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Annika Sorenstam named new IGF president as golf plans for Tokyo Olympics

Annika Sorenstam was named the new president of the International Golf Federation Thursday as the sport prepares for next year’s Tokyo Olympics. World Golf Hall of Famer Sorenstam, a 10-time major winner and World Golf Hall of Famer, will replace Peter Dawson as head of the IGF. Dawson had been in the position for 10 years, and played a role in shepherding golf’s return to the Summer Games in 2016. “Peter did a great job the last 10 years as IGF president, and I am humbled and honored…