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Anna Nordqvist rallies to win Kia Classic

CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) Anna Nordqvist rallied to win the Kia Classic on Sunday at Aviara for her second victory in her last four LPGA Tour starts.
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Sweden's Nordqvist ends five-year drought to win LPGA Thailand

Anna Nordqvist of Sweden ended a five-year victory drought 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 on Sunday. Nordqvist, who held the lead for the last three days, shot a final-round 68 for 15-under 273, to edge Inbee, who carded a final round 66 for an aggregate 13-under 275. ...
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February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Nordqvist beats Inbee to win LPGA Thailand

Anna Nordqvist of Sweden ended a five-year victory drought 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 on Sunday. Nordqvist, who held the lead for the last three days, shot a final-round 68 for 15-under 273, to edge Inbee, who carded a final round 66 for an aggregate 13-under 275. ...
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February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Nordqvist holds 4-stroke lead over Wie, Park at LPGA Thailand

Swede Anna Nordqvist shot a 5-under 67 at the LPGA Thailand on Saturday for a 4-stroke lead over top-ranked Inbee Park and American Michelle Wie. The 27th-ranked Nordqvist sprinkled her third round at the Siam Country Club with four birdies and an eagle on the 10th against a bogey on No. 5. Leading since the first round, the 26-year-old Nordqvist has an overall 11-under 205. She...
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February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Despite late bogeys, Nordqvist holds 1-stroke lead in Thailand

Despite two late bogeys, Anna Nordqvist of Sweden shot even-par 72 to cling to the lead at the LPGA Thailand after a rainy second round on Friday. Nordqvist, chasing her first win on the US LPGA Tour since 2009, bogeyed the 16th and 18th holes to settle on 6-under 138, one stroke in front of Paraguay's Julieta Granada (68), Spain's Azahara Munoz (68) and Germany's Sandra...
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February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Cheyenne Woods Shoots 65 at Australian Open

Cheyenne Woods’ goal for the 2014 season is consistency. After missing the cut in her first Ladies European Tour event, she won her second, the Australian Ladies Masters on Sunday, her first professional victory on a major tour.Obviously, she entered this week’s Women Australian Open in Victoria hoping for more of the latter. Unfortunately, an opening-round 2-over-par 74 didn’t...
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February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Aussie Open: Choi shoots course record 62, shares lead with MinJee Lee

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. A day after Sweden's Anna Nordqvist broke the women's course record with a 64 at the par-72 Victoria Golf Club, Choi eclipsed that mark with two eagles and seven birdies. Choi, who started the day eight...
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February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Nordqvist shoots 66, takes lead at LPGA 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. 17 to take a one-stroke lead over Michelle Wie after the first round of the LPGA Thailand. Nordqvist, the 26-year-old Swede who won both of her LPGA Tour titles in 2009, shot a 6-under 66 on Siam Country Club's Pattaya Old Course. She eagled No. 15 after making...
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January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Golf’s 13 Craziest Moments of 2013

The 2013 professional golf season provided fans a wide array of crazy moments. We saw hole-outs, memorable wins, on-course dancing and even a secret handshake.Here is a rundown of 13 crazy – yet memorable – moments from the 2013 season. Did we leave any out? Let us know by commenting on our Facebook page!Tiger and Kuchar’s Ridiculous Handshake at President’s Cup – OK, so...
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

16-year-old Lydia Ko makes pro debut with a 71

Lydia Ko didn't feel any differently on the first tee on Thursday than she has at any other U.S. LPGA Tour events she has played, even the two that she won. It just took her a few hours before she started producing the kind of golf that brought so much attention to her professional debut. The 16-year-old from New Zealand overcame a double bogey on her third hole with three birdies...
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November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

16-year-old Lydia Ko makes pro debut at Titleholders with a 71

Lydia Ko didn't feel too many nerves in her pro debut on the LPGA Tour. It just took her awhile to make some birdies. Ko overcame an early double bogey with three birdies on the back nine for a 1-under 71 in the LPGA Titleholders. The 16-year-old New Zealander already has won two LPGA Tour events. She does not officially become a member until next year. Sandra Gal started much...
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November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Yang tied for lead in Korea

Amy Yang of South Korea impressed friends and family in the gallery as she shot a 5-under 67 to finish in a four-way tie for the lead after the first round of the KEB HanaBank Championship on Friday. Yang carded six birdies - five straight from the par-4 4th hole - against a lone bogey to tie with Katherine Hull-Kirk of Australia, compatriot Ju Young Pak and Anna Nordqvist of Sweden...
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October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Nordqvist, Hull-Kirk tied for lead

Anna Nordqvist of Sweden shot a 2-under 70 to remain tied for the lead with Katherine Hull-Kirk of Australia after the second round of the KEB HanaBank Championship on Saturday. Nordqvist had four birdies against two bogeys to move to 7-under 137 while Hull-Kirk had an eventful day with an eagle, a double bogey, five birdies and three bogeys in her 70. Nordqvist is looking to break...
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October 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Europe on cusp of Solheim Cup win

Everywhere she turned, U.S. captain Meg Mallon saw one great shot after another Saturday in the Solheim Cup. Almost all of them were by the other team. Mallon was standing behind the tee on the par-3 17th when Anna Nordqvist hit 7-iron into the mile-high air to a back pin, never leaving its target until it bounced into the cup for an ace and an abrupt end to a foursomes match....
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August 18, 2013  |  Discuss

US gains ground on Europe in Solheim

Instead of seeing their lead disappear at the Solheim Cup, the Europeans saw it only cut in half. They owed their slender advantage to a hole-in-one by Anna Nordqvist and a half-point from out of nowhere. Nordqvist crashed a 7-iron on the 175-yard 17th into the pin, then the hole, to give Europe its only win in Saturday morning's alternate-shot matches. It was the highlight...
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August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

LPGA The Solheim Cup Scoreboard

The Solheim Cup Site: Parker, Colo. Schedule: Friday-Sunday. Course: Colorado Golf Club (7604 yards, par 72). Purse: $0. Winner's share: $0. All Times Eastern Europe , USA . First Round: Stacy Lewis and Lizette Salas lead Anna Nordqvist and Caroline Hedwall, 1 up through 4 Suzann Pettersen and Beatriz Recari vs. Brittany Lang and Angela Stanford, all square thru 3 ...
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August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

LPGA Championship Champions

2013 - Inbee Park 2012 - Shanshan Feng 2011 - Yani Tseng 2010 - Cristie Kerr 2009 - Anna Nordqvist 2008 - Yani Tseng 2007 - Suzann Pettersen 2006 - Se Ri Pak 2005 - Annika Sorenstam 2004 - Annika Sorenstam 2003 - Annika Sorenstam 2002 - Se Ri Pak 2001 - Karrie Webb 2000 - Juli Inkster 1999 - Juli Inkster 1998 - Se Ri Pak 1997 - Chris Johnson 1996 - Laura Davies ...
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June 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Choi leads after three at Mobile Bay

Anna Nordqvist had what she described as her first ''really good putting day'' since 2009 and shot a course-record 61 on Saturday in the third round of the Mobile Bay LPGA Classic. South Korea's Chella Choi shot her second straight 6-under 66 to take a one-stroke lead over Jessica Korda and Nordqvist, who is seeking her first win since capturing the LPGA Championship...
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May 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Rookie Sandra Changkija leads women at Waterloo

Rookie Sandra Changkija remained on top of the leaderboard after the completion of the first round at the Manulife Financial Classic on Friday. Changkija opened with an 8-under 63 and had a three-stroke lead on China's Shanshan Feng when play was suspended on Thursday because of thunderstorms and heavy rain. Early Friday, Sweden's Anna Nordqvist shot up the leaderboard...
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June 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Lewis shoots 65 again to tie record

Stacy Lewis tied a tournament 36-hole record with a second-round 65 at the ShopRite LPGA Classic to maintain the lead on Saturday. Lewis' two-day total of 130 leads Anna Nordqvist, who shot a 67, by six strokes and holds a seven-stroke edge over the third-place foursome of So Yoen Ryu, Azahara Munoz, Katherine Hull and Paula Creamer. The last time Lewis led entering the final...
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May 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Inkster, Nordqvist share lead at Lorena Ochoa Invitational

Hall of Famer Juli Inkster shot a 3-underr 69 on Friday for a share of the second-round lead with Anna Nordqvist in the Lorena Ochoa Invitational.
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November 11, 2011  |  Discuss

Inkster, Nordqvist share lead at Ochoa tourney

Hall of Famer Juli Inkster shot a 3-underr 69 on Friday for a share of the second-round lead with Anna Nordqvist in the Lorena Ochoa Invitational.
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November 11, 2011  |  Discuss

Inkster, Nordqvist lead Lorena Ochoa Invitational

Hall of Famer Juli Inkster shot a 3-underr 69 on Friday for a share of the second-round lead with Anna Nordqvist in the Lorena Ochoa Invitational.
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November 11, 2011  |  Discuss

Inkster, Nordqvist lead LPGA Tour event

Hall of Famer Juli Inkster shot a 3-under 69 on Friday for a share of the second-round lead with Anna Nordqvist at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational. The 51-year-old Inkster is trying to become the oldest winner in LPGA Tour history. Beth Daniel was 46 when she won the 2003 Canadian Women's Open. Inkster, battling a sore right elbow, said hasn't crosses her mind about becoming...
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November 10, 2011  |  Discuss

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