LPGA Tour

NAPLES, Fla. -- New Zealand teenager Lydia Ko ended her rookie year on the LPGA Tour with the biggest payoff in women's golf.
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Stanford leads LPGA Founders Cup thanks to unlikely hole-out for eagle
Angela Stanford holed out from a fairway bunker for eagle on the par-4 ninth hole and shot a 6-under 66 on Friday to take the first-round lead in the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup, the circuit's play-for-free U.S. opener.
18 Mar 2011 - 10:12pm - 0 Comments
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First event of U.S. season sees LPGA Tour players competing for charity
The LPGA Tour found a way to return to the Valley of the Sun and add another U.S. event. The catch, the players aren't getting paid. "This is a completely unique event," Commissioner Michael Whan said.
17 Mar 2011 - 7:26pm - 0 Comments
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CME Group signs on as title sponsor of new LPGA Tour season-ender
The LPGA Tour has signed a three-year deal with the CME Group financial services group to be the title sponsor of its season-ending Titleholders tournament in Florida.
6 Mar 2011 - 7:55pm - 0 Comments
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Webb captures HSBC Champions by one after string of back-nine birdies
Australia’s Karrie Webb used four straight birdies on the back nine Sunday to surge past Japan’s Chie Arimura for a one-shot victory at the HSBC Women’s Champions.
27 Feb 2011 - 12:07pm - 0 Comments
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State Farm will drop LPGA Tour event sponsorship after almost 20 years
Organizers of the annual LPGA Tour stop in Springfield, Ill., say State Farm is dropping its sponsorship after this year.
26 Feb 2011 - 8:19pm - 0 Comments
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Webb closes to within one of leader Arimura in HSBC Champions
Japan’s Chie Arimura shot a 1-under 71 for a one-stroke lead over Australia’s Karrie Webb after the third round of the HSBC Women’s Champions on Saturday.
26 Feb 2011 - 1:04pm - 0 Comments
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Arimura stretches lead to two over Webb at HSBC Women's Champions
Chie Arimura of Japan shot a 6-under 66 to widen her lead to two strokes over Karrie Webb in the second round of the HSBC Women’s Champions on Friday.
25 Feb 2011 - 11:34am - 0 Comments
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Arimura leads Tseng by two at HSBC Champions, with Gulbis three back
Japan’s Chie Arimura overcame strong winds to shoot a 4-under 68 and take a one stroke lead after the first round of the HSBC Women’s Champions on Thursday.
24 Feb 2011 - 12:53pm - 0 Comments
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Tseng seeks fourth straight victory as LPGA Tour tees it up in Singapore
Yani Tseng of Taiwan, the No. 1 player in the world, tees off at this week’s HSBC Women’s Champions with a chance to capture her fourth straight tournament title.
23 Feb 2011 - 10:00am - 0 Comments
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Tseng runs winning streak to three in a row, topping Wie by five in Thailand
Top-ranked Yani Tseng earned her third tournament win in three weeks Sunday, shooting a 6-under 66 to pull away for a comfortable five-shot victory over Michelle Wie in the Honda LPGA Thailand. The event served as the season opener on the 2011 LPGA Tour calendar.
20 Feb 2011 - 10:18am - 1 Comments
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Tseng takes over lead at Honda LPGA Thailand, with Wie just one shot back
The top-ranked Yani Tseng shot a 2-under 70 Saturday for a one-shot lead after the third round of the Honda LPGA Thailand, the opening event on the 2011 LPGA Tour schedule.
19 Feb 2011 - 11:30am - 0 Comments
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Final-hole birdie keeps Kim one shot ahead of Wie and Tseng in Thailand
In-kyung Kim of South Korea birdied her final hole to card a 1-over 73 and hold onto the lead by a stroke over Yani Tseng and Michelle Wie midway through the Honda LPGA Thailand on Friday. The event is the season-opener on the 2011 LPGA Tour calendar.
18 Feb 2011 - 12:38pm - 0 Comments
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Kim leads Inkster and Tseng after damp Day 1 at Honda LPGA Thailand
South Korea’s In-Kyung Kim tied a course record with a 9-under-par 63 Thursday to take the lead after the first round of the Honda LPGA Thailand, the season-opening event on the 2011 LPGA Tour.
17 Feb 2011 - 11:09am - 0 Comments
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Hawaii seeks to get LPGA Tour back, possibly with winners-only event
The PGA Tour starts its season in Hawaii with a winners-only field. The Champions Tour gets under way this week on the Big Island with a winners-only field, along with a few invitations. The next move is to get the LPGA Tour back in paradise.
18 Jan 2011 - 6:28pm - 0 Comments
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Thompson's bid for more exemptions into events denied by LPGA Tour
The LPGA Tour has denied the request of 15-year-old Alexis Thompson to double the amount of exemptions she is allowed. But under a change in open qualifying, the teenager can earn her way into more tournaments.
14 Jan 2011 - 3:17pm - 0 Comments
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LPGA Tour's Lincicome enters men's mini-tour events to keep game sharp
Brittany Lincicome will play in a men’s tournament next week as part of her preparations for the LPGA Tour season.
7 Jan 2011 - 10:59pm - 0 Comments
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LPGA Tour to feature 25 events, with 13 in United States, on 2011 slate
The LPGA Tour will play 13 times in the United States as part of a 25-tournament schedule it released Thursday, including a new event in Arizona where the players will forgo paychecks to recognize the LPGA founders.
6 Jan 2011 - 7:31pm - 0 Comments
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Song wins LPGA Tour Q-School final as 20 players earn cards for 2011
Aree Song won the LPGA Tour’s Q-School finals on Sunday, shooting a 1-over 73 in wind, rain and cold for a two-stroke victory over 17-year-old Jessica Korda.
12 Dec 2010 - 6:10pm - 1 Comments
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Hjorth wins LPGA Tour finale, while Tseng clinches Player of Year honors
So much for a frantic finish at the LPGA Tour Championship. Only one person moved up the ranks this week to take home a trophy. That was just fine for Maria Hjorth.
5 Dec 2010 - 5:25pm - 0 Comments