This is the first year for the event.
Will Inbee Park defend her title?
Smile Financial Foundation, micro financing institution chaired by Chairman Seung Yoo Kim of Hana Financial Group, held a special event at HFG's Headquarters, announcing the charitable contribution it received from the 2011 LPGA HanaBank Championship through the "Birdies of Love" program. The tournament was able to raise KRW 107,000,000 in total - equivalent to approximately USD $91,431.
Hee Young Park was Up to the Challenge Presented by Prudential at the CME Group Titleholders. During the final round of the CME Group Titleholders, Hee Young Park made it look easy with her second shot on the fifth to go on to birdie that hold. She bounced back from a bogey on four with birdies at five, six and eight which put her at the top of the leaderboard.