Today In Sports History for July 3

...and wins her 10th major championship. Sorenstam, who shot a 1-under 70 in the 18-hole playoff, beats Pat Hurst by four strokes for the largest margin of victory in a playoff at the major since Kathy Cornelius won by seven shots 50 years ago.2007...
Today In Sports History for June 30

...record 286 total.1929 - Bobby Jones beats Al Espinosa by 23 strokes in a 36-hole playoff to win the U.S. Open.1962 - Murle Lindstrom wins the U.S. Women's Open by two strokes over Jo Anne Prentice and Ruth Jessen.1978 - Willie McCovey...
Today In Sports History for July 1

...Hanson wins the Eastern Open by three strokes over Babe Zaharias in her first start...defending champion Betsy Rawls by six strokes to win the U.S. Women's Open.1977...performance, beating Patty Sheehan by two strokes to win the LPGA du Maurier Classic.1995...
Jeff Maggert wins US Senior Open for 2nd senior major title

...He closed with a 5-under 65 at sun-drenched Del Paso Country Club, edging defending champion Colin Montgomerie by two strokes.The victory makes Maggert more than just a repeat winner on the 50-and-over tour. Along with Montgomerie (three) and...
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Watson wins Travelers Championship on 2nd playoff hole

...out of the playoff. After 39 straight holes without a bogey, he had back-to-back bogeys on Nos. 9 and 10 to fall two strokes behind Watson. His birdies on the final two holes were not enough to catch Casey and Watson.But the finish assured the 28-year-old...
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Bouchard, Halep lose Wimbledon openers; Federer, Nadal win

...Duan, Bouchard double-faulted 10 times and said her muscle problem, which was taped Tuesday, didn't so much affect her strokes as it prevented her from preparing properly. She pulled out of a tuneup tournament at Eastbourne last week because of the...
Today In Sports History for June 24 a playoff. McDermott finishes two strokes better than Brady and five better than...Sandra Post beats Kathy Whitworth by seven strokes in a playoff to become the first non-U...captures the LPGA Championship by two strokes to become the youngest woman to complete...
Today In Sports History for June 26-27

...7-6 (4) to 40th-ranked Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia.2011 - Top-ranked Yani Tseng wins the LPGA Championship by 10 strokes and, at 22, becomes the youngest player to win four LPGA Tour majors. Tseng closes with a 6-under 66 to finish at 19-under...
Agents: 'Titanic' composer James Horner died in plane crash 2009. "I don't use a computer when I write and I don't use a piano. I'm at a desk writing and it's very broad strokes and notes as colors on a palette. I think very abstractly when I'm writing. Then as the project moves on it becomes more...
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Today In Sports History for June 18

...playoff. Smith beats McDermont by four strokes and Macdonald Smith by six.1921 - The...Palmer beats amateur Jack Nicklaus by two strokes to win the U.S. Open.1967 - Jack...Nicklaus wins the U.S. Open by three strokes over Bruce Crampton and ties Bobby Jones...


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