Rolex First-Time Winners 2006 to present

2014 ROLEX FIRST-TIME WINNERS
NAME
COUNTRY
TOURNAMENT
SCORE
VICTORY MARGIN
Austin Ernst USA Portland Classic Presented by Cambia Health Solutions 69-69-69-67=274 (-14) defeated I.K. Kim by one stroke in a one-hole sudden-death playoff
Mirim Lee South Korea Meijer LPGA Classic presented by Kraft 70-64-67-69=270 (-14) defeated Inbee Park by one stroke in a two-hole sudden-death playoff
Mo Martin USA RICOH Women's British Open 69-69-77-72=287 (-1) defeated Suzann Pettersen and Shanshan Feng by one stroke
Lydia Ko New Zealand Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic 68-71-68-69=276 (-12) defeated Stacy Lewis by one stroke
Lizette Salas USA Kingsmill Championship Presented by JTBC 67-68-65-71=271 (-13) defeated Yani Tsent, Lexi Thompson and Sarah Jane Smith by four strokes

 

2013 ROLEX FIRST-TIME WINNERS
NAME
COUNTRY
TOURNAMENT
SCORE
VICTORY MARGIN
Amy Yang South Korea LPGA KEB • HanaBank Championship 67-71-69=207 (-9) defeated Hee Kyung Seo in a one-hole sudden-death playoff
Lexi Thompson USA Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia 67-63-66-69=265 (-19) defeated Shanshan Feng by four strokes
Ilhee Lee
South Korea
Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic
41-43-42-0=126 (-18) defeated Irene Cho by two strokes
Jennifer Johnson
USA
Mobile Bay LPGA Classic
67-70-65-65=267 (-21) defeated Pornanong Phatlum and Jessica Korda by one stroke

 

2012 ROLEX FIRST-TIME WINNERS
NAME
COUNTRY
TOURNAMENT
SCORE
VICTORY MARGIN
Jessica Korda
USA
ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open
72-70-73-74=289 (-3) defeated five players in a two-hole, sudden-death playoff
Azahara Munoz
Spain
Sybase Match Play Championship
Match Play 2&1 in final match defeated Candie Kung
Shanshan Feng
China
Wegmans LPGA Championship
72-73-70-67=282 (-6) defeated Eun-Hee Ji, Suzann Pettersen, Stacy Lewis and Mika Miyazato by two strokes
Brittany Lang USA Manulife Financial LPGA Classic 69-65-67-67=268 (-16) defeated three players in a three-hole, sudden-death playoff
So Yeon Ryu South Korea Jamie Farr Toledo Classic Presented by Kroger, Owens Corning and O-1 67-68-67-62=26 (-20) defeated Angela Stanford by six strokes
Mika Miyazato
Japan
Safeway Classic Presented by Coca-Cola
65-68-70=203 (-13) defeated Brittany Lincicome and Inbee Park by two strokes

 

2011 ROLEX FIRST-TIME WINNERS
NAME
COUNTRY
TOURNAMENT
SCORE
VICTORY MARGIN
Sandra Gal
Germany
Kia Classic
67-68-70-71=276 (-16) defeated Jiyai Shin by one stroke.
Stacy Lewis
USA
Kraft Nabisco Championship
66-69-71-69=275 (-13) defeated Yani Tseng by three strokes.
Momoko Ueda
JAPAN
Mizuno Classic
67-64-69=200 (-16) defeated Shanshan Feng in a three-hole playoff.
Hee Young Park
SOUTH KOREA
CME Group Titleholders
71-69-69-70=279 (-9) defeated Sandra Gal and Paula Creamer by two strokes.

 

2010 ROLEX FIRST-TIME WINNERS
NAME
COUNTRY
TOURNAMENT
SCORE
VICTORY MARGIN
Beatriz Recari
Spain
CVS/pharmacy LPGA Challenge
68-66-70-70=274 (-14)
defeated Gwladys Nocera by one stroke.
Sun Young Yoo
South Korea
Sybase Match Play Championship
3&1
defeated Angela Stanford in final round

 

2009 ROLEX FIRST-TIME WINNERS
NAME
COUNTRY
TOURNAMENT
SCORE
VICTORY MARGIN
Michelle Wie
USA
Lorena Ochoa Invitational by Banamex and Corona Light
70-66-70-69=275 (-13)
defeated Paula Creamer by two strokes
Na Yeon Choi
South Korea
Samsung World Championship
71-67-63-71=272 (-16)
defeated Ai Miyazato by one stroke
M.J. Hur
South Korea
Safeway Classic Presented by Coca-Cola
69-69-65=203 (-13)
defeated Suzann Pettersen and Michele Redman in a two-hole, sudden-death playoff
Ai Miyazato
Japan
Evian Masters Presented by Société Générale
69-66-70-69=274 (-14)
defeated Sophie Gustafson in a one-hole, sudden-death playoff
Eunjung Yi
South Korea
Jamie Farr Owens Corning Classic Presented by Kroger
68-66-61-71=266 (-18)
Eunjung Yi won on a one-hole, sudden-death playoff over Morgan Pressel
Anna Nordqvist
Sweden
McDonald's LPGA Championship Presented by Coca-Cola
66-70-69-68=273 (-15)
defeated Lindsey Wright by four strokes
Jiyai Shin
South Korea
HSBC Women's Champions
72-73-66-66=277 (-11)
defeated Katherine Hull by two strokes

 

2008 ROLEX FIRST-TIME WINNERS
NAME
COUNTRY
TOURNAMENT
SCORE
VICTORY MARGIN
In-Kyung Kim
South Korea
Longs Drugs Challenge
67-69-69-73=278 (-10)
defeated Angela Stanford by three strokes
Katherine Hull
Australia
CN Canadian Women's Open
71-65-72-69=277 (-11)
defeated Se Ri Pak by one stroke
Ji Young Oh
South Korea
LPGA State Farm Classic
66-66-69-69=270 (-18)
defeated Yani Tseng in a one-hole, sudden-death playoff
Inbee Park
South Korea
U.S. Women's Open
72-69-71-71=283 (-9)
defeated Helen Alfredsson by four strokes
Eun-Hee Ji
South Korea
Wegmans LPGA
70-71-64-67=272 (-16)
defeated Suzann Pettersen by two strokes
Yani Tseng
Taiwan
McDonald's LPGA Championship Presented
by Coca-Cola
73-70-65-68=276 (-12)
defeated Maria Hjorth in a four-hole, sudden-death playoff
Leta Lindley
USA
LPGA Corning Classic
73-67-70-67=277 (-11)
defeated Jeong Jang in a one-hole, sudden-death playoff
Louise Friberg
Sweden
MasterCard Classic
72-73-65=210 (-6)
defeated Yani Tseng by one stroke

 

2007 ROLEX FIRST-TIME WINNERS
NAME
COUNTRY
TOURNAMENT
SCORE
VICTORY MARGIN
Momoko Ueda
Japan
Mizuno Classic
70-67-66=203 (-13)
defeated Reilley Rankin and Maria Hjorth by two strokes
Natalie Gulbis
USA
Evian Masters
72-69-73-70=284 (-4)
defeated Jeong Jangin a one-hole, sudden-death playoff
Nicole Castrale
USA
Ginn Tribute Hosted by ANNIKA
69-71-68-71=279 (-9)
defeated Lorena Ochoa in a one-hole, sudden-death playoff
Young Kim
South Korea
LPGA Corning Classic
68-64-68-68=268 (-20)
defeated Mi Hyun Kim and Paula Creamer by three strokes
Suzann Pettersen
Norway
Michelob ULTRA Open at Kingsmill
66-72-68-68=274 (-10)
defeated Jee Young Lee in a three-hole, sudden-death playoff
Silvia Cavalleri
Italy
Corona Championship
69-68-69-66=272 (-20)
defeated Ochoa and Granada by two strokes
Morgan Pressel
USA
Kraft Nabisco Championship
74-72-70-69=285 (-3)
defeated Matthew, Lincicome, and Pettersen by one stroke
Meaghan Francella
USA
MasterCard Classic Honoring Alejo Peralta Presented by Televisa Deportes
68-68-69=205 (-11)
defeated Annika Sorenstam in a four-hole, sudden-death playoff

 

2006 ROLEX FIRST-TIME WINNERS
NAME
COUNTRY
TOURNAMENT
SCORE
VICTORY MARGIN
Julieta
Granada
Paraguay
ADT Championship
70-69-69
Final R - 68 (-4)
defeated Lorena Ochoa by two strokes
Brittany Lincicome
USA
HSBC Women's World Match Play Championship

Final - 3 & 2

defeated Juli Inkster 3 & 2 in the finals
Seon Hwa Lee
Korea
ShopRite LPGA Classic
65-69-63=197 (-16)
defeated Jeong Jang,
Sherri Steinhauer, and
Annika Sorenstam by three strokes
Sung Ah Yim
Korea
Florida's Natural Charity Championship hosted by Nancy Lopez
68-64-68-72=272 (-16)
defeated Cristie Kerr, Karrie Webb, and Annika Sorenstam by one stroke
Joo Mi Kim
Korea
SBS Open
at Turtle Bay
70-65-71=206
(-10)
defeated Soo Young Moon and Lorena Ochoa in two-hole playoff

 

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