LPGA Tour player Suzann Pettersen expecting 1st child

LPGA Tour player Suzann Pettersen is expecting her first child this fall.

Lars Gilleberg, Pettersen's Norway-based manager, confirmed the pregnancy to Golfweek on Friday.

The 36-year-old Pettersen married Christian Ringvold in January 2017.

Pettersen has 15 LPGA Tour victories, two of them majors, and $14.8 million in career earnings, which is fifth all-time. She has played in eight Solheim Cups and represented Norway in the Rio Olympics.

She has not played in a tournament in 2018.