun Park of South Korea has become the first LPGA Tour rookie to reach No. 1 in the world.
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
Defending champion Shanshan Feng fires 68 to win Japan Classic
Defending champion Shanshan Feng of China fired a 4-under 68 on Sunday to win the LPGA Tour’s Japan Classic by two strokes.
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 6:57 p.m.
Shanshan Feng fires 63 to take sole lead at Japan Classic
Defending champion Shanshan Feng of China fired a 9-under 63 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead after the second round of the LPGA Tour’s Japan Classic.
Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 7:20 p.m.
Christie Kerr leads by 1 shot in Kuala Lumpur
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Cristie Kerr fired a 6-under 65 Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over defending champion Feng Shanshan at the Sime Darby. The American veteran, who posted …
Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 1:37 a.m.
Lydia Ko leads LPGA’s Sime Darby by 1 shot after opening 64 in Kuala Lumpur
Lydia Ko had a 7-under 64 for one of her lowest rounds of the year to take a one-shot lead over Su Oh at the LPGA Tour’s Sime Darby event …
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 7:47 p.m.
Eun-Hee Ji fires 69 for 6-stroke lead at Taiwan Championship
Eun-Hee Ji carded a 3-under 69 to open up a six-stroke lead after the third round of the Taiwan Championship on Saturday.
Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 2:28 a.m.
Eun-Hee Ji takes 3-shot lead at Taiwan Championship
Eun-Hee Ji has carded a 6-under 66 to take a three-stroke lead after the rainy first round of the Taiwan Championship. Ji got off to a strong start with back-to-back …
Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 5:12 p.m.
Jin Young Ko fires 68 to clinch 1st LPGA Tour victory on home soil
South Korean Jin Young Ko overcame a sluggish start to clinch her first LPGA Tour victory at the KEB Hana Bank Championship on Sunday.
Sun., Sept. 17, 2017, 7:51 p.m.
Anna Nordqvist beats Brittany Altomare in playoff to win Evian major
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.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 14, 2017, 6:33 a.m.
Play scrapped at rain-hit women’s major, will start Friday
Rain and strong winds have forced the final women’s golf major of the season to be suspended with plans to re-start on Friday as a 54-hole event. LPGA Tour Commissioner …
Sat., Sept. 9, 2017, 6:13 p.m.
Lexi Thompson seals Indy win with traditional kiss of bricks
Lexi Thompson celebrated in the most traditional Indy style. She sipped some milk, poured the rest over her head and, of course, sealed it with a kiss of the bricks. …
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 10:15 p.m.
Lydia Ko regains form, ties Lexi Thompson for Indy lead
Lydia Ko delivered a clear message to her LPGA Tour rivals Friday. She’s having fun again – and she’s ready to start winning again.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 4:48 p.m.
Lexi Thompson shoots 63 to take LPGA Tour lead in Indy
Lexi Thompson shot a 9-under 63 to take a one-shot lead over Sandra Gal and Kris Tamulis in the LPGA Tour’s inaugural Indy Women in Tech Championship. Thompson had 11 …
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 4:32 p.m.
Michelle Wie withdraws from Evian, recovering from appendicitis
Michelle Wie has withdrawn from The Evian Championship as she recovers from surgery to remove her appendix. The 27-year-old Wie withdrew from the Canadian Pacific Women’s Open before the final …
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 7:05 p.m.
Stacy Lewis wins Portland Classic, gives earnings to hometown relief efforts
Stacy Lewis won for Houston.
Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 7:08 p.m.
Stacy Lewis holds lead at Portland Classic
Stacy Lewis took a three-stroke lead Saturday in the Cambia Portland Classic in her bid make a big donation to hurricane relief in her hometown and end a long winless …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 7:07 p.m.
Stacy Lewis tied for lead, giving winnings to hurricane relief
Stacy Lewis shot an 8-under 64 for a share of the Cambia Portland Classic lead – and a chance to make a big donation to hurricane relief in her hometown. …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 7:23 p.m.
In Gee Chun leads in Portland; Brooke Henderson shot back
In Gee Chun shot a 6-under 66 in the Cambia Portland Classic to take a one-stroke lead over two-time defending champion Brooke Henderson and five others. Playing the event for …
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 7:07 p.m.
Brooke Henderson shoots 63 to make big move at Canadian Pacific Open
Brooke Henderson made a big move Saturday in the Canadian Pacific Women’s Open to the delight of her many home fans.
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 8:55 p.m.
In Gee Chun leads in Canada; Brooke Henderson survives cut
In Gee Chun took the lead in the Canadian Pacific Women’s Open, and Canadian star Brooke Henderson did just enough to stick around for the weekend at Ottawa Hunt. Chun …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
Marina Alex leads at Ottawa Hunt; Canadian star Brooke Henderson struggles
Marina Alex shot a 5-under 66 to take the lead in the Canadian Pacific Women’s Open, while Canadian star Brooke Henderson was in danger of missing the cut after a …
Fri., Aug. 11, 2017, 9:10 p.m.
Golf with Jim Meehan: Wendy Ward back for more at Solheim Cup
Still in celebration mode shortly after the U.S. team’s stunning rally to win the 2015 Solheim Cup in Germany, Juli Inkster was asked if she wanted to return as captain …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 12:52 p.m.
I.K. Kim builds a 6-shot lead in Women’s British Open
I.K. Kim answered the challenge with a 6-under 66 in the Women’s British Open to build a six-shot lead as she goes after her first major championship. Kim faced a …
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
I.K. Kim handles bad weather to take British Open lead
I.K. Kim emerged from the cold and wet with a 4-under 68 to build a two-shot lead in the Women’s British Open going into the weekend. A two-time winner on …