DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) -- Lydia Ko won the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic for the second straight year, beating Morgan Pressel on the second hole of a playoff.
Europe finalizes Solheim Cup team for match vs. USA at Killeen Castle
The European team for the 2011 Solheim Cup is set, with eight spots finalized by points and Captain Alison Nicholas announcing her four wild-card selections on Monday.
29 Aug 2011 - 11:14am - 0 Comments
Lincicome edges Wie and Lewis to victory in Canadian Women's Open
Brittany Lincicome was singing in the rain Sunday in the CN Canadian Women's Open "I was very patient, singing a lot of songs, very chatty," Lincicome said after her second LPGA Tour victory of the season and fifth overall.
28 Aug 2011 - 3:52pm - 0 Comments
Defending champ Wie moves into tie for third-round lead at Canadian Open
Defending champion Michelle Wie shot a 4-under 68 on Saturday in the CN Canadian Women's Open for a share of the third-round lead with Ai Miyazato and Tiffany Joh.
27 Aug 2011 - 7:33pm - 0 Comments
Stanford ties Miyazato for 36-hole lead at CN Canadian Women's Open
Angela Stanford and Ai Miyazato took advantage of soft greens and calm conditions to top the leaderboard Friday after the second round of the CN Canadian Women's Open on the LPGA Tour.
26 Aug 2011 - 7:05pm - 0 Comments
Miyazato and Lindberg lead Wie after Round 1 of Canadian Women's Open
Ai Miyazato and Pernilla Lindberg shot 7-under 65s in wet conditions Thursday to share the lead in the CN Canadian Women's Open, while Michelle Wie was two strokes back in her title defense.
25 Aug 2011 - 8:34pm - 0 Comments
No. 1 Tseng favored at CN Canadian Open, an event she's yet to win
Michelle Wie will defend her CN Canadian Women’s Open title, while LPGA Tour leader Yani Tseng is the favorite. The 22-year-old from Taiwan has dominated with four victories this season, including wins in three of the last six events.
24 Aug 2011 - 7:04pm - 0 Comments
Wie set to defend Canadian Women's Open title this week in Quebec
When she was pounding the ball off the tee as a 15-year-old, it was thought that Michelle Wie would be well into a dominating golf career by the time she was 21.
24 Aug 2011 - 12:54am - 0 Comments
U.S. Solheim Cup team finalized with nine returnees from 2009 team
Christina Kim earned the 10th and final automatic spot on the U.S. Solheim Cup team Sunday and captain Rosie Jones added youngsters Vicky Hurst and Ryann O'Toole to the squad that will face Europe in Ireland late next month.
22 Aug 2011 - 1:14am - 0 Comments
Pettersen roars from nine shots down to win Safeway Classic in playoff
When Suzann Pettersen started the day nine strokes behind leader Na Yeon Choi at the LPGA Safeway Classic, a victory was the furthest thing from her mind.
21 Aug 2011 - 10:03pm - 0 Comments
Choi cools off, but still leads Safeway Classic by three shots over Lewis
Na Yeon Choi needed a brief pep talk from swing coach Robin Symes to put her in the proper frame of mind Saturday in the Safeway Classic.
20 Aug 2011 - 11:49pm - 0 Comments
Choi leads Safeway Classic after first round despite last-hole double bogey
Na Yeon Choi's opening round at the LPGA Safeway Classic was made all the better by her best friend. Choi had a 6-under 65 Friday to take a two-stroke lead over Grace Park going into Saturday's second round at Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club west of Portland.
19 Aug 2011 - 10:13pm - 0 Comments
Pettersen checking out Solheim Cup competition at Safeway LPGA Classic
Following the Ricoh Women's British Open, Suzann Pettersen returned again to her native Norway to join in the healing process after the horrific attacks on July 22 left 77 dead and shook her homeland. Pettersen has been humbled in the face of the tragedy.
18 Aug 2011 - 6:41pm - 0 Comments
Inkster, at 51, on verge of setting age mark by qualifying for Solheim Cup
When Tom Watson decided he needed some more experience on his 1993 Ryder Cup team, the man he turned to was former captain Ray Floyd.
16 Aug 2011 - 5:51pm - 0 Comments
Tseng wins second straight Women's British Open, this one by four shots
Judging by the record books, Yani Tseng is 10 years ahead of Annika Sorenstam.
31 Jul 2011 - 2:54pm - 0 Comments
Masson moves two clear at Women's British Open, Tseng up into second
Caroline Masson of Germany shot a 4-under 68 to double her lead to two strokes after the third round at the Ricoh Women’s British Open on Saturday.
30 Jul 2011 - 3:14pm - 0 Comments
Surprising Masson leads at halfway point of Ricoh Women's British Open
Germany's Caroline Masson shot a 7-under 65 Friday to take a surprising one-stroke lead after the second round of the Ricoh Women's British Open.
29 Jul 2011 - 7:59pm - 0 Comments
Lee leads Lincicome by two on rainy first day at Women's British Open
Meena Lee of South Korea overcame wet conditions and shot a 7-under 65 Thursday for a two-stroke lead in the first round of the Ricoh Women’s British Open. She had seven birdies and no bogeys in a round played mainly in heavy rain.
28 Jul 2011 - 4:14pm - 0 Comments
Tseng eager to show off creativity as Carnoustie hosts Women's British
Defending champion Yani Tseng believes she’ll have to be at her creative best to master the links course at Carnoustie and claim a fifth major title at the Ricoh Women’s British Open.
27 Jul 2011 - 3:28pm - 0 Comments
Reid feels calm at Women's British Open thanks to newfound maturity
England's Melissa Reid believes her game has matured in the last 12 months and feels a calmness heading into the Ricoh Women's British Open at Carnoustie.
27 Jul 2011 - 1:50pm - 0 Comments