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Lydia Ko Swings Past 1 mn USD mark

It’s just the 4th month of the year and Lydia has already stormed past the 1 mn USD mark in the LPGA earnings.

In case the talented Kiwi golfer is able to maintain such a great pace throughout remaining LPGA  season, she would sweep away all spoils.

2 triumphs & 7 top-10s from 8 starts has Lydia occupying the top stand in all lists which count on LPGA Tour. She has extended lead in world rankings as well as in season-long LPGA points race & now she is right on to top of this tour’s money roster.

A 300,000 USD cheque that was conveyed to her on winning LPGA Classic Swinging Skirts hosted at San Francisco, has spiked her earnings this season to 908,810  USD that puts her  160,000 USD + ahead of Sei Kim from South Korea.

Kim is 2nd to her in points race as well, with her 1556 points that stands after 2005 points earned by Ko. According to latest reports on world ranking, Ko is at 3 1 position for 13 weeks in a row. (more…)

Jason Dufner – Great Golfer

Jason Dufner is a professional golfer from the United States of America who currently plays for one of the two premier golf tours in the world – the United States based US PGA Tour where he is a three time winner, including a major title.

The American won the PGA Championship in 2013 after being runner up at the same event two years before when he lost to fellow American Keegan Bradley in the playoff round and that is so far, his one and only major championship. He is consistent presence in the top ten of the Official Golf World Rankings where he has been ranked for 35 weeks, reaching an all time career high of sixth in 2012.

Dufner was a walk-on at the Auburn University, from where he graduated in 2000 with a degree in economics. He won three titles during his spell at the Auburn University and was also among the Honourable Mentions during the All American in 1997. (more…)

Jason Dufner Signs A Deal With Vineyard Vines

Shep Murray and Ian Murray, two brothers who are the founder and also the CEOs of Vineyard vines have made the announcement on 12th January that they have signed a deal with Jason Dufner to become the official apparel provider of the Professional golfer.

Dufner became a PGA Champion n 2013. From now on, Dufner’s apparels will have the logo of the company. The pink whale logo of the Vineyard Vines will be seen on the left sleeve of the Pro golfer’s apparels. Also a wide variety of apparels meant for Golfers will be made available for sale by the company from autumn 2015.

Ian Murray, the co-founder of Vineyard Vines and also a CEO of the company has said that the company’s partnership with the Pro Golfer is a natural one and he further added that Jason Dufner is also a supporter of ‘Every Day Should Feel This Good’. (more…)