Thailand's Ariya captures third LPGA title in a row

Chicago (AFP) - Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn won her third consecutive LPGA title, firing a final-round five-under par 67 to win the inaugural Volvik Championship by five strokes over American …

Spieth wins to close on Day

Jordan Spieth has resumed his challenge to Jason Day's world No.1 golf ranking with a win in the US PGA Tour's Colonial tournament in Texas.


Wood eyes Ryder Cup, Olympic teams

Wentworth (United Kingdom) (AFP) - England's Chris Wood is eyeing a spot in the Ryder Cup and the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro after his win in the European PGA Championship at Wentworth on Sunday.


Jutanugarn with three straight LPGA wins

Ariya Jutanugarn has become the first player in three years to win three straight LPGA Tour events with a five-stroke victory in the Volvik Championship.


Closing eagle keeps Ariya ahead in LPGA treble bid

Chicago (AFP) - Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn eagled the 18th hole and clung to a one-stroke lead over Americans Jessica Korda and Christina Kim after Saturday's third round of the LPGA Volvik …


Hend packs punch to take Wentworth lead over Willett

Wentworth (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Australia's Scott Hend had the backing of Masters champion Danny Willett in confronting a drunken spectator on route to eagling the last for a second day running to …