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Jun 6, 2016

Nomura comes up short at ShopRite

Harukyo Nomura narrowly missed out on her third win of the season after finishing second at the ShopRite LPGA Classic on Sunday. Nomura nailed six birdies against a lone bogey in a round of 66 at the par-71 Stockton Seaview Golf Club, finishing one ...

Jun 5, 2016

Nomura jumps to second at ShopRite LPGA Classic

Harukyo Nomura shot a 5-under-par 66 and tied for second after the second round of the ShopRite LPGA Classic on Friday, a stroke off the pace, as overnight leader Ai Miyazato dropped to eighth. Nomura, who has two wins this season, started the day ...

Miyazato tied for lead at ShopRite LPGA Classic

Jun 4, 2016

Miyazato tied for lead at ShopRite LPGA Classic

Ai Miyazato shot a 7-under-par 64 to grab a share of the lead after the first round of the ShopRite LPGA Classic on Friday. The former world No. 1 eagled the third hole at the par-71 Stockton Seaview Golf Club and had six birdies ...

Matsuyama concerned about Zika virus in Rio

Jun 1, 2016

Matsuyama concerned about Zika virus in Rio

Hideki Matsuyama on Tuesday admitted he harbors fears over the Zika virus that is causing havoc for organizers of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. “I have concerns,” Matsuyama told reporters after practice ahead of the Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, ...

Spieth wins in Texas for first time on PGA Tour

May 30, 2016

Spieth wins in Texas for first time on PGA Tour

Jordan Spieth found the perfect cure for his Masters misery. With an impressive back nine at Colonial, Spieth won at home in Texas for the first time on the PGA Tour. He had three consecutive birdies after making the turn, and three more in ...

Jutanugarn extends winning streak

May 30, 2016

Jutanugarn extends winning streak

Ariya Jutanugarn’s strength and skill helped her become the first player in three years to win three straight LPGA Tour events. The 20-year-old Jutanugarn closed with a 5-under 67 for a five-stroke victory Sunday in the Volvik Championship. She’s the first player since Inbee ...

May 29, 2016

Spieth cards 5-under 65, climbs atop leaderboard at Colonial

Jordan Spieth shot a 5-under 65, even while missing a lot of fairways and a few greens, to take the third-round lead Saturday at Colonial. The second-ranked Spieth was alone in the lead at the Dean & Deluca Invitational after three birdies and a ...

Jutanugarn heads into final round with lead

May 29, 2016

Jutanugarn heads into final round with lead

Ariya Jutanugarn ended a shaky round spectacularly, making a 15-foot eagle putt on the 18th hole on Saturday at Travis Pointe to take a one-stroke lead in the Volvik Championship. Trying to become the first to win three straight LPGA Tour events since Inbee ...

Yokomine struggles in second round of Volvik Championship

May 28, 2016

Yokomine struggles in second round of Volvik Championship

Sakura Yokomine slid down the leaderboard after struggling to a 3-over-par 75 in the second round of the LPGA Volvik Championship on Friday. Yokomine started the day five shots off the lead and tied for sixth place, but a round of three birdies, four ...

Yokomine five shots behind Kim at Volvik

May 27, 2016

Yokomine five shots behind Kim at Volvik

Sakura Yokomine carded a 3-under-par 69 on Thursday to sit five shots off the lead after the first round of the LPGA Volvik Championship. Yokomine mixed five birdies with two bogeys at the Travis Pointe Country Club in Ann Arbor, Michigan, a relatively unknown ...

Zika fears rife among Olympic-bound golfers

May 25, 2016

Zika fears rife among Olympic-bound golfers

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Olympic qualifying for golf ends in seven weeks, at which time players will have to determine if medals outweigh mosquitoes. For now, there is only concern. Rory McIlroy was the latest player to say Zika was in the back of his mind. In an ...