EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France (AP) — 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.
Michelle Wie looks to end her most rewarding year on a high note
NAPLES, Fla. – Michelle Wie has every reason to look at this year as what might have been.    Right when the 6-foot star from Hawaii was finally hitting her stride, yet another injury kept her out of golf for nearly three months.
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LPGA Tour gets All Nippon Airways as title sponsor for year's first major
NAPLES, Fla. – The LPGA Tour has added one new tournament and one big sponsor for next year.    Along with releasing another strong schedule for 2015, the LPGA Tour announced Tuesday that All Nippon Airways has signed a five-year
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Christina Kim wins Lorena Ochoa playoff to snap nine-year winless drought
MEXICO CITY -- Christina Kim won the Lorena Ochoa Invitational on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour title in nine years, beating China's Shanshan Feng in a playoff after blowing a five-stroke lead in the final round.
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Christina Kim expands Lorena Ochoa Invitational lead to five strokes
MEXICO CITY -- Christina Kim shot a 4-under 68 on Saturday to increase her lead to five strokes in the Lorena Ochoa Invitational.
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Christina Kim maintains her one-shot lead at Lorena Ochoa Invitational
MEXICO CITY – Christina Kim shot a 3-under 69 on Friday to maintain a one-stroke lead in the Lorena Ochoa Invitational.    Kim birdied the par-3 16th to take the outright
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Christina Kim leads Lorena Ochoa Invitational by one after two-eagle 65
MEXICO CITY – Christina Kim had two eagles in a 7-under 65 to take a one-stroke lead Thursday in the Lorena Ochoa Invitational.    Kim eagled the par-5 second and 17th ho
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Lydia Ko, 17, youngest ever to be named LPGA Tour rookie of the year
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Lydia Ko has become the youngest player to win the LPGA Tour's rookie of the year award.    The 17-year-old Ko clinched the points-based award with two tournaments remaining on the LPGA Tour schedule.
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Mi Hyang Lee prevails in playoff at Mizuno Classic for first LPGA win
SHIMA, Japan -- Mi Hyang Lee of South Korea birdied the fifth hole of a three-way playoff Sunday to win the Mizuno Classic for her first LPGA title.
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Laura Davies, two others tied for top spot at 9-under at Mizuno Classic
SHIMA, Japan -- Laura Davies of Britain shot a 5-under 67 to share the Mizuno Classic lead with Ai Suzuki of Japan and Ilhee Lee of South Korea after Saturday's second round.
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Pressel takes 1-stroke lead at Mizuno Classic
SHIMA, Japan (AP) -- Morgan Pressel shot a 5-under 67 Friday to lead the Mizuno Classic by one stroke after the first round. Pressel, who hasn't won on the LPGA Tour since 2008, had five birdies at the Kintetsu Kashikojima Country Club.
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Inbee Park, Stacy Lewis finish 1-2 at LPGA Taiwan Championship
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Six days after taking the No. 1 spot in the world from Stacy Lewis, Inbee Park was a notch above the American again at Miramar.
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Inbee Park masters wind to increase LPGA Taiwan lead to four shots
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Inbee Park shot a 3-under 69 in windy conditions Saturday in the LPGA Taiwan Championship to increase her lead to four strokes.
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Inbee Park takes three-shot lead in LPGA Taiwan
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) -- Inbee Park shot a 10-under 62 on Friday at Miramar to take a three-stroke lead in the LPGA Taiwan Championship, her first event since regaining the No. 1 spot in the world Monday.
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Inbee Park, Shanshan Feng share Taiwan lead
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) -- Top-ranked Inbee Park birdied five of the last seven holes Thursday for an 8-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead in the LPGA Taiwan Championship.
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Lee-Anne Pace wins Blue Bay LPGA for her second victory in nine days
HAINAN ISLAND, China – Lee-Anne Pace of South Africa won the rain-shortened Blue Bay LPGA on Monday for her first LPGA Tour title and second worldwide victory in nine days.    Four strokes ahead with five holes left when play was
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Rain, darkness forces Monday finish at Blue Bay LPGA with Pace up four strokes
HAINAN ISLAND, China -- South Africa's Lee-Anne Pace had a four-stroke lead Sunday in the Blue Bay LPGA when final-round play was suspended because of darkness.
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Jessica Korda strings birdies together to share Blue Bay LPGA lead with Pace
HAINAN ISLAND, China -- American Jessica Korda rebounded from an opening double bogey for a share of the second-round lead Saturday in the Blue Bay LPGA.
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Blue Bay LPGA cut to 54 holes after rain washes out play on Day 2
HAINAN ISLAND, China -- Heavy rain washed out play Friday in the Blue Bay LPGA, forcing tour officials to cut the inaugural tournament from 72 to 54 holes.
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Fast start puts Jessica Korda ahead of pack after first round at Blue Bay
HAINAN ISLAND, China -- Jessica Korda birdied five of the first eight holes and finished with a 6-under 66 to take the first-round lead in the Blue Bay LPGA on Thursday.
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