Golf: LPGA in Portland

ON THIS POST:

 

  • Top 25 women in world rankings
  • Portland Classic facts and figures
  • Charting recent winning scores
  • Tracking 2-time winner Brooke M. Henderson
  • Henderson climbs in season points race
  • PGA, European, Web.com, Champions schedule

1: Portland Classic is last event before final major of season

 

5: Evian Championship, 5th and final major of season, is Sept. 13-16 in France

 

2: 2018 major winners playing in Portland


LPGA MAJORS WINNER
ANA Inspiration Pernilla Lindberg
U.S. Open Ariya Jutanugarn, not playing
Women's PGA Park Sung-hyun, not playing
British Open Georgia Hall
Evian Championship 2017: Anna Nordqvist

6: Spots 2-time Portland winner Brooke Henderson moved up in world rankings after winning CP Women's Open

 

11: Of top-25 players in world rankings in Portland Classic field


ROLEX RANKINGS
RANK PLAYER / in field COUNTRY AVG
1 Sung Hyun Park South Korea 8.09
2 Ariya Jutanugarn Thailand 7.98
3 So Yeon Ryu South Korea 7.27
4 Inbee Park South Korea 7.16
5 Lexi Thompson USA 6.16
6 Shashan Feng China 5.87
7 Minjee Lee Australia 5.51
8 Brooke Henderson Canada 5.40
9 In-Kyung Kim South Korea 5.01
10 Georgia Hall England 4.83
11 Jessica Korda USA 4.82
12 Choi Hye-Jin South Korea 4.78
13 Jin-Young Ko South Korea 4.76
14 Moriya Jutanugarn Thailand 4.73
15 Nasa Hataoka Japan 4.57
16 Lydia Ko New Zealand 4.50
17 Anna Nordqvist Sweden 4.41
18 Cristie Kerr USA 4.34
19 Sei-Young Kim South Korea 4.17
20 Michelle Wie USA 4.00
21 Carlota Ciganda Spain 3.97
22 Amy Yang South Korea 3.91
23 Lizette Salas USA 3.85
24 In Gee Chun South Korea 3.75
24 Ai Suzuki Japan 3.75

47: Times the LPGA has played a tournament in Portland

 

3: Nancy Lopez is only 3-time winner of event (1985, '87, '92)

 

2: Past champions in field

Austin Ernst, Brooke Henderson


Winning scores of Portland Classic at Columbia Edgewater CC


Last 10 winners of Portland Classic

YEAR WINNER SCORE
2017 Stacy Lewis 70-64-65-69--268
2016 Brooke M. Henderson 65-68-70-71--274
2015 Brooke M. Henderson 66-67-65-69--267
2014 Austin Ernst 69-69-69-67--274
2013 Suzann Pettersen 68-63-70-67--268
2012 Mika Miyazato 65-68-70--203
2011 Suzann Pettersen 69-74-64--207
2010 Ai Miyazato 66-67-72--205
2009 Mi Jung Hur 69-69-65--203
2008 Cristie Kerr 71-67-65--203

7: Career LPGA Tour victories for Canadian Brooke Henderson

 

8: Career record for wins by Canadian golfer on any pro tour

(Sandra Post, Mike Weir, George Knudson)


Tracking Brooke M. Henderson

Her world ranking in past 12 months

1,098: Ariya Jutanugarn's points

lead in Race to CME Globe

 

5: Spots Brooke Henderson moved up in points race after Canada win

 

9: Events left in before Nov. 15 tour championship.

 

12: Players who get chance at $1 million bonus in season finale


Race to CME Globe Season


Race to CME Globe Season standings
RK LW GOLFER TRN POINTS
1 1 Ariya Jutanugarn 22 3,468
2 7 Brooke M. Henderson 21 2,370
3 2 Minjee Lee 20 2,334
4 3 Sung Hyun Park 18 2,088
5 5 JinYoung Ko 19 1,987
6 4 Moriya Jutanugarn 22 1,964
7 6 So Yeon Ryu 17 1,919
8 8 Nasa Hataoka 19 1,877
9 9 Inbee Park 11 1,642
10 10 Lydia Ko 20 1,624
11 11 Sei Young Kim 19 1,532
12 12 Jessica Korda 15 1,421
13 13 Brittany Lincicome 16 1,408
14 14 Lizette Salas 17 1,355
15 16 Shanshan Feng 16 1,331
16 15 Carlota Ciganda 19 1,327
17 21 Amy Yang 16 1,254
18 17 Lexi Thompson 15 1,219
19 23 Austin Ernst 19 1,207
20 18 Eun-Hee Ji 17 1,167
21 19 Michelle Wie 15 1,166
22 22 Charley Hull 18 1,165
23 20 Marina Alex 18 1,126
24 26 Georgia Hall 16 1,083
25 27 Lindy Duncan 20 1,080
25 25 Caroline Masson 19 1,080

Also on the tee

PGA TOUR
TOURNAMENT Dell Technologies Championship
WHEN Aug. 31-Sept. 3
COURSE TPC Boston (P71, 7,342)
SITE Norton, Mass
PURSE $9 million (Winner: $1,620,000)
2017 WINNER Justin Thomas
NEXT BMW Championship
EUROPEAN TOUR
TOURNAMENT Made in Denmark
WHEN Aug. 30-Sept. 2
COURSE Silkeborg Ry CC (72, 6,975)
SITE Aarhus, Denmark
PURSE $1.17 million (Winner: $292,750)
2017 WINNER Julian Suri
NEXT Omega European Masters
WEB.COM TOUR
TOURNAMENT DAP Championship
WHEN Aug. 30-Sept. 2
COURSE Canterbury GC (70, 6,976)
SITE Beachwood, Ohio
PURSE $1 million (Winner: $180,000)
2017 WINNER Nicholas Lindheim
NEXT Boise Open, Sept. 13-16
CHAMPIONS TOUR
TOURNAMENT Shaw Charity Classic
WHEN Aug. 31-Sept. 2
COURSE Canyon Meadows CC (70, 7,086)
SITE Calgary, Alberta
PURSE $2.35 million (Winner: $352,000)
2017 WINNER Scott McCarron
NEXT Ally Challenge, Sept. 14-16

Source: lpgatour.com; rolexrankings.com; pgatour.com