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Green holds on to win Women's PGA

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CHASKA, Minn. (AP) Hannah Green never felt more nervous than standing over a 5-foot par putt Sunday at Hazeltine National with a chance to win her first major at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship.

Neither did Karrie Webb, who won seven majors in her Hall of Fame career.

Webb watched from outside the ropes, her heart racing. It was 11 years ago in Minnesota that Webb started a scholarship program to bring young Australian amateurs to majors to spend a week with her and experience golf's biggest events. Four years ago, Green was one of those scholarship winners.


Reavie tops Bradley, Sucher at Travelers

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) Chez Reavie is a PGA Tour winner again after 11 years and 250 events.

Reavie won the Travelers Championship on Sunday, closing with a 1-under 69 for a four-stroke victory over Keegan Bradley and Zack Sucher. Read More...

Pavan wins BMW International in playoff

MUNICH (AP) Andrea Pavan defeated Matthew Fitzpatrick in a playoff to win the BMW International Open on Sunday.

The Italian carded a bogey-free 6-under 66 in the final round to finish 15-under 273 overall, as did Fitzpatrick (69) after a bogey on the 17th hole. The English player birdied the final hole to force the playoff. Read More...

Kelly wins hometown Champions event

MADISON, Wis. (AP) Jerry Kelly won his hometown PGA Tour Champions event, beating Retief Goosen with a birdie on the third hole of a playoff Sunday in the American Family Insurance Championship.

Kelly closed with a 6-under 66 at rainy University Ridge to match Goosen and tournament host and fellow Madison player Steve Stricker at 15-under 201. Read More...

Inbee Park moves up PGA leaderboard

CHASKA, Minn. (AP) Inbee Park has felt both reflective and inspired this week, with the Women's PGA Championship being played in Minnesota.

The LPGA Tour Hall of Fame member has been hoping, too, she could conjure that dominant performance on the greens from the last time a major tournament was held in the land of the lakes more than a decade ago. Read More...

Wie struggles with 12-over 84 in return

CHASKA, Minn. (AP) Michelle Wie returned to competition Thursday in the KPMG Women's PGA Championship looking as if she had never left.

She was icing her right hand. She shot a 12-over 84. Read More...

Ireland's Sugrue wins British Amateur

PORTMARNOCK, Ireland (AP) James Sugrue of Ireland started strong and was solid at the end for a 2-up victory over Euan Walker at Portmarnock to win the British Amateur.

Sugrue built a 5-up lead after nine holes on the Irish links north of Dublin and never trailed in the 36-hole championship match. He still had to hang on at the finish as Walker rallied to square the match with two holes to play. Sugrue won the 35th hole with a par, and Walker lost the final hole with another tee shot into trouble. Read More...

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