Lexi Thompson and Lydia Ko, the latest under-18 sensations, highlight the early-week tee sheet at this week's Ricoh Women's British Open.
David Kim runs out to a three-shot lead at the AJGA Under Armour/Gary Woodland Championship, while Lilia Vu is part of a three-way tie on the girls side after Round 1.
Ten. That's how many OneAsia Tour cards are on offer this week at Sandbelt Trails of Mission Hills Haikou in the final stage of the tourís inaugural qualifying school.
More than 14,000 amateur athletes and officials from 45 Asian countries are converging on China for the 16th edition of the Asian Games in Guangzhou, starting Friday through Nov. 27. Among them are almost 200 golfers. While Korea and Japan are tipped to dominate the menís and womenís golf tournaments, the host nation has high hopes of bridging the gap on its rivals.
After a disappointing season on the U.S. PGA Tour, Y.E. Yang is finding comfort on the OneAsia Tour. Down 10 shots overnight, the South Korean won his second title of the year after carding 66 Sunday in the Kolon Korea Open.
A fired-up Bae Sang-moon claimed his second OneAsia title after the confident 23-year-old shot a closing five-under-par 67 to win the SK Telecom Open by three strokes from good friend Kim Dae-hyun.
Top finishers from each local qualifier will advance to one of thirteen 36-hole sectional qualifiers, to be played May 24 in Surrey, England, and Saitama Pref, Japan, and June 7 across the U.S.
2010 LPGA Tour money list