LPGA

Lydia Ko wins LPGA Taiwan to regain No. 1 spot in world

Lydia Ko ran away with the LPGA Taiwan Championship on Sunday to regain the No. 1 spot in the world ranking. The 18-year-old New Zealander holed a 30-yard pitch for eagle on the par-5 12th and finished with a 7-under 65 in sunny, breezy conditions at Miramar for a nine-stroke
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Lexi Thompson wins LPGA in South Korea

Lexi Thompson broke out of a crowded pack Sunday to win the LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship for her second victory of the year and sixth overall. The 20-year-old American closed with a 3-under 69 to beat Taiwan’s Yani Tseng and South Korea’s Sung Hyun Park by a stroke
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Jessica Korda wins LPGA Malaysia for 4th title

Jessica Korda won the LPGA Malaysia on Sunday for her fourth tour title, closing with a 6-under 65 in sweltering conditions at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club for a four-stroke victory. After winning twice last season, the 22-year-old American entered the week with only one
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Presidents Cup

The best Presidents Cup in 10 years revealed exactly what the Americans need to do if they want to win the Ryder Cup.  Lobby for an increase in points. The International team long believed that playing more matches gave the Americans an advantage because of their depth, and the
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USA wins Solheim Cup

Call it karma. Call it righting a wrong. Use whatever cosmic terms you want, but the U.S. Solheim Cup team completed the biggest comeback in the history of the biennial matches, rallying from a 10-6 deficit to defeat the European team for a 14.5-13.5 victory at Golf Club St.
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Anna Nordqvist wins ShopRite LPGA Classic

Anna Nordqvist gave her visiting mother the perfect gift Sunday, which also happened to be Mother’s Day in Sweden The 27-year-old Nordqvist birdied the 16th and 17th holes to break out of the pack and win the ShopRite LPGA Classic by a stroke. She closed with a 2-under 69
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Lydia Ko wins Women’s Aussie Open title by 2 for 6th LPGA win

Lydia Ko is a winner again on the LPGA Tour. The 17-year-old Kiwi put away the ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open on Sunday with a two-shot win over Amy Yang. Ko shot a final-round, 2-under 71 on the composite course at Royal Melbourne to capture the title with a 9-under
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16-year-old Hannah O’Sullivan becomes youngest Symetra Tour winner

Sunday was a banner day for teenagers in women’s professional golf events. First, 17-year-old world No. 1 Lydia Ko picked up her sixth LPGA win at the Women’s Australian Open. Then, 16-year-old Hannah O’Sullivan made history on the Symetra Tour, the LPGA’s
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Kim wins Bahamas LPGA title as Ko keeps top spot

Paradise Island (Bahamas) (AFP) – South Korean rookie Kim Sei-Young won a playoff Sunday to capture the Bahamas LPGA Classic while teen Lydia Ko kept the world’s top ranking, foiling a number-one bid by Park In-Bee. Kim sank a five-foot birdie putt on the 72nd hole to
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An ace like no other for Francesco Molinari

  Francesco Molinari of Italy had to return Saturday morning to finish his second round at the Phoenix Open, and he couldn’t believe the number of people who filed into the grandstands at the par-3 16th hole just as the sun was rising over the TPC Scottsdale. A few
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