Ai Miyazato

Ai Miyazato takes break from longtime caddie

Struggling and needing a kickstart, Ai Miyazato is taking a break from longtime caddie Mick Seaborn, although it might be only temporary.

5 Things: Miyazato fires 63 to take lead in Phoenix

Ai Miyazato shot 30 on the back nine at Wildfire Golf Club to notch a tournament-record 9-under 63 on a warm spring day at the RR Donnelley Founders Cup.

Ai Miyazato wins eighth career LPGA title

Japan's Ai Miyazato won the LPGA LOTTE Championship on Saturday for her eighth career LPGA Tour title, birdieing three of the last six holes for a 2-under 70 and a four-stroke victory.

Munoz, Miyazato share LPGA LOTTE lead

Spain's Azahara Munoz shot an 8-under 64 in blustery conditions Thursday for a share of the second-round lead with Japan's Ai Miyazato in the LPGA LOTTE Championship.

Miyazato, Tseng share lead in Founders Cup

Ai Miyazato birdied three straight holes on the back nine and finished with a 6-under 66 on Saturday for a share of the lead with Yani Tseng in the LPGA Founders Cup.

Notes: Miyazato's money title in Europe needs an asterisk

If ever an award in golf needed an asterisk, it would be for Ai Miyazato winning the Ladies European Tour money list. She won the title with only one victory in two tournaments.

Number-crunching 2011: Lewis up, Miyazato down

On Day 2 of our annual look at the rise and fall of players in the Golfweek/Sagarin rankings, Stacy Lewis headlines the women's side, while Ai Miyazato moved backward in 2011.

My year in golf: Beth Ann Baldry

From a California photo shoot with Ai Miyazato before her country's devastating earthquake to playing golf with gators (accidentally) to a whirlwind journey with Yani Tseng, our Beth Ann Baldry shares her year in golf.

Miyazato, Lindberg lead Canadian Women's Open

Ai Miyazato and Pernilla Lindberg shot 7-under 65s in wet conditions Thursday to share the lead in the Canadian Women’s Open, while Michelle Wie was two strokes back in her title defense.

Ai Miyazato leads by two at Evian Masters

Former champion Ai Miyazato of Japan took a two-shot lead at the Evian Masters on Saturday, shooting a 5-under 67 in the third round to move to 13 under overall.

Miyazato, Ishikawa vie for Japan’s fans in TV duel

Ishikawa and Miyazato often have expressed mutual admiration for each other, but this week such pleasantries might have to be set aside. They’re battling each other on that all-important front: TV ratings. Both are competing on home soil in televised contests that promise to wear out TV remote controls: Miyazato is the featured attraction in the Japan Women’s Open, while Ishikawa is the man who will add the fizz to the Coca-Cola Tokai Classic on the men’s tour.

Miyazato wins Safeway; reclaims world No. 1

Ai Miyazato reclaimed the top spot in the world rankings, winning the LPGA Safeway Classic on Sunday for her fifth victory of the year.

Miyazato builds 3-shot lead at Safeway

Chasing her fifth LPGA Tour victory of the year, Ai Miyazato shot a 5-under 67 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the LPGA Safeway Classic.

Miyazato eyes return to No. 1 at Safeway

Japan’s Ai Miyazato has set her sights on reclaiming her No. 1 status.

Flawless Lee upstages Miyazato

Lee Ji-hee upstaged World No. 3 Ai Miyazato on Sunday with a flawless display to claim victory in the 70 million yen (about US$770,000) NEC Karuizawa 72 golf tournament.

No. 1 Miyazato eyes back-to-back Evian titles

Ai Miyazato is back to world No. 1 – just in time to defend her Evian Masters title.

After win, Miyazato takes over as World No. 1

Women’s golf has a new No. 1 player in Ai Miyazato of Japan.

ShopRite victory vaults Miyazato to No. 1

Japan’s Ai Miyazato shot a 7-under 64 Sunday to win the $1.5 million ShopRite LPGA Classic.

Miyazato wins in Mexico; Ochoa finishes 6th

Ai Miyazato won her third LPGA event of 2010 at the Tres Marias Championship as good friend Lorena Ochoa said a tearful goodbye.

Miyazato holds one-shot lead at Tres Marias

Ai Miyazato moved into position for her third victory of the season, shooting a 2-under 71 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over long-hitting playing partners Michelle Wie and Brittany Lincicome in the Tres Marias Championship.