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Wie set for LPGA Tour opener

OCALA, Florida (AP) ― Well-rested and healthy, Michelle Wie is ready to get back to work. “I’m very excited for this year,” said Wie, set to begin play Wednesday in the LPGA Tour’s season-openi...

Updated : 2015.01.28 21:02

LPGA opens with top field

OCALA, Florida (AFP) ― Top-ranked Park In-bee of South Korea and second-ranked New Zealand teen Lydia Ko will try to follow stellar 2014 campaigns with hot 2015 starts when the LPGA season begins Wed...

Updated : 2015.01.27 20:31

Bill Haas pulls away to win Humana Challenge

LA QUINTA, California (AP) ― Bill Haas pulled ahead with a 20-foot birdie putt on the par-4 16th and parred the final two holes for a one-stroke victory Sunday in the Humana Challenge. Haas closed ...

Updated : 2015.01.26 21:03

Jimmy Walker wins Sony Open

HONOLULU (AP) ― At least Jimmy Walker is leaving Hawaii with one trophy. Six days after losing a tournament on Maui he felt he should have won, Walker turned in a command performance Sunday on Oahu....

Updated : 2015.01.19 20:58

Reed wins in playoff at Kapalua

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) ― Four shots behind with four holes to play, Patrick Reed made two birdies and holed out from 80 yards for an eagle Monday, and then closed out his unlikely rally by making an 18...

Updated : 2015.01.13 20:39

Bae part of 4-way tie for Hawaii lead

Korea’s Bae Sang-moon lines up a putt on the 11th hole on Saturday. (AFP-Yonhap) KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) ― Zach Johnson putted for birdie on every hole and made seven of them Saturday for a 6-under 6...

Updated : 2015.01.11 20:30

Golf begins new year with events to keep eagle eye on

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) ― Predictions are a dangerous business, especially in golf. How many could have guessed that Tiger Woods, No. 1 in the world and coming off a five-win season, would play in onl...

Updated : 2015.01.08 21:00

Bae Sang-moon to take legal action after being denied visa extension

Korean PGA Tour golfer Bae Sang-moon will take legal action after the government here denied him an extension of his overseas travel and forced him to face conscription, his family said Thursday. Si...

Updated : 2015.01.08 20:57

Masters races to keep field under 100

Here’s a new tradition unlike any other ― the race to see if the Masters can keep its field under 100 players by April. For the fourth time in the last five years, at least 90 players already have q...

Updated : 2014.12.25 20:41

As retirement looms, LPGA icon Pak Se-ri eyes coaching

As she prepares to wrap up a trailblazing career on the LPGA Tour that inspired a new generation of golfers, South Korean veteran Pak Se-ri said Monday she’d like to coach her native country at the 2...

Updated : 2014.12.16 20:27

Chalmers wins Australian PGA

Greg Chalmers poses with the winner’s trophy on Sunday. (AFP-Yonhap) GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) ― Greg Chalmers made par on the seventh hole of a playoff while Adam Scott three-putted for bogey to...

Updated : 2014.12.14 20:38

Day, Tringale take lead in Franklin Templeton Shootout

NAPLES, Florida (AP) ― Jason Day and Cameron Tringale shot a 17-under 55 on Thursday in the first-round scramble to take a two-stroke lead in the Franklin Templeton Shootout. “The abridged version i...

Updated : 2014.12.12 20:17

Four Koreans earn full LPGA privileges

Four South Korean golfers have earned full-time status on the LPGA Tour for next season. At the LPGA Qualifying Tournament held at the LPGA International course in Daytona Beach, Florida, Korean LPG...

Updated : 2014.12.08 20:50

Tiger fizzles in return, in last after 77

WINDERMERE, Florida (AP) ― Tiger Woods took on any shot without pain or worry Thursday, a feeling he hasn’t had on the golf course in a long time. As for his short game? He hadn’t seen anything ...

Updated : 2014.12.05 20:31

Kim Hyo-joo to focus on improving short game

Kim Hyo-joo, South Korea’s budding golf star, on Tuesday signed a lucrative five-year contract extension with her main corporate sponsor, Lotte Group. The conglomerate will pay her 1.3 billion won ...

Updated : 2014.12.02 20:55