Lorena Ochoa Invitational

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Lorena Ochoa Invitational
Tournament information
Location Mexico City, México
Established 2008
Course(s) Club de Golf Mexico
Par 72
Length 6,684 yards (6,112 m)
Tour(s) LPGA Tour
Format Stroke play – 72 holes
Prize fund $1.0 million
Month played November
Tournament record score
Aggregate 269 In-Kyung Kim (2010)
To par −19 In-Kyung Kim (2010)
Current champion
United States Christina Kim

The Lorena Ochoa Invitational Presented by Banamex is a women's professional golf tournament in México on the LPGA Tour. Hosted by Lorena Ochoa, the event debuted in November 2008 at the course where she learned to play, Guadalajara Country Club in Guadalajara.

The Lorena Ochoa Invitational is a 72-hole limited-field tournament, limited to 36 golfers. The top five in the Rolex Women's World Rankings are invited, in addition to the top 26 players on the LPGA money list not already in the field via the rankings. Another five players are invited through sponsor exemptions.

In 2014, the tournament moved to the Club de Golf Mexico, a par-72 6,684 yards (6,112 m) layout in Mexico City.[1][2]

Course layout[edit]

Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total[1]
Yards 390 453 165 402 189 565 363 403 423 3,353 406 549 407 367 182 396 166 507 351 3,331 6,684
Par 4 5 3 4 3 5 4 4 4 36 4 5 4 4 3 4 3 5 4 36 72

Winners[edit]

Year Dates Champion Country Winning score To par Margin
of victory
Runner(s)-up Purse
($)
Winner's
share
2014 Nov 13–16 Christina Kim  United States 65-69-68-71=273 −15 Playoff China Shanshan Feng 1,000,000 200,000
2013 Nov 14–17 Lexi Thompson  United States 72-64-67-69=272 −16 1 stroke United States Stacy Lewis 1,000,000 200,000
2012 Nov 8–11 Cristie Kerr  United States 67-69-67-69=272 −16 1 stroke South Korea Inbee Park
United States Angela Stanford
1,000,000 200,000
2011 Nov 10–13 Catriona Matthew  Scotland 69-68-68-71=276 −12 4 strokes South Korea I.K. Kim
Sweden Anna Nordqvist
1,000,000 200,000
2010 Nov 11–14 In-Kyung Kim  South Korea 69-68-68-64=269 −19 3 strokes Norway Suzann Pettersen 1,100,000 220,000
2009 Nov 12–15 Michelle Wie  United States 70-66-70-69=275 −13 2 strokes United States Paula Creamer 1,100,000 220,000
2008 Nov 13–16 Angela Stanford  United States 68-66-72-69=275 −13 1 stroke United States Brittany Lang
Sweden Annika Sörenstam
1,000,000 200,000

Tournament record[edit]

Year Date Player Score Course Round
2010 Nov 14 United States Angela Stanford 63 (−9) Guadalajara Country Club 4th
2014 Nov 13 United States Christina Kim 65 (−7) Club de Golf Mexico 1st
2014 Nov 14 United States Paula Creamer 65 (−7) Club de Golf Mexico 2nd

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