- Terry Koehler on Hogan irons of the past and futurePosted 14 hours ago
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No, Lydia Ko is not working with Sean Foley
For LPGA golf sensation, Lydia Ko, having one high-profile golf instructor oversee her swing is definitely enough. A pre-tournament press release issued today by the LPGA stated that Tiger Woods’ former coach, Sean Foley, was working alongside...
- Posted 58 days ago
Gilchrist: On Shanshan Feng, Short-Game Challenges at Pinehurst
I am incredibly excited, since this week marks the beginning of the U.S. Women’s Open at Pinehurst and it looks like it will be another great U.S. Open full of amazing gameplay and competition. We already saw...
- Posted 185 days ago
By Any Other Name: The Women’s PGA Championship
The frequently-quoted line, spoken by Shakespeare’s Juliet, reads like this: “That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” Its application to Thursday’s stunning, joint announcement by the PGA of America and...
- Posted 203 days ago
LPGA Lotte Championship Photos
The LPGA Tour is in Hawaii this week for the Lotte Championship presented by J Golf. The tournament is held at the Ko Olina Golf Club on the island of Oahu, a par-72 that measures 6,283 yards....
- Posted 248 days ago
LPGA Kraft Nabisco Championship Photos
GolfWRX is live this week from the LPGA Kraft Nabisco Championship at Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, Calif., for the season’s first major. The Dinah Shore Tournament Course, a par 72, plays at just over...
- Posted 262 days ago
Lexi Thompson signs extension with Cobra-Puma Golf
18-year-old Lexi Thompson, who turned pro in 2010, has played some pretty decent golf as of late. If you’ve been entirely tuned out to what’s happening on LPGA Tour, she recently won her second LPGA Tour event...
- Posted 373 days ago
Photos from the 2013 LPGA CME Group Titleholders
The CME Group Titleholders event at Tiburon Golf Club, located at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort in Naples, Fla., marks the end of the 2013 LPGA season. The season finale plays host to the top-three finishers from each...
- Posted 391 days ago
Lydia Ko turns pro, granted LPGA membership
Just five days after Lydia Ko announced decision to turn pro on YouTube (check out the video above), LPGA commissioner Michael Whan announced that the tour has granted the 16-year-old membership for its 2014 season. “After reviewing Lydia Ko’s...
- Posted 418 days ago
Tweets of the week: Poulter’s pants problem, Piercy’s son not impressed
Refraining from any gambling-related puns, it suffices to say Webb Simpson won handily in Las Vegas this week at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, bettering the second-place finisher’s total by six strokes. The perpetually humble golfer...
- Posted 423 days ago
Lydia Ko: the Next Wie? Next Thompson? Or More?
For the first time in a while, there might be a bit more competition for the top ranking spot in women’s amateur golf. Australians So-Hyun Oh and Minjee Lee will battle for the top spot from this...
- Posted 433 days ago
Three teenage phenoms who can change the face of the LPGA Tour
In virtually every sense, the LPGA Tour lags far behind the PGA Tour, though the LPGA has made a targeted effort in the last two years to increase their presence, striking deals for more tournament television airtime...
- Posted 435 days ago
16-year-old Lydia Ko TKO’s the field in Canada
Lydia Ko became the youngest woman ever (15) to win an LPGA Tour event last year at the CN Canadian Women’s Open. This year, she became the youngest woman to defend an LPGA title, shooting a final-round...
- Posted 481 days ago
Park posts 3-under at St. Andrews
Inbee Park, who is attempting to become the first professional golfer to win four-straight major championships in the same year, shot a 3-under-par 69 in Round 1 of the Ricoh Women’s British Open at The Old Course...
- Posted 506 days ago
LPGA Marathon Classic Photos
GolfWRX is live from Highland Meadows Golf Club, home of the LPGA Tour’s Marathon Classic presented by Owens Corning and O-I Info in Sylvania, Ohio. In 2012, So Yeon Ryu shot a final-round 62 and finished 20-under at...
- Posted 522 days ago
Manulife Financial LPGA Classic Photos
GolfWRX is live from the Manulife Financial LPGA Classic in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. The tournament is held at Grey Silo Golf Course, a 6330-yard par-71 layout that was home to Brittany Lang’s first LPGA Tour victory in...
- Posted 525 days ago
Inbee wins No. 3 at U.S. Women’s Open
If you arrive early or wait until late, you can catch Sebonack in a quiet mood. She’s beautiful then, turbulent fairways rolling against an apparently flat Great Peconic Bay. The greens match the fairways, with grand surges...
- Posted 537 days ago
J. Korda fires caddy mid round, boyfriend fills in
For the majority of people in the world, there has been a day when they went to work unsure of whether or not they would be returning home with the same job that they began the day...
- Posted 538 days ago
Watch the U.S. Women’s Open!
This weekend, it’s time for all of us to watch the women’s U.S. Open. The NBA Finals and the Stanley Cup Finals are over. Baseball’s all-star break isn’t for another few weeks, and the NFL hype hasn’t...
- Posted 541 days ago
ShopRite LPGA Classic Photos
GolfWRX is live from the ShopRite LPGA Classic in Galloway, NJ, which is being held at the Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club on the Bay Course. In 2012, Stacy Lewis shots rounds of 65-65-71 to finish...
- Posted 568 days ago
LPGA Photos: Kingsmill Championship
GolfWRX is live from the Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg, Va. — site of the LPGA’s 2013 Kingsmill Championship. Last year’s winner Jiyai Shin shot rounds of 62-68-69-69 (16-under) on Kingsmill’s River Course to tie Paula Creamer, who...
- Posted 594 days ago
LPGA Lotte Championship Photos
Check out our photos from the LPGA Lotte Championship presented by J Golf, the seventh tournament of the LPGA Tour’s season. The tournament takes place in Kapolei, Hawaii, at Ko Olina Golf Club — a par-72 that...
- Posted 613 days ago
Kia Classic: Inside the ropes photos
Check out our inside the ropes photos from Aviara Golf Club, site of the 2013 Kia Classic in Carlsbad, Calif. Last year’s winner, Yani Tseng, shot rounds of 67-68-69-70 to finish 14-under-par at the 6600-yard layout. This...
- Posted 641 days ago
Stacy Lewis’ climb to the top
As if a simple thing like a two-stroke penalty would be enough to derail the Lewis Express at the recent RR Donnelly LPGA Founders Cup. When you are 11 and they tell you that your spine isn’t...
- Posted 641 days ago
A guide to calling in penalties
I have a confession to make. Well, not really a confession, that would mean I did something wrong. And how could anyone consider what I did the wrong thing? What do you ask? It was me. I...
- Posted 751 days ago
Photos from the LPGA CME Group Titleholders
GolfWRX is at the LPGA CME Group Titleholders at the TwinEagles Club in Naples, Fla. Check out the hundreds of inside-the-ropes photos we snapped below. Monday: Photos from the range, the course and around TwinEagles. 2012 LPGA CME Group...
- Posted 767 days ago
Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia Recap: Throwdown under the Towers
Hitting the wall. These are the first words that spring forth in my mind as I recall the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia; the action seemingly following a pre-established plan that appeared as logical as can be, before...
- Posted 794 days ago
Navistar LPGA Classic: Alabama Slammin’
By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer When one discusses Bobby Jones and sweeps, it’s usually in reference to the Georgian’s 1930 Grand Slam. But Stacey Lewis successfully added herself to the potential subjects when such a conversation...
- Posted 815 days ago
Navistar LPGA Classic Photos
2012 LPGA Navistar Classic Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail (Capital Hill, The Senator) Sept. 20-23 – Prattville, Ala. Galleries — Click the below links to see hundreds of images in the galleries: 2012 LPGA Navistar Classic Photos...
- Posted 822 days ago
Ricoh Women’s British Open Recap: Worse Weather
By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer The Open – on either circuit – is only truly enjoyable when the setting reminds us of a certain Dennis Farina line in a certain Guy Ritchie film. Well, if such...
- Posted 822 days ago