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Yuka Saso gains, Bianca Pagdanganan slips in golf world rankings

Yuka Saso moved one rung up to No. 73 in the world rankings, while Bianca Pagdanganan slipped one spot to No. 152......»»

Category: sportsSource: philstar philstarNov 3rd, 2020

Yuka gains, Bianca slips in world rankings

Despite her string of so-so finishes in the LPGA of Japan Tour, marred by a first missed cut in last week’s Hisako Higuchi Mitsubishi Electric Ladies in Saitama, Yuka Saso moved one rung up to No. 73 in the world rankings with 1.63 average points out of a total of 57.04 points over 20 tournaments......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 3rd, 2020

PH golfers Saso, Pagdanganan officially snag Olympic slots

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Two Filipina golfers in Bianca Pagdanganan and Yuka Saso have officially earned seats to the Tokyo Olympics. This was announced by the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, based on the Olympic golf rankings of the International Golf Federation (IGF). The 19-year old Filipino-Japanese Saso made it to the top […] The post PH golfers Saso, Pagdanganan officially snag Olympic slots appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 29th, 2021

Saso moves up, Pagdanganan drops in world rankings

Yuka Saso kept gaining in the world rankings, while Bianca Pagdanganan dropped two rungs to No. 154......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 17th, 2020

Saso& rsquo;s caddie suffers from heat stroke as Olympic golf play begins

Tokyo—Yuka Saso and Bianca Pagdanganan begin their quest for an Olympic medal on Thursday at the Kasimugaseki Golf Club. .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021

Saso, Pagdanganan compete on Wednesday

CEBU CITY, Philippines—It’s the turn of Yuka Saso and Bianca Pagdanganan to carry the Philippine flag at the Tokyo Olympics as they compete in round one of the women’s golf competition at the Kasimugaseki Golf Club.  Saso will tee off first at 6:30 a.m. while Pagdanganan follows at 7:52 a.m. The two Filipina golfers won […] The post Saso, Pagdanganan compete on Wednesday appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021

Yuka, Bianca play three tourneys before Olympics

Yuka Saso and Bianca Pagdanganan will leave nothing to chance in getting ready for the Olympics as the Philippine bets in women’s golf are both booked to compete in three tournaments before arriving in Japan......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2021

Saso, Pagdanganan officially make it to Team PH at Tokyo Games

By Waylon Galvez Golfers Yuka Saso and Bianca Pagdanganan officially became the newest members of Team Philippine to the Tokyo Olympics after the International Golf Federation (IGF) released the official list of 60 players in the women’s category Tuesday. The National Golf Association of the Philippines (NGAP) confirmed the qualification of Saso and Pagdanganan late […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJun 30th, 2021

Ardina fires 70 in strong start in KPMG event

Filipina ace Dottie Ardina carried the fight as world No. 9 Yuka Saso and Bianca Pagdanganan struggled at the start of the $4.5 million KPMG Women’s PGA Championship yesterday in Johns Creek, Georgia......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 25th, 2021

Saso now no. 1 on LPGA Money List; no. 9 in world rankings

The Philippines’ Yuka Saso is now no. 1 on the Ladies Professional Golf Association Official Money List following her US Women’s Open triumph that netted her a whopping $1 million top prize......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJun 8th, 2021

Saso rises in women’s world rankings

On the strength of her first Top 10 finish in the LPGA, Fil-Japanese Yuka Saso vaulted six places to No. 40 in the latest women’s world golf rankings released last Monday......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 21st, 2021

Saso tests mettle in Japan s T-Point X Eneos golf tiff

Yuka Saso hopes to continue her recent gains in the world ranking as she seeks a strong finish in the ¥100,000,000 T-Point X Eneos golf tournament unfolding Friday in Kagoshima, Japan......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 18th, 2021

Saso gains in world ranking, JLPGA derby

Yuka Saso made a five-spot jump to No. 45 in the world rankings following her joint 13th place finish in the US Women’s Open in Houston Monday even as she bolstered her bid for a sweep of top honors in the Player of the Year derby and money race in the LPGA of Japan Tour......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 16th, 2020

Yuka Saso, Bianca Pangdanganan reunite in US Women s Open

Yuka Saso and Bianca Pagdanganan could be just two of the 156 players who have made it to the exempt list of what has long been considered as the world’s premier ladies championship for its lore, cast, prize money and history......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 1st, 2020

Saso seeks dream finish in JLPGA

Despite falling short again the last time out, Yuka Saso is steadily moving up in the world rankings, making a seven-spot jump to No. 48 in the latest Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankings......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 25th, 2020

Saso moves to No. 48, seeks top finish in JLPGA major

Despite falling short again the last time out, Yuka Saso is steadily moving up in the world rankings, making a seven-spot jump to No. 48 in the latest Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankings......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 24th, 2020

Saso clinches US Open berth

Yuka Saso is headed for her first major in the world’s premier ladies circuit as she led 27 other players who gained entry via the Rolex Rankings, completing the 156-player cast in the US Open set Dec. 10-13 at the Champions Golf Club in Houston, Texas......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 19th, 2020

Saso moves to No. 57 in world women s golf rankings

Rookie Yuka Saso continued her steady rise in the world rankings, gaining 16 spots to move to No. 57 with 1.96 average points out of a total of 68.53 points over 21 tournaments......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 10th, 2020

Bianca follows road to Tokyo

Bianca Pagdanganan’s impressive joint ninth-place finish in her first LPGA major didn’t only give her the biggest one-week jump in women’s world golf rankings but also put her in the 2021 Tokyo Olympics conversation......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 20th, 2020

Bianca Pagdanganan makes Olympic case

Bianca Pagdanganan's impressive joint ninth place finish in her first Major test didn't only enable her to post the biggest one-week jump in women's world golf rankings but also put her in the 2021 Tokyo Olympics conversation......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 20th, 2020

Saso regains world No.76 spot

Rookie Yuka Saso has moved back to No. 76 in the Rolex women’s golf rankings following her joint eighth place finish in the Descente Tokai Classic in Aichi, Japan over the weekend......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2020