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Sports Briefing: Jordan Spieth Wins the Travelers in a Playoff

ANOTHER TITLE FOR SOUTH KOREAN South Korea’s So Yeon Ryu became the L.P.G.A. Tour’s first two-time winner this season, winning the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship in Rogers with a tournament-record 18-under 195 total. Five strokes ahead after a course-record 10-under 61 on Saturday, the third-ranked Ryu closed with a 69 for a two-shot victory over her compatriot Amy Yang and Thailand’s Moriya Jutanugarn.

COUPLES SURGES IN WISCONSIN Fred Couples rallied to win the American Family Insurance Open in Madison, Wis., for his second PGA Tour Champions title of the year and his 13th over all. Couples, 57, closed with a six-under 66 for a two-stroke victory over Scott Verplank. Couples birdied six of the first 11 holes and finished at 15-under 201.

ARGENTINE WINS EUROPEAN TOUR EVENT No. 837-ranked Andrés Romero picked up seven shots in his final 10 holes to win the BMW International Open in Munich. Romero, of Argentina, carded a bogey-free round of 65, the day’s best, to finish at 17-under 271, one stroke better than Thomas Detry of Belgium (66) and the overnight leaders Sergio García of Spain (69) and Richard Bland of England…

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