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Hee Young Park Wins Canada LPGA Event In Playoff

Last Updated on Sunday, 14 July 2013 21:13 Sunday, 14 July 2013 20:22

Hee Young Park

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WATERLOO, Ontario -- Hee Young Park and Angela Stanford both put up birdies on their first three tries at the 18th hole at Grey Silo Golf Course on Sunday.

Stanford finally blinked on the deciding playoff hole and Park kept her birdie streak alive for the victory at the Manulife Financial LPGA Classic.

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Teenager Spieth Is Youngest PGA Winner In 82 Years

Last Updated on Sunday, 14 July 2013 20:16 Sunday, 14 July 2013 19:56

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Luke Meredith (AP)

SILVIS, Illinois -- Jordan Spieth can say that he's accomplished something that Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy never did.

Spieth won a PGA Tour event as a teenager -- and now he's joining all those stars at next week's British Open.

The 19-year-old outlasted David Hearn and Zach Johnson on the fifth hole of a playoff Sunday to win the John Deere Classic, becoming the youngest winner on the PGA Tour in 82 years.

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Kenny Perry Shoots 63 To Win US Senior Open

Last Updated on Sunday, 14 July 2013 19:53 Sunday, 14 July 2013 19:39

Kenny Perry wins US Senior Open

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Eric Olson (AP)

OMAHA, Nebraska -- Kenny Perry is getting the hang of these majors. He only wishes it had happened sooner.

Perry completed a masterful performance with a 7-under 63 on Sunday that gave him a five-shot win over Fred Funk in the U.S. Senior Open.

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Perry, Lehman In Lead Group At US Senior Open

Last Updated on Friday, 12 July 2013 05:11 Friday, 12 July 2013 05:04

Kenny Perry US Senior Open

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Eric Olson (AP)

OMAHA, Nebraska -- It's never been so crowded at the top of the U.S. Senior Open leaderboard.

When Tom Lehman chipped in from 45 feet on the 18th hole Thursday, he joined six others at 3-under 67 for the first round at the Omaha Country Club.

There had never been as many as seven co-leaders after the opening round of the event. The previous record was five in 1997.

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Blixt Wins Rain-Delayed Greenbrier Classic By 2

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 July 2013 04:58 Thursday, 11 July 2013 04:46

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John Raby (AP)

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, West Virginia -- A couple of doors opened for Jonas Blixt with his victory in the Greenbrier Classic. The most important one will lead to an airliner taking him home for a visit to Sweden.

Blixt came from four strokes down at the start of the final round to win the rain-delayed tournament by two strokes.

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