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Lexi Thompson’s 11 LPGA wins, Solheim Cup record and career history

Lexi Thompson

Lexi Thompson has announced her plans to retire from full-time competition at the end of the 2024 season. Before World No. 1 Nelly Korda began her dominant run, 29-year-old Thompson had been the face of American golf for a decade.

Thompson turned professional at age 15 and won her first LPGA event at 16, a record that has since been broken by Lydia Ko. With nearly half her life spent on tour, Thompson, a fan favorite, is ready for life to be consumed by something other that golf.

“Golf has been my life ever since I was 5 years old, tournaments when I was 7,” she said. “I haven’t really known much of a life different, but it’s been an amazing one.”

In 13 seasons on tour, she won 11 LPGA titles, including one major championship.

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Here’s a closer look at those victories and a prolific Solheim Cup record:

Lexi Thompson holds high her trophy after winning the Navistar LPGA Classic on the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Capitol Hill in Prattville, Ala., on Sunday Sept. 18, 2011.

Winning score: 17 under
Winning margin: 5 strokes

Lexi Thompson

Lexi Thompson kisses the Sime Darby LPGA Trophy after she won 19 under 265 during day four of the Sime Darby LPGA at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club on October 13, 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Photo by Stanley Chou/Getty Images)

Winning score: 19 under
Winning margin: 4 strokes

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Lexi Thompson holds the trophy after winning the 2013 Lorena Ochoa Invitational at the Guadalajara Country Club.

Winning score: 16 under
Winning margin: 1 stroke

2014 Kraft Nabisco Championship

Lexi Thompson poses with the Dinah Shore Trophy after winning the 2014 Kraft Nabisco Championship at Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, California. (Photo: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports)

Winning score: 14 under
Winning margin: 3 strokes

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Lexi Thompson takes a simulated selfie with the championship trophy after winning the Meijer LPGA Classic presented by Kraft at Blythefield Country Club on July 26, 2015 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Winning score: 18 under
Winning margin: 1 stroke

Lexi Thompson

Lexi Thompson lifts the winners trophy during a ceremony following the 2015 LPGA KEB HanaBank in Incheon, South Korea. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Winning score: 15 under
Winning margin: 1 stroke

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