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Lydia Ko is a Korean-born New Zealand professional golfer. A former No. 1-ranked woman professional golfer, she achieved the top ranking on 2 February 2015 at 17 years, 9 months and 9 days of age, making her the youngest player of either gender to be ranked No. 1 in professional golf.Ko had much success from an early age holding many youngest accolades on the LPGA Tour. Until 2017, she was the youngest person to win a professional golf tour event, and is the youngest ever to win an LPGA Tour event. In August 2013, she became the only amateur to win two LPGA Tour events. Upon winning The Evian Championship in France on 13 September 2015, she became the youngest woman, at age 18 years, 4 months and 20 days, to win a major championship. Her closing round of 63 was a record lowest final round in the history of women's golf majors, but she lowered that record with a 62 at the 2021 ANA Inspiration. She had previously won the ANA Inspiration on 3 April 2016 for her second consecutive major championship, where she also became the youngest player to win two women's major championships. Since turning professional in 2014, Ko has won 15 tournaments.

Lydia Ko
Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit,
May 2019
Personal information
Full nameBo-Gyung "Lydia" Ko
NicknameLyds[1]
Born (1997-04-24) 24 April 1997 (age 25)
Seoul, South Korea
Height5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
Sporting nationality New Zealand
ResidenceOrlando, Florida, U.S.
Career
CollegeKorea University
Turned professional2013
Current tour(s)LPGA Tour
Professional wins23
Number of wins by tour
LPGA Tour17
Ladies European Tour6
LPGA of Korea Tour1
ALPG Tour5
Best results in LPGA major championships
(wins: 2)
ANA InspirationWon: 2016
Women's PGA C'ship2nd: 2016
U.S. Women's OpenT3: 2016
Women's British OpenT3: 2015
Evian ChampionshipWon: 2015
Achievements and awards
Mark H. McCormack Medal2011, 2012, 2013
Halberg Supreme Award2013
New Zealand
Sportswoman of the Year
2013, 2014, 2015
LPGA Vare Trophy2021
LPGA Rookie of the Year2014
LPGA Player of the Year2015
LPGA Tour
Money Winner
2015
Best Female Golfer
ESPY Award
2015, 2016
Race to the CME Globe2014, 2015
GWAA Female
Player of the Year
2015
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Lydia Ko - Bio, Age, Wiki, Facts and Family

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Lydia Ko's About

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At 15 years old, she became the world's youngest LPGA tour winner when she won the Women's Open at Ienbee Park, Canada. At the age of 17, she became the top-ranked professional golfer of either gender in February 2015.

Lydia Ko Family life

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Born in South Korea, she moved with her family to New Zealand when she was 6. Her parents are Hyeon Bong-sook and Ko Gil-hong.

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Lydia Ko Before Fame

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She began playing golf at the age of five.

Lydia Ko Trivia

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The glove she wore in the final round at Ienbee Park is displayed at the World Golf Hall of Fame. At 18, she became the youngest woman to win a major championship.

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Lydia Ko Height Weight

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At the age of 25, Lydia Ko height is 5′ 5″. Her weight is 143 lbs .

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Hollis Stacy, the LPGA Hall of Fame player, also was one of the top amateur golfers in the world in her early career.

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Facts About Lydia Ko

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● Lydia Ko was born on April 24, 1997 (age 25) in Seoul, South Korea
● She is a celebrity golfer
Her weight is 143 lbs
● Her height is 5′ 5″
● You can find Her website below: http://www.lydiako.co.nz/



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