Shanshan Feng was the bronze medalist at the 2016 Rio Olympics and in 2017, she became the first player from China, male or female, to become No. 1 in the world. Feng has a total of 9 LPGA Tour Victories including 1 Major. She recorded her first three-win season in 2017, including a title defense at the TOTO Japan Classic and a win the next week at the Blue Bay LPGA.
This will be Feng’s eleventh appearance at the HSBC Women’s World Championship.