Stories tagged: LPGA
Sun., April 16, 2017, 9 p.m.
Cristie Kerr wins LPGA Lotte in Hawaii for 19th tour title
Cristie Kerr won the LPGA Lotte Championship on Saturday for her 19th tour title, closing with a 6-under 66 for a three-stroke victory.
Sun., March 19, 2017, 6:16 p.m.
Anna Nordqvist shoots 68, wins LPGA Founders Cup
PHOENIX – Anna Nordqvist caught up with some college friends – and left everyone else behind on another hot afternoon at the Bank of Hope Founders Cup. The 29-year-old former …
Wed., March 15, 2017, 3:56 p.m.
LPGA Tour set for high heat, low scores in Phoenix
The heat is soaring in the Valley of the Sun and the scores figure to be low again at the LPGA Tour’s Bank of Hope Founders Cup. A year after …
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 7:32 p.m.
Amy Yang leads by 5 strokes into final round of LPGA Thailand
Amy Yang rarely wavered with a big lead during the final round of the Thailand LPGA tournament, shooting a 4-under 68 to win by five strokes Sunday.
Sun., Feb. 19, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Ha Na Jang wins women’s Australian Open by 3 shots
Ha Na Jang had an eagle and three birdies over her last six holes in a superb finish Sunday that set up a three-shot victory in the Women’s Australian Open.
Sun., Jan. 29, 2017, 6:29 p.m.
Brittany Lincicome wins LPGA Tour opener in playoff
Brittany Lincicome won the LPGA Tour’s Pure Silk Bahamas Classic on Sunday in wind and some late rain, beating U.S. Solheim Cup teammate Lexi Thompson with a birdie on the …
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 11 p.m.
Woody Austin, Mark Mulder win Diamond Resorts Invitational
Woody Austin completed a wire-to-wire victory Sunday in the Diamond Resorts Invitational and former pitcher Mark Mulder took the celebrity title.
Sun., Nov. 6, 2016, 7:41 p.m.
Shanshan Feng wins Japan Classic for second straight victory
Shanshan Feng needed every bit of the three-stroke lead she took to final hole at chilly Taiheiyo Club to finish off her second straight LPGA Tour victory.
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 9:18 p.m.
Titans set season-high offensive marks in rout of Jags
NFL: Marcus Mariota threw for 270 yards and two touchdowns to end his home struggles and the Tennessee Titans had their highest point total of the season in a 36-22 …
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016, 12:31 p.m.
Se Ri Pak ends Hall of Fame career in front of home fans
Se Ri Pak ended her Hall of Fame career in tears Thursday in front of her adoring home fans in the LPGA KEB HanaBank Championship.
Sun., Oct. 9, 2016, 9:31 p.m.
Jay Haas wins Champions event; second oldest winner at 62
Jay Haas birdied the first hole of a playoff with Bart Bryant on Sunday to win the PGA Tour Champions in Newport Beach, California, and become the second-oldest winner in …
Thu., Oct. 6, 2016, 10:26 p.m.
Digest: Hurrican Mathew still looming
Fear of the damage that powerful Hurricane Matthew may cause prompted two college football postponements Thursday, and had the NFL plotting just-in-case scenarios for games scheduled in Tampa and Miami …
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 9:56 p.m.
In Brief: Chun in control at Evian Championship
South Korean In Gee Chun remains firmly on course for the second major of her career – and a possible golfing record – after posting a superb 6-under 65 in …
Sat., Sept. 3, 2016, 10:02 p.m.
In Brief: Williams’ shoulder ‘feels solid,’ in win
So about that inflamed right shoulder that was supposed to hinder Serena Williams at the U.S. Open as she seeks a record 23rd major title: It sure seems to be …
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 9:13 p.m.
In Brief: Sock defeats Cilic, advances to 4th round
Before Jack Sock took on 2014 U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic in the third round, the 23-year-old American acknowledged that, as of a couple of years ago, simply making it …
Fri., Aug. 26, 2016, 9:12 p.m.
In Brief: Patrick Reed builds a 2-shot lead at Bethpage Black
Patrick Reed’s place in the Ryder Cup is looking better with each round at The Barclays, and so are his prospects of winning.
Fri., July 29, 2016, 9:32 p.m.
Digest: Lee leads Women’s British Open
Mirim Lee followed her opening 10-under 62 with a 71 on Friday in the Women’s British Open, leaving her a stroke ahead entering the weekend at tree-lined Woburn Golf Club …
Fri., July 22, 2016, 9:39 p.m.
In brief: US romps over Argentina in first exhibition
Full of new star power, the U.S. men’s basketball team opened its bid for a third straight Olympic gold medal Friday with a 111-74 exhibition romp over Argentina in Las …
Sat., July 16, 2016, 9:30 p.m.
Digest: Hyo Joo Kim takes three-stroke lead in Marathon Classic
Hyo Joo Kim had five birdies in a six-hole stretch and shot a 7-under 64 on Saturday at Highland Meadows to open a three-stroke lead in the Marathon Classic in …
Fri., July 15, 2016, 7:47 p.m.
In Brief: Brady drops Deflategate appeal
Tom Brady is giving up the legal fight on Deflategate, meaning the New England Patriots quarterback will miss the first four games of the season.
Thu., July 14, 2016, 7:47 p.m.
Digest: Hyo Joo Kim, Mirim Lee, Haru Nomura share Marathon Classic lead
Hyo Joo Kim bogeyed her final hole Thursday for a 5-under 66 and a share of the Marathon Classic lead with fellow South Korean player Mirim Lee and Japan’s Haru …
Sat., July 9, 2016, 7:45 p.m.
Martha Burk urges U.S. Women’s Open to leave Trump National
Martha Burk is back in golf, encouraging people to join a protest over the U.S. Women’s Open being held next year at Trump National in New Jersey.
Tue., July 5, 2016, 7:12 p.m.
On the Fringe: Women’s golf takes center stage with U.S. Open
The stage is set for women’s golf to finally get the attention it deserves.
Thu., June 30, 2016, 8:48 p.m.
Digest: Muguruza stunned in rainy 2nd round of Wimbledon
After two days filled with rain, the sun actually made an appearance at Wimbledon on Thursday, allowing for plenty of play all around the grounds, a chance to finally conclude …
Fri., June 17, 2016, 9:57 p.m.
Digest: Lexi Thompson takes second-round lead at Meijer LPGA Classic
Defending champion Lexi Thompson fought through back pain Friday to take the second-round lead in the Meijer LPGA Classic in Belmont, Michigan.
Sun., June 12, 2016, 8:27 p.m.
Brooke Henderson beats Lydia Ko in Women’s PGA playoff
Brooke Henderson kept hearing the roar of fans echoing through the trees, leaving her to wonder what was happening elsewhere on the golf course.
Thu., June 9, 2016, 9:53 p.m.
Digest: Henderson takes lead at Sahalee
Brooke Henderson made an early hole-in-one and birdied her final two holes to take the early lead Thursday in the Women’s PGA Championship, the second of the LPGA Tour’s five …
Sun., June 5, 2016, 6:24 p.m.
Golf: McGirt earns first PGA Tour victory in 165 starts
William McGirt won for the first time in 165 starts on the PGA Tour, and the timing couldn’t have been better. McGirt played the final 22 holes of the Memorial …
Thu., May 19, 2016, 9:35 p.m.
In Brief: Cavs down Raptors to stay unbeaten
LeBron James had a triple-double and the Cleveland Cavaliers stayed postseason perfect through 10 games with a 108-89 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Thursday night in Game 2 of …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 10:10 p.m.
In Brief: Raptors beat Heat in OT to tie series
DeMarre Carroll scored 21 points, Jonas Valanciunas had 15 points and 12 rebounds, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Miami Heat 96-92 in overtime on Thursday night in Toronto to …