Women's golf

FILE - In this May 31, 2019 file photo Scott McCarron reacts after missing a putt on the 17th green during the first round of the PGA Tour Champions Principal Charity Classic golf tournament in Des Moines, Iowa. McCarron won the Charles Schwab Cup on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019 in Phoenix while waiting in the clubhouse. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
November 12, 2019 - 4:58 pm
Scott McCarron has been in position for a $1 million payoff twice in his career under vastly different circumstances. The first occasion was in 2002 in the final of the Match Play Championship at La Costa when he stood over an 8-foot putt to extend the 36-hole match against Kevin Sutherland and...
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Japan's Ai Suzuki watches her shot during the second round of the LGPA Japan Classic golf tournament in Otsu, Shiga prefecture, western Japan Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019. (Kyodo News via AP)
November 10, 2019 - 2:33 am
SHIGA, Japan (AP) — Overnight leader Ai Suzuki shot a bogey-free 5-under 67 on Sunday to win the Japan Classic by three strokes for her first LPGA career victory. Suzuki carded her fifth birdie of the day on the par-5 18th hole at the Seta Golf Course to finish with a 17-under 199, three shots...
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Japan's Ai Suzuki watches her shot during the second round of the LGPA Japan Classic golf tournament in Otsu, Shiga prefecture, western Japan Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019. (Kyodo News via AP)
November 09, 2019 - 5:36 am
SHIGA, Japan (AP) — Local favorite Ai Suzuki shot a bogey-free 7-under 65 to take a three-stroke lead after the second round of the LPGA Japan Classic on Saturday. Suzuki had seven birdies at the par-72 Seta Golf Course for a 12-under 132 total. Gaby Lopez shot a 67 and was in second place in the...
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FILE - In this June 27, 2019, file photo, Charles Howell III drives during the first round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic golf tournament, in Detroit. Howell turned the Asian swing on the PGA Tour into a five-week working vacation to let his two elementary-school children see more of the world. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
November 05, 2019 - 12:51 pm
SHANGHAI (AP) — Not long after Charles Howell III finished his final round in Las Vegas, he packed up for a trip to Asia he never imagined taking. It wasn't just for golf. And he wasn't alone. Howell took his wife and two children on a five-week tour of Asia that isn't over yet. It started with a...
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Nelly Korda of the United States looks at a ball on the firt green during the 4th round of the 2019 Taiwan Swinging Skirts LPGA at the Miramar Golf Country Club in New Taipei City, Taiwan, Sunday, Nov.3, 2019. (AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying)
November 03, 2019 - 4:09 am
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Defending champion Nelly Korda birdied the first hole of a three-way playoff on Sunday to win the LPGA Swinging Skirts. Korda and Minjee Lee both birdied the final hole of regulation to finish at 18-under 270 and force a playoff with Caroline Masson, who shot a 68. Korda, who...
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November 02, 2019 - 6:53 am
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Defending champion Nelly Korda shot a 7-under 65 to take a three-stroke lead after Saturday's third round of the LPGA Swinging Skirts. Korda, who started the round one stroke back of overnight leader Mi Jung Hur, carded seven birdies at the par-72 Miramar Golf Country Club to...
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November 01, 2019 - 7:00 am
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Mi Jung Hur shot a second consecutive 6-under 66 to take a one-stroke lead after Friday's second round of the LPGA Swinging Skirts. Hur, who is looking for her third victory this season, is at 12-under 132 overall. Defending champion Nelly Korda (67) was one shot back while...
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Nelly Korda of the United States watches her tee shot on the first hole during the first round of the Taiwan Swinging Skirts LPGA at the Miramar Golf Country Club in New Taipei City, Taiwan, Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019. (AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying)
October 31, 2019 - 7:17 am
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Defending champion Nelly Korda and Mi Jung Hur each shot 6-under 66 to share the first-round lead at the Swinging Skirts on Thursday. Korda, who earned her first U.S. LPGA Tour victory here last year, had three bogeys but made up for it with seven birdies and an eagle. Despite...
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Ha Na Jang of South Korea kisses her trophy after winning the LPGA's BMW Ladies Championship at LPGA International Busan in Busan, South Korea, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019. (Son Hyung-joo/Yonhap via AP)
October 27, 2019 - 7:02 am
BUSAN, South Korea (AP) — Ha Na Jang birdied the third playoff hole Sunday to beat American Danielle Kang at the LPGA's BMW Ladies Championship. Both players parred the par-4 18th twice in the playoff before moving to the 10th hole at the LPGA Busan International course, where Jang's three clinched...
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Danielle Kang of the United States watches her shot on the first hole during the first round of the LPGA tournament at LPGA International Busan in Busan, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019. (Han Jong-chan/Yonhap via AP)
October 26, 2019 - 6:20 am
BUSAN, South Korea (AP) — South Koreans Somi Lee and Seung Yeon Lee were tied for the third-round lead Saturday at the Buick Ladies Championship, the second event on the LPGA's four-tournament Asian swing. Somi Lee shot 67 and Seung Yeon Lee 68 for 54-hole totals of 13-under 203. Ha Na Jang was in...
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