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By David Ginsburg, AP Sports Writer OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) -- Carlota Ciganda breezed to an early victory to set the tone and Spain won all four of its singles matches Sunday to capture the inaugural International Crown.
Munoz leads after first round at HSBC Champions, Lewis tied for second
SINGAPORE -- Azahara Munoz of Spain shot a 7-under 65 to take a two-stroke lead after the first round of the HSBC Women's Champions on Thursday.
28 Feb 2013 - 9:48am - 0 Comments
Park wins Honda LPGA Thailand after Jutanugarn triple bogeys final hole
CHONBURI, Thailand -- Inbee Park of South Korea took advantage of overnight leader Ariya Jutanugarn's triple bogey on the last hole Sunday to secure a one-stroke victory in the Honda LPGA Thailand.
24 Feb 2013 - 12:08pm - 0 Comments
Jutanugarn leads Honda Thailand by three as Lewis falls out of top spot
CHONBURI, Thailand -- Thai teenager Ariya Jutanugarn shot a 2-under 70 Saturday to lead by three strokes after the third round of the Honda LPGA Thailand despite finishing with two bogeys.
23 Feb 2013 - 9:43am - 0 Comments
Lewis holds three-shot lead at LPGA Thailand
CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) -- Stacey Lewis shot a 3-under 69 Friday to keep her three-stroke lead after the second round of the LPGA Thailand.
22 Feb 2013 - 9:56am - 0 Comments
Lewis leads by three over Icher after first round of Honda LPGA Thailand
CHONBURI, Thailand -- Stacy Lewis shot a 9-under 63 in the first round Thursday to take a three-stroke lead at the Honda LPGA Thailand.
21 Feb 2013 - 9:18am - 0 Comments
Tseng aiming for rare LPGA three-peat as tour returns to Honda Thailand
CHONBURI, Thailand -- Top-ranked Yani Tseng of Taiwan will try to join an elite group by winning an LPGA tournament for the third consecutive year when the Honda LPGA Thailand tees off Thursday.
20 Feb 2013 - 6:12pm - 0 Comments
Shin wins Women's Australian Open, topping Ko and world No. 1 Tseng
CANBERRA, Australia -- South Korea's Jiyai Shin won the ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open by two shots Sunday, finishing with a 1-under 72 to beat world No. 1 Yani Tseng after being tied for the overnight lead with teenage star Lydia Ko.
17 Feb 2013 - 3:53am - 0 Comments
Ko and Shin share big lead after third round of Women's Australian Open
CANBERRA, Australia -- Jiyai Shin of South Korea and 15-year-old amateur Lydia Ko both shot rounds of three-under 70 on Saturday to surge six shots clear of the field heading into the final day of the LPGA Tour's season-opening ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open.
16 Feb 2013 - 12:30pm - 0 Comments
Uribe leads Shin and Ko after second round of Women's Australian Open
CANBERRA, Australia -- Mariajo Uribe shot a 6-under 67 on Friday to overtake South Korea's Jiyai Shin and overnight leader Lydia Ko, claiming a one-stroke lead after the second round of the LPGA Tour's season-opening ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open.
15 Feb 2013 - 11:10am - 0 Comments
Teen star Ko races out to lead first round of Women's Australian Open
CANBERRA, Australia -- Teen star Lydia Ko shot a 10-under 63 on Thursday to take the first-round lead in the LPGA Tour's season-opening ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open.
14 Feb 2013 - 2:07am - 0 Comments
Tseng hoping to return to form after celebrating Chinese New Year at home
CANBERRA, Australia -- Yani Tseng felt the pressure of being the No. 1 player last season, plus trying to defend 11 tournament titles around the world.
13 Feb 2013 - 7:24pm - 0 Comments
Wie begins new season in Australia after revamping every aspect of game
CANBERRA, Australia -- Michelle Wie is eager to put a dismal year behind her when she tees off at the ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open, the season-opening tournament on the LPGA Tour.
12 Feb 2013 - 3:11pm - 0 Comments
LPGA Tour unveils International Crown global team match-play event
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Two years before golf returns to the Olympics, the LPGA Tour is creating a tournament to determine the best in the world.
24 Jan 2013 - 4:56pm - 0 Comments
LPGA unveils 28-event schedule for 2013, including three new events
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- One month before its season begins, the LPGA Tour announced a 28-tournament schedule Tuesday that includes five majors, three additional tournaments and prize money closing in on $50 million.
15 Jan 2013 - 12:22pm - 0 Comments
LPGA Tour adds new tournament in Bahamas sponsored by Pure Silk
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The LPGA Tour has a new tournament this year that will be played in the Bahamas.
8 Jan 2013 - 11:26pm - 0 Comments
Choi excels on course and off it as well, as she masters English language
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Na Yeon Choi won her first major at the U.S. Women's Open, and she closed the season by winning the LPGA Titleholders. But her most remarkable performance came when the season was over.
26 Dec 2012 - 1:12pm - 0 Comments
Walker, nine-time LPGA Tour winner, dies at 56 after second cancer battle
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Colleen Walker, who won nine times during her 23-year LPGA Tour career, died Tuesday night after her second battle with cancer. She was 56. The LPGA Tour said Walker died at her home in Valrico.
11 Dec 2012 - 10:19pm - 0 Comments
Two tie for medal honors as 20 earn 2013 LPGA Tour cards at Q-School
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Canada's Rebecca Lee-Bentham shot a 5-under 67 on Sunday to tie Thailand's Moriya Jutanugarn for the top spot in the LPGA Tour qualifying tournament, leading the 20 players who earned full status.
2 Dec 2012 - 5:51pm - 0 Comments
Jutanugarn maintains six-shot lead on fourth day at LPGA Tour Q-School
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Thailand's Moriya Jutanugarn shot a 2-under 70 on Saturday to maintain a six-stroke lead after the fourth round of the LPGA Tour qualifying tournament.
1 Dec 2012 - 6:15pm - 0 Comments