Skip to main content

Posts

Showing posts from October, 2015

Blue Bay LPGA Preview & Pairings

Congratulations go out this week to Lydia Ko for winning the Fubon LPGA Taiwan Championship. There was nothing dramatic or suspenseful about this one as she blew away the field by 9 strokes. It was Lydia's 5th victory of the year, and she now leads the LPGA in every statistical category that matters. She has the most wins, top fives, and top tens. She also has a huge lead in the CME Standings. On top of that she leads in Player of the Year points and is the leader for the Vare Trophy.
She also is now the #1 player in the world.

This week the LPGA tour moves to China for the playing of the Blue Bay LPGA. Last year was the inaugural playing of this event, and it was cut to 54 holes because of bad weather. Lee-Anne Pace was victorious by 3 shots over Caroline Masson.

This will be tournament #28 of 31 on this year's LPGA Schedule.

Here are the Key details:

Course:  Jian Lake Blue Bay Golf Course
Location:  Hainan Island, China
Defending Champion:  Lee-Anne Pace
Winning Score:  67-…

Fubon LPGA Taiwan Championship Preview & Pairings

Congratulations go out to Lexi Thompson for winning the KEB Hana Bank Championship. In one of the most exciting final rounds this year, Lexi came out on top by one stroke over both Yani Tseng and Sung Hyun Park. It was Lexi's second victory of the year. It certainly appears that Tseng is back on top of her game and will be geared up this week playing in her home country. As for Sung Hyun Park, she seems to be just one of many non-LPGA South Korean golfers who we are going to be hearing much more from very soon.


This week the LPGA moves to Taiwan for the playing of the Fubon LPGA Taiwan Championship.
We can only hope for as exciting a finish as we had last year, when Inbee Park held off a charging Stacy Lewis and won by 2 strokes. Inbee will not be defending her title.


This will be tournament #27 of 31 on this year's LPGA schedule.

Here are the key details:

Course:  Miramar Golf Country Club
Location:  Taipei, Taiwan
Defending Champion:  Inbee Park
Winning Score:  64-62-69-71 =…

LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship Preview & Pairings

Congratulations go out this week to Jessica Korda for winning the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia. Korda took down some of the best players in the game, defeating Lydia Ko, Shanshan Feng, and Stacy Lewis by 4 strokes. She shot a final round 65.


This week the LPGA moves to South Korea for the playing of the LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship. Many of you may remember last year's exciting finish when Q-Baek defeated Inn Gee Chun and Brittany Lincicome in a playoff.




This will be tournament #26 of 31 on this year's LPGA schedule.
Here are the Key details:

My strength of field rating is a very solid 73.50%. Forty-two of the top 50 players from the LPGA priority list (which is not used in the Asian swing events), and forty-two of the top 50 players from the Rolex Rankings, will be teeing it up this week.  Top players missing from this week's field include Stacy Lewis and Karrie Webb. The main reason my field rating isn't higher is because of a lack of depth as this is a small field. The …