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American Nelly Korda fends off challengers to claim Olympic gold in women’s golf

Friday, August 6th, 2021

American Nelly Korda bounced back after a double bogey to keep her lead in the women's golf tournament, capturing Olympic gold. A playoff had Japan's Mone Inami winning silver and New Zealand's Lydia Ko taking bronze.

Olympic golf tournament might be cut short as Canada’s Henderson, Sharp improve 2nd round

Thursday, August 5th, 2021

Canada’s Brooke Henderson and Alena Sharp had improved second rounds on Thursday, while Nelly Korda of the United States leads. But golfers might have their tournament cut short, with officials pointing to an incoming tropical storm.

Canada’s Henderson, Sharp receive scouting report from teammates for Olympic golf

Monday, August 2nd, 2021

Canada's Brooke Henderson and Alena Sharp are heading into the women's golf tournament at the Tokyo Olympics having learned valuable lessons from the experiences of their male teammates.