The world No 1 had two bogeys and a birdie in her first round with a new caddie.
Kiwi golfer Ryan Fox just outside the top-20 after another roller-coaster round on European PGA Tour.
The US golfer was denied a maiden major win by a complaint from a TV viewer.
Pro golfers will no longer be held accountable to the "degree of precision" TV technology provides.
US golfer Kevin Chappell ended a frustrating run of near misses with his first PGA tour title, as Kiwi finishes down the field.
Yet another caddie for the Kiwi golfer as she looks to regain consistency.
The Kiwi golfer's inconsistency haunted him all weekend in China on the latest stop of the European Tour
Three balls into the water on one hole in horror third round for Steven Alker at Texas Open.
US quarterback argues about quitting golf with twitter account pretending to be Happy Gilmore movie villain.
Kiwi golfer unable to back up superb first round in Texas, firing four-over par 76 on day two to barely make cut.
Play was abandoned on the second day of the Shenzhen International with the Kiwi halfway through his round and in a tie for 54th.
Kiwi golfer birdies last three holes to be in a four-way tie for second early on in the latest event on PGA Tour.
Fourth surgery on ailing back expected to force struggling golf star out for six months.
Kiwi golfer Ryan Fox produced a mixed bag to start the Shenzhen International in China.
"In all honesty, there is no communication in the whole camp," Gary Matthews says of world No 1 golfer.
Lydia Ko's latest caddie to go left scratching his head in split - after just nine events - with 'weird vibes'.
English golfer Ian Poulter attracted an over-interested alligator after hitting his tee shot into the water.
YouTube sensation Wesley Bryan wins golf's RBC Heritage, while Danny Lee has strong finish.
Kiwi's putter finally runs hot as world No 1 records her first top-five finish in 13 LPGA starts.
Jason Dufner had two eagles on the way to a six-under 65 while Kiwi No 1 Danny Lee faded away in the third round.
A US-based Kiwi golfer's rise to social media fame is laying the platform to achieve her LPGA Tour dream.
Fighting to retain world No 1 ranking, Kiwi golf star produces superb third round in Hawaii.
World No 1 cards a bogey-free three-under 69 to ensure she will make the cut at Lotte Championship.
Danny Lee makes fine start on PGA Tour while Lydia Ko bounces back to make the cut on the LPGA Tour.
Padraig Harrington praises Masters win but only after taking a shot at long-time rival.
Kiwi golfer slow out of the blocks in bid to retain World No 1 ranking.
The controversy over the penalty that cost the US golfer a major hasn't faded completely.
Golf world No 1 recounts how he fell on the stairs as MRI scan results bring good news.
Big chance for Kiwi amateur to grab a spot at next year's Masters at Augusta.
Golf commentator makes an inappropriate remark about the attire of the Masters champ's fiancee.