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      SOTOGRANDE, SPAIN – MAY 15, 2019: Scotland’s Catriona Matthew, European Solheim Cup Captain, confirmed that she will be stepping away from the LPGA this year and will be playing more on the Ladies European Tour in the future. The Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational on July 17-20 will be her last LPGA event on US soil and she will also play in the AIG Women’s British Open and Aberdeen Standard Investments Ladies Scottish Open, which are ...

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  SOTOGRANDE, SPAIN –  Ten-time Major winner and World Golf Hall of Famer, Annika Sörenstam, is back on the Ladies European Tour this week and she is putting her full weight behind the new La Reserva de Sotogrande Invitational tournament, as part of a bold new vision for women’s golf in Europe. As the tournament host, Annika will conduct a junior coaching clinic, play in the Pro-Am and bring exposure to this week’s event, which tees off ...

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  It was a nail biting finish to the second IOA Invitational as Leona Maguire tied for the lead at 6 under Par after 54 holes with Maria Parra (Spain), Madison Pressel (Florida) and Ssu-Chia Cheng (Chinese Taipei). Parra, Pressel and Maguire each birdied the first playoff hole, while Cheng found the water. The three remaining players made their way to the 18th hole twice more all finishing with birdies. Following three trips down the par-5, it was back to the first and the ...

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Photo:Pat Cashman. It was a case of history repeating itself at Co. Louth Golf Club as Lily May Humphreys captured the Irish Women’s Open Stroke Play Championship just seven days after securing the Welsh Women’s Open Stroke Play at Royal St. David’s. Just 12 months ago the same feat was achieved by Hannah McCook (Scotland) who now competes on the Ladies European Access Tour. Humphreys began the day with a three shot lead over Hazel MacGarvie (Scotland) ...

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  Lovisa Gunnar captures the Irish Girls’ Open Stroke Play Championship with scores of 73, 68, 69. Caption: Lovisa Gunnar (Sweden) after winning the Irish Girls’ Open Stroke Play at Roganstown Golf and Country Club (Jenny Matthews)   Ingrid Lindblad in 2017, Kajsa Arwefjall in 2018 and now Lovisa Gunnar in 2019 has secured three Swedish victories in a row at the Irish Girls’ Open Stroke Play played at Roganstown Hotel and Country Club. Gunnar, who was supposed to be on ...

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  Mehaffey becomes the second Pac-12 individual winner in head coach Missy Farr-Kaye’s four seasons, joining Linnea Strom in 2016, who is now competing on the LPGA Tour. She is the 13th Sun Devil to win the title, with Solheim Cup player Carlotta Ciganda also claiming the title on two occassions. “We are thrilled with Olivia winning her first Pac-12 championship,” ASU head coach Missy Farr-Kaye said. “She fought hard all week and it paid off. It is a ...

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    Amy Bouldem Camilla Lennarth, Noemi Jimenez and Silvia Banon on the 18th green. Ladies European Tour 2019. Omega Dubai Ladies Classic, Emirates Golf Club, Faldo Course, Dubai, UAE. 1-3 May 2019. Amy Bouldem Camilla Lennarth, Noemi Jimenez and Silvia Banon on the 18th green. Credit: Tristan Jones DUBAI – April 30, 2019: A star-studded cast are aiming for the new Omega Dubai Moonlight Classic title. We hear from the players who are welcoming a new floodlight ...

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    The Evian Championship continues to strengthen its sports policy through the global exposure received by its qualifying tournaments in Europe, Korea and the USA. Once again this year, these competitions offer 5 players the opportunity to take their place in the highly select line-up for the Major, to be held from 25 to 28 July 2019 (the field comprises 120 players selected according to stringent eligibility criteria). Société Générale, one of the Evian Championship’s major ...

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Rabat, Morocco – Nuria Iturrios of Spain has won the Lalla Meryem Cup in Morocco, three years after her maiden victory in the same tournament as a rookie, seizing the lead at the top of the 2019 Ladies European Tour order of merit. The 23-year-old from Palma de Mallorca carded a final round of three-under-par 70 over the Blue Course at Royal Golf Dar Es Salam to win by seven over Swedish duo Caroline Hedwall and ...

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CHASKA, Minn. (April 16, 2019)– Leona Maguire has accepted a special exemption to compete in the 2019 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, June 18 – 23, at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minnesota. “The opportunity to play in the 2019 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship at Hazeltine is a true honor and I could not be more excited,” said Maguire, who spent more weeks (135) as the world’s top-ranked amateur than any player in the history of ...

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