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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.
Creamer arrives at ShopRite Classic not satisfied being 11th in ranking
Paula Creamer came to the ShopRite LPGA Classic a year ago wondering whether her surgically repaired left thumb would hold up for three days of play. Her outlook on golf is much different these days, and it starts when she walks into her kitchen in Orlando.
2 Jun 2011 - 6:49pm - 0 Comments
Uribe of Colombia rallies to victory by one at LPGA Tour's Brazil Cup
Mariajo Uribe of Colombia shot a 6-under 66 to defeat Lindsey Wright of Australia by a stroke in the final round of the Brazil Cup on Sunday, picking up her first LPGA Tour win.
29 May 2011 - 5:49pm - 0 Comments
Young leads Pettersen and Wright by two at 36-hole HSBC Brazil Cup
Heather Bowie Young shot a 6-under 66 in chilly and rainy conditions Saturday to take a two-stroke lead over Suzann Pettersen and Lindsey Wright in the LPGA Tour's 36-hole Brazil Cup.
28 May 2011 - 6:19pm - 0 Comments
Pettersen wins Sybase Match Play, edging Kerr for first title in 20 months
A split second after her 15-foot birdie putt curled left and disappeared into the hole on No. 18, Suzann Pettersen thrust both hands skyward in celebration and seemed to exhale in relief. The victory drought was over.
22 May 2011 - 9:00pm - 0 Comments
Kerr, Stanford, Pettersen and Choi make it to Sybase Match Play semis
Angela Stanford seemingly isn't going to settle for second place in the Sybase Match Play Championship this year.
21 May 2011 - 8:13pm - 0 Comments
Seven of top 10 seeds advance to Day 3 at Sybase Match Play Championship
A practice round earlier this week to prepare the American women for the Solheim Cup seemingly is paying dividends in the Sybase Match Play Championships.
20 May 2011 - 6:25pm - 0 Comments
Nine of top 11 seeds advance to second round at Sybase Match Play
Paula Creamer and Karrie Webb were looking forward to playing each other in the Sybase Match Play Championship, just not this early.
19 May 2011 - 6:25pm - 0 Comments
LPGA Tour chief Whan likes where tour is headed, sees growth coming
After 17 months on the job, LPGA Commissioner Mike Whan is well past the clueless stage. The 46-year-old former business executive has gotten to know his players, his tournaments and his sponsors, and now he is looking to expand.
18 May 2011 - 5:03pm - 0 Comments
Brackets set for Sybase Match Play with Choi and Shin as top two seeds
The Sybase Match Play Classic hasn’t started, but the advantage already belongs the long hitters on the LPGA Tour.
17 May 2011 - 7:51pm - 0 Comments
Wie and Creamer latest to commit to Sybase Match Play Championship
The top 44 players on the LPGA Tour’s official money list are part of the preliminary field list for the LPGA Sybase Match Play Championship in two weeks at the Hamilton Farm Club.
2 May 2011 - 7:38pm - 0 Comments
Hjorth wins Avnet LPGA Classic as Thompson falters in bid for history
Maria Hjorth took advantage of Alexis Thompson's collapse in a failed bid to become the youngest LPGA Tour winner, rallying Sunday to win the Avnet LPGA Classic for her fifth tour title.
1 May 2011 - 6:39pm - 0 Comments
Teen star Thompson tied with Kim for lead after 54 holes at Avnet Classic
Alexis Thompson has a shot at becoming the youngest winner in LPGA Tour history. She has her own car, too.
30 Apr 2011 - 7:05pm - 0 Comments
Gal leads Avnet LPGA Classic after birdies on five of her last eight holes
Sandra Gal birdied five of the final eight holes Friday for a 5-under 67 and a one-stroke lead over Amy Yang in the Avnet LPGA Classic, the tour's only event in a six-week stretch.
29 Apr 2011 - 8:27pm - 0 Comments
Retired LPGA Tour superstar Ochoa expecting her first child in November
Retired golf star Lorena Ochoa is expecting her first child. The 29-year-old from Mexico and former No. 1 player, announced the news Thursday on Twitter in English and Spanish: "I am very happy to share with everybody that we are expecting a baby!"
28 Apr 2011 - 10:37pm - 0 Comments
Rebounding Park, winless Kim tied for first-round lead at Avnet Classic
Grace Park and Song-Hee Kim shot 5-under 67s in windy conditions Thursday to share the first-round lead in the Avnet LPGA Classic, the tour's only event in a six-week stretch.
28 Apr 2011 - 10:29pm - 0 Comments
Pak gunning for fourth title in Mobile against strong field in Avnet Classic
Se Ri Pak has reason to feel comfortable going into this week's Avnet LPGA Classic at Magnolia Grove's Crossings Course.
28 Apr 2011 - 1:23am - 0 Comments
Lewis bounces back to take down Tseng and capture Kraft Nabisco
Stacy Lewis held off defending champion Yani Tseng to win the Kraft Nabisco Championship by three strokes Sunday, earning her first LPGA Tour title in the year's first major.
3 Apr 2011 - 8:53pm - 0 Comments
2010 champ Tseng roars past Lewis into two-shot lead at Kraft Nabisco
Defending champion Yani Tseng of Taiwan roared into the lead at the Kraft Nabisco Championship with a third-round 66 Saturday, moving two shots ahead of Stacy Lewis in the LPGA Tour's first major of the year.
2 Apr 2011 - 8:39pm - 0 Comments
Lewis extends her lead to three after a hot second round at Kraft Nabisco
In the three years since Stacy Lewis lost a third-round lead at the U.S. Women's Open in her first pro tournament, she traveled the globe, opened her mind and thoroughly revamped her game.
1 Apr 2011 - 9:13pm - 0 Comments