31 May '14, 3am

LPGA Championship Now Women’s PGA By ED TRAVIS Yesterday introduced... #golfer #golfing

LPGA Championship Now Women’s PGA By ED TRAVIS Yesterday introduced... #golfer #golfing

LPGA Championship Now Women’s PGA By ED TRAVIS Yesterday brought an announcement marking the demise of a major the venerable LPGA Championship, since 2011 the Wegmans LPGA Championship, and in its place the birth of a new major, the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship. The new event will be a collaboration between the LPGA, the PGA of America and KPMG as sponsor. Beginning in 2015, the event will be run by the PGA and played at Westchester Country Club in Rye, New York a suburb of New York City. The purse will increase to $3.5 million which is $250,000 larger than the Women’s U.S. Open purse this year and $1.25 million more than the 2014 LPGA Championship. LPGA Commissioner Michael Whan said he expected venues would be switched from year to year to other major markets but to remain mostly in the New York City area due to of KPMG’s business base. First played in 1955, LPGA Champi...

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