World No. 1 Stacy Lewis and three other players in the top 15 of world rankings have confirmed that they will play at the Canadian Pacific Women’s Open, Aug. 21-24 at London Hunt and Country Club.
Joining Lewis will be world No. 3 Inbee Park, fifth-ranked Lexi Thompson and No. 12 Paula Creamer.
Rising star Charley Hull, ranked No. 27 in the world, and Stephanie Meadow, who finished third at the 2014 U.S. Women’s Open, will also play in London.
Thailand’s Jutanugarn sisters. Ariya and Moriya, are also set to join the field. Ariya captured the 2012 Canadian Women’s Amateur Championship.
Augusta James of Bath, Ont. who won the 2014 Canadian Women’s Amateur Championship victory last week, has also earned an exemption.
Additional Canadian and international exemptions will be announced in the coming weeks.