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Rory McIroy wins HSBC Champions in playoff

Nov. 3, 2019 7:34 PM EST

SHANGHAI (AP) — Rory McIlroy thought he did everything he needed to win the HSBC Champions on Sunday, and then Xander Schauffele made him do a little more. McIlroy delivered all the right shots in the playoff, smashing driver down the fairway and hitting 4-iron into 25 feet on the par-5 closing hole at...

Defending champ Korda wins LPGA Swinging Skirts in playoff

Nov. 3, 2019 6:57 AM EST

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Defending champion Nelly Korda birdied the first hole of a three-way playoff on Sunday to win the LPGA Swinging Skirts. Korda and Minjee Lee both birdied the final hole of regulation to finish at 18-under 270 and force a playoff with Caroline Masson, who shot a 68. Korda, who started...

Defending champion Korda leads in Taiwan Swinging Skirts

Nov. 2, 2019 6:54 AM EDT

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Defending champion Nelly Korda shot a 7-under 65 to take a three-stroke lead after Saturday's third round of the LPGA Swinging Skirts. Korda, who started the round one stroke back of overnight leader Mi Jung Hur, carded seven birdies at the par-72 Miramar Golf Country Club to finish...

Mi Jung Hur cards 66 for lead in Taiwan Swinging Skirts

Nov. 1, 2019 7:10 AM EDT

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Mi Jung Hur shot a second consecutive 6-under 66 to take a one-stroke lead after Friday's second round of the LPGA Swinging Skirts. Hur, who is looking for her third victory this season, is at 12-under 132 overall. Defending champion Nelly Korda (67) was one shot back while trying to...

Nelly Korda and Mi Jung Hur share first-round lead in Taiwan

Oct. 31, 2019 7:17 AM EDT

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Defending champion Nelly Korda and Mi Jung Hur each shot 6-under 66 to share the first-round lead at the Swinging Skirts on Thursday. Korda, who earned her first U.S. LPGA Tour victory here last year, had three bogeys but made up for it with seven birdies and an eagle. Despite strong...