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Golf: LPGA International Crown results

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Results from Saturday's four-ball matches at the inaugural LPGA International Crown team event (2 points for win, 1 for halved match):

Group A

Spain 4 Taiwan 0

Carlota Ciganda/Azahara Munoz (ESP) bt Tseng Yani/Phoebe Yao (TPE) 6 and 5

Belen Mozo/Beatriz Recari (ESP) bt Candie Kung/Teresa Lu (TPE) 1-up

United States 2 Thailand 2

Cristie Kerr/Lexi Thompson (USA) bt Ariya Jutanugarn/Moriya Jutanugarn (THA) 3 and 2

Pornanong Phatlum/Onnarin Sattayabanphot (THA) bt Paula Creamer/Stacy Lewis (USA) 1-up

Group B

Sweden 4 Australia 0

Pernilla Lindberg/Mikaela Parmlid (SWE) bt Katherine Kirk/Lindsey Wright (AUS) 7 and 5

Caroline Hedwall/Anna Nordqvist (SWE) bt Minjee Lee/Karrie Webb (AUS) 4 and 3

Japan 2 South Korea 2

Park In-Bee/Ryu So-Yeon (KOR) bt Mamiko Higa/Mika Miyazato (JPN) 4 and 3

Ai Miyazato/Sakura Yokomine (JPN) bt Choi Na-Yeon/I.K. Kim (KOR) 3 and 2

Wildcard playoff

Park In-Bee/Choi Na-Yeon (KOR) bt Lexi Thompson/Cristie Kerr (USA) birdie-birdie to birdie-par

Standings (won, halved, lost, points)

Group A

x-Spain 3 1 2 7

x-Thailand 3 1 2 7

United States 3 0 3 6

Taiwan 2 0 5 4

Group B

x-Japan 3 2 1 8

x-Sweden 3 1 2 7

x-South Korea 3 0 3 6

Australia 1 1 4 3

(x- advanced to sunday singles matches -- top two in each group plus wildcard third-place playoff winner advance)

Friday's results

Group A

Thailand 4 Taiwan 0

Ariya Jutanugarn/Moriya Jutanugarn (THA) bt Candie Kung/Teresa Lu (TPE) 3 and 2

Pornanong Phatlum/Onnarin Sattayabanphot (THA) bt Tseng Yani/Phoebe Yao (TPE) 1 up

United States 4 Spain 0

Cristie Kerr/Lexi Thompson (USA) bt Belen Mozo/Beatriz Recari (ESP) 3 and 2

Paula Creamer/Stacy Lewis(USA) bt Carlota Ciganda/Azahara Munoz (ESP) 2 up

Group B

Japan 3 Australia 1

Mamiko Higa/Mika Miyazato (JPN) bt Minjee Lee/Karrie Webb (AUS) 3 and 2

Katherine Kirk/Lindsey Wright (AUS) and Ai Miyazato/Sakura Yokomine (JPN) halved

Sweden 2 South Korea 2

Caroline Hedwall/Anna Nordqvist (SWE) bt Park In-Bee/Ryu So-Yeon (KOR) 1 up

Choi Na-Yeon/I.K. Kim (KOR) bt Pernilla Lindberg/Mikaela Parmlid (SWE) 1 up

Thursday's results

Group A

Taiwan 4 United States 0

Candie Kung/Teresa Lu (TPE) bt Paula Creamer/Cristie Kerr (USA) 4 and 3

Tseng Yani/Phoebe Yao (TPE) bt Stacy Lewis/Lexi Thompson (USA) 1-up

Spain 3 Thailand 1

Carlota Ciganda/Azahara Munoz (ESP) bt Pornanong Phatlum/Onnarin Sattayabanphot (THA) 3 and 2

Ariya Jutanugarn/Moriya Jutanugarn (THA) and Belen Mozo/Beatriz Recari (ESP) halved

Group B

Japan 3 Sweden 1

Mamiko Higa/Mika Miyazato (JPN) and Caroline Hedwall/Anna Nordqvist (SWE) halved

Ai Miyazato/Sakura Yokomine (JPN) bt Pernilla Lindberg/Mikaela Parmlid 2-up

South Korea 2 Australia 2

Park In-Bee/Ryu So-Yeon (KOR) bt Katherine Kirk/Lindsey Wright (AUS) 3 and 2

Minjee Lee/Karrie Webb (AUS) bt Choi Na-Yeon/I.K. Kim 2-up

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