Golfers from around the world have been arriving in Taiwan over the past two days for the US$2 million Fubon LPGA Taiwan Championship, the Taiwan leg of the LPGA tour.
Lexi Thompson broke out of a crowded pack Sunday to win the LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship for her second victory of the year and sixth overall.
Taiwanese golfer Yani Tseng fired a 4-under 68 in the final round of LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship to finish second with a 4-day total of 274, one stroke behind American Lexi Thompson.
The Fubon LPGA Taiwan Championship, the Taiwan leg of the LPGA tour, is scheduled to take place Oct. 22-25 in New Taipei, with seven of the world's top 10 players competing.
Brendan Steele felt no different about his game Friday than when he tied the course record with a 63 in his opening round at the Frys.com Open. The difference was seven shots. What didn't change was his position on the leaderboard.
South Korea's Sung Hyun Park shot a course-record 10-under 62 on Thursday to take a four-stroke lead in the LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship.
With the LPGA Taiwan tournament approaching, Yani Tseng (曾雅妮) said yesterday that she is looking forward to the competition, which she described as a chance for her to return to Taiwan after a year of battling in foreign countries.
Bill Haas delivered the winning point to his team and to his father Sunday in a Presidents Cup that ended with a familiar result amid tension not felt in years.
American star Jessica Korda produced an impressive final round Sunday to grab the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia title with a four-stroke victory in her first triumph this year.
Bae Sang-moon had a dynamic debut at home in the Presidents Cup by making a 12-foot birdie putt to win a crucial fourballs match Friday that helped his International team win its first session in two years and get back in the game.