Ariya Jutanugarn

NAPLES, Fla | Thompson wins LPGA finale, Jutanugarn wins Race to CME Globe

NAPLES, Fla  — Lexi Thompson was the best this week, and Ariya Jutanugarn was the best all season. Neither left any doubt about that Sunday. Thompson shot a final-round 70 to finish at 18-under 270 and win the LPGA’s season-ending CME Group Tour Championship by four strokes over Nelly Korda. The win makes this the … Continue reading NAPLES, Fla | Thompson wins LPGA finale, Jutanugarn wins Race to CME Globe

INCHEON, South Korea | SKorea holds off US and England to win International Crown

INCHEON, South Korea— South Korea held off challenges from the United States and England to win the eight-nation International Crown for the first time in front of a delighted home crowd at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club on Sunday. The top-seeded host team started the final round two points clear of the chasing pack and won … Continue reading INCHEON, South Korea | SKorea holds off US and England to win International Crown

INCHEON, South Korea | United States gets into gear in International Crown

INCHEON, South Korea — The United States enjoyed a perfect morning on the second day of the UL International Crown team golf tournament, comfortably winning both fourball matches against Thailand to move atop Pool B in the eight-nation tournament. Jessica Korda and Michelle Wie bounced back from Thursday’s defeat against Sweden to defeat Moriya Jutanugarn … Continue reading INCHEON, South Korea | United States gets into gear in International Crown

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France | Heck yeah: Teenage American golfer shines in 2nd major test

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France — When 16-year-old Rachel Heck finally hits the professional golf tour, the current world No. 2, Ariya Jutanugarn, plans to give her a lot of respect. American high schooler Heck made a big impression Sunday completing the Evian Championship — her second major — in a fun grouping with the Jutanugarn sisters, two-time … Continue reading EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France | Heck yeah: Teenage American golfer shines in 2nd major test

Jutanugarn adapting to links ahead of Women’s British Open

Ariya Jutanugarn is coming round reluctantly to the quirky nature of links golf and that makes the world’s No. 1 player an even more dangerous prospect heading into the Women’s British Open this week. In the early stage of her career, Jutanugarn refused to adapt to the fierce winds and undulating fairways that define links … Continue reading Jutanugarn adapting to links ahead of Women’s British Open

GULLANE, Scotland | Jutanugarn wins Ladies Scottish Open for 10th LPGA title

GULLANE, Scotland — Thailand’s Ariya Jutanugarn hit six birdies in a final round 5-under 66 to win the Ladies Scottish Open by one shot on Sunday. The 22-year-old Jutanugarn held off the challenge of Australian Minjee Lee at Gullane to claim her 10th LPGA title and third this year. Jutanugarn finished on 13-under 271 to … Continue reading GULLANE, Scotland | Jutanugarn wins Ladies Scottish Open for 10th LPGA title

BIRMINGHAM, Ala | Jutanugarn wins US Women’s Open on fourth playoff hole

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Ariya Jutanugarn had a huge lead, completely lost it and then prevailed on the fourth hole of a playoff to win a dramatic U.S. Women’s Open on Sunday at Shoal Creek. Jutanugarn, a 22-year-old from Thailand, made a clutch bunker shot to within a foot of the hole to save par, … Continue reading BIRMINGHAM, Ala | Jutanugarn wins US Women’s Open on fourth playoff hole

BIRMINGHAM, Ala | Sarah Jane Smith up by 3 at US Women’s Open at Shoal Creek

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Sarah Jane Smith has a three-shot lead entering the third round of the U.S. Women’s Open. The Australian shot a 5-under 67 Friday, finishing her second round before more thunderstorms soaked an already wet Shoal Creek course. Half the field completed the second round Saturday morning. Thailand’s Ariya Jutanugarn is second … Continue reading BIRMINGHAM, Ala | Sarah Jane Smith up by 3 at US Women’s Open at Shoal Creek