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Gavins wins at Ballymena, Anannarukarn tops women's event

Aug. 01, 2021 15:42 PM EDT

BALLYMENA, Northern Ireland (AP) — England’s Daniel Gavins overturned a seven-shot deficit to claim his first European Tour title at the World Invitational on Sunday, and Thailand’s Pajaree Anannarukarn recovered from a triple bogey to win the women's tournament after a playoff. ...

Nasa Hataoka opens 6-stroke lead in Marathon LPGA Classic

Jul. 10, 2021 17:31 PM EDT

SYLVANIA, Ohio (AP) — Nasa Hataoka opened a six-stroke lead Saturday in the Marathon LPGA Classic, birdieing four of the last five holes for a 7-under 64. A month after losing a playoff to Yuka Saso in the U.S. Women’s Open at Olympic Club, Hataoka has led...

Hataoka keeps Marathon LPGA Classic with late birdie burst

Jul. 09, 2021 19:44 PM EDT

SYLVANIA, Ohio (AP) — Nasa Hataoka needed another birdie streak to hang onto the lead Friday in the Marathon LPGA Classic. A day after making six straight birdies in an opening 10-under 61, the 22-year-old Japanese player had four in a row on Nos. 14-17 to salvage a 69....

After Open playoff loss, Hataoka shares lead in Michigan

Jun. 17, 2021 19:04 PM EDT

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Nasa Hataoka had a share of the Meijer LPGA Classic lead Thursday in her first event since losing a playoff in the U.S. Women's Open. The 22-year-old Japanese player birdied three of the last five holes at Blythefield Country Club to match...

Taiwan's Min Lee takes 2-shot lead at Lake Merced

Jun. 12, 2021 22:20 PM EDT

DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Min Lee made a 15-foot birdie putt on the par-5 18th for a 4-under 68 and two-stroke lead Saturday in the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship. Coming off a Symetra Tour victory, Lee also birdied the par-5 15th and par-3 17th to pull away from former...

Leona Maguire takes LPGA Tour lead at Lake Merced

Jun. 10, 2021 22:46 PM EDT

DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Irish rookie Leona Maguire shot a 7-under 65 on Thursday at Lake Merced to take the first-round lead in the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship, the tour's second straight event on the San Francisco Peninsula. Lexi Thompson followed her Sunday back-nine...

PGA Championship returns to Kiawah, LPGA returns to America

May. 18, 2021 10:06 AM EDT

PGA OF AMERICA PGA CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Kiawah Island, South Carolina. Course: Kiawah Island Golf Resort (Ocean). Yardage: 7,838. Par: 72. Prize money: TBA ($11 million in 2020). Winner's share: TBA ($1.98...