In the Winner's Circle: Anna Nordqvist at Honda LPGA Thailand

Anna Nordqvist
Photo Credit: Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images

2014 Honda LPGA Thailand
Siam Country Club, Choburi, Thailand

Born: Eskilstuna, Sweden
Lives: Orlando, Fla.
Birthdate: June 10, 1987 – currently 26 years, 8 months, and 13 days
Qualified for LPGA Tour: Finished T25 at the 2008 LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament
Turned Professional: 2008

  • VICTORIES
    • LPGA: Third career victory. Previous wins: 2009 McDonald’s LPGA Championship, 2009 LPGA Tour Championship
  • RACE TO CME GLOBE
    • Earns 500 points toward the Race to the CME Globe standings and currently ranks fourth with 526
  • ROLEX RANKINGS
    • Is projected to move up to 14th in the Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankings
  • MONEY
    • CAREER: With the $225,000 first-place check, Anna moves to 67th on the LPGA Career Money List with $3,501,085
    • SEASON: Anna has earned $229,984 this season and is first on the 2014 LPGA Official Money List
  • TOURNAMENT SPECIFIC
    • Previous finishes at the Honda LPGA Thailand include:
      • 2010 – 31st
      • 2011 – T26
      • 2012 – T18
      • 2013 – T56
  • 2014 IN A NUTSHELL
    • 2 events, 2 cuts made, $259,984 earned, 1 win
    • Earns 30 points toward Player of the Year race with her victory and is now currently tied for first with Jessica Korda and Karrie Webb
  • 2013 RECAP
    • 26 events, 26 cuts made, $678,751 earned (20), five top-10 finishes
    • Crossed the $3 million mark in career earnings at a T11 finish at the U.S. Women’s Open
    • Competed on the her third European Solheim Cup Team with a 2-1-1 record (6-5-1 overall)
  • OF NOTE
    • Made 95 starts between her last win at the 2009 LPGA Tour Championship and her win this week
    • First player from Sweden to win on the LPGA Tour since Maria Hjorth won the 2011 Avnet LPGA Classic

Topics: Nordqvist, Anna, Honda LPGA Thailand, In the winners circle

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