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Indy Women in Tech: It’s golf v the weather, again!

Indy Women in Tech co-leaders Lizette Salas and Sung Hyun Park aren’t in the clear – the chasing pack is pushing hard going into the weekend.<p>The …

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Barbara Kew Nominated For XL Catlin Volunteer Service Award | LPGA | Ladies Professional Golf Association

Perhaps it’s the thrill of a start-up venture that stokes the interest of Indiana native Barbara Kew.<p>After all, she spent 40 years working in the …

Golf

Salas shoots 62 to tie course record, take Indy LPGA lead

Lizette Salas' waited 77 minutes to line up her 4-foot putt to take the lead Thursday at the Indy Women in Tech Championship.<p>She refused to let the …

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Lexi Thompson 'relaxed' after four-week break from golf

<b>(CNN) —</b> World No. 5 Lexi Thompson says she is feeling "very comfortable" after returning to golf following a four-week break.<p>Thompson, speaking at this week's Indy Women in Tech Championship at Indianapolis' Brickyard Crossing Golf Course, missed the women's British Open earlier this month to …

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Golfer Makes Three Aces In A Day

Ali Gibb achieved the feat in her club championship where she won the title for the second year running<p><b>Golfer Makes Three Aces In A Day</b><p>Most golfers …

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Brandt Snedeker Shoots 59 At Wyndham Championship

Brandt Snedeker Shoots 59 At Wyndham Championship - Snedeker has become the 10th man to shoot below 60 on the PGA Tour<p><b>Brandt Snedeker Shoots 59 At</b> …

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Golf: Lydia Ko tied for fifth at LPGA event in Indianapolis

Kiwi golfer Lydia Ko lies fifth equal after the opening round of the Indianapolis Women In Tech Championship on Friday morning (NZ time).<p>The …

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Lexi Thompson: “I Need To Have A Life”

The world number five returns this week after taking time out from the game<p><b>Lexi Thompson: “I Need To Have A Life”</b><p>Lexi Thompson returns to …

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2018 Indy Women in Tech Lexi Thompson Round 1 interview

Defending champion Lexi Thompson talks after her opening-round 68 at the Indy Women in Tech Championship.

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Lexi Thompson explains extended break from golf: 'I'm not just a robot out here'

It's difficult for most of us to imagine what it's like to be extraordinary at a young age. To be driven since grade school to be the best in the world. To have everything in your life point toward a goal of greatness.<p>At the age of 23, the prodigious Lexi Thompson needed a break.<p>It just so happens …

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Events Lpga Brickyard

The Indy Women in Tech (IWiT) Championship will return to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the Brickyard Crossing Golf Course. At 2017’s inaugural …

Indianapolis

Golf Glance

PGA TOUR<p>LAST WEEK: PGA Championship (Brooks Koepka)<p>THIS WEEK: Wyndham Championship, Aug. 16-19<p>Sedgefield Country Club, Greensboro, N.C. (Par 72, 7,127 yards)<p>Purse: $6 million (Winner: $1.08 million)<p>Defending Champion: Henrik Stenson<p>Television: Thursday-Friday: 3-6 p.m. ET (Golf Channel); …

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Who To Watch This Week In Indy | LPGA | Ladies Professional Golf Association

Trying to predict who will win week-to-week on the LPGA Tour is like trying to predict the weather. Just when you think you’ve got it figured out, a …

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World’s Best Female Golfers To Face Tougher Brickyard Crossing Challenge at IWiT

World’s Best Female Golfers To Face Tougher Brickyard Crossing Challenge at IWiT<p>The 144-player field for the second annual Indy Women in Tech …

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Indy Women in Tech and other pro golf happenings this week

Indy Women in Tech features Lexi facing a high-powered field determined to challenge – this is who I’m watching.<p>The LPGA‘s Indy Women in Tech second …

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Brooke Henderson, Lorie Kane receive exemptions into CP Women’s Open

Brooke Henderson and Lorie Kane are among the players who have received exemptions into the LPGA’s CP Women’s Open, which is to run from Aug. 20-26 …

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Center Grove's Erica Shepherd qualifies for local LPGA tourney

CLOSE<p>Center Grove student Erica Shepherd teed off with the top women's golfers in the world in the Indy Women in Tech Championship at Brickyard …

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Youth Olympics

<b>PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla.</b> – USA GOLF announced today that junior golf standouts Lucy Li, of Redwood Shores, California, and Akshay Bhatia, of Wake …

Olympics

Georgia Hall breaks into women’s world rankings top 10

Georgia Hall is just getting started – her championship game could put her near the top of the world rankings by the end of the season!<p>Georgia Hall, …

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Developmental program necessary to allow U.S. women golfers to compete at highest level

LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England – It’s America against the world on the LPGA in the minds of many. U.S. fans scan leaderboards for red, white and blue. …

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Five For Friday: Golf’s Women’s British Open

<i>Mo Martin putts at the Marathon Classic on July 12, 2018 in Sylvania, Ohio.</i><p>Thirty-four Americans teed off on Thursday at the Women’s British Open, …

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Michelle Wie: Injury woes continue at Women’s British Open

Michelle Wie has a history of injury-related withdrawals dating back to 2010 – what does this mean for Wie’s future on the pro golf stage?<p>Michelle …

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The downside of modernizing the Rules of Golf

For the better part of the last decade, officials at the USGA and R&A have offered a simple refrain to anyone professing difficulty understanding the …

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Dame Laura Davies: I will never captain Team Europe at Solheim Cup

Dame Laura Davies, Britain’s most successful female golfer, has declared that she never wants to be Solheim Cup captain, implying that the modern player needs too much looking after.<p>As both the leading points scorer in the women’s equivalent of the Ryder Cup, with 25, and as the player with most …

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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 …

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Women’s British Open: US golfers playing catch-up with Asia, says Korda

Jessica Korda, the top ranked American in this week’s Women’s British Open field, believes shortcomings within her country’s development programme for female golfers is contributing to Asian dominance.<p>Korda, at No 9, is one of just three non-Asian players in the world’s top 12. She will garner more …

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Jessica Korda: U.S. golf lacks a proper developmental system

LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England – Jessica Korda would love to see American girls coming up in golf get the boost other nations get with a national …

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Jessica Korda calls for better development program for American female golfers

LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England – Jessica Korda wants American golf authorities to do more to challenge Asia's dominance of women's golf. Asians currently …

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Rolex and Golf, Swinging Times

Considered one of the most prestigious and difficult sports to master, it is no wonder that Rolex is a strong supporter of golf. From sponsoring the …

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7 famous recent rules controversies — and how the new “Lexi Thompson” rule would have affected them

Here’s a look back at seven famous recent rules controversies — and how the new rule would have affected them.<p>1. Lexi Thompson, 2017 ANA …

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