LPGA Using Twitter Vote to Determine Final Tournament Spot

LPGA Using Twitter Vote to Determine Final Tournament Spot

Justin B. News, Players Leave a Comment

There has been a lot of discussion of how the PGA is attempting to get fans more involved through technology and changing event formats.  This has also been true for the LPGA, however, as illustrated through their latest decision. The association has decided to do something unique with the final opening in the ShopRite LPGA Classic.  Rather than choosing which golfer …

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Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic Fantasy Picks

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It’s fantasy golf time again – time to pick your team! Here’s my take on the Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic field. Looking over the final field for the Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic, I’m finding some very exciting possibilities. It’s a strong field among not just among the high-ranked players but also among those a bit further down in …

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CME Group Tour Championship Preview & Fantasy Picks

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The LPGA season finale, the CME Group Tour Championship, is our last opportunity to play fantasy golf this year, but there’s more at stake than the usual hardware. Who will win this year’s million dollar Race to the CME Globe? Will it be Lydia Ko for a 3rd year or will Ariya Jutanugarn hold on to her slender 126 point lead …

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Lorena Ochoa Invitational Preview

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Even without the promise of a Lydia Ko – Ariya Jutanugarn shootout, even without Inbee Park defending her title, even without live television coverage, the Lorena Ochoa Invitational is one of my favorite perennial LPGA events. It’s a delightful, playful tournament that celebrates the game in a special, clubby fashion. The field is small and not necessarily the most elite, …

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Martha Burke Chooses the Right Shot, but has Poor Execution

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In a editorial released on huffpost.com in the wee hours of Monday, Oct. 31, 2016, Martha Burke, Director of Corporate Accountability Project for the National Council of Women’s Organizations, said “Pressure is mounting on the United States Golf Association to move next year’s Women’s U.S. Open away from the Trump-owned Bedminster club in New Jersey.” You may recall the many, …