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1/6/2003

Koch confirms for Irish and French Open

Sweden’s Solheim Cup star Carin Koch will make a welcome return to Tour golf after giving birth to her second son last April and has confirmed to play in the ...

1/6/2003

Elder stateswoman Dassu wins in Spain

(Salamanca June 1 2003) At 44-years-old, Italy’s Federica Dassu became the oldest winner in the history of the Ladies European Tour after her two shot victory at the Open de ...

31/5/2003

Auffret two clear in Spain

(Salamanca May 31 2003) Virginie Auffret from France controlled her nerves during Saturday at the €250,000 Open de España Feminino in Salamanca and heads into the fourth and final round ...

30/5/2003

Dibs rues storm delay in Salamanca

(Salamanca, May 30 2003) A thunder and lightning delay at the €250,000 Open de Espana Femenino came at exactly the wrong time for Australia’s Corinne Dibnah, who, after the end ...

29/5/2003

Spain heralds return of the veterans

(Salamanca, May 29 2003) While the youth have plundered the silverware over the last couple of seasons on the Ladies European Tour, Australia’s Corrine Dibnah and Federica Dassu from Italy, ...

28/5/2003

Espanolas aiming to fly La Bandera

(Salamanca, May 28 2003) The Ladies European Tour returns to one of the most scenic and cultural stops of its schedule for this weeks €250,000 Open de España Femenino in ...

25/5/2003

Munt denies Esterl in extra time

(Lisbon, May 25 2003) Australia’s Alison Munt secured her first victory in three years at the Lancia Ladies Open of Portugal after defeating Germany’s Elisabeth Esterl at the first extra ...

24/5/2003

Uwland bounces back after chaotic day

(Lisbon, May 24 2003) A wicked wind wreaked havoc with the scores around Aroeira GC during the second round of the €165,000 Lancia Ladies Open of Portugal. But Australian Tour ...

23/5/2003

Taylor sets blistering pace in Portugal

(Lisbon, May 23 2003) England’s Kirsty Taylor equalled the lowest round of her career to lead after the first round of the €165,000 Lancia Ladies Open of Portugal at Aroeira ...

22/5/2003

Esterl leads the way without Annika

(Lisbon, May 22 2003) While the hubbub surrounding Annika Sorenstam’s attendance on the PGA Tour this week continues, normal service resumes without the world number one on the Ladies European ...

18/5/2003

Kreutz surprises herself with a win

(Scarperia, Italy May 18 2003) Ludivine Kreutz from France made a point of not looking at the leaderboard on Sunday and when she holed for birdie on the final hole ...

17/5/2003

Lunn and Knight lead into Sunday's shoot out

(Scarperia, Italy May 17 2003) Karen Lunn and Anne-Marie Knight from Australia take a one shot lead heading into the final round of the £125,000 La Perla Italian Open ...

16/5/2003

Lunn leads at La Perla

(Scarperia, Italy May 16 2003) Karen Lunn from Australia continued her quest to win for the first time in six years by carding a two under par 71 to grab ...

15/5/2003

Three cheers for trio at top

(Scarperia, Thursday May 15 2003) Karen Lunn from Australia and Lynnette Brooky from New Zealand credited a cool bottle of Pinot Grigio on Wednesday evening to helping them into a ...

15/5/2003

Davies and Gustafson confirmed for Irish Open

England’s Laura Davies has confirmed to play in the €165,000 Ladies Irish Open, held at Killarney Golf and Fishing Club near Kerry from June 13-15 and will aim to consolidate ...

14/5/2003

Tinning aiming for victory in Italy

(Scarperia, Italy, May 14 2003) Defending champion Iben Tinning from Denmark is brimming with confidence ahead of this weeks £125,000 La Perla Italian Open, which starts on Thursday at the ...

9/5/2003

La Perla Ladies Italian Open

Weather: Average temperature 15-27°C (59-81°F). The weather should be quite humid but with some anticipated storms at the weekend ...

7/5/2003

Sorenstam ready to play the men

Annika Sorenstam plays in the Colonial tournament on the PGA Tour later this month against the best men in the world and the 32-year-old Swede claims she is ready for ...

6/5/2003

Head impressing in Japan

England’s Samantha Head is enjoying great success on the Japan LPGA Tour and occupies 12th on the official order of merit after a string of consistent performances in just four ...

4/5/2003

Esterl clinches win in Tenerife

(Playa de Las Americas, May 4 2003) Germany’s Elisabeth Esterl can now add a victory to her 22 top tens and five runners up spots on the Ladies European after ...

3/5/2003

Brewerton stretches her nerves and the lead

(Playa de Las Americas, May 3 2003) Reigning British Amateur Strokeplay champion Becky Brewerton from Wales endured a nerve-wracking Saturday in the third round of the €200,000 Tenerife Ladies Open, ...

3/5/2003

Pettersen one back in America

Norway’s Suzann Pettersen sits just one shot behind the leaders at the Michelob Light Open at Kingsmill in Virginia on the LPGA Tour. The former Bill Johnson rookie of the ...

2/5/2003

Brewerton hijacks the Pros in Tenerife

(Playa de Las Americas, May 2 2003) Although Welsh amateur sensation Becky Brewerton is playing in her first professional event outside the UK, the 21-year-old from Abergele looked every part ...

2/5/2003

Brewerton leading the way during round two

(Playa de Las Americas, May 2 2003) Welsh amateur sensation Becky Brewerton is doing her utmost to upstage the professionals as she leads halfway through the second round of the ...