Players to watch in the ANA Inspiration, the first of the five major championships in women's golf. Play begins Thursday at Mission Hills.
Country: New Zealand.
World ranking: 1.
LPGA Tour victories: 11.
Major victories: 1 (2015 Evian Championship).
At Mission Hills: Tied for 25th as an amateur in 2013. Has broken par in only four of 12 rounds.
Backspin: Won the Kia Classic last week in Carlsbad after finishing second the previous week in Phoenix in the Founders Cup. Also won the Ladies European Tour's New Zealand Women's Open in February. Won five times last season and was the tour's player of the year.