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Ashleigh Buhai takes 5-shot lead at Women's British Open

Aug. 06, 2022 19:44 PM EDT

MUIRFIELD, Scotland (AP) — Ashleigh Buhai surged into a five-shot lead at the Women's British Open after shooting a 7-under 64 in the third round on Saturday. Now she just has to find a way to finish off for her first major victory. The South African also led this...

Chun takes halfway lead at Women's British Open

Aug. 05, 2022 18:14 PM EDT

MUIRFIELD, Scotland (AP) — In Gee Chun is making another strong run at a major. The South Korean golfer took the halfway lead at the Women's British Open after a 5-under 66 in the second round on Friday, putting her in position to challenge for a second major title of the year,...

Jennifer Kupcho, Lizette Salas win LPGA Tour team event

Jul. 16, 2022 18:41 PM EDT

MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) — Jennifer Kupcho and Lizette Salas won the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational on Saturday, closing with a 9-under 61 in best-ball play for a five-stroke victory in the LPGA Tour's lone team event. The U.S. Solheim Cup partners finished at 26-under 254 at Midland...

Jennifer Kupcho, Lizette Salas lead LPGA Tour team event

Jul. 15, 2022 18:03 PM EDT

MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) — Jennifer Kupcho and Lizette Salas shot a 6-under 64 in alternate-shot play Friday to take a four-stroke lead in the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational. Kupcho and Salas had a 17-under 193 total with a better-ball round left at Midland Country Club in the LPGA...

Roussin-Weber have ace, take lead in LPGA Tour's team event

Jul. 14, 2022 20:09 PM EDT

MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) — Pauline Roussin made a hole-in-one and teamed with fellow rookie Dewi Weber to take a three-stroke lead Thursday in the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational, leaving Annika Sorenstam and Madelene Sagstrom five shots behind. Tied with the 51-year-old Sorenstam and...

Annika Sorenstam back on top of LPGA Tour leaderboard

Jul. 13, 2022 21:15 PM EDT

MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) — Hall of Famer Annika Sorenstam was back on top of an LPGA Tour leaderboard Wednesday, teaming with Madelene Sagstrom in the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational. Sorenstam and Sagstrom shot a 5-under 65 in alternate-shot play at Midland Country Club for a share of...

British Open returns to home of golf at St. Andrews

Jul. 12, 2022 11:39 AM EDT

ROYAL & ANCIENT GOLF CLUB BRITISH OPEN Site: St. Andrews, Scotland. Course: St. Andrews (Old Course) Yardage: 7,313. Par: 72. Prize money: $14 million. Winner's share: $2.5 million. Television: Thursday-Friday, 1:30 a.m....

LIV Golf faces hurdles in applying for world ranking points

Jun. 28, 2022 11:27 AM EDT

Even as the second LIV Golf Invitational series embarks on the first of four consecutive events in the United States, an important part of its future takes place in Scotland in two weeks. The Official World Golf Ranking governing board meets at St. Andrews during the British Open,...

Nelly Korda eagles 18th to take lead in LPGA Meijer Classic

Jun. 18, 2022 19:09 PM EDT

BELMONT, Mich. (AP) — Defending champion Nelly Korda made a 22-foot eagle putt on the par-5 18th for a 6-under 66 and the third-round lead Saturday in the LPGA Meijer Classic, with six majors champions topping the leaderboard. Making her second start since returning from a...

Kupcho leads LPGA Meijer Classic, with Korda 2 strokes back

Jun. 17, 2022 18:58 PM EDT

BELMONT, Mich. (AP) — Jennifer Kupcho opened a two-stroke lead over defending champion Nelly Korda on Friday in the LPGA Meijer Classic, shooting a 5-under 67 in windy conditions for her second straight bogey-free round. A stroke ahead entering the morning round after a career-best...