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Ko’s streak ends as Minjee makes strong start

Ko’s streak ends as Minjee makes strong start

Jin Young Ko’s attempt to set a new record for consecutive rounds in the 60s came to an end in Korea on Thursday, but the local hope was proud of her opening efforts at the BMW Ladies Championship. 22 Oct 2021
Jin Young Ko wins, ties Sorenstam record

Jin Young Ko wins, ties Sorenstam record

Jin Young Ko has finished off a wire-to-wire victory in the Founders Cup with her 14th consecutive round in the 60s to match a 16-year LPGA Tour record held by Annika Sorenstam. 11 Oct 2021
Ko builds commanding lead at Founders Cup

Ko builds commanding lead at Founders Cup

Jin Young Ko ran off six birdies over a seven-hole stretch on the back nine for an eight-under 63 to build a three-shot lead in the Cognizant Founders Cup. 8 Oct 2021
Castle completes improbable run to U.S. Women’s Amateur title

Castle completes improbable run to U.S. Women’s Amateur title

Jensen Castle completed one of the most improbable runs in U.S. Women’s Amateur history by defeating Yu-Chiang (Vivian) Hou, 2 and 1, in Sunday’s 36-hole championship match at Westchester Country Club. 9 Aug 2021
Winner’s Bag: Annika Sorenstam – U.S. Senior Women’s Open

Winner’s Bag: Annika Sorenstam – U.S. Senior Women’s Open

Annika Sorenstam has been a rarely seen entity when it comes to competitive golf in recent years. But the Swede returned to major winning form at the U.S. Women’s Open on Sunday. Here is what the World Golf Hall of Fame member had in the bag. 2 Aug 2021
Sorenstam goes wire-to-wire at U.S. Senior Women’s Open

Sorenstam goes wire-to-wire at U.S. Senior Women’s Open

Annika Sorenstam steadily pulled away from her closest pursuer, fellow Swede Liselotte Neumann, to capture the U.S. Senior Women’s Open in her championship debut. 2 Aug 2021
Sorenstam three clear in Swedish quinella

Sorenstam three clear in Swedish quinella

Annika Sorenstam continued her strong debut performance in the third U.S. Senior Women’s Open Championship. 31 Jul 2021
Sorenstam tied at the top of rain affected U.S. Senior Women’s Open

Sorenstam tied at the top of rain affected U.S. Senior Women’s Open

At the top of the leaderboard in the 3rd U.S. Senior Women’s Open Championship in rain-delayed Round 1 on Thursday at Brooklawn Country Club were a pair of rookies: Annika Sorenstam and Dana Ebster. 30 Jul 2021
Morri: Golf (not women’s or men’s) the winner

Morri: Golf (not women’s or men’s) the winner

There is an assumption that events like the Vic Open and last weekend’s Scandinavian Mixed are predominantly focussed on raising the profile of women’s golf. 15 Jun 2021
Aussie Kyriacou in contention at Scandinavian Mixed

Aussie Kyriacou in contention at Scandinavian Mixed

A three-hole blitz on her back nine has young Australian Stephanie Kyriacou in contention at the Scandinavian Mixed tournament in Gothenburg. 11 Jun 2021
The Preview: Scandinavian Mixed Hosted by Henrik & Annika

The Preview: Scandinavian Mixed Hosted by Henrik & Annika

The European and Ladies European Tours will combine this week to stage the inaugural Scandinavian Mixed Hosted by Henrik & Annika. Vallda Golf & Country Club will welcome 78 players from each Tour, who will be competing on the same golf course for the same trophy and prize money. 8 Jun 2021
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