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Lorena Ochoa dispelled all the doubts regarding the retirement statement Grupo Ochoa made last Tuesday. She’s not pregnant and is saying goodbye from competitive golf because she wants to spend more time with her family. Nevertheless, she’ll stay as a non active member of the LPGA and will compete annually at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational. Ochoa was joined by her family, sponsors and LPGA executives. Thru a long later she explained her... Read More »

Mexican super star and world number one, Lorena Ochoa, is about to retire indefinitely from professional golf. Grupo Ochoa, who’s in charged of representing her, announced that she’ll giver her reasons and further details this Friday, during a press conference. Ochoa has battled with her consistency since last year. Lorena’s  management group sent the invitation last Thursday and cleared out that the reasons for this unusual... Read More »

Great last day here in Guadalajara the people was amazing to all the players and the game was just amazing. Seems like every year the LOI improves and the team involved with the organization has done a fantastic job! Morgan Pressel shot the best round of the day with a 67, 5 under, and finished T3. Michelle started the day as co-leader along with fellow American Cristie Kerr at 10 under. Different from other tournaments, in which she had been in... Read More »

She’s a 21 year old from South Korea and she managed to make it to the top of the Lorena Ochoa Invitational. Jiyai Shin, who’s already clinched the Rookie of the Year Award, is seeking to become the LPGA’S best player this year, which will end with Mexico’s Lorena Ochoa three year’s streak as Player of the Year. The LOI is the last stop of the LPGA in Mexico this year. Shin didn’t have a single mistake in the second round and she made... Read More »

Is Guadalajara Country Club Lorena’s next big nightmare, just as Bosque Real Country Club, where the MasterCard Classic was held? Well, I hope not, anyways she’s not having so much luck out there!  World number 1 had good birdie chances but her putting isn’t working. While I was at the Media Center watching the live coverage I could see a very frustrated Lorena, she was battling hole in and hole out, but nothing was happening, at least... Read More »

As it has been for the last couple of seasons the girls from the far far East have been dominating the leaderboard of almost every single LPGA tournament. LOI’s field features 15 Asian players, compared with only 2 Mexicans and 6 Europeans. Son Hee Kim had a great start, she opened her 65 round with a birdie on number 3 par 5. Kim, who has 10 top ten finishes this year, continue to card birdies on 5, 7, 8, 9 and 10. Then, she had to settle... Read More »

Yesterday Michelle Wie, Paula Creamer and Jiyai Shin attended a press conference and talked about their expectations about the tournament. These young players are hoping to take the trophy home for very special reasons. Paula Creamer and Michelle Wie were Solheim Cup team partners. Jiyai Shin will play her first LOI. First of all, Michelle is seeking her first victory in the LPGA and is hoping to make it happen this week. “I feel like I’ve... Read More »

A few hours ago Lorena Ochoa appeared at the interview room to attend all the media that have been gathering at the Guadalajara Country Club since yesterday. Lorena seeks her fourth victory this year which might lead her to grab the Player of the Year Award. World #1 came with Angela Stanford, who is the defending champion who talked about her mom’s breast cancer, “she had her last chemo treatment October 30. Surgery is set for December 1. So... Read More »

Next Thursday the Lorena Ochoa Invitational (LOI) will take place at the Guadalajara Country Club. The course seems to be in pretty good shape, all the stands are settled and some players have already played the course. This is the second edition of the LOI, in 2008 Angela Stanford won the event.. Today is the last day that this place will be so calm and calm, because all the activities that involve media will start tomorrow. There are some press... Read More »