After nearly two years away from the “greens” for Michelle Wie the return to the sector is close to. The American golfer, who performed the final match on the LPGA Tour in June 2019 (the KPMG Ladies’s PGA Championship), is at the moment included within the subject of the Kia Basic, an occasion of the very best American ladies’s circuit scheduled from 25 to twenty-eight March in Carlsbad, in California.
However there may be extra. As a result of the American participant might then additionally play ANA Inspiration (the primary Main of 2021), from Thursday 1 to Sunday 4 April in Rancho Mirage, additionally in California.
Michelle Wie, scenario
Earlier than her, the wrist harm (which put her profession in danger) full with an operation.
Then, the wedding with Jonnie West, son of the legend of basketball and the Lakers, Jerry West. Then the being pregnant and the arrival of her daughter Makenna, taken to a golf course for the primary time 10 days after her delivery to observe the coaching of her mom.
And now the attainable new begin on the greens, with america getting ready to embrace Michelle Wie once more. Absolute domination of Austin Ernst who in Ocala, Florida, wins the Drive On Championship – third spherical of the LPGA Tour 2021 – and celebrates his third profession on the circuit.
The American, on the course of the Golden Ocala Golf Membership (par 72), took off within the final spherical and, with a complete of 273 (-15) strokes, received the all-American derby with Jennifer Kupcho, second with 278 (-10), and Jenny Coleman, third with 280 (-8).
After making full loot within the first two seasonal occasions, the Korda sisters failed this time. Jessica (Diamond Resorts champion in January) completed the competitors in eighth place (284, -4). Whereas Nelly (queen of Gainbridge LPGA) didn’t transcend 28 / a sq. (288, par).
In an occasion that noticed the South Korean Jin Younger Ko, world number one, come out surprisingly. With Sei Younger Kim (second within the rating) solely 14 / a (285, -3). For Ernst, 29, from Greenville (South Carolina), along with the victory got here a test for $ 225,000 for a complete prize pool of 1,500,000. A determine that enables the American to exceed the brink of 4,000,000 profession earnings on the LPGA Tour.