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Ayako Uehara finishes third at Portland Classic

/ Sep 3, 2018

Ayako Uehara finishes third at Portland Classic

Ayako Uehara finished third outright at the Portland Classic on Sunday, moving up a notch on the leaderboard in the final round at Columbia Edgewater Country Club. Uehara completed a bogey-free round with birdies on the seventh, 10th and 13th holes for a 3-under-par 69. She ...

Uehara five strokes back at ANA

/ Apr 1, 2018

Uehara five strokes back at ANA

Ayako Uehara shot a 2-under 70 on Saturday to remain five shots off the lead at the ANA Inspiration after three rounds. The 34-year-old hit three birdies and a bogey to finish the day in ninth place at 9 under for the tournament, the first ...

Uehara slips to 4th at ANA Inspiration

/ Mar 31, 2018

Uehara slips to 4th at ANA Inspiration

Ayako Uehara shot a 1-under 71 to fall back to fourth place Friday after the second round of the ANA Inspiration, the first of the year's five women's majors. Overnight leader Pernilla Lindberg of Sweden was joined by South Korea's Park Sung-hyun atop the leaderboard ...

Ayako Uehara starts strong at ANA Inspiration

/ Mar 30, 2018

Ayako Uehara starts strong at ANA Inspiration

Ayako Uehara shot a 6-under-par 66 Thursday to claim a share of second place after the first round of the ANA Inspiration, the first of the year's five women's majors. While Pernilla Lindberg of Sweden stands alone atop the leaderboard after her bogey-free 65 at ...

Miyazato closes book on career

/ Sep 18, 2017

Miyazato closes book on career

Retiring former world No. 1 Ai Miyazato was unable to go out with a coveted major title on Sunday at the Evian Championships, the last women's major of the season. Ayako Uehara finished 10th in the event, which was won by Sweden's Anna Nordqvist, who ...

/ Sep 17, 2017

Uehara poised in second at Evian Championship

Ayako Uehara pulled within one stroke of the season's final women's major golf competition, the Evian Championship, after Saturday's second round. The 33-year-old, who has yet to win on the U.S. LPGA tour, had seven birdies and two bogeys for a two-round total of 8-under-par ...

/ Jul 10, 2017

Uehara finishes sixth at LPGA event

Ayako Uehara impressed with seven birdies in the final round of the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic on Sunday en route to a two-way tie for sixth, her best showing on the U.S. women's circuit. Uehara, playing her fifth season in the United States, finished with ...