Lorena Ochoa Invitational Winners and History

Lorena Ochoa Invitational Winners

Lorena Ochoa Invitational Winners and History

Hosted by its namesake, one of the LPGA’s legendary players, the Lorena Ochoa Invitational is a 64 player match play event. The purse is $1.2 million.

Previously, the event was a 72-hole, 36 golfer event.

Originally, the tournament was played at the course where Ochoa learned to play golf, the Guadalajara Country Club in Guadalajara. In 2014, it was moved to the Club de Golf México in Mexico City.

Lorena Ochoa played on the LPGA Tour from 2003 to 2010. During that time, she amassed 27 wins and two Majors (the ANA Inspiration and Women’s British Open). She will be inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2017.

A list of Lorena Ochoa Invitational winners follows:

Lorena Ochoa Invitational Winners

YearChampionCountryWinning scoreTo parMargin
2016Carlota CigandiSpain67-72-68-68=275-132 strokes
2015Inbee Park South Korea68-71-67-64=270−183 strokes
2014Christina Kim United States65-69-68-71=273−15Playoff
2013Lexi Thompson United States72-64-67-69=272−161 stroke
2012Cristie Kerr United States67-69-67-69=272−161 stroke
2011Catriona Matthew Scotland69-68-68-71=276−124 strokes
2010In-Kyung Kim South Korea69-68-68-64=269−193 strokes
2009Michelle Wie United States70-66-70-69=275−132 strokes
2008Angela Stanford United States68-66-72-69=275−131 stroke
Winners of the Lorena Ochoa Invitational
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