Morgan Pressel

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After becoming the first woman golfer from the Republic of Ireland to make the cut at a major championship, Leona Maguire slipped back somewhat today. Photo: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

A disastrous back nine saw Leona Maguire slip down the leaderboard on day three of the Evian Masters after the 20-year-old had made a promising start (...)

Inbee Park won her third Women’s PGA Championship in New York after a flawless final round 68. Photograph: Getty

Korean Inbee Park has claimed her third straight KPMG Women’s PGA Championship title and moved back to the top of the rankings in the process. The 26-(...)

Wu Ashun of China receives the golden jacket next to the trophy after winning the Volvo China Open  in Shanghai. Photo:  Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images

Wu Ashun became the first Chinese player to win a European Tour event on home soil on Sunday as David Howell bogeyed the 72nd hole of the Volvo China (...)

Lucy Li from Redwood City, California one her way to victory in her age cateory at the US National Finals of the Drive, Chip and Putt Championships last monthat Augusta National. Photograph: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images

Those who are uncomfortable with children being exposed to the harsh realities of top-level sport should look away now. An 11-year-old golfer, Lucy Li(...)

Lexi Thompson with her brother and caddie Benji and the rest of her  family take the traditional jump into Poppy’s Pond after her three-shot win at the Kraft Nabisco Championship at Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, California. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Teenager Lexi Thompson became the second youngest winner of an LPGA Major when she emphatically outplayed Michelle Wie at the Kraft Nabisco (...)

Charley Hull asks Paula Creamer to sign her ball after defeating the American 5 and 4 in their singles match. Photograph: Rick Wilking/Reuters

Before the first ball was struck in the Solheim Cup, Suzann Pettersen of Norway was asked what the Europeans could do to hand the United States its fi(...)

Caroline Hedwall of Europe celebrates with her caddie after her birdie putt on the 18th green in the singles matches to retain the 2013 Solheim Cup in Parker, Colorado. Photograph: Rick Wilking/Reuters

Scotland’s Catriona Matthew made history as she secured the half Europe needed to win the Solheim Cup on American soil for the first time.On a dramati(...)

Anna Nordqvist  celebrates  her hole in one on the 17th hole in the morning foursomes with playing partner Caroline Hedwall . Photograph: Photograph:  David Cannon/Getty Images

Europe produced a sensational clean sweep of the afternoon fourballs to earn a five-point lead heading into the Solheim Cup singles match-ups in Color(...)

 Morgan Pressel of the United States hits her second shot on the second hole during the final round of the Ricoh Women’s British Open at the Old Course, St Andrews.  Photograph:   David Cannon/Getty Images

American Morgan Pressel enters the final round of the Ricoh Women’s British Open with a one-shot lead. Play began at 6.15am this morning after strong (...)

Tournament leader South Korea’s Na Yeon Choi acknowledges the crowd at the 18th green during the Women’s British Open at St Andrews, Scotland. Photograph: Reuters

World number one Inbee Park’s hopes of a fourth successive Major were dealt a blow when the South Korean shot a one-over-par 73 to finish eight shots (...)