aig womens open

Plata wins Women’s Amateur Latin America Championship

Plata wins Women’s Amateur Latin America Championship

Colombia’s Valery Plata has won the inaugural Women’s Amateur Latin America championship presented by The R&A and ANNIKA Foundation. 22 Nov 2021
Vongtaveelap takes early Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific championship lead

Vongtaveelap takes early Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific championship lead

Natthakritta Vongtaveelap opened a two-shot lead after the first round of the Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific championship (WAAP), following a brilliant six-under-par 66 that featured seven birdies. 11 Nov 2021
Top players to use Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific Championship as launchpad

Top players to use Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific Championship as launchpad

Some of the finest players in the Asia-Pacific region are aiming to emulate the illustrious alumni of the Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific (WAAP) championship when the region’s premier women’s event is held at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club in the United Arab Emirates capital from November 10-13. 7 Oct 2021
Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific moves to Abu Dhabi Golf Club

Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific moves to Abu Dhabi Golf Club

The R&A and Asia-Pacific Golf Confederation (APGC) have announced that the 2021 Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific (WAAP) championship will be staged at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from 10-13 November. 1 Sep 2021
Morri: Laura the legend

Morri: Laura the legend

If you’re making the case for golf Exhibit A – the legend that is Laura Davies – must surely be among the first entered into evidence? 23 Aug 2021
Winner’s Bag: Anna Nordqvist – AIG Women’s Open

Winner’s Bag: Anna Nordqvist – AIG Women’s Open

Sweden’s Anna Nordqvist captured her third major title on a dramatic final day of the 2021 major season at Carnoustie on Sunday. Here is what Nordqvist, who shot weekend rounds of 65-69, had in the bag in Scotland. 23 Aug 2021
Minjee Lee charge falls just short at Open

Minjee Lee charge falls just short at Open

Minjee Lee has produced another of her ‘Sunday specials’ but the Australian's final round charge was not enough to earn her back-to-back major wins as Sweden's Anna Nordqvist took the Women's Open Championship at Carnoustie. 23 Aug 2021
Nelly shares Women's Open lead, Aussies within reach

Nelly shares Women's Open lead, Aussies within reach

Rampant World No.1 Nelly Korda can feel a target on her back after a brilliant start to the AIG Women's British Open – and Australia's leading challengers, headed by Minjee Lee, will be firing at it following a round of fireworks at fearsome Carnoustie. 20 Aug 2021
Aussies' Carnoustie prep complete

Aussies' Carnoustie prep complete

Minjee Lee says avoiding Carnoustie's devilishly deep bunkers will be key as she hunts back-to-back majors and the biggest purse in women's golf history. 19 Aug 2021
AIG Women’s Open eliminate single-use plastic water bottles

AIG Women’s Open eliminate single-use plastic water bottles

The R&A, Mastercard and adidas are partnering to launch the Open Water Project at the 2021 AIG Women’s Open at Carnoustie. 19 Aug 2021
AIG Women’s Open sets a new benchmark with record prize fund

AIG Women’s Open sets a new benchmark with record prize fund

The AIG Women’s Open has set a new benchmark for prize money in women’s golf with the announcement that the prize fund for this year’s championship will increase by $1.3 million to $5.8 million with the winner earning $870,000. 19 Aug 2021
Minjee targeting rare double at Women’s Open

Minjee targeting rare double at Women’s Open

No longer the best player without a major, Minjee Lee is now chasing one of the most elusive feats in golf at this week's AIG Women's Open in Scotland. 18 Aug 2021
‘I feel like a princess!’: Steph Kyriacou

‘I feel like a princess!’: Steph Kyriacou

Her father has taken time off from caddying for her and – no offence, dad – but Steph Kyriacou couldn't be happier. 18 Aug 2021
Popov relishing Women's Open defence

Popov relishing Women's Open defence

Sophia Popov has embraced her status as the defending champion at the AIG Women's Open at Carnoustie, saying she is ready to build on last year's fairy tale triumph. 18 Aug 2021
AIG Women’s Open: First & second round Tee Times (AEST)

AIG Women’s Open: First & second round Tee Times (AEST)

The final major of the year gets underway on Thursday afternoon Australian time, and once again we have done the hard work for your viewing pleasure. Here are the AIG Women’s Open first and second round tee times in Australian Eastern Standard Time. 17 Aug 2021
Familiar feelings for Hannah at Carnoustie

Familiar feelings for Hannah at Carnoustie

Perth and Mount Lawley Golf Club are a long way from Carnoustie, where the AIG Women’s Open takes place this week. But that hasn’t stopped Hannah Green from feeling somewhat at home upon the famed linksland. 17 Aug 2021
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

The major championships for 2021 draw to a close this week, as the world’s best women contest the AIG Women’s Open. Here are our team’s tips for the winner, top Aussie and outsider. Plus, their PGA and European Tour picks. 17 Aug 2021
The Preview: AIG Women's Open

The Preview: AIG Women's Open

It’s the final golf major of the year and the AIG Women’s Open will have the full attention of the golf world as the best in the women’s game tackle one of the game’s great courses in Carnoustie. 17 Aug 2021
Delight for Darling again at Girls' Amateur

Delight for Darling again at Girls' Amateur

Hannah Darling fought off a late comeback bid from Beth Coulter to continue her dream summer and win the R&A Girls’ Amateur Championship at Fulford. 16 Aug 2021
AIG Women’s Open celebrates 20 years since Se Ri Pak shone at Sunningdale

AIG Women’s Open celebrates 20 years since Se Ri Pak shone at Sunningdale

Exactly 20 years have passed since Se Ri Pak made history as the first South Korean winner of the AIG Women’s Open, sparking an incredible period of success for Asia with ten further champions since the historic moment for the championship. 12 Aug 2021
Rose Zhang earns second Mark H McCormack Medal

Rose Zhang earns second Mark H McCormack Medal

Rose Zhang of the United States of America has won the Mark H McCormack Medal as the leading female player in the 2021 World Amateur Golf Ranking. This is her second straight McCormack Medal, having also received the honour last October. 12 Aug 2021