• LPGA Danielle Kang reveals spinal tumor diagnosis at U.S. Women’s Open

    Danielle Kang, the 12th-ranked golfer in the world, revealed after her second round at the U.S. Women’s Open that she was diagnosed with a tumor on her spine. Kang, 29, said it hasn’t yet been determined whether the tumor is malignant or benign. “I’ve gone through a lot of procedures so far, and with the […]

  • LPGA Mina Harigae shoots 64 for U.S. Women’s Open lead

    Mina Harigae drained nine birdies Thursday and shot a 7-under-par 64 to upstage an impressive amateur and take the first-round lead at the U.S. Women’s Open at Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club in Southern Pines, N.C. Harigae took a one-shot lead over Swedish amateur Ingrid Lindblad, whose 65 stood as the best score for […]

  • LPGA Gemma Dryburgh sneaks into LPGA Match-Play knockout phase

    Scotland’s Gemma Dryburgh, who only made the LPGA Match-Play field as a last-minute substitute, advanced to the knockout stage by winning her Friday match and then a tiebreaking playoff in Las Vegas. Dryburgh (2-1-0) finished tied atop Group 8 with Gaby Lopez (2-1-0) after beating the Mexican 2 and 1 on Friday at Shadow Creek […]

  • LPGA Nelly Korda making her return at U.S. Women’s Open

    Out since March with a blood clot in her left arm, World No. 2 Nelly Korda will make her return to competitive golf at next week’s U.S. Women’s Open in Southern Pines, N.C. Korda, 23, made the announcement Friday on Instagram. “See you guys @uswomensopen next week,” she posted. View this post on Instagram A […]

  • LPGA Michelle Wie West joins initiative to support LPGA players

    Michelle Wie West announced she is teaming with golf equipment company LA Golf to lead an initiative to provide LPGA players with the same benefits as their male counterparts. In a news release Tuesday, LA Golf said it will provide its LPGA partners with “full healthcare including mental health days and paid maternity leave, as […]

  • LPGA Eun-Hee Ji defeats Ayaka Furue to win LPGA Match-Play

    Eun-Hee Ji of South Korea defeated Ayaka Furue of Japan 3 and 2 to win the LPGA Match-Play title Sunday in Las Vegas. Ji’s victory at Shadow Creek Golf Course allowed her to clinch the final berth into next week’s U.S. Women’s Open. “It’s still surreal and hasn’t sunk in,” Ji said. “I think it’ll […]

  • LPGA Eun-Hee Ji cruises into semis at LPGA Match-Play

    South Korea’s Eun-Hee Ji didn’t lose a hole on Saturday, defeating Madelene Sagstrom of Sweden 7 and 6 in the quarterfinals of the LPGA Match-Play event in Las Vegas. The match ended after the 12th hole at Shadow Creek Golf Course. Ji didn’t realize the match was over until her caddie told her. “I didn’t […]

  • Gemma Dryburgh sneaks into LPGA Match-Play knockout phase

    Scotland’s Gemma Dryburgh, who only made the LPGA Match-Play field as a last-minute substitute, advanced to the knockout stage by winning her Friday match and then a tiebreaking playoff in Las Vegas. Dryburgh (2-1-0) finished tied atop Group 8 with Gaby Lopez (2-1-0) after beating the Mexican 2 and 1 on Friday at Shadow Creek […]

  • Nelly Korda making her return at U.S. Women’s Open

    Out since March with a blood clot in her left arm, World No. 2 Nelly Korda will make her return to competitive golf at next week’s U.S. Women’s Open in Southern Pines, N.C. Korda, 23, made the announcement Friday on Instagram. “See you guys @uswomensopen next week,” she posted.   View this post on Instagram […]

  • Brittany Altomare upsets Minjee Lee at LPGA Match-Play

    Brittany Altomare erased a three-hole deficit and stunned top-seeded Minjee Lee of Australia 2 and 1 on Thursday in the second day of group action at the LPGA Match-Play in Las Vegas. The result at Shadow Creek Golf Course leaves Altomare and Lee both with 1-1 records heading into their final matches in Group 1 […]

  • Michelle Wie West to step away from golf

    She’s not quite ready to call it a retirement, but Michelle Wie West revealed she has no other plans to compete in professional golf after completing the next two U.S. Women’s Opens. “I don’t have any regrets,” the 32-year-old told Golfweek. Wie West earned a Stanford degree while competing on the LPGA Tour and captured […]

  • Minjee Lee wins, Danielle Kang loses as LPGA Match-Play tees off

    Top-seeded Minjee Lee, three days removed from her first LPGA victory of the year, cruised to a win Wednesday in her opener at the LPGA Match-Play at Shadow Creek Golf Course in Las Vegas. The 25-year-old Australian routed South Korea’s Youngin Chun 6 and 5. Lee carded birdies to win seven of the players’ first […]

  • Inbee Park withdraws from U.S. Women’s Open

    Inbee Park won’t play in the 77th U.S. Women’s Open, set to begin June 2 at Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club in Southern Pines, N.C. She is a two-time winner of the U.S. Women’s Open. She also won’t compete this week at the Bank of Hope LPGA Match Play event. Golfweek reported Park, a […]

  • Prize money hits $6.5M at Evian Championship

    The Amundi Evian Championship is raising the prize money for the 2022 event to $6.5 million, with the winner taking home $1 million. It is one of five major tournaments on the LPGA Tour, which has a record purse of more than $90 million this season. The tournament is scheduled to be played at the […]

  • Minjee Lee holds on to win Cognizant Founders Cup

    Minjee Lee of Australia made three birdies on the back nine to hold off Lexi Thompson and win the Cognizant Founders Cup on Sunday at Clifton, N.J. Lee was 1 over through 11 holes before birdies at Nos. 12, 14 and 18 on the Upper Montclair Country Club course to shoot a 2-under 70 and […]

  • Minjee Lee maintains lead at Cognizant Founders Cup

    Minjee Lee of Australia shot a 3-under 69 in Saturday’s rainy third round to maintain a one-shot lead at the Cognizant Founders Cup in Clifton, N.J. Lee, who sits at 17-under par, owned a three-shot lead after 36 holes at Upper Montclair Country Club. Lee is being pursued by Sweden’s Madelene Sagstrom, who shot a […]

  • Minjee Lee takes 3-shot lead at Cognizant Founders Cup

    Minjee Lee of Australia went low with a 9-under 63 Friday to take the 36-hole lead at the Cognizant Founders Cup in Clifton, N.J. Lee’s round featured eight birdies, an eagle and just one bogey. It helped her build a three-shot advantage over Ally Ewing, Lexi Thompson and Sweden’s Madelene Sagstrom, who enter the weekend […]

  • Madelene Sagstrom opens with 63 to lead Founders Cup

    Madelene Sagstrom of Sweden fired a 9-under-par 63 to grab the first-round lead at the Cognizant Founders Cup on Thursday in Clifton, N.J. Sagstrom birdied the first four holes, rolled in another three straight at Nos. 12-14 and finished the round with nine birdies and no bogeys at Upper Montclair Country Club. That was enough […]

  • Marina Alex emerges from pack to win at Palos Verdes

    Marina Alex rang up six birdies and saved par at the 18th hole to shoot a 5-under-par 66 and earn her second career LPGA Tour title Sunday at the Palos Verdes Championship in Palos Verdes Estates, Calif. Alex finished with a 10-under 274, beating world No. 1 Jin Young Ko of South Korea by a […]

  • Hannah Green leads by one at Palos Verdes

    Australia’s Hannah Green struggled to a 1-over 72 in Saturday’s third round but clings to a one-shot lead at the Palos Verdes Championship in Palos Verdes Estates, Calif. After a 67-66 start to the tournament, Green recorded five bogeys at the Palos Verdes Golf Club to sit at 8-under 205 heading into Sunday’s final round. […]

  • Hannah Green charges to three-shot lead at Palos Verdes

    Australia’s Hannah Green, coming off a runner-up finish last week at the LA Open, is in position to improve on that result just down the road this week. Green holds a three-shot lead at the midpoint of the Palos Verdes Championship in Palos Verdes Estates, Calif. Thanks to a 6-under-par 66 on Friday in the […]

  • Minjee Lee grabs lead at Palos Verdes Championship

    Australia’s Minjee Lee shot a bogey-free, 8-under-par 63 on Thursday to take the first-round lead at the Palos Verdes Championship in Palos Verdes Estates, Calif. Lee sits one shot in front of South Korea’s Jin Young Ko in the inaugural edition of the event at the Palos Verdes Club. Beginning the event with the best […]

  • Nasa Hataoka runs away with five-shot win at LA Open

    Nasa Hataoka has been a model of consistency this season, and that steady play was rewarded as she shot a 67 on Sunday to finish at 15 under and win her first LPGA event this season at the LA Open. The 23-year-old Japanese native was the only player this weekend to shoot 68 or better […]

  • Nasa Hataoka grabs 4-shot lead at LA Open

    Nasa Hataoka carried over her strong finish from Round 2 and completed a 4-under-par 67 on Saturday to vault to a four-shot lead after three rounds of the LA Open. Hataoka, of Japan, birdied her final three holes on Friday and finished Saturday’s round with five birdies and just one bogey. Her second-round co-leader, South […]

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