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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…

QUICK TAKE: New Events, Q-School Changes On 2018 LPGA Docket View More
LPGA commissioner Mike Whan (Photo credit: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: New Events, Q-School Changes On 2018 LPGA Docket

NAPLES, FLORIDA | As is his custom, Mike Whan came in costume. Two years ago at the CME Group Tour Championship, the commissioner donned a cheesehead to announce a new event in Wisconsin. Last year he put on a kilt to confirm the addition of the Women’s Scottish Open to…

QUICK TAKE: LPGA Puts On Award-Winning Night View More
So Yeon Ryu (R) poses with Annika Sorenstam after receiving the Rolex ANNIKA Major Award during the LPGA Rolex Players Awards. (Photo credit: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: LPGA Puts On Award-Winning Night

NAPLES, FLORIDA | It was perfect. There have been times when the Rolex Awards Banquet, the season-ending shindig at the Ritz-Carlton Naples where the LPGA Tour hands out hardware for Player of This and That, has seemed overproduced, more of a show than a gathering of friends honoring friends. But…

WATCH: Global Golf Post’s Steve Eubanks On Golf Channel’s Morning Drive View More
Steve Eubanks and Damon Hack discuss a pair of former No. 1 LPGA players on Golf Channel's Morning Drive.

WATCH: Global Golf Post’s Steve Eubanks On Golf Channel’s Morning Drive

Lydia Ko’s resurgence and So Yeon Ryu’s injury were Thursday morning’s hot topics, as Global Golf Post’s Steve Eubanks joined Golf Channel’s Morning Drive from the CME Group Tour Championship in Naples, Fla. Ko hasn’t won in more than a year and lost her world No. 1 ranking to Ariya…