Golf Tours History And Previous Winners

The LPGA Tour

The LPGA Tour


A Brief History Of The LPGA Tour

The LPGA, in full the Ladies Professional Golf Association, is an American organization for female professional golfers. The LPGA was founded in 1950 by a group of 13 women, including Babe Didrikson Zaharias. It is now the oldest ongoing women's professional sports organization in the United States. Carolyn Bivens is the current LPGA Commissioner.
Previous Winners Of The LPGA Tour

Year
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998
1997
1996
1995
1994
1993
1992
1991
1990
1989
1988
1987
1986
1985
1984
1983
1982
1981
1980
1979
1978
1977
1976
1975
1974
1973
1972
1971
1970
1969
1968
1967
1966
1965
1964
1963
1962
1961
1960
1959
1958
1957
1956
1955
1954
1953
1952
1951
1950
Leading player
Lorena Ochoa
Lorena Ochoa
Annika Sörenstam
Annika Sörenstam
Annika Sörenstam
Annika Sörenstam
Annika Sörenstam
Karrie Webb
Karrie Webb
Annika Sörenstam
Annika Sörenstam
Karrie Webb
Annika Sörenstam
Laura Davies
Betsy King
Dottie Mochrie
Pat Bradley
Beth Daniel
Betsy King
Sherri Turner
Ayako Okamoto
Pat Bradley
Nancy Lopez
Betsy King
JoAnne Carner
JoAnne Carner
Beth Daniel
Beth Daniel
Nancy Lopez
Nancy Lopez
Judy Rankin
Judy Rankin
Sandra Palmer
JoAnne Carner
Kathy Whitworth
Kathy Whitworth
Kathy Whitworth
Kathy Whitworth
Carol Mann
Kathy Whitworth
Kathy Whitworth
Kathy Whitworth
Kathy Whitworth
Mickey Wright
Mickey Wright
Mickey Wright
Mickey Wright
Louise Suggs
Betsy Rawls
Beverly Hanson
Patty Berg
Marlene Hagge
Patty Berg
Patty Berg
Louise Suggs
Betsy Rawls
Babe Zaharias
Babe Zaharias
Country
Mexico
Mexico
Sweden
Sweden
Sweden
Sweden
Sweden
Australia
Australia
Sweden
Sweden
Australia
Sweden
England
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
Japan
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
Earnings
$4,364,994
$2,592,872
$2,588,240
$2,544,707
$2,029,506
$2,863,904
$2,105,868
$1,876,853
$1,591,959
$1,092,748
$1,236,789
$1,002,000
$666,533
$687,201
$595,992
$693,335
$763,118
$863,578
$654,132
$350,851
$466,034
$492,021
$416,472
$266,771
$291,404
$310,400
$206,998
$231,000
$197,489
$189,814
$122,890
$150,734
$76,374
$87,094
$82,864
$65,063
$41,181
$30,235
$49,152
$48,379
$32,937
$33,517
$28,658
$29,800
$31,269
$21,641
$22,236
$16,892
$26,774
$12,639
$16,272
$20,235
$16,492
$16,011
$19,816
$14,505
$15,087
$14,800