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Lewis Holds Off Thompson In Mobile Bay LPGA Classic

Last Updated on Sunday, 29 April 2012 22:32 Sunday, 29 April 2012 22:09

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MOBILE, Ala. -- Stacy Lewis sweated out a win that came down to the last pressurized putt in a day full of them.

Lexi Thompson, meanwhile, was at her poised best -- not her worst -- on a Sunday in Mobile.
 
Lewis outlasted the rising teenager to win the Mobile Bay LPGA Classic by one stroke for her second LPGA Tour title in a round that supplied a measure of vindication for both.

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Miyazato Wins 8th Career LPGA Title In Hawaii

Saturday, 28 April 2012 16:03

 

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KAPOLEI, Hawaii -- Japan's Ai Miyazato won the LPGA LOTTE Championship on Saturday for her eighth career LPGA Tour title, birdieing three of the last six holes for a 2-under 70 and a four-stroke victory.

Miyazato finished at 12-under 276 at wind-swept Ko Olina. She opened with rounds of 71, 65 and 70 to take a three-stroke lead in the final round.
 
Meena Lee, ahead early on the back nine and tied for the lead after a birdie on No. 15, had a 70 to tie for second with Azahara Munoz at 8 under. Munoz finished with a 71.
 
Hamilton's Alena Sharp earned a top-25 finish, shooting a final round of 70 to end up tied for 25th at 1-under 287.

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Wie, Creamer, Kane To Play Manulife Financial Classic In Waterloo

Wednesday, 18 April 2012 10:44

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Paula Creamer, Michelle Wie and Canada's own Lorie Kane have committed to the inaugural Manulife Financial LPGA Classic this June 20-24 at Grey Silo Golf Course in Waterloo, Ontario.

Creamer is one of the most popular players on the LPGA Tour, winning nine times in her first eight years including the 2010 U.S. Women's Open.
 
Another popular and polarizing figure on the Tour, Wie has two career LPGA victories including the 2010 CN Canadian Women's Open.

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Kim Yips One-Footer And Loses Kraft Nabisco Championship

Last Updated on Monday, 02 April 2012 10:08 Monday, 02 April 2012 09:44

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RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) -- I.K. Kim raised her left hand to her mouth and turned her head away, unwilling to look at what just happened at her feet.

Fans at Mission Hills gasped, groaned and screamed in a chorus of shared pain.

With a major championship resting on a 1-foot putt, Kim had just lived every golfer's nightmare.
 
She had done the unthinkable. She had missed the unmissable.

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Michelle Wie Hits Balls At Clay Pigeons

Last Updated on Sunday, 18 March 2012 18:36 Sunday, 18 March 2012 18:12

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Michelle Wie continues her relationship with Kia Motors with a fun Clay Pigeon themed commercial for the Kia Soul.

Wie, the 2-time LPGA winner, returns in her Molten Red Kia Soul for a little target practice.

Watch her pick clay targets out of the sky using a golf club and golf ball, as well-to-do hunters and their dogs look on in amazement.

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