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NEWS: Tournament Of Champions To Kick Off LPGA Slate In 2019 View More
Tranquilo Golf Club at Four Seasons Resort

NEWS: Tournament Of Champions To Kick Off LPGA Slate In 2019

There’s a new season-opener for the LPGA, an event that should earn a lot of attention because of its format. The tour will kick off 2019 in Florida with the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions, to be held from Jan. 17-20, 2019, at Tranquilo Golf Club at Four Seasons Resort…

NEWS: LPGA Adds South Korean Course As An Officially Licensed Golf Course View More
Asiad Country Club as LPGA International Busan (Courtesy photo)

NEWS: LPGA Adds South Korean Course As An Officially Licensed Golf Course

It’s not the TPC network and, as commissioner Mike Whan told The Post a couple of years ago, it probably never will be. But the LPGA just doubled its number of officially licensed golf courses, going from one facility – LPGA International in Daytona Beach, which has 36 holes –…

QUICK TAKE: Olympic Ceremonies Have LPGA Flavor View More
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 20: Gold medalist, Inbee Park of Korea poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for Women's Golf on Day 15 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Golf Course on August 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Olympic Ceremonies Have LPGA Flavor

They aren’t winter athletes – although you could make the case that professional golf is a year-round sport – but you can’t overemphasize their superstar status in their homeland. So, it shouldn’t surprise anyone that LPGA standout and former world No.1 Inbee Park along with World Golf Hall of Famer…

NEWS: Lewis Addresses Golf’s Wage Gap In World Economic Forum Essay View More
Stacy Lewis at the 2017 Canadian Pacific Women's Open (Photo Credit: Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Lewis Addresses Golf’s Wage Gap In World Economic Forum Essay

PARADISE ISLAND, BAHAMAS – It’s not often that you have a warm Bahamian breeze at your back and the emerald blue Caribbean ahead when Davos, Switzerland, comes up. But that’s what happened on Wednesday at the Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic. Gender, and how public-private partnerships can bridge inequality, is an…