Nelly Korda, Solheim Cup stars near top of LPGA’s Tour Championship

Nelly Korda finished the first round at the LPGA CME Group Tour Championship with a 4-under 68 and tied for 13th place. The former world No. 1 player did more than just play well as the tour’s star on Thursday. Many Solheim Cup participants also flexed their muscles at Tiburon Golf Club in Naples, Florida. […]

Ryder Cup captain Luke Donald inspired by Team Europe’s performance at Solheim Cup

The Solheim Cup brought great drama and created great competition, with Team Europe retaining the cup at Finca Cortesin in Spain. After falling behind 4-0 after Friday’s morning session, the Europeans outscored the Americans 14-10 in the remaining games to retain their spot in the cup. Their resurgence has inspired Europe’s Ryder Cup teams, who […]

Local hero Carlota Ciganda leads Team Europe to thrilling Solheim Cup comeback

Carlota Ciganda is Team Europe’s hero so far in the Solheim Cup. The Spaniard, who has a record of 3-0-0, helped Europe overcome a 4-0 deficit and draw with the Americans at the end of Saturday’s four-ball game. “It was amazing,” Ciganda said after Saturday’s play. “[Friday] And today, certainly this afternoon, I could hear […]

Jessica Korda comes to Lexi Thompson’s defense amid Solheim Cup shank controversy

Despite not playing in this year’s Solheim Cup, Jessica Korda has been placed in defense for Lexi Thompson. After Friday’s four-ball round, in which Thompson and Lilia Vu lost to Leona Maguire and Georgia Hall, Thompson and U.S. captain Stacey Lewis were harsh in a press conference. Their frustration stemmed from a question directed at […]


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