Nomura climbs into contention at U.S. Women's Open

More Sports / Golf Jul 15, 2017

Nomura climbs into contention at U.S. Women's Open

Harukyo Nomura pulled herself into contention by shooting a 3-under 69 Friday to sit four shots behind leader Feng Shanshan after two rounds at the U.S. Women's Open. Nomura carded four birdies and a single bogey for a 36-hole total of 4-under to share sixth ...

Feng cards 6-under 66 for early lead at U.S. Women's Open

More Sports / Golf Jul 14, 2017

Feng cards 6-under 66 for early lead at U.S. Women's Open

China's Feng Shanshan shrugged off the effects of jet lag to fire a six-under-par 66 for the clubhouse lead in the weather-disrupted opening round of the U.S. Women's Open at Trump National on Thursday. The Olympic bronze medalist took advantage of calm morning conditions with ...

Kang grabs share of Women's PGA Championship lead

More Sports / Golf Jul 1, 2017

Kang grabs share of Women's PGA Championship lead

Danielle Kang won back-to-back majors as an amateur but not even a regular tournament in her half-dozen years as pro. The 24-year-old Californian took a big step in that direction Friday, grabbing a share of the second-round lead at 7-under 135 after the morning group ...

Nomura outlasts Kerr for Texas win

More Sports / Golf May 1, 2017

Nomura outlasts Kerr for Texas win

Harukyo Nomura never saw her ball land on the 18th green while playing the hole for the sixth straight time in a playoff. She heard the cheers though. After her approach to 12 feet, Nomura almost made an eagle before a tap-in birdie and her ...

More Sports / Golf Apr 29, 2017

Nomura moves into lead at Texas Shootout

Harukyo Nomura fired a 6-under-par 65 to move from a share of ninth place to the top of the leaderboard after the second round of the Volunteers of America Texas Shootout on Friday. Nomura made eight birdies against a pair of bogeys at the par-71 ...

Park grabs gold as Nomura just misses medal

Olympics / Summer Olympics / Golf Aug 21, 2016

Park grabs gold as Nomura just misses medal

Harukyo Nomura carded the second-best round of the final day of the women's Rio Olympic golf tournament on Saturday to fly up the leaderboard, but it was not enough as she finished tied for fourth, seven shots behind gold medalist Inbee Park. Park, a seven-time ...

Nomura, Oyama punch tickets for Rio Olympics

More Sports / Golf Jul 11, 2016

Nomura, Oyama punch tickets for Rio Olympics

Harukyo Nomura and Shiho Oyama qualified for the women's golf competition at the Rio Olympics as the two highest ranked Japanese players in the world rankings released on Monday. Nomura, 23, is ranked 22nd and Oyama 43rd. Nomura finished 11th at the U.S. Women's Open ...