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Sorenstam to compete in first U.S. Senior Women’s Open

Sorenstam to compete in first U.S. Senior Women’s Open

Three-time U.S. Women’s Open champion Annika Sorenstam has filed an entry as a fully exempt player for the 3rd U.S. Women’s Senior Open Championship, which is scheduled for July 29-Aug. 1, 2021, at Brooklawn Country Club. 13 May 2021
USGA announces special exemption for Cristie Kerr into the U.S. Women’s Open

USGA announces special exemption for Cristie Kerr into the U.S. Women’s Open

The United States Golf Association (USGA) has announced that 2007 U.S. Women’s Open champion Cristie Kerr has accepted a special exemption into the 76th U.S. Women’s Open Championship, which will be conducted June 3–6 at The Olympic Club (Lake Course) in San Francisco, California. 11 May 2021
Players honour Woods in Sunday red

Players honour Woods in Sunday red

Tiger Woods has expressed his gratitude for the "touching" gesture as players, including Australian Jason Day, wore his signature Sunday red and black in his honour for the final round of their respective tournaments. 1 Mar 2021
No FT return for Sorenstam to LPGA Tour

No FT return for Sorenstam to LPGA Tour

Annika Sorenstam says she is looking forward to playing at this week's LPGA Tour event in Florida after 13 years away but the 10-time major champion has no plans to make a permanent comeback. 25 Feb 2021
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

Last week saw one of our tipsters claim a $61 winner. Can they continue their great form this week across the WGC and LPGA events in Florida and Puerto Rico Open? 23 Feb 2021
Sorenstam back on LPGA Tour after 13 years

Sorenstam back on LPGA Tour after 13 years

More than a decade after Annika Sorenstam won her last LPGA Tour event, the player felt by many to be the best woman golfer of them all is ready to tee it up again. 10 Feb 2021
Son urges Player not to accept Trump medal

Son urges Player not to accept Trump medal

The son of golfing great Gary Player has made an impassioned plea to his father to return one of Donald Trump's Presidential Medals of Freedom awarded last week. 14 Jan 2021
Trump awards Medal of Freedom to golf trio

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to golf trio

US president Donald Trump, facing calls for his removal from office, turned from controversy to ceremony on Thursday as he awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to golfers Annika Sorenstam, Gary Player and Babe Didrikson Zaharias. 8 Jan 2021
Kim wins US Women's Open on debut

Kim wins US Women's Open on debut

A Lim Kim wanted to have a good tournament experience in her debut appearance in the US Women's Open and she ended up with much more than that – securing the title in record fashion. 15 Dec 2020
USGA launches ‘Women Worth Watching’

USGA launches ‘Women Worth Watching’

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today launched “Women Worth Watching,” a long-term commitment to use its championships and platforms to celebrate female athletes and role models while promoting equality and diversity in sports and society. 10 Dec 2020
Kyriacou named LET Rookie of the Year

Kyriacou named LET Rookie of the Year

Australia's Steph Kyriacou says she has fulfilled one of the first aims of her dazzling debut year in professional golf by winning the prestigious Ladies European Tour Rookie of the Year award. 1 Dec 2020
Morri: Time to talk like Karrie

Morri: Time to talk like Karrie

Several years ago during a discussion about a now long forgotten issue, the head of what was then the NSW Golf Association, David Allen, told me something which I have never forgotten. 6 Jul 2020
VIDEO TOUR TIP: Sorenstam & Stenson pitching masterclass

VIDEO TOUR TIP: Sorenstam & Stenson pitching masterclass

Throughout their careers, Henrik Stenson and Annika Sörenstam, have relied upon impeccable wedge games to win a combined 114 tournaments worldwide. 10 Jun 2020
Sharing is caring: The most charitable golfers

Sharing is caring: The most charitable golfers

From Arnold Palmer to Robert Allenby, golf, thankfully, has produced some extremely charitable players. Here, in no particular order, are 10 golfers known for their charitable contributions. 12 May 2020
Round to remember: The day Karrie went from great to 'Super'

Round to remember: The day Karrie went from great to 'Super'

Karrie Webb’s fabled playing career is littered with records and milestones. But one rain-soaked afternoon in Scotland will long be remembered as a ‘Super’ performance. 11 May 2020
Inbee Park returns to Australia for summer of golf

Inbee Park returns to Australia for summer of golf

One of the greatest players in the history of women’s golf is coming back to play in Australia for the first time in six years. 13 Jan 2020
Haney deserved suspension: Tiger Woods

Haney deserved suspension: Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods says his former swing coach Hank Haney "deserved" his suspension from a radio show during which he made racist comments on the eve of the US Women's Open. 1 Jun 2019
World No.1 wins inaugural Augusta National Women’s Amateur

World No.1 wins inaugural Augusta National Women’s Amateur

Jennifer Kupcho, the world’s top-ranked amateur, played her final six holes in five under par, including an eagle on the par-five 13th, to prevail against Mexico’s Maria Fassi and become the first champion of the Augusta National Women’s Amateur. 7 Apr 2019
Young Kim shatters LPGA scoring records

Young Kim shatters LPGA scoring records

Sei Young Kim has become the first player in LPGA Tour history to go lower than 30-under-par, on her way to a nine-shot win at the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic on Sunday. 9 Jul 2018