Weekly Round Up Of News-Views and Results: Monday 12th June 2017

Monday 12th June 2017

PGA

FEDEX ST. JUDE CLASSIC
Location: Memphis, TN | Course: TPC Southwind,

Defending champion Daniel Berger kept his nerve to keep C. Schwartzel SA and W. Kim SK at bay by one shot to retain his title.

European Tour

LYONESS OPEN
Location: Atzenbrugg, Austria | Course: Diamond Country Club,

South African Dylan Frittelli won his first European Tour event carding -12 and finishing 1 shot ahead of Englishman D. Horsey, South African JBE. Kruger and Finlands Mikko. Korhonen

LPGA

MANULIFE LPGA CLASSIC
Location: Cambridge, Ontario | Course: Whistle Bear Golf Club

Ariya Jutanugarn earned her first Tour event of the season when she defeated Americ’s Lexi Thompson and South Korean In Gee Chun on the first playoff hole. Her sixth career win at the Manulife LPGA Classic could potentially move Ariya Jutanugarn past Lydia Ko to #1 in the world.

Other News

So it’s off to Wisconsin next week and Erin Hills for the US Open. Defending champion Dustin Johnson will be hoping for a repeat performance without an interruption from the rules committee.

Rory McIlroy has thrown his hat into the ring after a long layoff with his troublesome rib injury.

Should be a fascinating week, see you all on the other side.

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