Posts tagged with: "Lydia Ko"

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PostCast, Episode 6: Playing Golf Matchmaker, Lexi Thompson’s Remarkable Life and More

In this Valentine’s Day-themed episode of the PostCast, Sean Fairholm and Cassie Stein discuss the best and worst possible combos of male and female tour professionals, what makes us fall in love with the game and more. The co-hosts are joined by LPGA Tour insider Steve Eubanks, who explains what…

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Leadbetter’s Criticism of Ko Family Is Undeserved

The Lydia Ko-David Leadbetter split took an ugly turn on Friday after Leadbetter, in a story by Jaime Diaz on GolfDigest.com, blamed Ko’s parents for much of the trouble in the 19-year-old’s game. “At this point, their sole occupation is taking care of Lydia’s every need,” Leadbetter is quoted as…

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Lydia Ko, Swing Coach David Leadbetter Part Ways

We saw it coming. Close watchers of Lydia Ko have known that her tenure as a student of David Leadbetter’s was in its waning days. The swing changes Ko began implementing during the LPGA’s Asian swing this fall were not exactly a repudiation of the work she and Leadbetter had…

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In Full Change Mode, Ko Leaves Callaway For PXG

Lydia Ko is in full change mode. She’s changed caddies and is in the process of perfecting a swing change. Now, Global Golf Post has confirmed that she is also changing equipment. After three successful seasons with Callaway, Ko will be playing PXG next year. In fact, she flew directly…

Lydia Ko Meets Prince Harry

Chalk it up as one of the perks of being No.1 in the world. At a reception following the opening ceremonies for the Invictus Games – the Paralympic-style event for wounded veterans being held this week at the Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports complex in Orlando – Lydia Ko,…

The Post’s Steve Eubanks Appears on Morning Drive

The Post’s Steve Eubanks appeared on Golf Channel’s Morning Drive to talk about Lydia Ko, Inbee Park and the Race to the CME Globe. Click the link below to watch the video: http://www.golfchannel.com/media/lydia-ko-returns-cme-group-tour-championship/