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QUICK TAKE: South Koreans Take Two For Openers View More
The South Korean team was relieved to win both matches on Thursday at the UL International Crown. (Photo credit: LPGA)

QUICK TAKE: South Koreans Take Two For Openers

INCHEON, SOUTH KOREA | Whew, what a relief. They didn’t say it out loud but that was the reaction of the four South Korean players after they won both their opening four-ball matches against Chinese Taipei at the UL International Crown. Expectations have been so extreme leading into this event…

QUICK TAKE: Korda Showing What It Takes To Lead U.S. In Korea View More
Jessica Korda is taking the lead of the U.S. team at the UL International Crown (Photo Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Korda Showing What It Takes To Lead U.S. In Korea

INCHEON, SOUTH KOREA | Leaders and leadership are two very different things. Leaders often inherit their roles or have the title given to them by virtue of their age or status – think His Royal Highness King Such-and-Such or the distinguished senior senator from state X. Leadership, however, is forged…

QUICK TAKE: Evian Championship Founder Assails French Golf Culture View More
Franck Riboud with In Gee Chun, winner of the 2016 Evian Championship. (Photo Credit: Ladies European Tour)

QUICK TAKE: Evian Championship Founder Assails French Golf Culture

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, FRANCE | On a sweltering Wednesday afternoon near the shores of Lake Geneva, Evian Championship founder Franck Riboud launched a fiery attack on the attitudes about golf in his home country. The remarks came one day before the first shot of the year’s final women’s major championship and two…

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…

NEWS: Trip To Six Flags Helped Ryu Get Past Fear; Leads KPMG PGA By Three View More
So Yeon Ryu (Photo credit: Thomas J. Russo-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Trip To Six Flags Helped Ryu Get Past Fear; Leads KPMG PGA By Three

KILDEER, ILLINOIS | Fear is a crippling, often paralyzing emotion. You leave the house, drive halfway to the office and turn around in a panic, convinced that you’ve left the stove on or forgotten to lock the garage, even though you have a clear memory of doing what you fear…

NEWS: On Her Birthday, Ryu Puts Herself At Top Of KPMG PGA Leaderboard View More
So Yeon Ryu (Photo credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: On Her Birthday, Ryu Puts Herself At Top Of KPMG PGA Leaderboard

So Yeon Ryu, who, to beat the drum one more time, is the nicest person in golf, celebrated the 28th anniversary of her birth with a second consecutive 69 at Kemper Lakes, a golf course that has been long, wet, hot and difficult in the first two days of the…