Shiho Oyama rode a 6 birdie, 2 bogey opening day effort to a 4-under lead after round 1 of the 2013 Mizuno Classic. The 36-year old Oyama is a 12-time JLPGA winner, although her last victory came in 2011 when she won her 2nd Masters GC Ladies. Her greatest year on the LPGA of Japan … Continue reading
South Korean Il-Hee Lee started her first round at the 2013 Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia with a birdie on the par 4 1st, heralding a great day to come. That day would feature a clean 7-birdie, no bogey round that left Il-Hee alone atop the leaderboard at 7-under at day’s end. Earlier this year the … Continue reading
Even the legendary Annika Sorenstam admits that after winning the 2005 Kraft Nabisco Championship and LPGA Championship she felt tremendous pressure going for 3 for 3 at the 2005 US Open. It proved too much weight as Annika finished tied for 23rd at 12-over par. If Inbee Park is feeling similar pressure going for an … Continue reading
Wow. I mean…just, wow. I knew Inbee Park was good coming into 2013. She went down to the wire, literally, with Stacy Lewis last year fighting for Player of the Year honors. This I never saw coming, though. After a 2nd round 4-under pushed her to 9-under overall, Inbee is halfway home to history. She’s … Continue reading
I was too busy with tennis and other things to post about Stacy Lewis’ terrific win at Mobile Bay. So I will put pics from the tournament in this post at the end of the Rolex Rankings. Stacy moves up 3 spots to #6 in the world, knocking on the door for the top 5. … Continue reading
At Wack Wack Golf and Country Club in the Philippines. Great to see them giving international clinics, spreading the love of the game.