Tagged with Ji-Hee Lee

Ji-Hee Lee Wins 2012 JLPGA T-Point Ladies

South Korea’s Ji-Hee Lee won her 16th JLPGA event, the 2012 T-Point Ladies. Through soaking conditions and a weather delay, Lee was one of only 3 players to shoot sub-70 in the final round, allowing her to leapfrog into first over second place finisher Soo-Yun Kang, who also held 2nd place after the penultimate round. … Continue reading

2011 JLPGA Tour Winners

It was a great year on the JLPGA, with terrific performances by Player of the Year Sun Ju Ahn and Chie Arimura, among others. But no story of the year in Japan can escape the tragedy of the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami. The JLPGA bounced back to have a great year, highlighted by legendary JLPGA … Continue reading

Yukari Baba Wins 2011 JLPGA Japan Women’s Open

Sometimes good things come in small packages. Yukari Baba, the diminutive 4′ 10″ JLPGA golf star, stood tall as the winner of the 2011 Japan Women’s Open, the third Major on the LPGA of Japan schedule. In scoring her third JLPGA victory, Baba overcame a tough week that saw 12-over as the winning score. 70 … Continue reading

Chie Arimura Wins 2011 JLPGA CAT Ladies

Early in 2011, Chie Arimura went into the final round of the LPGA HSBC Women’s Champions in Singapore with the lead but was overtaken by World Golf Hall of Famer Karrie Webb. In the final round of the JLPGA CAT Ladies, Chie once again started with the lead, and late on the back 9 found … Continue reading

Rolex Rankings

Yani Tseng RANK CHANGE PLAYER COUNTRY EVENTS AVG PTS TOT PTS 1 — Jiyai Shin KOR 58 11.50 667.03 2 — Suzann Pettersen NOR 41 10.95 448.80 3 — Cristie Kerr USA 45 10.62 477.73 4 — Yani Tseng TWN 52 10.55 548.47 5 — Na Yeon Choi KOR 52 10.52 547.19 6 — Ai … Continue reading