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UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 7:06 p.m.

Cristie Kerr blows 5-stroke lead in LPGA Tour’s Kia Classic

Cristie Kerr blew a five-stroke lead in the Kia Classic to set up a final-round showdown at Aviara Golf Club. A day after shooting an 8-under 64 to open the …

UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 6:19 p.m.

Cristie Kerr shoots 64, opens 5-shot lead in Kia Classic

Cristie Kerr shot an 8-under 64 in the Kia Classic to take a five-stroke lead into the weekend. The 40-year-old Kerr had eight birdies in her second straight bogey-free round …

54-year-old Laura Davies shoots 82 week after contending

Laura Davies had a nightmare round days after contending for a title at age 54, and Caroline Hedwall, Jackie Stoelting and Hee Young Park topped the Kia Classic leaderboard.

Inbee Park leads Founders Cup; 54-year-old Laura Davies in contention

Inbee Park felt as if she was in 2013 on the front nine Saturday at the Founders Cup. Laura Davies brought back memories of her dominant desert run more than …

Cydney Clanton eagles par-4 13th, takes Founders Cup lead

Cydney Clanton took the lead into the weekend at the Founders Cup. She knows what she has to do to have a chance for her first LPGA Tour victory.

Nelly Korda shoots 65 for 1-stroke lead at LPGA Singapore

Florida teenager Nelly Korda shot a third-round 7-under 65 Saturday to take a one-stroke lead at the LPGA Tour’s Women’s World Championship after Danielle Kang made her first bogeys of …

Danielle Kang takes 4-shot lead after 2 rounds at LPGA Singapore

The distraction of a chipped tooth proved to be no problem for Danielle Kang as she shot an 8-under 64 to take a four-stroke lead at the halfway stage of …

Golf notes: LPGA rookie jumps at chance to ease Puerto Rico’s recovery

Emma Talley has never been to Puerto Rico and probably couldn’t name any of winners in 10 years of the Puerto Rico Open. But she’s aware of the plight of …

Jessica Korda leads by 4 strokes in Thailand

Jessica Korda kept an eye on her younger sister while firing a 4-under 68 in the third round of the LPGA Thailand on Saturday to lead Moriya Jutanugarn by four …

Jessica Korda shoots course-record 62 to lead LPGA Thailand

Jessica Korda shot a course-record 62 at the LPGA Thailand to lead by four strokes after the second round. Playing her first tournament since having jaw surgery, Korda fired eight …

Overnight leader maintains lead at Women’s Australian Open

Overnight leader Jin Young Ko shot a 3-under 69 on Friday to increase her lead to three strokes after two rounds of the Women’s Australian Open. The South Korean had …

LPGA Tour opener suspended, shortened because of high wind

Brooke Henderson bogeyed the first hole to drop into a tie for the lead before the Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic was suspended for the day – and later cut from …

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 …

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 …

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.

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 …

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.

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.

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.

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 …

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 …

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.

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 …

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.

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 …

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. …

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.