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LPGA adds event at Liberty National in New Jersey in 2023

Sep. 23, 2022 17:46 PM EDT

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The LPGA and financial giant Mizuho Americas have announced a new tournament will be played in New Jersey next year at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City. The 72-hole tournament will be called the Mizuho Americas Open and take place May 29- June 4....

LIV Golf asking world ranking board for retroactive points

Sep. 20, 2022 17:15 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — LIV Golf is turning up the heat on the Official World Golf Ranking, asking in a letter to Chairman Peter Dawson that its results be included retroactively in the world ranking. LIV Golf, which has 48-man fields that play 54 holes with a shotgun start each...

US goes for 9 in a row in Presidents Cup, seniors to Pebble

Sep. 20, 2022 09:17 AM EDT

PGA TOUR PRESIDENTS CUP Site: Charlotte, North Carolina. Course: Quail Hollow Club. Yardage: 7,047. Par: 71. Television: Thursday, 1-6 p.m. (Golf Channel); Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday, 7-8 a.m. (Golf Channel), 8...

Andrea Lee rises again and wins Portland for 1st LPGA title

Sep. 18, 2022 18:52 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — In a year of having to bounce back, Andrea Lee recovered from two early bogeys and pulled away with five birdies on the back nine Sunday to close with a 6-under 66 and win the AmazingCre Portland Classic for her first LPGA Tour title. Lee took the lead for...

Lilia Vu, Andrea Lee part of 3-way tie for lead in Portland

Sep. 17, 2022 20:11 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Andrea Lee and Lilia Vu both reached No. 1 in the women's world amateur ranking when they were in college. Now they have a shot at their first LPGA Tour victory. Vu had four birdies on the back nine and had a 3-under 69 on Saturday and Lee finished strong with...

Henseleit, Lilia Vu share lead at Portland Classic on LPGA

Sep. 16, 2022 23:07 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Esther Henseleit feels as though she has been spinning her wheels the last six months on the LPGA Tour. That made Friday at the AmazingCre Portland Classic feel as though she were absolutely soaring. Henseleit rolled in 10 birdie putts on her way to an 8-under...

Dustin Johnson stays in groove, opens with 63 at LIV-Chicago

Sep. 16, 2022 19:14 PM EDT

SUGAR GROVE, Ill. (AP) — Dustin Johnson already is approaching $10 million in the Saudi-funded LIV Golf series and he's playing like that number is going to keep soaring. Johnson ran off nine birdies Friday, none longer than about 12 feet, and posted a 9-under 63 at Rich Harvest...

Ayako Uehara takes 1-shot lead as LPGA returns to Portland

Sep. 15, 2022 21:40 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Ayako Uehara found momentum from par saves on her opening two holes and turned that into a 7-under 65 for a one-shot lead Thursday in the AmazingCre Portland Classic. Hannah Green had a 66 despite a bogey on her final hole at Columbia Edgewater Country Club,...

DeChambeau: 'No buyer's remorse' about going from PGA to LIV

Sep. 15, 2022 20:05 PM EDT

SUGAR GROVE, Ill. (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau insisted he has no regrets about his decision to jump from the PGA Tour to the Saudi-funded LIV Golf series. “I couldn’t be happier to be over here,” he said. “I have no buyer's remorse.” The 2020 U.S. Open...

Armour at 46 makes it through injury to get PGA Tour card

Sep. 13, 2022 12:46 PM EDT

Ryan Armour is starting another PGA Tour season at the Fortinet Championship, a surprise on so many levels he doesn't know where to begin. Having already missed a month in the spring with a back injury, the 46-year-old Armour had to shut it down after the 3M Open in July because of a...