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Inkster shares lead at Ochoa Invitational

Inkster shares lead at Ochoa Invitational

GUADALAJARA, Mexico, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- LPGA Hall of Fame member Juli Inkster shot a 5-under 67 Thursday that gave her a share of the lead at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational.
Tseng running away with No. 1 golf ranking

Tseng running away with No. 1 golf ranking

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Oct. 24 (UPI) -- World No. 1 Yani Tseng is ruling women's golf with seven LPGA titles in 2011, the latest a win in her native Taiwan.
Tseng wins Taiwan LPGA event by 5 stokes

Tseng wins Taiwan LPGA event by 5 stokes

YANG MEI, Taiwan, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Yani Tseng collected her seventh LPGA victory of the year Sunday in winning the Sunrise LPGA Taiwan Championship by five strokes.
Tseng up by 2 at LPGA event in Taiwan

Tseng up by 2 at LPGA event in Taiwan

YANG MEI, Taiwan, Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Taiwan's Yani Tseng had three consecutive late birdies Saturday in moving to the lead after three rounds of the Sunrise LPGA Taiwan Championship.
Munoz, Nordqvist in LPGA lead in Taiwan

Munoz, Nordqvist in LPGA lead in Taiwan

YANG MEI, Taiwan, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Azahara Munoz and Anna Nordqvist, who had two of the best scores of Friday's play, share the lead halfway through the Sunrise LPGA Taiwan Championship.
Tseng, Miyazato share LPGA Taiwan lead

Tseng, Miyazato share LPGA Taiwan lead

YANG MEI, Taiwan, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- World No. 1 Yani Tseng and Ai Miyazato each shot 4-under-par 68 Thursday and are tied for the first-round lead at the Sunrise LPGA Taiwan Championship.
Yani Tseng repeats as LPGA Player of Year

Yani Tseng repeats as LPGA Player of Year

YANG MEI, Taiwan, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- World No. 1 Yani Tseng was honored as the LPGA Player of the Year Tuesday, the second straight season in which she has claimed the sport's top honor.
Ahn takes No. 5 place in women's golf

Ahn takes No. 5 place in women's golf

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Ahn Sun-ju picked up her fourth win on the women's golf tour in Japan and boosted her world ranking to No. 5.
Choi wins LPGA tournament in Malaysia

Choi wins LPGA tournament in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Choi Na-yeon held off world No. 1 Yani Tseng and won the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia golf tournament Sunday by one stroke.
Choi jumps to front of LPGA in Malaysia

Choi jumps to front of LPGA in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Choi Na-yeon shot 4-under-par 67 Saturday and has a one-stroke lead going into the final round of the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia golf tournament.
Lewis, Lang tied for lead in Malaysia

Lewis, Lang tied for lead in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Stacy Lewis and Brittany Lang shared the lead Friday after two rounds of the Sime Darby LPGA tournament in Malaysia.
Tseng, with 11 wins, rules women's ranking

Tseng, with 11 wins, rules women's ranking

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Oct. 10 (UPI) -- Yani Tseng's haul of nine tournament titles this year has given her a huge lead in the race to end 2011 as the world's No. 1-ranked women's golfer.
Tseng wins another LPGA title

Tseng wins another LPGA title

INCHEON, South Korea, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- Yani Tseng, shooting a final-round 5-under-par 65 Sunday, collected her 11th women's golf title of 2011 with a 1-shot victory at the LPGA HanaBank Championship.

Yang leads LPGA event in South Korea

INCHEON, South Korea, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Yang Soo-jin used a 7-under-par 65 Saturday to move into the lead heading into the final round of the LPGA HanaBank Championship in South Korea.
Tseng ahead in LPGA stop in South Korea

Tseng ahead in LPGA stop in South Korea

INCHEON, South Korea, Oct. 7 (UPI) -- Yani Tseng had 10 birdies Friday in building a one-stroke lead at the LPGA HanaBank Championship in South Korea.
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Taiwan's Yani Tseng watches her putt at the 14th hole in the second round of play during the Samsung World Championship at Half Moon Bay Golf Links in Half Moon Bay, California on October 3, 2008. Tseng is tied for third place with two other players, 3 shots back of leader Na Yeon Choi. (UPI Photo/Christine Chew)
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Yani Tseng (born 23 January 1989) is a Taiwanese professional golfer currently playing on the U.S.-based LPGA Tour. She is the youngest player ever, male or female, to win five major championships and is currently ranked number 1 in the Women's World Golf Rankings.

Tseng was the top-ranked amateur in Taiwan from 2004 to 2006. The highlight of her amateur career was winning the 2004 U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links, defeating Michelle Wie in the final, 1 up. Her amateur accomplishments include:

Tseng turned professional in January 2007. That year she competed on the Ladies Asian Golf Tour and won the DLF Women’s Indian Open. She also competed on the CN Canadian Women’s Tour where she won the CN Canadian Women’s Tour at Vancouver Golf Club.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Yani Tseng."
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