Category: LPGA

QUICK TAKE: Co-Leaders Took Varied Journeys To France View More
Maria Torres (Photo credit: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Co-Leaders Took Varied Journeys To France

ÉVIAN-LES-BAINS, FRANCE | For the first time in anyone’s memory, two of the four leaders going into the weekend at a major championship have never cursed in their lives. In fact, you’d be hard pressed to get a “golly darn” out of either María Torres or Amy Olson. What you…

QUICK TAKE: Focus On Present Serves Ryu At Evian View More
So Yeon Ryu (Photo credit: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Focus On Present Serves Ryu At Evian

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, FRANCE | So Yeon Ryu has the one thing every golfer covets. Not precision ballstriking, although she is still the best in the women’s game on that front. Not lag putting, even though during the 67 she shot in Thursday’s opening round of the Evian Championship, she hit almost…

QUICK TAKE: Women Merit More Than A Token PGA Tour Try, Kerr Says View More
Cristie Kerr is hopeful that more opportunities for women to play alongside men will be available. (Photo Credit: Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Women Merit More Than A Token PGA Tour Try, Kerr Says

Cristie Kerr thinks that the time could be right for one of the top LPGA professionals to compete in five or six tournaments in a row on the PGA Tour instead of just the odd isolated event. It is, after all, only what Tiger Woods recommended as long ago as…

QUICK TAKE: Lincicome Inspires As She Preps For PGA Tour Event View More
Brittany Lincicome hits a drive during the first round of last month's KPMG Women's PGA Championship. (Photo: Brian Spurlock, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Lincicome Inspires As She Preps For PGA Tour Event

Prior to Thursday, five women had played in PGA Tour events: Babe Zaharias, Shirley Spork, Annika Sorenstam, Suzy Whaley and Michelle Wie (who did it eight times). But none of them were as calm and joyful as Brittany Lincicome, who will become the sixth at 9:59 a.m. on Thursday when…

BREAKING NEWS: Inbee Park Bows Out Of UL International Crown View More
Inbee Park made a stunning move on Monday by withdrawing from the UL International Crown. (Photo: Brian Spurlock, USA Today Sports)

BREAKING NEWS: Inbee Park Bows Out Of UL International Crown

It was supposed to be a formality. Barring injury, long-term illness or a family member in some form of distress, Monday was the day that all the players who qualified for the UL International Crown (to be played in Incheon, South Korea October 4 – 7) were to confirm their…

NEWS: Complete Game Needed For Leaders At Kemper Lakes View More
Jessica Korda opened with a 5-under 67 Thursday at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship. (Photo Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Complete Game Needed For Leaders At Kemper Lakes

KILDEER, ILLINOIS | Early first-round leader Jessica Korda summed it up best: “Finally, a golf course that benefits the long hitters.” She’s right. Kemper Lakes was always going to be beefy for the best women in the game – the longest course in KPMG Women’s PGA Championship history at a…