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Most Popular Photos of the Year - 2016




As many of my readers know, my wife and I go to quite a few LPGA tournaments each year. Since 2010 we have gone to over 45 events, including two in Scotland (St. Andrews being our favorite), and the last 7 Canadian Opens.

I do all the writing on here (my wife who is a teacher, is my proofreader), while my wife Cindy does most of the picture taking. Neither of us are professional photographers, but once in a while we get lucky and capture a moment that is very popular with my viewers.

Below I have reposted the most popular pictures of 2016. I based this on the number of website hits, and the number of comments each photo received. Some came as quite a surprise to me, as when they were taken I was not expecting such a reaction.

#18
Haru Nomura (Calgary)

#17
Azahara Munoz at the Canadian Open (Calgary)

#16
Brooke Henderson spoke to a packed media center in Calgary

#15
Madelene Sagstrom will be a rookie in 2017, but she is already very popular with both the fans and the press (Calgary)

#14
Maude Aimee Leblanc (U.S. Open)

#13
Azahara Munoz (l) Carlota Ciganda (r)  (U.S Open)

#12
In Gee Chun (Maybe this made the list because I pressed it so many times) at U.S. Open


#11
Mi Hyang Lee (ShopRite)

#10
Kim Kaufman was feeling the heat (U.S. Open)

#9
Danielle Kang (Calgary)

#8
Was Ha Na Jang doing a line dance? (Calgary)

#7
Mariajo Uribe (ShopRite)

#6
Hee Young Park (Calgary)

#5
Minjee Lee (Calgary)
#4
Jaye Marie Green (ShopRite)

#3
Brooke Henderson (Calgary)

#2
Belen Mozo (ShopRite)

The 2015 champion (Muni He) was unable to defend her title in 2016. We have a new champion. The following photo(s) were by far the most popular photos of 2016. Because of their popularity I will post them all again.

#1
In Gee Chun Charmed us all at the U.S. Women's Open............



Then she did it again at the International Crown


Bonus Pics:
Ilhee Lee

Sandra Gal

Gaby Lopez

Jaye Marie Green

Kathleen Ekey

Michelle Wie

Se Ri Pak

Lexi Thompson

Jaye Marie Green
Team Korea - International Crown

Team Japan - International Crown



This weeks trivia question:

What LPGA player from England missed the cut in her first tournament of 2016, and then did not miss another all year (making her last 25).

A- Jodi Ewart Shadoff
B- Charley Hull
C- Holly Clyburn

For the answer to this week's trivia question press here.





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  1. Provisional (golfbuzz.com )January 20, 2017 at 7:42 PM

    Love the site and pics , wishing I could make some of the tournaments too
    Thx for sharing ! !!

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  2. My favorite photo from 2016 was shared on Belen Mozo's Instagram page on November 29, 2016. Belen was modeling her pair of Oakley's: https://www.instagram.com/p/BNaONWShQZL/?taken-by=belenmozo

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