covid 19

LPGA cancels Shanghai event due to virus

LPGA cancels Shanghai event due to virus

The LPGA Shanghai tournament has been cancelled because of health concerns and travel restrictions put in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 12 Aug 2020
US Women’s Amateur: Kuehn & Smyth share first-round lead

US Women’s Amateur: Kuehn & Smyth share first-round lead

After more than 10 months and a series of cancellations and postponements due to COVID-19, USGA championships returned on Monday with Round 1 of the 120th US Women’s Amateur at Woodmont Country Club in Rockville, Maryland. 4 Aug 2020
Kang hangs on in LPGA return

Kang hangs on in LPGA return

Danielle Kang has played the brand of steady golf that wins on tough courses to secure the title by one stroke at the first LPGA Tour event in more than five months. 3 Aug 2020
National amateur championships given overhaul

National amateur championships given overhaul

Australian amateur golf’s elite events have been overhauled for the first time in a generation. 28 Jul 2020
The Preview: Drive On Championship

The Preview: Drive On Championship

The LPGA Tour is set to make its long-awaited return with the inaugural three-day LPGA Drive On Championship at Inverness Club, having spent five-plus months in hibernation due to the coronavirus pandemic. 28 Jul 2020
AIG extends its support of renamed Women's Open

AIG extends its support of renamed Women's Open

AIG has today announced its continued commitment to women’s golf by extending its title partnership of the AIG Women’s Open by two years, to 2025. 23 Jul 2020
Field taking shape for US Women's Amateur

Field taking shape for US Women's Amateur

Entries have closed for the 120th US Women’s Amateur Championship, scheduled for Aug. 3-9, 2020, at Woodmont Country Club’s North Course in Rockville, Md., and the field is nearly complete as the USGA prepares to host its first all-exempt championship in recent history next month. 15 Jul 2020
Asia-Pacific Amateur Championships cancelled

Asia-Pacific Amateur Championships cancelled

The 2020 Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific (WAAP) and Asia-Pacific Amateur Championships (AAC) have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 8 Jul 2020
Women’s Open to go ahead without fans

Women’s Open to go ahead without fans

The R&A confirmed today that it intends to play the AIG Women’s British Open at Royal Troon from 20-23 August without spectators due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 8 Jul 2020
Returning Ryu wins Korea Women's Open

Returning Ryu wins Korea Women's Open

Two-time major champion So Yeon Ryu closed with an even-par 72 to win the Korea Women's Open in her first tournament in four months because of the COVID-19 pandemic. 22 Jun 2020
LPGA Tour set for Ohio restart in late July

LPGA Tour set for Ohio restart in late July

The LPGA Tour will return from its COVID-19 shutdown with two tournaments in Ohio, starting with the new Drive On Championship three-day event from July 31 to August 2, officials said on Tuesday. 17 Jun 2020
Evian Championship cancelled due to virus

Evian Championship cancelled due to virus

The Evian Championship, one of five women's golf major tournaments, has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 10 Jun 2020
Rose sponsors new women's golf series

Rose sponsors new women's golf series

Former World No.1 Justin Rose and his wife Kate are to sponsor a new women's golf series in Britain starting this month. 9 Jun 2020
LPGA Tour cancels 2020 qualifying schools

LPGA Tour cancels 2020 qualifying schools

The LPGA has cancelled Tour qualifying "Q-schools" this year because of the coronavirus pandemic with most players retaining their status for the 2021 season. 21 May 2020
Park Hyun-kyung wins KLPGA Championship

Park Hyun-kyung wins KLPGA Championship

In a return to official live tournament golf after the coronavirus epidemic, Park Hyun-kyung shot a final-round 67 Sunday to win the Korean Ladies Professional Golf Association Championship by one stroke. 18 May 2020
Green’s major defence moved to October

Green’s major defence moved to October

Hannah Green will get to keep her PGA Championship trophy at least until October after the year's first scheduled major was postponed Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic. 30 Apr 2020