Posts tagged with: "Suzann Pettersen"

QUICK TAKE: Matthew Addition a Blessing in Disguise For Europe View More
Suzann Pettersen (left) is being replaced on Team Europe at the Solheim Cup by Catriona Matthew (right). (Photo: LPGA)

QUICK TAKE: Matthew Addition a Blessing in Disguise For Europe

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA | Nobody cheers an injury. Nobody wants a player to be anything other than her best. But when Suzann Pettersen informed Annika Sörenstam on Wednesday morning that an old back injury that flared up again during morning run last Saturday back home in Norway would keep…

BREAKING NEWS: Pettersen Withdraws From Solheim Cup, Replaced By Matthew View More
Suzann Pettersen, pictured at the 2017 KPMG Women's PGA Championship, has withdrawn from the Solheim Cup. (Photo Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports)

BREAKING NEWS: Pettersen Withdraws From Solheim Cup, Replaced By Matthew

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA | Rumours circulating this morning turned out to be true, with confirmation coming from none other than Annika Sörenstam, the European captain. Suzann Pettersen will not be playing in this week’s Solheim Cup because of back problem which resurfaced in her native Norway last weekend. Pettersen’s…

Pettersen Apologizes In Wake Of Controversy View More
Mandatory Credit: Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports / Reuters. Picture Supplied by Action Images.

Pettersen Apologizes In Wake Of Controversy

After initially standing by her controversial actions Sunday at the Solheim Cup, Suzann Pettersen posted a note on Instagram saying she felt “gutted and truly sad” about the events that took place.   Below is the full statement: “I’ve never felt more gutted and truly sad about what went down Sunday…

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Pettersen Out At Kraft Nabisco Championship

Norway’s Suzann Pettersen, the No. 2 player on the Rolex Rankings heading into this weekend’s Kraft Nabisco Championship, said today she’ll miss the first major event on the LPGA Tour schedule. Pettersen has withdrawn because of an aggravated disc in her back. “It’s so unfortunate that I can’t compete this…

Top 10's Not Good Enough For Lewis

She didn’t say “Second place sucks,” the way Tiger Woods did in a television interview in 1996, but Stacy Lewis came as close as possible without stepping across that line. Prior to the Kia Classic in Carlsbad, Calif., Lewis, who led the tour in top-10 finishes a year ago and…