Annika Sörenstam


Annika Sörenstam (help·info) (born October 9, 1970) is a Swedish professional golfer.

Born in Bro in the Upplands-Bro Municipality outside Stockholm, Sörenstam became a professional golfer in 1993 and is one of the most successful female golfers ever. Prior to going professional, Sörenstam played on the University of Arizona women's golf team, where she won an individual NCAA National Championship in 1991.

To date, she has won 66 official LPGA tournaments (see list below), including nine majors. Every year from 2000 to 2005 she won at least five tournaments and she tops the LPGA's career money list by several million dollars, with earnings of over 18 million dollars