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Teen Thompson takes LPGA lead in title

Defending champion Lexi Thompson fired a nine-under par 63 on Thursday, matching the course record to grab a two-stroke lead after the first round of the Navistar LPGA Classic. The 17-year-old American

Bader leads, Tseng lurks at LPGA Lotte

Beth Bader fired a four-under par 68 on Wednesday to seize a one-shot lead over a quartet of players, including Taiwan’s Yani Tseng, at the inaugural LPGA Lotte Championship. Bader, without a

Lexi becomes youngest LPGA winner at 16

American Lexi Thompson became the youngest champion in the LPGA’s 61-year history, the 16-year-old prodigy firing a two-under par 70 on Sunday to capture the Navistar Classic by five strokes. Thompson, who

Lincicome wins LPGA crown

American Brittany Lincicome fired a two-under-par 70 on Sunday to win the LPGA Canadian Women’s Open by one stroke, capturing her second victory of the year and the fifth of her career.

Mitazato, Wie, Joh share LPGA lesd

Defending champion Michelle Wie, fellow Korean-American Tiffany Joh and Japan’s Ai Miyazato shared the lead after Saturday’s third round of the $2.25 million LPGA Canadian Women’s Open. Wie fired a four-under par

Pettersen downs Choi in LPGA playoff

Norway’s Suzann Pettersen overcame a nine-stroke deficit then defeated South Korean Na Yeon Choi at the first playoff hole Sunday to win the LPGA Safeway Classic. Pettersen started the final round of

Pettersen downs Choi in LPGA playoff

Norway’s Suzann Pettersen overcame a nine-stroke deficit then defeated South Korean Na Yeon Choi at the first playoff hole Sunday to win the LPGA Safeway Classic. Pettersen started the final round of

Kim keeps LPGA lead

Mindy Kim kept her quest for a first LPGA title on course Friday, firing a five-under 67 to maintain her two-shot lead at the State Farm Classic. Kim, who had posted a

Lincicome claims LPGA victory

American Brittany Lincicome birdied the 18th hole on Sunday to complete a bogey-free weekend and take a one-stroke victory at the $1.5 million LPGA ShopRite Classic. Lincicome escaped dense grass and sank

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