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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…

NEWS: World No. 1 Maguire Will Forgo LPGA Q-School Finals View More
Leona Maguire represented Ireland at the 2016 Olympics. (Photo Credit: REUTERS/Andrew Boyers, Picture Supplied by Action Images)

NEWS: World No. 1 Maguire Will Forgo LPGA Q-School Finals

Nobody can deny that world amateur No. 1 Leona Maguire is a rare breed. But she’s an even rarer breed at the pressure-packed LPGA and Symetra Tour Qualifying Tournament Stage II event in Florida this week because her goal is simply to complete 72 holes and secure Symetra Tour status….

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…

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…