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Korda, Nordqvist, Noh share LPGA Tour lead in North Texas

Dec. 4, 2020 7:31 PM EST

THE COLONY, Texas (AP) — Jessica Korda was prepared for another bone-chilling round at Old American Golf Club. Maybe, a bit too prepared. “My immediate regret when I was on the front nine my kneecaps started to sweat and I didn’t have pants I could take off," Korda said. “What a...

PGA Tour ends year in Mexico, Europe has 2 events in 1 week

Dec. 1, 2020 9:42 AM EST

PGA TOUR MAYAKOBA GOLF CLASSIC Site: Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Course: El Camaleon GC. Yardage: 7,017. Par: 71. Prize money: $7.2 million. Winner's share: $1.29 million. Television: Thursday-Saturday, 2-5 p.m. (Golf Channel); Sunday, 1-4 p.m. (NBC). Defending champion: Brendon Todd. FedEx Cup leader: Dustin...

Sei Young Kim, of South Korea, celebrates after winning the LPGA Pelican Women's Championship golf tournament Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Belleair, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Sei Young Kim wins Pelican Women's for 2nd straight victory

Nov. 22, 2020 5:52 PM EST

BELLEAIR, Fla. (AP) — Sei Young Kim won the Pelican Women’s Championship on Sunday for her second straight victory, closing with an even-par 70 for a three-stroke victory over Ally McDonald. The KPMG Women’s PGA winner way back on Oct. 11 in her last start, the second-ranked Kim won for the...

Sei Young Kim, of South Korea, watches her tee shot on the 12th hole during the final round at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship golf tournament at the Aronimink Golf Club, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, in Newtown Square, Pa. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

Sei Young Kim wins 1st major at Women’s PGA Championship.

Oct. 11, 2020 3:21 PM EDT

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) — Sei Young Kim lined up for the putt on the 18th hole that would seal her first LPGA major championship and somehow missed by inches. One member of the gallery — in this instance, roughly 75 officials, photographers and course stragglers — even said “she made...

Sei Young Kim, of South Korea, watches her shot on the 15th hole during the third round at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship golf tournament at the Aronimink Golf Club, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, in Newtown Square, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Sei Young Kim, eyeing 1st major, leads by 2 at Women's PGA

Oct. 10, 2020 4:37 PM EDT

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) — Sei Young Kim has yet to splurge on the $1.5 million she won last year in the richest prize offered at a tournament in women’s golf. “I’m just saving up for the future,” she said. Winning the first major of her career just might be priceless. A 10-time...

Sophia Popov of Germany watches her drive on the seventh hole during the first round of the Marathon Classic LPGA golf tournament Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, at the Highland Meadows Golf Club in Sylvania, Ohio. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Column: Surprise major champs no longer a surprise on LPGA

Oct. 6, 2020 5:10 PM EDT

Sophia Popov winning the Women's British Open was a surprise in many ways. Except for one. First-time major champions — even those not among the top 50 in the world — are nothing new on the LPGA Tour. A month after Popov won at Royal Troon as the No. 304 player in women's golf, Mirim Lee was No. 94...

Women's PGA goes to Aronimink, PGA Tour in Vegas for 2 weeks

Oct. 6, 2020 10:31 AM EDT

LPGA TOUR KPMG WOMEN’S PGA CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Newtown Square, Pennsylvania. Course: Aronimink GC. Yardage: 6,577. Par: 70. Purse: $4.3 million. Winner’s share: $645,000. Television: Thursday-Friday, 1-5 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Golf Channel), 12:30-3 p.m. (NBC); Sunday,...