Posts tagged with: "So Yeon Ryu"

QUICK TAKE: Focus On Present Serves Ryu At Evian View More
So Yeon Ryu (Photo credit: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Focus On Present Serves Ryu At Evian

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, FRANCE | So Yeon Ryu has the one thing every golfer covets. Not precision ballstriking, although she is still the best in the women’s game on that front. Not lag putting, even though during the 67 she shot in Thursday’s opening round of the Evian Championship, she hit almost…

NEWS: Trip To Six Flags Helped Ryu Get Past Fear; Leads KPMG PGA By Three View More
So Yeon Ryu (Photo credit: Thomas J. Russo-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Trip To Six Flags Helped Ryu Get Past Fear; Leads KPMG PGA By Three

KILDEER, ILLINOIS | Fear is a crippling, often paralyzing emotion. You leave the house, drive halfway to the office and turn around in a panic, convinced that you’ve left the stove on or forgotten to lock the garage, even though you have a clear memory of doing what you fear…

NEWS: On Her Birthday, Ryu Puts Herself At Top Of KPMG PGA Leaderboard View More
So Yeon Ryu (Photo credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: On Her Birthday, Ryu Puts Herself At Top Of KPMG PGA Leaderboard

So Yeon Ryu, who, to beat the drum one more time, is the nicest person in golf, celebrated the 28th anniversary of her birth with a second consecutive 69 at Kemper Lakes, a golf course that has been long, wet, hot and difficult in the first two days of the…

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…

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…