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Spieth wins Aussie Open

Jordan Spieth poses with the winner’s trophy on Sunday. (AP-Yonhap) SYDNEY (AP) ― Jordan Spieth played the best round of his life to shoot an 8-under 63 on Sunday and win the Australian Open by si...

Updated : 2014.11.30 19:55

High expectations

NAPLES, Florida (AP) ― The biggest challenge facing Lydia Ko is how she can top a rookie season like this one. The 17-year-old from New Zealand sat next to a pair of crystal trophies Sunday evening...

Updated : 2014.11.25 20:37

[Newsmaker] Ko wins LPGA finale, gets record haul

NAPLES, Florida ― New Zealand teenager Lydia Ko ended her rookie year on the LPGA Tour with the biggest payoff in women’s golf. Ko won the $1 million bonus from the inaugural “Race to CME Globe”...

Updated : 2014.11.24 21:37

Stacy Lewis sweeps 3 biggest LPGA awards

NAPLES, Florida (AP) ― Stacy Lewis became the first American in 21 years to sweep the three biggest awards on the LPGA Tour, which she considered more valuable than a $1 million bonus. Lewis closed...

Updated : 2014.11.24 20:32

Granada clings to 1-shot lead at LPGA finale

NAPLES, Florida (AP) ― Julieta Granada stayed in front of a growing pack of challengers Saturday with a 2-under 70 and a one-shot lead in the CME Globe Tour Championship, only one part of what was s...

Updated : 2014.11.23 20:45

Lewis still in range of big prize

Korea’s Park Hee-young tees off on the ninth hole during the first round of the CME Group Tour Championship in Naples, Florida, Thursday. (AP-Yonhap) NAPLES, Florida (AP) ― Stacy Lewis was three s...

Updated : 2014.11.21 20:50

Park, Lewis in LPGA title hunt

NAPLES, Florida (AP) ― Stacy Lewis has never been closer to a $1 million payoff, in points or in person. Lewis is leading the inaugural “Race to CME Globe” that will be decided this week in the L...

Updated : 2014.11.20 20:47

Long time coming

MEXICO CITY (AP) ― Christina Kim won the Lorena Ochoa Invitational on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour title in nine years, beating Shanshan Feng in a playoff after blowing a five-stroke lead. Kim wo...

Updated : 2014.11.17 20:36

Christina Kim leads Ochoa Invitational

MEXICO CITY (AFP) ― Christina Kim, who is seeking her first LPGA win in almost a decade, posted a 4-under 68 to take a five-shot lead into the final round of the Lorena Ochoa Invitational. The 30-y...

Updated : 2014.11.16 20:45

Christina Kim leads Lorena Ochoa Invitational

MEXICO CITY (AP) ― Christina Kim had two eagles in a 7-under 65 to take a one-stroke lead Thursday in the Lorena Ochoa Invitational. Kim eagled the par-5 second and 17th holes at Club de Golf Mexico...

Updated : 2014.11.14 20:41

Taylor shoots 66 to win Sanderson Farms

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) ― Nick Taylor was down on his game over the summer, struggling with his putter as he fought to earn a PGA Tour card. So even he was a little stunned Sunday when he was hold...

Updated : 2014.11.10 19:13

Lee Mi-hyang earns maiden LPGA win

South Korean Lee Mi-hyang captured her first LPGA Tour victory in a playoff in Japan on Sunday. Lee, 21, won the Mizuno Classic with a birdie on the fifth playoff hole, edging out fellow South Korea...

Updated : 2014.11.09 20:37

Pressel takes 1-stroke lead at Mizuno Classic

SHIMA, Japan (AP) ― Morgan Pressel of the United States shot a 67 Friday to lead the Mizuno Classic at 5 under after the first round. Pressel had five birdies at the Kintetsu Kashikojima Country Clu...

Updated : 2014.11.07 20:39

Presidents Cup leaders look forward to showdown

INCHEON (Yonhap) ― With a major international golf competition set to take place in South Korea in less than a year, principal figures of the event said Wednesday they’re already anticipating a big...

Updated : 2014.11.05 20:27

Lee scores first Korean Tour win at Herald-KYJ

Lee Hyung-joon, a 22-year-old rookie, won the second Herald-KYJ Tour Championship. It was his first victory on the KPGA Korean Tour. He took first place with a 6-under 210 in the 300 million won ($...

Updated : 2014.11.03 21:21