WOMEN

U.S. Women`s Open winner Park adds Canadian title to resume

U.S. Women`s Open winner Park adds Canadian title to resume

Published 28/08/2017

(The Sports Xchange) - Park Sung-hyun Park claimed the second victory during her rookie year on the LPGA Tour, winning the Canadian Pacific Women's Open on S [more…]

Wie to have appendix removed after pulling out of LPGA event

Wie to have appendix removed after pulling out of LPGA event

Published 27/08/2017

Michelle Wie was scheduled to have her appendix removed in an Ottawa hospital on Sunday, her management said in a statement. [more…]

Golf: United States crush Europe to retain Solheim Cup

Golf: United States crush Europe to retain Solheim Cup

Published 21/08/2017

The United States recorded their biggest victory over Europe in two decades and continued their near invincibility on home soil to retain the Solheim Cup in Iowa on Sunday. [more…]

Muguruza thumps Halep in Cincinnati final

Muguruza thumps Halep in Cincinnati final

Published 20/08/2017

Spanish fourth seed Garbine Muguruza fine-tuned her preparations for this month's U.S. Open by crushing Simona Halep 6-1 6-0 in the Cincinnati Open final on Sunday. [more…]

Golf: American Schubert wins U.S. Amateur

Golf: American Schubert wins U.S. Amateur

Published 14/08/2017

American Sophia Schubert won the U.S. Amateur Championship on Sunday, beating Albane Valenzuela of Switzerland 6&5 in the 36-hole final at San Diego Country Club in southern California. [more…]

Keys wins all-American final to claim Stanford title

Keys wins all-American final to claim Stanford title

Published 07/08/2017

Madison Keys outdueled fellow American Vandeweghe 7-6(4) 6-4 on Sunday to win the Stanford Classic and capture her first title of the year.In an even [more…]

Tennis: Marathon magician Makarova downs Goerges to win Citi Open

Tennis: Marathon magician Makarova downs Goerges to win Citi Open

Published 07/08/2017

Russian Ekaterina Makarova turned on the marathon magic again to defeat Julia Goerges 3-6 7-6(2) 6-0 and win the Citi Open in Washington DC on Sunday. [more…]

Golf: Park Sung-hyun wins U.S. Women`s Open by two strokes

Golf: Park Sung-hyun wins U.S. Women`s Open by two strokes

Published 17/07/2017

Jul 16, 2017- Bedminster, NJ, USA- Sung Hyun Park poses with the U.S. Women's Open Championship trophy after winning the final round of the U.S. Women's Open golf tournament at Trump National Golf Club-New Jersey. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

The South Korean juggernaut continued as long-hitting Park Sung-hyun broke a three-way tie with two late birdies to win the U.S. Women's Open by two strokes at Trump National on Sunday for her first major championship.

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Experience worth more than money, says U.S. Open runner-up Choi

Experience worth more than money, says U.S. Open runner-up Choi

Published 17/07/2017

Jul 16, 2017- Bedminster, NJ, USA- Hye-Jin Choi tees off the fourth hole during the final round of the U.S. Women's Open golf tournament at Trump National Golf Club-New Jersey. Eric Sucar-USA TODAY Sports

Choi Hye-jin finished second at the U.S. Women's Open on Sunday and while the South Korean amateur was unable to collect the $540,000 prize money that went with the runner-up finish the 17-year-old said the experience was worth everything.

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Thai 14-year-old becomes youngest Ladies European Tour winner

Thai 14-year-old becomes youngest Ladies European Tour winner

Published 10/07/2017

A 14-year-old amateur from Thailand won on the Ladies European Tour on Sunday, supplanting Lydia Ko as the youngest champion on the circuit.

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