This is the first year for the event.
Will Inbee Park defend her title?
The 2012 LPGA season officially kicks off this week in Melbourne, Australia with the ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open, as the LPGA returns to Australia for the first time in over a decade. And for the first time in its storied history, Royal Melbourne Golf Club will be the host of a women’s professional golf event with 156 players competing this week for a $1.1 million purse.
One of the top storylines heading into the 2012 season is "Will anyone step up to rival Yani Tseng's dominance?". Cast your vote for who you think from the choices below.
On January 8th and 9th Morgan Pressel held her fifth annual Morgan and Friends Fight Cancer Tournament. Fellow LPGA Tour players Paula Creamer, Cristie Kerr, Brittany Lincicome and Lexi Thompson were on hand to support their friend in her efforts to raise money for breast cancer awareness.
LPGA.com counts down to the end of 2011 with the LPGA Tour's 11 top stories of the year. Join us as we look back at the year's most memorable milestones. Read about teen Lexi Thompson's record-setting LPGA win in Story No. 2.
Lexi Thompson became the second youngest winner in Ladies European Tour history following a victory at the Omega Dubai Ladies Masters today.