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Top 10's Not Good Enough For Lewis

She didn’t say “Second place sucks,” the way Tiger Woods did in a television interview in 1996, but Stacy Lewis came as close as possible without stepping across that line. Prior to the Kia Classic in Carlsbad, Calif., Lewis, who led the tour in top-10 finishes a year ago and…

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Kraft Nabisco To End LPGA Sponsorship

The longtime title sponsor of the LPGA’s first major championship of the season won’t be back after this year’s tournament. Kraft Nabisco, whose contract with the Kraft Nabisco Championship expires this year, won’t sponsor the tournament in 2015, LPGA Commissioner Mike Whan told The Desert Sun in an interview published…

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Thailand Protests Haven't Reached LPGA Event

Golf is not played in a dome or a bubble, nor is it impervious to outside forces of nature and politics. The nature part is as obvious as a rain delay. The politics part is usually tougher to spot. But that’s not the case this week as the best women…

Ko, Lorde Cross Paths

Lydia Ko wasn’t the only teen celeb to arrive in New Zealand earlier this week. Shortly after the 16-year-old golf phenom touched down in her homeland following a top-10 finish at the LPGA’s season-opening Pure Silk Bahamas Classic, the singing sensation Lorde arrived at Auckland Airport. “I have never met…