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RICOH Women's British Open

Current Venue: Royal Birkdale GC

Tournament pages: 2012 - 2013 - 2014

Co-sanctioned by the LET & LPGA

Tournament Winners
Year
Date
Champion
Purse
/
Winner's earnings
$
Venue
Score
/
To Par
Margin of victory / strokes
Runner-up
2014-2000
LPGA & LET Major
2014
July 10-13
Mo Martin USA
€2,222,222
€ 348,747.99
Royal Birkdale GC
287
-1
1
Shanshan Feng CHN
Suzann Pettersen NOR
2013
Aug 01-04
Stacy Lewis USA
€1,920,130
€302,982.14
St. Andrews Old Course
280
-8
2
Hee Young Park KOR
Na Yeon Choi KOR
2012
Sep 13-16
Jiyai Shin KOR
2,750,000
428,650
Royal Liverpool
279
-9
9
Inbee Park KOR
2011
July 28-31
Yani Tseng TPE
2,500,000
392,133
Carnoustie
272
-16
4
Brittany Lang USA
2010
July 29-Aug 01
Yani Tseng TPE
2,500,000
408,714
Royal Birkdale
277
-11
1
Katherine Hull AUS
2009
July 30-Aug 02
Catriona Matthew SCO
2,200,000
335,000
Royal Lytham & St Annes
285
-3
3
Karrie Webb AUS
2008
July 31-Aug 03
Jiyai Shin KOR
2,100,000
314,464
Sunningdale
270
-18
3
Yani Tseng TPE
2007
Aug 02-05
Lorena Ochoa MEX
2,000,000
320,512
Old Course St. Andrews
287
-5
4
Maria Hjorth SWE
Jee Young Lee KOR
2006
Aug 03-06
Sherri Steinhauer USA
1,800,000
305,440
Royal Lytham & St Annees
281
-7
3
Sophie Gustafson SWE
Cristie Kerr USA
2005
July 28-31
Jeong Jang KOR
1,800,000
280,208
Royal Birkdale
272
-16
4
Sophie Gustafson SWE
2004
July 29-Aug 02
Karen Stupples ENG
1,600,000
290,880
Sunningdale
269
-19
5
Rachel Hetherington AUS
2003
July 31-Aug -03
Annika Sörenstam SWE
1,600,000
254,880
Royal Lytham & St Annes
278
-10
1
Se Ri Pak KOR
2002
Aug 08-11
Karrie Webb AUS
1,500,000
236,383
Turnberry
Ailsa Course
273
-15
2
Michelle Ellis AUS
Paula Martí ESP
2001
Aug 02-05
Se Ri Pak KOR
1,500,000
221,650
Sunningdale
277
-11
2
Mi Hyun Kim KOR
2000-1994
Co-sanctioned LPGA tournament but not a major
2000
Aug 17-20
Sophie Gustafson SWE
1,250,000
178,000
Royal Birkdale
282
-6
2
Becky Iverson USA
Meg Mallon USA
Liselotte Neumann SWE
Kirsty Taylor ENG
1999
Aug 12-15
Sherri Steinhauer USA
1,000,000
160,000
Woburn
283
-5
1
Annika Sörenstam SWE
1998
Aug 13-16
Sherri Steinhauer USA
1,000,000
162,000
Royal Lytham & St Annes
292
+4
1
Brandie Burton USA
Sophie Gustafson SWE
1997
Aug 14-17
Karrie Webb AUS
900,000
129,938
Sunningdale
269
-19
8
Rosie Jones USA
1996
Aug 15-18
Emilee Klein USA
850,000
124,000
Woburn
277
-11
7
Amy Alcott USA
Penny Hammel USA
1995
Aug 17-20
Karrie Webb AUS
600,000
92,400
Woburn
278
-10
6
Annika Sörenstam SWE
Jill McGill USA
1994
Aug 11-14
Liselotte Neumann SWE
500,000
Woburn
280
-8
3
Annika Sörenstam SWE
1993-76
LET Major
1993
-
Karen Lunn AUS
-
Woburn
275
-
-
1992
-
Patty Sheehan USA (a)
-
Woburn
207
-
-
1991
-
Penny Grice-Whittaker ENG
-
Woburn
284
-
-
1990
-
Helen Alfredsson SWE
-
Woburn
288
-
-
1989
-
Jane Geddes USA
-
Ferndown
274
-
-
1988
-
Corinne Dibnah AUS
-
Lindrick
295
-
-
1987
-
Alison Nicholas ENG
-
St Mellion
296
-
-
1986
-
Laura Davies ENG
-
Royal Birkdale
283
-
-
1985
-
Betsy King USA
-
Moor Park
300
-
-
1984
-
Ayako Okamoto JAP
-
Woburn
289
-
co-sanctioned LET/LPGA
1983
No tournament
1982
-
Marta Figuera-Dotti ESP (a)
-
Royal Birkdale
296
-
-
1981
-
Debbie Massey USA
-
Northumberland
295
-
-
1980
-
Debbie Massey USA
-
Wentworth
294
-
-
1979
-
Alison Sheard RSA
-
Southport & Ainsdale
301
-
-
1978
-
Janet Melville ENG (a)
-
Foxhills
310
-
-
1977
-
Vivien Saunders ENG
-
Lindrick
306
-
-
1976
-
Jenny Lee Smith ENG (a)
-
Fulford
299
-
-
Tournament Record
Year Player Aggregate To Par
2004 Karen Stupples 269 -19
1997 Karrie Webb 269 -19
Titles won as an LPGA major (since 2001)
Nationality Number of wins
South Korea 4
Taiwan 2
Australia 1
England 1
Mexico 1
Scotland 1
Sweden 1
United States 1



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