Despite having to deal with wind and rain each day, In-Kyung (I-K) Kim played virtually flawless while posting an 18 under to win the Ricoh Women’s British Open by 2 strokes over a fast finishing Jodi Ewart Shadoff. This was IK’s 3rd win on tour this year. She had a 6 stroke lead going into the final rounds and coasted home with a 71.
WGC Bridgestone Invitational became Hideki Matsuyama’s 6th win in the last 10 months. He came from behind on Sunday to run away with the title by posting a record-tying 61 and a 5 stroke win over Zach Johnson.
Chris Stroud dropped an eagle putt on the 72nd hole to get into a tie for the lead with Greg Owen and Richy Werenski at the Barracuda Championship. He then posted a birdie on the 2nd playoff hole for the win and his first victory after 289 starts on the PGA Tour.
The Solheim Cup comes up on Aug 18-20. Here are the rosters for the two teams.
Jodi Ewart Shadoff
Emily Kristine Pedersen
Jessica Korda was on the team but she withdrew with a forearm injury. Captain Julie Inkster will name a replacement shortly from the Alternates list.