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.
Paula Creamer recharged as LPGA Tour returns to USA for Founders Cup
PHOENIX – Paula Creamer has had two weeks to savor "The Putt" in her HSBC Women's Champions playoff victory in Singapore.
19 Mar 2014 - 7:13pm - 0 Comments
Juli Inkster selected as U.S. Solheim Cup captain, will lead team in 2015
PHOENIX – Juli Inkster, the most prolific American in Solheim Cup history, has been selected captain of a team that has lost the last two times to Europe.    Inkster is to be introduced Tuesday night at the JTBC Founders Cup, the
17 Mar 2014 - 5:18pm - 0 Comments
Swinging Skirts bring colorful style to USA with LPGA event in California
DALY CITY, Calif. – When Yani Tseng found out the Swinging Skirts Golf Team from her native Taiwan planned to host an LPGA Tour event on U.S.
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Paula Creamer wins HSBC Women's Champions playoff with eagle putt
SINGAPORE -- Paula Creamer sank a 75-foot eagle putt on the second playoff hole against Azahara Munoz to win the HSBC Women's Champions on Sunday for her first LPGA title since the 2010 U.S. Women's Open.
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Karrie Webb leads Angela Stanford by one stroke at HSBC Singapore
SINGAPORE -- Karrie Webb and Angela Stanford were so close down the stretch Saturday at the HSBC Women's Champions, matching each other birdie for birdie, that Stanford only sees one way to get the advantage in Sunday's final round.
1 Mar 2014 - 8:02am - 0 Comments
Karrie Webb leads HSBC Champions by two strokes after second round
SINGAPORE – For all the talk of the youth movement in women's golf, Karrie Webb showed on Friday that experienced players can still show up their younger competitors from time to time.    The 39-year-old Webb recovered from t
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Karrie Webb leads HSBC Women's Champions by one after first-round 66
SINGAPORE – Karrie Webb slipped up several weeks ago at the Australian Ladies Masters when she signed an incorrect scorecard and was disqualified.
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Nordqvist wins LPGA Thailand to end five-year victory drought
CHONBURI, Thailand -- Anna Nordqvist of Sweden ended a five-year victory drought Sunday when she beat defending champion Inbee Park of South Korea by two strokes to win the LPGA Thailand at the Siam County Club Pattaya Old Course.
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Anna Nordqvist maintains LPGA Thailand lead with third-round 67
CHONBURI, Thailand -- Swede Anna Nordqvist shot a 5-under 67 at the LPGA Thailand on Saturday for a four-stroke lead over top-ranked Inbee Park and American Michelle Wie.
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Anna Nordqvist leads Honda LPGA Thailand by one after second round
CHONBURI, Thailand – Anna Nordqvist made two late bogeys at the rainy Honda LPGA Thailand, leaving her a stroke ahead Friday after the second round.    The Swede shot an even-par 72 to remain 6 under.
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Anna Nordqvist leads Honda LPGA Thailand by one over Michelle Wie
PATTAYA, Thailand – Anna Nordqvist holed out from 60 yards for eagle on the par-4 15th hole Thursday and made a short birdie putt on No.
20 Feb 2014 - 3:12pm - 0 Comments
Inbee Park starts new season with high hopes at Honda LPGA Thailand
CHONBURI, Thailand – Top-ranked Inbee Park thinks she can do better this year than last year.   Last year she won the first three majors and six titles overall, easily the best season of her eight-year pro golf career.
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Webb beats Choi by one stroke to win her fifth Women's Australian Open
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Karrie Webb won the Women's Australian Open for the fifth time Sunday, shooting a 4-under 68 in the final round to beat Chella Choi by one stroke.
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Chella Choi leads Women's Australian Open after course-record 62
MELBOURNE, Australia -- South Korea's Chella Choi set a new course record with a 10-under 62 and took a share of the lead after the third round of the Women's Australian Open on Saturday.
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Caroline Hedwall leads by one shot at Women's Australian Open after ace
MELBOURNE, Australia – Caroline Hedwall of Sweden had a hole-in-one as part of a 7-under par 65 that gave her a one-shot lead after Friday's second round of the Women's Australian Open.
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Pettersen shoots 66, takes one-shot lead in women's Australian Open
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Norway's Suzann Pettersen birdied her last three holes in a 6-under 66 on Thursday to lead the women's Australian Open by a shot after the first round at the Victoria Golf Club.
13 Feb 2014 - 9:29am - 0 Comments
Danielle Downey had been drinking before fatal crash, say Alabama police
AUBURN, Ala. – A state trooper's report indicates former Auburn and LPGA Tour player Danielle Downey had been drinking the night she died in a single-car accident.
3 Feb 2014 - 11:25pm - 0 Comments
Juli Inkster committed to helping LPGA Tour to thrive in Bay Area
DALY CITY, Calif. – Juli Inkster believes the LPGA Tour can become a success for the long haul in her native Bay Area.   Inkster is helping promote the inaugural Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic at Lake Merced Golf Club, marking the LPGA
3 Feb 2014 - 6:08pm - 0 Comments
Back-to-back birdies give Korda one-shot win at Bahamas LPGA
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas -- Jessica Korda won the season-opening Bahamas LPGA Classic on Sunday for her second tour title, holing a 6-foot birdie putt on the final hole to beat Stacy Lewis by a stroke.
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