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SYLVANIA, Ohio – Now that she's officially a millionaire, Lydia Ko joked she'll have to keep a closer watch on where her paychecks go.    "I'll probably see that going into my mom's account," she said wi
Stanford wins HSBC Champions on third hole of four-player playoff
Angela Stanford won the HSBC Women's Champions on the third playoff hole Sunday, her first victory since 2009 and her fifth on the LPGA Tour. The 34-year-old Texan parred the last playoff hole, beating South Koreans Jenny Shin and Na Yeon Choi and China's Shanshan Feng.
26 Feb 2012 - 12:35pm - 0 Comments
Second-round tri-leaders remain tied for Day 3 lead at HSBC Champions
Americans Katie Futcher and Angela Stanford and South Korea’s Jenny Shin all shot 1-under 71s on Saturday to stay tied for the lead after three rounds of the $1.4 million HSBC Women’s Champions.
25 Feb 2012 - 10:34am - 0 Comments
Futcher and Shin catch Stanford in lead of HSBC Women's Champions
Katie Futcher of the United States and Jenny Shin of South Korea each shot 5-under 67s to join a three-way tie for the lead after Friday’s second round of the $1.4 million HSBC Women’s Champions.
24 Feb 2012 - 12:05pm - 0 Comments
Stanford takes two-stroke lead on Day 1 of HSBC Women's Champions
Angela Stanford of the United States shot a 6-under 66 to take a two-stroke lead after Thursday’s opening round of the $1.4 million HSBC Women’s Champions.
23 Feb 2012 - 11:43am - 0 Comments
Tseng eyes victory in HSBC Women's Champions, one she has yet to win
Yani Tseng of Taiwan, the No. 1 player in the world, will seek to win one of the few big tournaments she hasn't yet conquered in her young career when she tees off at this week's $1.4 million HSBC Women's Champions.
22 Feb 2012 - 1:03am - 0 Comments
Top-ranked Tseng hits 'shot of week' to win Honda LPGA Thailand by one
Yani Tseng watched Ai Miyazato’s approach on the 18th hole of the Honda LPGA Thailand and knew she had to come up with an equally impressive shot to avoid a possible playoff.
19 Feb 2012 - 12:28pm - 0 Comments
Miyazato leads top-ranked Tseng by one shot at Honda LPGA Thailand
CHONBURI, Thailand -- Ai Miyazato shot a 7-under 65 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over top-ranked Yani Tseng after the third round of the Honda LPGA Thailand.
18 Feb 2012 - 11:53am - 0 Comments
Webb makes an ace, takes lead before rain halts Honda LPGA Thailand
CHONBURI, Thailand -- Karrie Webb aced the 12th hole Friday but left the course two holes later leading the Honda LPGA Thailand by two strokes when storms halted the second round.
17 Feb 2012 - 11:26am - 0 Comments
Sorenstam turns down offer to captain Europe's 2013 Solheim team
LONDON -- Former top-ranked women’s golfer Annika Sorenstam says she has turned down the chance to captain Europe in the 2013 Solheim Cup against the United States.
16 Feb 2012 - 3:07pm - 0 Comments
Miyazato leads Honda LPGA Thailand by one, Creamer makes a hole-in-one
PATTAYA, Thailand -- Ai Miyazato shot a 5-under 67 Thursday to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the Honda LPGA Thailand.
16 Feb 2012 - 11:30am - 0 Comments
Wie enjoying best of both worlds as she nears graduation from Stanford
PALO ALTO, Calif. -- Michelle Wie did not go to Stanford to play golf, at least not the game that brought her worldwide fame as a teenager.
14 Feb 2012 - 6:02pm - 0 Comments
Korda prevails in six-way playoff to win Women's Australian Open
MELBOURNE, Australia -- American teenager Jessica Korda won the Women’s Australian Open on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour title, holing a 25-foot birdie putt on the second hole of a six-player playoff.
12 Feb 2012 - 12:11pm - 0 Comments
U.S. teen Korda grabs one-shot lead at windy Women's Australian Open
MELBOURNE, Australia -- American teenager Jessica Korda moved into position for a two-sport, father-daughter Australian double, shooting an even-par 73 in windy conditions Saturday to take a one-shot lead at the Women’s Australian Open at Royal Melbourne.
11 Feb 2012 - 11:02am - 0 Comments
Ryu leads Women's Australian Open as Royal Melbourne wreaks havoc
MELBOURNE, Australia -- U.S. Women’s Open champion So Yeon Ryu shot a 4-under 69 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead over fellow South Korean player Hee Kyung Seo after the second round of the LPGA Tour’s season-opening Women’s Australian Open.
10 Feb 2012 - 11:35am - 0 Comments
Lewis and Kemp lead Tseng by one shot at Women's Australian Open
MELBOURNE, Australia -- American Stacy Lewis and Australia’s Sarah Kemp shared the Women’s Australian Open lead at 4-under 69 on Thursday, leaving top-ranked Yani Tseng a stroke back in her bid to win the event for the third straight year.
9 Feb 2012 - 11:20am - 0 Comments
Pettersen sets sights on chasing down Tseng atop women's world rankings
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Suzann Pettersen of Norway opens the LPGA Tour season Thursday with her sights set on the formidable task of overtaking top-ranked Yani Tseng. And she knows it might take more than one season to get there.
8 Feb 2012 - 12:42pm - 0 Comments
Inkster faces big challenges as she tries to recuperate from elbow surgery
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- Even when she took time off from the LPGA Tour to have two children, Juli Inkster never went more than a month without playing golf. Now comes her biggest challenge.
7 Feb 2012 - 7:33pm - 0 Comments
Tseng, after winter of workouts, ready to put swing into action in Australia
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Yani Tseng unveiled her new, more powerful swing at Royal Melbourne on Tuesday, playing nine holes of practice to hone the tweaks to her technique and familiarize herself with the sandbelt course that will host the Women’s Australian Open this wee
7 Feb 2012 - 5:52pm - 0 Comments
LPGA Tour begins 2012 season with more events, big dose of optimism
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- A dry board in the office of LPGA Tour Commissioner Mike Whan is filled with black-and-blue, an appropriate color scheme for a circuit that had been taking its lumps over the last couple of years.
6 Feb 2012 - 7:38pm - 0 Comments