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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...

Charley Hull takes LPGA Tour lead in chilly North Texas

Dec. 3, 2020 7:52 PM EST

THE COLONY, Texas (AP) — Charley Hull fought through cold and windy conditions to take the first-round lead Thursday in the LPGA Tour's Volunteers of America Classic. The 24-year-old Englishwoman shot a 3-under 69, making six birdies and three bogeys at Old American Golf Club with the afternoon temperature...

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...

Haley Moore tees off on the first hole during the first round of the LPGA Pelican Women's Championship golf tournament Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, in Belleair, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

From bullied to birdies: Haley Moore's LPGA story resonates

Nov. 26, 2020 9:18 AM EST

BELLEAIR, Fla. (AP) — Haley Moore will never forget the shot. It was in April 2019 when she stood on the 16th tee at Augusta National, home of the Masters, 156 yards from the flag with a short iron in her hands and watched the ball take flight. It landed a few yards to the left of the hole on the sharply...

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 answers Ally McDonald's ace with birdie run

Nov. 21, 2020 5:40 PM EST

BELLEAIR, Fla. (AP) — Sei Young Kim answered Ally McDonald's ace with a late birdie run to open a five-stroke lead Saturday in the Pelican Women’s Championship, the South Korean's first event since winning the KPMG Women’s PGA a month and half ago. The second-ranked Kim shot a 6-under 64,...

Kim leads McDonald in Pelican Women’s Championship

Nov. 20, 2020 6:12 PM EST

BELLEAIR, Fla. (AP) — Breakthrough winners in their last starts, Sei Young Kim and Ally McDonald were on top again Friday in the Pelican Women’s Championship. The second-ranked Kim, making her first start since winning the KPMG Women’s PGA a month and half ago at Aronimink for her first major...

Jin Young Ko, center, waits to tee off on the first hole during the first round of the LPGA Pelican Women's Championship golf tournament at Pelican Golf Club, Thursday, Nov. 19 2020, Belleair, Fla. (Scott Keeler/Tampa Bay Times via AP)

Sophia Popov shoots 64 to lead Pelican Women’s Championship

Nov. 19, 2020 6:10 PM EST

BELLEAIR, Fla. (AP) — Women's British Open winner Sophia Popov left top-ranked playing partner Jin Young Ko and everyone else behind Thursday in the Pelican Women’s Championship. Popov shot a 6-under 64 in windy conditions to take a two-stroke lead over Ashleigh Buhai, with Ko eight shots behind...

Rickie Fowler hits on the second fairway during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Fowler among those still not a lock for Masters invitation

Nov. 17, 2020 6:21 PM EST

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — For the better part of the last decade, a tradition unlike any other for Rickie Fowler was getting that envelope around the holidays inviting him to the Masters. Now that's in jeopardy. Fowler tied for 29th in the Masters and dropped two spots in the world ranking to No. 48. He has...

Sung Kang, of South Korea, walks with his caddie along the 13th fairway during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Masters and partners coming to aid of Augusta neighborhood

Nov. 11, 2020 5:52 PM EST

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The map showed an outlined area not far from Augusta National, only this isn’t another neighborhood the club plans to purchase. It’s the historic Harrisburg and Laney Walker area that the Masters and its partners are trying to save. Augusta National Chairman Fred Ridley...