For 131 weeks between 2016 and 2018 Leona Maguire was the number one ranked Amateur golfer in the world, eclipsing the record formerly held by Lydia Ko. Leona and non-identical twin sister Lisa have been making headlines in their homeland - and internationally - since before they were teenagres and in June 2018, both sisters joined the professional ranks. Leona earned her Ladies European Tour card in December and in 2019 will compete both in Europe and on the secondary Symetra Tour in the US.
February 19th, 2019 | 43 mins 59 secs
Ireland's Leona Maguire is one of the most promising young players in the women's game and makes her debut as a Ladies European Tour member at the Australian Ladies Classic at Bonville in northern NSW this week. Maguire boasts an impressive amateur record and carries high expectations as she embarks on her professional career. She sat down with the ISG Podcast for a lengthy interview about all facets of the game including her chances this week.