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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

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

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

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.

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017

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 …

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 …

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

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

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 …