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Jin Young Ko wins rain-shortened Cambia Portland Classic

Sep. 19, 2021 21:39 PM EDT

WEST LINN, Ore. (AP) — Jin Young Ko won the rain-shortened Cambia Portland Classic on Sunday for her second victory in her last three LPGA Tour starts. Making her first start since the Tokyo Olympics, the second-round South Korean player closed with a bogey-free 3-under...

LPGA Tour's Portland Classic washed out, cut to 54 holes

Sep. 18, 2021 22:17 PM EDT

WEST LINN, Ore. (AP) — Play Saturday in the LPGA Tour's Cambia Portland Classic was called off because of wet conditions and forecast rain at Oregon Golf Club, and the event was later cut to 54 holes. The hilly course was soaked with more than 1.5 inches of rain...

Jin Young Ko shoots 5-under 67 to take Portland Classic lead

Sep. 17, 2021 22:39 PM EDT

WEST LINN, Ore. (AP) — Jin Young Ko shot a 5-under 67 on Friday to take the second-round lead in the Cambia Portland Classic. The second-ranked South Korean star needed only 23 putts in her morning round, making six birdies and a bogey to reach 8-under 136 at hilly,...

Ciganda, Dryburgh, Anannarukarn share Portland Classic lead

Sep. 16, 2021 22:48 PM EDT

WEST LINN, Ore. (AP) — Carlota Ciganda overcame an early double bogey in chilly morning conditions Thursday for a 4-under 68 and a share of the first-round lead in the Cambia Portland Classic. The only member of the winning European Solheim Cup team in the field, the...

Tennant captures US Senior Women's Amateur 3rd straight time

Sep. 16, 2021 17:02 PM EDT

POINT CLEAR, Ala. (AP) — Lara Tennant captured the U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur for the third straight time Thursday with a 2-and-1 victory over seven-time USGA champion Ellen Port in the rain-delayed championship match at The Lakewood Club. Tennant, a 54-year-old from...

Cantlay too busy concentrating to think of celebrating

Sep. 14, 2021 15:48 PM EDT

Even with the kind of season that earned him the PGA Tour vote as player of the year, Patrick Cantlay doesn’t watch a lot of his golf highlights on television. And when he does, there are some things he doesn’t remember or can’t explain. Take...

A week after FedEx Cup decided, a new PGA Tour season begins

Sep. 14, 2021 09:55 AM EDT

PGA TOUR FORTINET CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Napa, California. Course: Silverado Resort and Spa (North). Yardage: 7,123. Par: 72. Prize money: $7 million. Winner's share: $1.26 million. ...

Catriona Matthew ready to give someone else a try at Solheim

Sep. 07, 2021 11:11 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Catriona Matthew of Scotland made her Solheim Cup debut in 1998 at Muirfield Village. She is leaving after 23 years with quite a legacy. Matthew had a career mark of 18-11-8 in her nine appearances as a player, in which she had 14 partners in team...

European Tour has flagship at Wentworth, finalizes Ryder Cup

Sep. 07, 2021 09:44 AM EDT

EUROPEAN TOUR BMW PGA CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Virginia Water, England. Course: Wentworth GC (West). Yardage: 7,267. Par: 72. Prize money: $8 million. Winner's share: $1.33 million. Television:...

LPGA returns to Cincinnati in 1st deal for new commissioner

Sep. 07, 2021 09:28 AM EDT

The LPGA Tour is returning to Cincinnati for the first time in more than 30 years with the first new tournament announced since Mollie Marcoux Samaan took over as commissioner. The Kroger Queen City Championship is scheduled for Sept. 8-11 in 2022 at Kenwood Country Club...