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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 37 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 55 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 101 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 114 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 225 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 244 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 270 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 275 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 286 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 287 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 333 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 358 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 374 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 378 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 389 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 390 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 393 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 420 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 446 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 465 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 493 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 493 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 603 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 619 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 646 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 667 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 674 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 674 days ago
Kingsmill Championship: The never-ending playoff hole
By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer The understatement of the season could have been that the Kingsmill Championship’s fate was sealed on the 18th hole. Sadly for Paula Creamer, of the nine highly redundant holes that started...
- Posted 682 days ago
LPGA Kingsmill Championship Pictures
LPGA Kingsmill Championship Thursday September 6 to Sunday September 9 Kingsmill Resort – Williamsburg, Virginia Galleries — Click the below links to see hundreds of images in the galleries: LPGA Kingsmill Championship Friday Part 1 LPGA Kingsmill Championship Friday Part...
- Posted 685 days ago
CN Canadian Women’s Open: I was there, were you?
By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer Significant sporting events are somehow hard to come by. We’ve all witnessed a thriller once in a while. We’ve all stood there rooting for the overwhelming underdog to complete the comeback....
- Posted 695 days ago
LPGA Safeway Classic recap: A Sixth first
By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer Parity is an overused term in the contemporary golfing thesaurus. The PGA Tour has been left without a clear-cut alpha male since Tigergate – a case could be made that Luke...
- Posted 702 days ago
2012 Symetra Tour Challenge at Musket Ridge Pics!!!
2012 Symetra Tour Challenge at Musket Ridge Golf Club Myersville, Maryland August 20-26, 2012Photo Galleries (please comment below): 2012 Challenge at Musket Ridge – Friday Part 1 2012 Challenge at Musket Ridge – Friday Part 2 2012...
- Posted 703 days ago
Jamie Farr Toledo Classic: Breaking free
By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer When four players find themselves tied at the ankles – going Dalton on us we could say – heading into Sunday’s action, chances are that, at least, a pair of them...
- Posted 709 days ago
2012 Evian Masters Pictures
Here are a few galleries we captured from the Evian Masters last week. CLICK HERE TO COMMENT AND SEE ALL THE PICS. Enjoy! 2012 Evian Masters Gallery 1 2012 Evian Masters Gallery 2 2012 Evian Masters Gallery...
- Posted 716 days ago
LPGA check in: Evian Masters recap
Evian Masters Recap: Throne Overthrown By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer France has seen its share of comeback victories through its history; La Bastille stands as a testament of this. The Evian Masters, perhaps, doesn’t match the...
- Posted 722 days ago
Evian Masters preview: One last sip [waiting on the new flavored water]
By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer As yet another Olympic chapter commences, one ends this week in Evian-les-Bains. In its last edition as a non-major event, the Evian Masters will give impressions of trials and preparations; players,...
- Posted 729 days ago
U.S. Women’s Open recap: Homecomings on hallowed grounds
By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer As the U.S. Women’s Open returned to Blackwolf Run where The Shot That Changed Women’s Golf was orchestrated by Se Ri Pak already 14 years ago, premier golfers from around the...
- Posted 745 days ago
Walmart NW Arkansas Championship recap: Bittersweet scorching heat
By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer The action was heated in more ways than one, last weekend in Rogers, Ark., a former World No.1 rallying late in order to become the third multiple winner on tour this...
- Posted 751 days ago