Grace Kim’s front-running quest for the Karrie Webb Cup has been fortified by the level emotions and short-game expertise of former US Open champion Geoff Ogilvy. The young Sydneysider absorbed both as big lessons from her 36 holes playing beside the former PGA Tour star at the Fortinet WPGA Championship at Royal Queensland today. Kim Read more…
WPGA Tour Australasia chief executive Karen Lunn and long-time touring professional Sarah Jane Smith did the honours on the balcony of Royal Queensland’s clubhouse on Monday in the absence of the seven-time Major champion, who is at her US home in Florida this week.
For the first time in the history of the LPGA Tour, the Q-Series will be conducted over two weeks with Robyn Choi, Karis Davidson, Stephanie Kyriacou and Sarah Jane Smith earning exemptions in a variety of different ways.
The LPGA’s decision to cancel the first round of the year’s final Major, the Evian Championship, was controversial to say the least. Sung Hyun Park took full advantage of the do-over, firing an opening 63.