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Ryu sets course record at Canadian Women's Open

  On the eve of the Canadian Pacific Women's Open, So Yeon Ryu, Na Yeon Choi and Inbee Park got together for dinner with some fellow South Korean golfers. While Park picked up the tab after winning the LPGA Championship, all three benefited from the night out. Ryu set a new course record with a 9-under 63, Choi was one shot behind her and Park three off the lead after the first...
Via AP on Fox
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekend Recap: Camilo Villegas Victorious Again, Inbee Park Too

Camilo Villegas got back in the winner’s circle, so did Inbee Park in a major way, and so did Bernhard Langer for the fifth time this year. Here’s a look back at the weekend in golf: Camilo Villegas’ 63 good enough for winCamilo Villegas opened the Wyndham Championship with a 7-under-par 63 on Thursday, and then closed with the same number on Sunday – good enough to collect...
Via Back9Network
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Inbee Park wins LPGA Championship in playoff vs. Brittany Lincicome

  Inbee Park successfully defended her title in the LPGA Championship, beating Brittany Lincicome with a par on the first hole of a playoff Sunday to end the United States' major streak at three. On the playoff hole on Monroe Golf Club's par-4 18th, Park hit her second into the rough behind the hole. Lincicome hit her approach to the left fringe, nearly identical to her...
Via AP on Fox
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Inbee Park wins LPGA Championship

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) Inbee Park successfully defended her title in the LPGA Championship, beating Brittany Lincicome with a par on the first hole of a playoff Sunday to end the United States' major streak at three. On the playoff hole on Monroe Golf Club's par-4 18th, Park hit her second into the rough behind the hole. Lincicome hit her approach to the left fringe, nearly...
Via AP on Fox
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

LPGA star Cristie Kerr anticipating emotional week

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) Inbee Park is back to defend her LPGA Championship title. Park won last year in dramatic fashion at Locust Hill Country Club, with players having to play 36 holes on Sunday because of a first-round postponement due to rain. Park nearly squandered a one-shot lead with a final-round 75. But when Catriona Matthew forced a playoff, Park rallied with a 20-foot birdie...
Via AP on Fox
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Mirim Lee tops Inbee Park in playoff to win Meijer LPGA Classic

  Mirim Lee won the Meijer LPGA Classic on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour victory, beating fellow South Korean player Inbee Park with a birdie on the second hole of a playoff. "I (was) nervous 100 percent," Lee said. "First time in playoff. Inbee Park is like a hero in Korea and all the young girls want to be her now in Korea." The long-hitting Lee drove into...
Via AP on Fox
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Park maintains one-strole lead at Meijer LPGA Classic

  Inbee Park made two long birdie putts on the back nine Saturday and finished with a 3-under 68 to remain a stroke ahead after the third round of the Meijer LPGA Classic. The third-ranked South Korean player holed a 25-footer from the fringe on the par-3 14th, bogeyed the par-4 15th after missing a 3-foot par try and rebounded with a 35-foot birdie putt on the par-4 16th. The 26...
Via AP on Fox
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Inbee Park leads after second round of Meijer LPGA Classic

  Inbee Park found a new putter - and her old touch. The South Korean player took the second-round lead Friday in the Meijer LPGA Classic, birdieing her first three holes en route to her second straight 5-under 66. The third-ranked Park finished on the front nine, adding birdies on the par-5 fifth and eighth holes in her bogey-free round at Blythefield Country Club. She won six...
Via AP on Fox
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Inbee Park leads Meijer LPGA Classic

BELMONT, Mich. (AP) Inbee Park took the second-round lead Friday in the Meijer LPGA Classic, birdieing her first three holes en route to her second straight 5-under 66. Park finished on the front nine, adding birdies on the par-5 fifth and eighth holes in her bogey-free round at Blythefield Country Club. The third-ranked South Korean player won six times last year and took the Manulife...
Via AP on Fox
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Stacy Lewis is by Far The Best Golfer on The Planet on Any Tour

With the Women’s U.S. Open right around the corner, one name will always stand out in the field. Stacy Lewis, the world no.1 ranked LPGA Tour golfer who shortly lost her no.1 rank when Inbee Park was playing out her mind winning three out of five major championships during the 2013 season, is now on top of the world again and is not only the best golfer on the LPGA Tour, but the...
Via The GP Golf Report
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekend Recap: The Return of Ben Crane and Inbee Park

The PGA Tour’s biggest goofball held on tight to get back in the winner’s circle, the world No. 2 female went really low to get back in the winner’s circle, and a 40-year-old Swede staged an incredible comeback to win a playoff and get back in the winner’s circle. Here’s a look back at the weekend in golf:Ben Crane collects first win since 2011Tour funnyman Ben Crane opened...
Via Back9Network
June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

LPGA pros are right to be upset with Paulina Gretzky cover

It’s rare that the cover of Golf Digest gets thrown into the headlines, but that’s exactly where the magazine finds itself thanks to its latest “fitness issue” and cover girl Paulina Gretzky.  What’s the daughter of a hockey legend doing on the cover of a golf magazine?  It’s a question that was asked enough yesterday for Golf Digest to publicly defend the choice, saying...
Via Awful Announcing
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Inbee Park, Gerina Piller share early lead

PHOENIX (AP) Top-ranked Inbee Park birdied her final three holes Thursday for a 6-under 66 and a share of the JTBC Founders Cup lead among the early starters.
Via FOXSports.com
March 20, 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...
Via AP on Fox
February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 1 Inbee Park starts new season with high hopes

Top-ranked Inbee Park thinks she can do better this year than last year. Last year she won the first three majors and six titles overall, easily the best season of her eight-year pro golf career. Raising her expectations is not about putting any extra pressure on herself, though. ''Every new season I think about doing better than last year,'' Park said at the LPGA...
Via AP on Fox
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

A Look Back: 2013 LPGA Tour Winners

Inbee Park and Lydia Ko dominated the headlines in ladies golf in 2013, but they weren't the only ones winning. Here's a look at all the 2013 winners on the LPGA Tour.
Via Back9Network
January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Lydia Ko wins first title as professional

Lydia Ko rallied to win her first title as a professional. The 16-year-old from New Zealand won the Swinging Skirts World Ladies Masters on Sunday, closing with a 4-under 68 for a three-stroke victory over South Korea's So Yeon Ryu. Ko had an 11-under 205 total at Linkou Miramar and earned $150,000 in the event sanctioned by the Taiwan and Korean tours. Ryu finished with a...
Via AP on Fox
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

The secret to Park's success was happiness

LPGA Tour Commissioner Mike Whan said the annual awards celebration was by far his favorite time on the year. Inbee Park made it special for everyone there with a speech that explained who she is and what she tried to achieve this year. Park had six wins and three straight majors with just more than three months left in the season, and she still didn't wrap up the points-based...
Via AP on Fox
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Pics: Holly Highlights Golf’s Most Beautiful Women, Who Else is Featured?

Holly Sonders has quickly become one of the most popular reporters in sports and she’s also known to be a pretty good golfer as well. You can view her slideshow HERE. In the last few weeks, Golf magazine highlighted some of the most beautiful women in golf and it’s great that the ladies of golf are getting much attention. Some of these ladies are golfers, some are journalists...
Via The GP Golf Report
November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

The not-so-new but expanding world of golf

(Eds: Updates photo links. With AP Photos.) By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer Consider a couple of scenes from the golf world this year, with emphasis on ''world.'' Inbee Park began her bid to become the first golfer to capture four straight majors in one season by teeing off at 7 a.m. in the opening round at St. Andrews. It was a strange starting time for the star...
Via AP on Fox
November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Park opens Malaysian defense on confidence high

World No.1 Inbee Park will have the Rolex Player of the Year rankings in mind when she opens her LPGA Malaysia title defense at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club on Thursday. The 25-year-old Park recovered from a recent dip in form by finishing third at the Reignwood Classic in Beijing last weekend. Park marked the first half of the season with six wins including three majors...
Via AP on Fox
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Inbee Park seeks to regain winning form in China

South Korea's Inbee Park will seek to regain her dominant form with a strong showing at the inaugural Reignwood LPGA Classic in Beijing. Park, the world No. 1, is being joined by third-ranked American Stacy Lewis at the tournament, which begins Thursday. Park swept the first three major championships of the season, and has added three other U.S. LPGA Tour wins this year. However...
Via AP on Fox
October 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Rain postpones Evian Championship

The first day of play at the Evian Championship has been washed out after heavy morning rain soaked the newly-designed course. Players were on the course for less than one hour before being forced to come off, and organizers decided to postpone further play until Friday. Top-ranked Inbee Park of South Korea, the defending champion, is looking to become the first professional golfer...
Via AP on Fox
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Park seeks four majors in one year

Inbee Park wants to achieve two things at the Evian Championship -- defend her title and make history. The South Korean is looking to become the first professional golfer to win four majors in a year, something not even Arnold Palmer, Annika Sorenstam or Jack Nicklaus could manage. "Four out of five majors is an amazing thing to achieve," Park said on Wednesday, a day...
Via AP on Fox
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Park looks to make history at Evian Championship

Top-ranked Inbee Park has two objectives at the Evian Championship: Successfully defending her title and making history. The South Korean is looking to become the first professional golfer to win four majors in a year, something not even the likes of Arnold Palmer, Annika Sorenstam or Jack Nicklaus could manage. ''Four out of five majors is an amazing thing to achieve,...
Via AP on Fox
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss
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