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Hull, Nordqvist share lead in Bahamas; Jang aces par 4

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) Charley Hull and Anna Nordqvist shared the lead Saturday in the season-opening Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic, and Ha Na Jang had the first hole-in-one on a par 4 in tour history. Hull made a 10-foot birdie putt on the par-5 18th to match European Solheim Cup teammate Nordqvist at 12-under 207 in breezy but calmer conditions at the Ocean Club. The...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Khang, Hull, Nomura tied for lead in LPGA Tour opener

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) Megan Khang shot a 5-under 68 in windy conditions Friday for a share of the lead in the season-opening Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic, her first event as an LPGA Tour member. The 18-year-old Khang eagled the par-5 fourth hole and had four birdies and a bogey to match England's Charley Hull and Japan's Haru Nomura at 8-under 138 at the Ocean Club....
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Matches underway at Solheim Cup in Germany

ST. LEON-ROT, Germany (AP) Play at the Solheim Cup has begun with alternate-shot foursome matches on the course early Friday at the St. Leon-Rot Golf Club in Germany. Europe is going for three titles in a row in the competition, while the Unites States is hoping to win its first since 2009 and make up for its last defeat at home in 2013. The morning matches include Americans Morgan...
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September 18, 2015  |  Discuss

4 more places filled on European team for Solheim Cup

BERLIN (AP) Four more players have secured their places on Europe's team to face the United States in next month's Solheim Cup. Anna Nordqvist of Sweden, Azahara Munoz of Spain, Sandra Gal of Germany and Carlota Ciganda of Spain earned spots on the 12-member team through their world rankings after the final qualification tournament, the Canadian Pacific Women's Open. They join Suzann...
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August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Na Yeon Choi shoots 63 to take NW Arkansas Championship lead

ROGERS, Ark. (AP) Na Ye Choi matched her LPGA Tour career low with an 8-under 63 on Saturday to surge to the top of the leaderboard at 13 under in the NW Arkansas Championship. Choi, the South Korean player who won the season-opening Coates Golf Championship for her eighth LPGA Tour title, made a 45-foot eagle putt on the 18th hole for a back-nine 29. She finished her rain-delayed...
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June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

LPGA Tour: Munoz among 4 leaders at NW Arkansas Championship

  Azahara Munoz hasn't been one to make excuses about her struggling golf game since surgery on her left hand to remove a benign tumor in March. The Spaniard has, however, battled with confidence as her game has been slow in its return to form. Following a much-needed week of practice and a mental reset of sorts, Munoz looked every bit like her 2010 LPGA Rookie of the Year self...
Via AP on Fox
June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Hur reaches 8 under to lead LPGA's NW Arkansas Championship

ROGERS, Ark. (AP) Azahara Munoz hasn't been one to make excuses about her struggling golf game since surgery on her left hand to remove a benign tumor in March. The Spaniard has, however, battled with confidence as her game has been slow in its return to form. Following a much-needed week of practice and a mental reset of sorts, Munoz looked every bit like her 2010 LPGA Rookie of...
Via AP on Fox
June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Anna Nordqvist closes with 69 to rally for ShopRite LPGA Classic win

  Anna Nordqvist birdied the 16th and 17th holes to break out of the pack and win the ShopRite LPGA Classic by a stroke Sunday. With her mother visiting from Sweden, the 27-year-old Nordqvist closed with a 2-under-par 69 in windy conditions to finish at 8-under 205 at Stockton Seaview's Bay Course. The former Arizona State player has five career LPGA Tour titles, winning twice each...
Via AP on Fox
May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Anna Nordqvist wins ShopRite LPGA Classic

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) Anna Nordqvist birdied the 16th and 17th holes to break out of the pack and went on to win the ShopRite LPGA Classic by a stroke Sunday. With her mother visiting from Sweden, the 27-year-old Nordqvist closed with a 2-under 69 in windy conditions to finish at 8-under 205 at Stockton Seaview's Bay Course. The former Arizona State player has five career...
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May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Morgan Pressel leads ShopRite LPGA Classic

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) Morgan Pressel closed with a birdie and an eagle for a 5-under 66 and a one-stroke lead Friday after the first round of the ShopRite LPGA Classic. The 27-year-old Pressel, seeking her first LPGA Tour win since 2008, held the advantage over Anna Nordqvist of Sweden, Alena Sharp of Canada, rookie Min Lee of Taiwan and American Ryann O'Toole on the Bay...
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May 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Champ Lydia Ko takes first-round lead in Swinging Skirts

DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) Lydia Ko settled for a tap-in birdie on the par-5 14th after her eagle chip deflected off the pin and the defending champion shot a 5-under 67 to take the first-round lead Thursday in the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic. The top-ranked Ko holds a one-stroke lead over three others, including 54-year-old Juli Inkster. Stacy Lewis, last year's runner-up to Ko at...
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April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Top-ranked Lydia Ko set for Kia Classic

CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) Top-ranked Lydia Ko doesn't want to get too far ahead of herself at the Kia Classic - a week before the first major championship of the LPGA Tour season. ''I'm going to concentrate on this week first,'' Ko said. The ANA Inspiration is next week in Rancho Mirage. ''To play well in a major, you pretty much got to have your `A' game,'' Ko said. ''Hopefully, if...
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March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

China's Feng takes 5-stroke lead at Dubai Ladies Masters

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- China's Shanshan Feng shot a 6-under 66 on Friday to take a five-stroke lead into the final round of Ladies European Tour's season-ending Dubai Ladies Masters. The fifth-ranked Feng, the LPGA Malaysia winner in October, had a 17-under 199 total on Emirates Golf Club's Majlis Course. She won the event in 2012. England's Melissa Reid was second after...
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December 12, 2014  |  Discuss

China's Feng takes 5-stroke lead in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) China's Shanshan Feng shot a 6-under 66 on Friday to take a five-stroke lead into the final round of Ladies European Tour's season-ending Dubai Ladies Masters. The fifth-ranked Feng, the LPGA Malaysia winner in October, had a 17-under 199 total on Emirates Golf Club's Majlis Course. She won the event in 2012. England's Melissa Reid was second after...
Via AP on Fox
December 12, 2014  |  Discuss

LPGA: I.K. Kim increases Portland Classic lead with 2nd-round 67

  I.K. Kim increased her lead to three strokes Friday in the LPGA Tour's Portland Classic, shooting a 5-under 67 to reach 12 under. The South Korean player had seven birdies and two bogeys in her morning round in cloudy, calm conditions at Columbia Edgewater. She won the last of her three LPGA Tour titles in 2010, and had a victory this summer in a Ladies European Tour event in...
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August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

I.K. Kim increases Portland Classic lead

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) I.K. Kim increased her lead to three strokes Friday in the LPGA Tour's Portland Classic, shooting a 5-under 67 to reach 12 under. The South Korean player had seven birdies and two bogeys in her morning round in cloudy, calm conditions at Columbia Edgewater. She won the last of her three LPGA Tour titles in 2010, and had a victory this summer in a Ladies European...
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August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

I.K. Kim leads Portland Classic after 4 straight birdies on back 9

  I.K. Kim birdied the first four holes on the back nine Thursday and finished with a 7-under 65 to take the first-round lead in the Portland Classic. The South Korean player birdied seven of the first 13 holes and closed her afternoon round with five straight pars. She won the last of her three LPGA Tour titles in 2010. Amelia Lewis and Jennifer Song were a shot back in ideal conditions...
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August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

I.K. Kim leads Portland Classic

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) I.K. Kim birdied the first four holes on the back nine Thursday and finished with a 7-under 65 to take the first-round lead in the Portland Classic. The South Korean player birdied seven of the first 13 holes and closed her afternoon round with five straight pars. She won the last of her three LPGA Tour titles in 2010. Amelia Lewis and Jennifer Song were a shot...
Via AP on Fox
August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

LPGA: Munoz shoots 63, trails Ryu by 4 at Canadian Women's Open

  Azahara Munoz shot a 9-under 63 to move into a tie for second place at the Canadian Women's Open. Despite Munoz tying the course record at London Hunt and Country Club to get to 16 under, leader So Yeon Ryu still leads the tournament by four strokes going into the final round. Ryu has 21 birdies and just one bogey in her first three rounds to move to 20 under and within range...
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August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Munoz shoots 63, trails Ryu by 4

LONDON, Ontario (AP) Azahara Munoz shot a 9-under 63 to move into a tie for second place at the Canadian Women's Open. Despite Munoz tying the course record at London Hunt and Country Club to get to 16 under, leader So Yeon Ryu still leads the tournament by four strokes going into the final round. Ryu has 21 birdies and just one bogey in her first three rounds to move to 20 under...
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August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

LPGA: Ryu shoots 66, leads by 5 at Canadian Women's Open

LONDON, Ontario (AP) So Yeon Ryu used a second straight bogey-free round to pull away at the Canadian Women's Open. Ryu shot a 6-under 66 Friday at the London Hunt and Country Club to get to 15 under, the best two-round start in the tournament's history. She was five strokes ahead of fellow South Korean Na Yeon Choi, playing partner Anna Nordqvist and Danielle Kang. ''A lot of birdies...
Via AP on Fox
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryu shoots bogey-free 66 to extend early lead

LONDON, Ontario (AP) So Yeon Ryu of South Korea shot a 6-under 66 Friday in another bogey-free round to take an early five-stroke lead at the Canadian Women's Open. American Christie Kerr had a 68 and Anna Nordqvist of Sweden shot a 69 at London Hunt and Country Club. Kerr won the tournament the last time it was held here in 2006. Brittany Lincicome, who was a runner-up to Inbee...
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August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Viewing Picks for August 12, 2014

All Times Eastern Basketball FIBA U-17 World Championship Round of 16, City Arena, Dubai, United Arab Emirates USA vs. Japan — ESPNU, 6:15 a.m. CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers at Toronto Argonauts — ESPN3, 7:30 p.m. College Basketball Exhibition, Nassau, Bahamas Kentucky vs. Puerto Rico — ESPNU, 1 p.m. College Football College Football Live — ESPN, 2:30 p.m. CFB Daily: The Blitz...
Via Awful Announcing
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Tuesday’s Viewing Picks

Basketball FIBA U-17 World Championship Round of 16, City Arena, Dubai, United Arab Emirates USA vs. Japan — ESPNU, 6:15 a.m. CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers at Toronto Argonauts — TSN/ESPN3, 7:30 p.m. College Basketball Exhibition, Nassau, Bahamas Kentucky vs. Puerto Rico — ESPNU, 1 p.m. College Football College Football Live — ESPN, 2:30 p.m. CFB Daily: The Blitz — ESPNU, 5...
Via Fang's Bites
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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.
Via FOXSports.com
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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