LPGA tour returns to Cincinnati

Published: Sep. 7, 2021 at 8:04 AM EDT|Updated: Sep. 7, 2021 at 11:02 AM EDT
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MADEIRA, Ohio (WXIX) - The largest professional women’s golf championship tour will be returning to Cincinnati for the first time in 30 years.

The inaugural LPGA Kroger Queen City Championship will take place Sept. 5-11, 2022 at Kenwood Country Club featuring a purse of $1.75 million.

“The LPGA is thrilled to return to Cincinnati, or the Queen City as we are fondly referring to it in our tournament name,” LPGA Tour Commissioner Mollie Marcoux Samaan said in a press release. “Cincinnati has a long connection to the LPGA and its players. We know this tournament will be a favorite stop on Tour and serve as an important example of the power of sports to inspire leaders and build community. We are truly grateful to Kroger and P&G for supporting the LPGA in such an impactful and meaningful way.”

Ticket information for the Kroger Queen City Championship presented by P&G will be forthcoming.

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