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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…

Se Ri Pak Bids an Emotional Farewell in Final LPGA Tour Event View More
Se Ri Pak of South Korea takes a selfie with her fans during her retirement ceremony.

Se Ri Pak Bids an Emotional Farewell in Final LPGA Tour Event

South Korea’s most influential golfing hero received the home sendoff she deserved. Se Ri Pak, a five-time major champion and role model to a burgeoning legion of talented Korean women golfers, played her final LPGA Tour round on Thursday in Incheon, South Korea, at the KEB HanaBank Championship. The 39-year-old…