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Future of Match Play remains up in the air

...Championship last week. ... Anna Nordqvist at the Honda LPGA Thailand was the first Swede to win on the LPGA Tour since Maria Hjorth at the 2011 Avnet LPGA Classic. REDEMPTION: Maybe it's just a coincidence, but two players who had become regulars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-02-25/future-match-play-remains-ai
Hjorth fires 7-under 65 to take first-round lead

...opening round of the State Farm Classic. Another Swede had an even better finish. Sorenstam was five strokes behind Maria Hjorth, who shot 7-under-par 65 on Thursday for a one-shot lead over Dina Ammaccapane, Nina Reis and Brittany Lang...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/01/gol_94922.shtml
Golf
Teams tied heading into today's finale

...Wie chunked a fairway shot that somehow made its way through -- not around -- a tree. Europeans Anna Nordqvist and Maria Hjorth couldn't capitalize on any of it, and when Saturday's 12 hours of golf were finally over, the United States had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/23/gol_545546.shtml
Golf
Ueda shoots 66 for 2-stroke victory in Mizuno Classic

...Mizuno Classic with a 5-under 66 that included a double-eagle. She held off American Reilley Rankin and Sweden's Maria Hjorth to win by two strokes. "I used to wish for (the) other player to make a mistake. When I was thinking like that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/05/gol_150616.shtml
Golf
Kim takes lead while Wie falters at Dubai

...rounds of the Dubai Ladies Masters. Kim, who stands at 202 overall, leads Anna Nordqvist (65) by three shots and Maria Hjorth (67) by four at the Emirates Golf Club. Wie, who was in second place after Thursday's round, had 71 and is six...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/12/gol_559207.shtml
Golf
Sorenstam in mix as Lee takes lead

...played her final four holes in 4-under par and surged into the lead with 7-under 65. She was a shot ahead of Maria Hjorth of Sweden, another big hitter, who did most of her work early and also shot 65. What looked like smooth sailing for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/08/gol_461428.shtml
Golf
Ochoa ready to take over as new No. 1

...thick to allow for that kind of scoring. Defending champion Karrie Webb shot 70, putting her in a group that included Maria Hjorth of Sweden and Catriona Matthew of Scotland. Sorenstam struggled. Even after finishing with a birdie, she jammed her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/30/gol_122464.shtml
Golf
Tseng claims second major title

...stroke. Two of Tseng's three LPGA Tour victories have been majors -- she won the 2008 LPGA Championship, beating Maria Hjorth in a four-hole playoff.During her news conference, while still bundled in a white robe after her plunge, a strong...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2010-04-05/tseng-claims-second-major-ti
Golf | Sports
Saether grabs lead from Sorenstam

...birdied six of her first seven holes and totaled 9-under 135 in the event, shortened to 54 holes after rain on Friday. Maria Hjorth also shot 64 in a bogey-free round and shared second with Lora Fairclough (66) to trail by one stroke. NATIONWIDE...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/10/gol_468947.shtml
Golf
U.S, Europe are tied for Solheim Cup lead

...Creamer and Brittany Lincicome completed the U.S. comeback when they rallied from one down at the turn to defeat Maria Hjorth and Azahara Munoz 3 and 1. NATIONWIDE TOUR: In San Jac into, Calif., Sweden's Jonas Blixt birdied two of his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2011-09-24/us-europe-are-tied-solheim-c