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Kim matches Sorenstam's scoring record

Mar 21, 2016

Kim matches Sorenstam's scoring record

Kim Sei-young turned an anticipated Sunday shootout into a record-tying blowout. The 23-year-old South Korean player matched Annika Sorenstam’s LPGA Tour scoring record of 27 under, closing with a 10-under 62 at Desert Ridge for a five-stroke victory in the JTBC Founders Cup. “It’s ...

South Korean legend Pak to retire at end of LPGA season

Mar 18, 2016

South Korean legend Pak to retire at end of LPGA season

Pak Se-ri is retiring after the season, ending a Hall of Fame career that inspired a wave of South Korean players who followed her to the LPGA Tour. The 38-year-old Pak broke the news Thursday after opening with a 3-under 69 in the JTBC ...

Mar 7, 2016

Matsuyama finishes tied for 35th at Cadillac Classic

Hideki Matsuyama shot a final-round 73 on Sunday to finish the Cadillac Championship in a tie for 35th. Playing in strong winds, Matsuyama had five birdies, but blotted his scorecard with a bogey trifecta: one bogey, a double bogey and a triple bogey. “You ...

Mar 5, 2016

Nomura slips six strokes off pace at HSBC Women's Champions

Harukyo Nomura shot 1-under-par 71 but fell six strokes off the lead on Saturday after the third round of the HSBC Women’s Champions. Starting the day three shots back in ninth, Nomura carded three birdies and two bogeys at the Sentosa Golf Club’s par-72 ...

Mar 5, 2016

Matsuyama cards career-worst 81

Hideki Matsuyama suffered a second-round meltdown and carded his worst score on the U.S. PGA Tour at the Cadillac Championship on Friday. Matsuyama started the day four strokes off the pace in a tie for 11th place, but made two birdies, three bogeys and ...

Aoki named JGTO chairman

Mar 4, 2016

Aoki named JGTO chairman

Isao Aoki, who led Japan’s domestic tour in earnings five times, was selected its new chairman on Friday by the JGTO’s board of directors. The 73-year-old Aoki replaces 81-year-old Katsuji Ebisawa, who served two, two-year terms. Aoki, who had been a special consultant to ...

Nomura climbs into contention

Mar 4, 2016

Nomura climbs into contention

Harukyo Nomura moved into contention to win her second career LPGA Tour title on Friday after a 4-under-par 68 put her within three strokes of the lead at the midway point of the HSBC Women’s Champions. Nomura, who captured her maiden victory at last ...

Mar 3, 2016

Tiger working on return to game

Tiger Woods said he continues to feel better, though the 14-time major champion remains unsure when he can return to competitive golf. Woods released a statement Wednesday saying he has been chipping and putting at home in Florida as his recovery from back surgeries ...

Scott ends drought at Honda Classic

Feb 29, 2016

Scott ends drought at Honda Classic

Adam Scott tapped in a 30-inch par putt to win the Honda Classic on Sunday, and the smile was more relief than joy over ending the longest drought of his career. A small measure of satisfaction might come from the silence he hopes will ...

Nomura finishes in tie for fifth in Thailand

Feb 28, 2016

Nomura finishes in tie for fifth in Thailand

Harukyo Nomura finished in a three-way tie for fifth at the Honda LPGA Thailand on Sunday, unable to add to her first U.S. LPGA tour title from last week. Nomura carded six birdies and two bogeys in a final-round 68 at the par-72 Siam ...