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Sung Hyun Park Clinches 2017 Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year Honors

Sung Hyun Park Clinches 2017 Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year Honors

The LPGA Tour today announced that 24-year-old Sung Hyun Park, of the Republic of Korea, has mathematically clinched the 2017 Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year award with five events remaining on the season’s schedule. Park, who won the 2017 U.S. Women’s Open Championship for her first LPGA and…

QUICK TAKE: A Hall Of Fame Induction To Remember View More
John Hopkins delivers the induction speech for Henry Longhurst at the World Golf Hall of Fame ceremony.

QUICK TAKE: A Hall Of Fame Induction To Remember

NEW YORK | They squared a circle in Wall Street. To a cacophony of the sounds of New York City from outside, and to cheers, tears and laughter from inside the building, Davis Love III, Meg Mallon and Lorena Ochoa were among those inducted into the World Golf Hall of…

NEWS: Catriona Matthew Named 2019 European Solheim Cup Captain View More
Catriona Matthew at the 2017 Solheim Cup at Des Moines Golf and Country Club. (Photo Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Catriona Matthew Named 2019 European Solheim Cup Captain

Catriona Matthew, a four-time LPGA Tour winner and nine-time Solheim Cup participant, has been named the European Solheim Cup captain for the 2019 matches in her home country of Scotland, the Ladies European Tour announced Thursday. Matthew, 48, was an unsurprising pick given her experience and Scottish roots. The PGA…

QUICK TAKE: A Class Act Bows Out View More
Ai Miyazato's decorated LPGA Tour career came to a close on Sunday in France.

QUICK TAKE: A Class Act Bows Out

  Athletes retire all the time. But it isn’t often that a sport loses a precious gem like golf did this week. On Sunday, Ai Miyazato, who has always been a better person than she is a player, even when she was the No.1-ranked player in the world, waved goodbye…

QUICK TAKE: Sister Act Takes A Moriya Turn View More
Moriya Jutanugarn is looking for her first LPGA and her first major victory at the Evian Championship. (Photo Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Sister Act Takes A Moriya Turn

Wouldn’t it be something? If Moriya Jutanugarn holds onto the one-shot lead she carries into the final round of the Evian Championship, three players this year will have made their first LPGA victory a major. Danielle Kang and Sung Hyun Park captured their first at the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship…

Park Turns Things Around At Evian After Thursday Wash Out View More
Sung Hyun Park during the Evian Championship. She shot a first-round 63. (Photo credit: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Park Turns Things Around At Evian After Thursday Wash Out

You can’t blame the player. In fact, you should applaud Sung Hyun Park for turning things around so quickly. But the early first-round leader of the shortened Evian Championship highlighted the mistake made by officials who wiped away Thursday and chose to make the final major championship of 2017 the…