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Jimenez Wins Spanish Open, 1st European Tour Winner Over 50

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014 01:03 Monday, 19 May 2014 01:00

Miguel Angel Jimenez

Canadian Press

GIRONA, Spain (AP) — Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Spanish Open on Sunday after a three-way playoff to become the European Tour's first winner over the age of 50.

Jimenez extended his own record as the oldest European Tour winner at 50 years and 133 days old.

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Marissa Steen Wins Symetra Tour Event

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014 00:59 Monday, 19 May 2014 00:56

Marissa Steen

Canadian Press

ASHEVILLE, North Carolina (AP) — Marissa Steen won the Friends of Mission Charity Classic on Sunday for her second Symetra Tour victory of the year.

The 24-year-old former University of Memphis player closed with a 3-under 69 to finish at 8-under 208 at the Country Club of Asheville.

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Kenny Perry Wins Regions Tradition by a Stroke

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014 00:33 Monday, 19 May 2014 00:05

Kenny Perry

Canadian Press

John Zenor (AP)

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — Kenny Perry didn't have a double hit, miss many easy putts or do anything spectacularly good or bad.

Perry's steady play at Shoal Creek was enough for his third Champions Tour major in the past year, a one-stroke victory over Mark Calcavecchia on Sunday in the Regions Tradition.

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Champions Tour Players Expect Wet, Cool Weather

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014 00:42 Saturday, 17 May 2014 00:38

Tom Watson

Canadian Press

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (AP) — Tom Watson gives an edge to the long hitters at rain-soaked Shoal Creek.

Watson figures guys like Bernhard Langer, Kenny Perry and Fred Couples could have an easier time of it on some holes in rainy, chilly and windy weather at the $2.2 million Regions Tradition starting Thursday. It is the first of the Champions Tour's five major championships.

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Taiwan’s Wei-Ling Hsu Wins Symetra Tour Event; Canada’s Sara-Maude Juneau T8th

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 May 2014 00:29 Wednesday, 14 May 2014 00:21

Wei-Ling Hsu

Canadian Press

GREENWOOD, South Carolina (AP) — Taiwan’s Wei-Ling Hsu won the Symetra Tour’s Self Regional Healthcare Foundation Women’s Health Charity Classic, closing with an eagle for a 4-under 68 and a five-stroke victory.

The 19-year-old Hsu had an 8-under 280 total at The Links at Stoney Point and earned a tour-record $30,000 to jump from 81st to fourth on the money list with $31,810. The final top 10 will earn 2015 LPGA Tour cards.

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