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WATCH LIVE: Women’s golf’s first Olympic round since 1900

Golf Previews - Olympics: Day11

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 16: Gerina Piller (L) and Lexi Thompson of the United States pose together during a practice round prior to the start of the women’s golf during Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Olympic Golf Course on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

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Women’s golf will see its second gold medal winner in 116 years by the time four rounds are through in Rio, and the first begins today.

So who will join Margaret Abbott of the USA as gold medalists in women’s golf?

WATCH LIVE: Women’s golf, Round 1

New Zealand’s Lydia Ko is the top-ranked player in the world, and she’ll have most of the best golfers in the world hoping to beat her to gold.

Thailand’s Ariya Jutanugarn, Canada’s Brooke M. Henderson and USA’s Lexi Thompson are the Nos. 2-4 golfers on Earth.

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