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LPGA: American Jessica Korda breaks course record, in four-stroke lead with 10-under

LPGA: American Jessica Korda breaks course record, in four-stroke lead with 10-under

The 24-year-old, who is making her season debut after jaw surgery, made eight birdies and a closing eagle to post an aggregate score of 16-under at Siam Country Club in Chonburi province.

Feb 23, 2018, 17:01 PM IST
Aditi Asok is back at Vic Oates Open but now as a star player

Aditi Asok is back at Vic Oates Open but now as a star player

Aditi Asok has not only been hitting the headlines but her showing has also encouraged others to raise their levels. So much so, three other Indian girls have made the LET Tour card.

Feb 08, 2017, 14:36 PM IST
Shanshan Feng takes halfway lead at Dubai Masters

Shanshan Feng takes halfway lead at Dubai Masters

The highest ranked player in the field, world number six Feng added a second successive bogey-free round of five-under par 67.

Dec 10, 2015, 22:56 PM IST
Canadian teen Brooke Henderson cruises to Portland win

Canadian teen Brooke Henderson cruises to Portland win

Canadian Brooke Henderson blitzed the field Sunday to run away with the Portland Classic title, becoming just the third player in history to win an LPGA Tour event before her 18th birthday.

Aug 17, 2015, 10:55 AM IST
Canadian teen Brooke Henderson boosts LPGA lead to five

Canadian teen Brooke Henderson boosts LPGA lead to five

Canadian teen Brooke Henderson fired a seven-under par 65 Saturday to set a 54-hole tournament record and grab a five-shot lead after three rounds at the LPGA Portland Classic.

Aug 16, 2015, 09:03 AM IST
Jang takes two shot lead at Marathon Classic

Jang takes two shot lead at Marathon Classic

Jang Ha-Na, who battled back problems in the first round which forced her to alter her swing, extended her lead after the second round of the LPGA Tour`s weather-hit Marathon Classic on Friday.

Jul 18, 2015, 09:30 AM IST
Lee ends Webb's reign as top Australian woman

Lee ends Webb's reign as top Australian woman

Australia had a new number one women`s golfer for the first time in around two decades on Tuesday after Minjee Lee leapfrogged Karrie Webb in the latest world rankings to end the seven-times major

Jun 30, 2015, 10:55 AM IST
South Korea`s Choi Na-Yeon wins NW Arkansas Championship

South Korea`s Choi Na-Yeon wins NW Arkansas Championship

South Korea`s Choi Na-Yeon holed out from the fairway for eagle on the 16th hole en route to a two-under 69 to claim the LPGA Tour`s NW Arkansas Championship.

Jun 29, 2015, 09:03 AM IST
Hur leads halted Arkansas Championship

Hur leads halted Arkansas Championship

South Korea`s Hur Mi-Jung held a two-shot lead at eight-under through 14 holes when opening-round play at the LPGA Tour`s stormy NW Arkansas Championship was suspended because of darkness on Friday

Jun 27, 2015, 10:50 AM IST
Canadian teen Brooke Henderson wins on Symetra Tour

Canadian teen Brooke Henderson wins on Symetra Tour

Canadian teenager Brooke Henderson fired a three-under par 69 on Sunday to win the Four Winds Invitational on the Symetra Tour, becoming the third-youngest winner on the women`s developmental circuit.

Jun 22, 2015, 10:53 AM IST
Park In-bee: South Korea's unsmiling, silent assassin

Park In-bee: South Korea's unsmiling, silent assassin

Few golfers would describe Park In-bee`s languid, truncated swing as "textbook", but after winning her sixth career major at the Women`s PGA Championship on Sunday, the South Korean is no doubt content to have played her way into the record books.

Jun 19, 2015, 13:36 PM IST
For new Korean wave, perfect practice makes perfect

For new Korean wave, perfect practice makes perfect

Unswerving dedication to endless hours of practice has long been touted as the key to South Korean success on the LPGA Tour, but for the current crop dominating the U.S. women`s circuit the days of bashing balls until their hands bleed are long gone.

Jun 15, 2015, 16:19 PM IST
Park passes Korean idol Pak Se-ri with sixth major win

Park passes Korean idol Pak Se-ri with sixth major win

Park In-bee accomplished a great deal in winning the Women`s PGA Championship on Sunday, a victory that put her name atop the list of Korean major winners.

Jun 15, 2015, 09:01 AM IST
Suzann Pettersen, Mariajo Uribe top crowded leaderboard at Manulife

Suzann Pettersen, Mariajo Uribe top crowded leaderboard at Manulife

Norways` Suzann Pettersen fired a bogey-free seven-under 65 to seize a share of the lead with Mariajo Uribe atop a crowded leaderboard after the second round of the LPGA Tour`s Manulife Classic.

Jun 06, 2015, 07:35 AM IST

Nordqvist comes from behind to win ShopRite Classic

Sweden`s Anna Nordqvist rallied to fire a two-under 69 and win the LPGA Tour`s ShopRite Classic by one shot for her first win of the season on Sunday.

Jun 01, 2015, 07:48 AM IST
Olympic motivation strong for South Korea's women

Olympic motivation strong for South Korea's women

With Park In-bee`s victory at the North Texas Shootout on Sunday South Korean golfers have won seven of the first 11 LPGA Tour events this season and the world number two says the battle for a spot on the Korean Olympic team is driving them hard. 

May 04, 2015, 09:18 AM IST
Kim Sei-Young holes out from fairway to win LOTTE Championship

Kim Sei-Young holes out from fairway to win LOTTE Championship

LPGA Tour rookie Kim Sei-Young produced a stunning turnaround to win the LOTTE Championship in Hawaii on Saturday, chipping in to force a playoff with Park In-bee before holing out from 150 yards to beat the world number three on the first extra hole.

Apr 19, 2015, 12:26 PM IST
Two Kims atop crowded Korean leaderboard

Two Kims atop crowded Korean leaderboard

Kim Sei-Young fired a five-under 67 in Thursday`s second round to join rookie Kim In-Kyung atop a crowded South Korean dominated leaderboard at the LPGA Tour`s LOTTE Championship.

Apr 17, 2015, 17:39 PM IST
Korean Kim takes charge as Ko's run ends

Korean Kim takes charge as Ko's run ends

South Korea`s Kim Sei-young spectacularly eagled the par-five 18th to surge into a two-shot lead in the second round of the ANA Inspiration on Friday as Lydia Ko`s record-equalling run came to an end.

Apr 04, 2015, 08:47 AM IST
Relaxed approach key for pressure free Park

Relaxed approach key for pressure free Park

 Free of the burden that comes with the world number one ranking, South Korea`s Park In-bee is looking forward to a more relaxed year on the LPGA Tour that she hopes will lead to an elusive British Open title.

Mar 04, 2015, 13:53 PM IST