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Stacy Lewis leads after the first rounds at the Reignwood LPGA Classic. (Kevin Burns, Front Row Shots)

Lewis Leads In China

With the Ryder Cup hangover entering that dull ache stage just before you break out the chicken soup and Saltine crackers, it’s good to have real golf being played again…even if it is half a world away. The first round of the Reignwood LPGA Classic in Beijing kicked off while…

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Tour Card Pursuit Is On

While the FedEx Cup chase heats up this week at the Deutsche Bank Championship outside Boston, the scramble for PGA Tour cards commences with the Web.com Tour Finals. The second edition of the four-event series that replaced Q-School as the main pipeline to the PGA Tour starts Thursday at the…

Swan Song for Wegmans LPGA Championship

Pittsford, N.Y. | This week marks the end of an era for the LPGA as players tee off in the Wegmans LPGA Championship for the last time and the tour departs the Rochester, N.Y., market after 38 years. The LPGA’s fourth major, which is also its second-longest running tournament (60…

'The Founders' Chronicles LPGA Beginnings

It was an intimate gathering in the back room of a very loud restaurant in Atlanta’s trendy Buckhead section. On Tuesday night, 25 invited guests including players like Rosie Jones, Jenny Lidback and Jane Park, industry people like Ann Cain from Titleist, wealthy philanthropists who would rather not have their…

In Praise Of The LPGA

Isn’t it interesting how this has worked out: Everything that the PGA Tour needs right now, the LPGA has. The LPGA’s stars are playing well. The PGA Tour’s stars are not. The LPGA has natural healthy rivalries (Wie vs. Thompson, Ko vs. Lewis, Asians vs. Americans). The PGA Tour has…