Culture clash at the turn

Updated: May 26, 2004, 5:31 PM ET
By Don Markus | Special to ESPN.com

Is it Pak or Park? Aree or Naree? Kim or, well, Kim?

Life is confusing on the LPGA Tour these days, especially at the top. But there's no truth to the rumor that it's quietly being referred to these days as the Ladies Professional Golf of Asia tour, though there's definitely a cultural swing in these fairways.

European dominance, Annika Sorenstam excluded, is so yesterday. And just wait until Michelle Wie, that 14-year-old icon, starts cashing checks.

In the six years since Se ...

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