LPGA Tour

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.
Ji leads Webb by one after third round of Wegmans LPGA Championship
PITTSFORD, N.Y. -- Karrie Webb is in territory she used to take for granted -- in contention at a major on the LPGA Tour. She relishes the feeling like never before.
9 Jun 2012 - 5:52pm - 0 Comments
Se Ri Pak takes 2nd round lead at LPGA Championship
PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) -- When Se Ri Pak rolled in a par putt on her final hole of the second round at the LPGA Championship, she smiled and breathed a sigh of relief.
8 Jun 2012 - 8:33pm - 0 Comments
O'Toole tied with Recari and Sergas at Wegmans LPGA Championship
PITTSFORD, N.Y. -- Yani Tseng isn't accustomed to this: 4 over par in an LPGA Tour major. Luckily for the 23-year-old Taiwanese star, the winner of five majors already, there are three rounds to play on a course she dominated a year ago.
7 Jun 2012 - 7:46pm - 0 Comments
Tseng feeling relaxed as she prepares to defend LPGA Championship title
PITTSFORD, N.Y. -- Sometimes, expectations can create all sorts of problems, even for the top-ranked player in women's golf. Yani Tseng knows from experience.
6 Jun 2012 - 8:01pm - 0 Comments
Lewis cruises to four-shot victory over Hull at ShopRite LPGA Classic
GALLOWAY, N.J. -- Stacy Lewis won the ShopRite LPGA Classic on Sunday and is poised to rise to the top of another list.
3 Jun 2012 - 6:17pm - 0 Comments
Lewis shares lead with Miyazato on Day 1 at ShopRite LPGA Classic
GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- Stacy Lewis and Mika Miyazato are tied for the lead after the opening round of the ShopRite LPGA Classic. Lewis and Miyazato each shot a 6-under 65 on Friday at the Bay Course at the Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club.
1 Jun 2012 - 7:57pm - 0 Comments
Defending champion Lincicome faces tough field in ShopRite LPGA Classic
GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- Twenty-one of the top 25 players in the world rankings are entered in the ShopRite LPGA Classic, which begins at the Bay Course at the Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club on Friday.
31 May 2012 - 5:55pm - 0 Comments
Munoz of Spain prevails in Sybase Match Play, topping Kung in final
GLADSTONE, N.J. -- Azahara Munoz is never going to forget her first LPGA Tour win. It was as emotional as it was controversial and possibly tainted.
20 May 2012 - 6:47pm - 0 Comments
Slow-play penalty on Pressel casts shadow over Sybase Match Play
GLADSTONE, N.J. -- Azahara Munoz of Spain defeated Morgan Pressel 2 and 1 in the semifinals of the Sybase Match Play Championship Sunday after a slow-play penalty against Pressel on the 12th hole turned the match, casting a shadow on the $1.5 million event.
20 May 2012 - 6:04pm - 1 Comments
Pressel and Hurst advance to semis at Sybase Match Play Championship
GLADSTONE, N.J. -- The Sybase Match Play Championship has been tournament full of surprises since day one and nothing changed this year.
19 May 2012 - 6:51pm - 0 Comments
Lewis and Tseng advance in Sybase Match Play, 11 of top 20 already out
GLADSTONE, N.J. -- Stacy Lewis is the top American left in the Sybase Match Play Championship, and it's really not a surprise. She's been the best American on the LPGA Tour all season.
18 May 2012 - 6:03pm - 0 Comments
Defending champ Pettersen among many upsets at Sybase Match Play
GLADSTONE, N.J. -- Defending champion Suzann Pettersen didn't last long at the Sybase Match Play Championship, and neither did three well-known Americans.
17 May 2012 - 6:34pm - 0 Comments
Pettersen set to defend Sybase Match Play title seeking first win of season
GLADSTONE, N.J. -- A year after meeting for the Sybase Match Play Championship, defending champion Suzann Pettersen and Cristie Kerr are in the same position on the LPGA Tour.
16 May 2012 - 6:54pm - 0 Comments
Phatlum of Thailand tops Hung to win LPGA HSBC Brazil Cup exhibition
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Pornanong Phatlum of Thailand shot a 6-under 67 Sunday to win the LPGA Tour's HSBC Brazil Cup by four strokes over Amy Hung of Taiwan.
6 May 2012 - 5:48pm - 0 Comments
Icher tied for lead with Phatlum after Day 1 of HSBC Brazil Cup
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Thailand's Pornanong Phatlum and France's Karine Icher each shot 7-under 66s on Saturday to share the first-round lead in the LPGA Tour's 36-hole JSBC Brazil Cup exhibition event.
5 May 2012 - 7:54pm - 0 Comments
USGA awards 2017 U.S. Women's Open to Trump course in New Jersey
NEWARK, N.J. -- Donald Trump finally has a major. The 65-year-old real estate mogul, TV personality and casino owner is going to be the host for the U.S. Women's Open in 2017.
2 May 2012 - 7:10pm - 0 Comments
Lewis holds off charging Thompson to win Mobile Bay Classic by one
MOBILE, Ala. -- Stacy Lewis sweated out a win that came down to the last pressurized putt in a day full of them. Lexi Thompson, meanwhile, was at her poised best -- not her worst -- on Sunday.
29 Apr 2012 - 6:17pm - 0 Comments
Lewis leads Mobile Bay Classic by two over Lincicome after third round
MOBILE, Ala. -- Stacy Lewis birdied five of the last seven holes for her second straight 5-under 67 and a two-stroke lead over friend Brittany Lincicome on Saturday after the third round of the Mobile Bay LPGA Classic.
28 Apr 2012 - 6:37pm - 0 Comments
Lewis leads Mobile Bay Classic by one over four pursuers after 36 holes
Stacy Lewis will gladly take a round with few dramatic putts -- or significant blunders -- after making an early exit from her last tournament. Owning the lead at the mid-point is a nice bonus, too.
27 Apr 2012 - 9:11pm - 0 Comments