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Jim Furyk tops Kevin Kisner in playoff to win RBC Heritage

Jim Furyk poses with the trophy after winning a playoff against Kevin Kisner during the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Sunday, April 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Jim Furyk had gone 100 starts without winning, a stretch that gnawed at his psyche and challenged his confidence.

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Browne wins rain-shortened Greater Gwinnett Championship

PGA Champions Tour winner Olin Browne, left, signs a pin flag for 11-year-old Andrew Farag after rain forced the cancellation of the final round of the Greater Gwinnett Championship golf tournament Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Duluth, Ga. Browne won the shortened event at 12 under after 36 holes. (AP Photo/David Tulis)

DULUTH, Ga. (AP) — Relentless rain denied Olin Browne a chance to play the final round with Bernhard Langer. Then again, it gave Browne his first Champions Tour victory in four years.

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Thailand’s Kiradech wins Shenzhen in playoff

Bubba Watson competes during the first round of the Shenzhen International golf tournament at Genzon Golf Club in Shenzhen in southern China's Guangdong Province, Thursday, April 16, 2015. (Chinatopix Via AP) CHINA OUT

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Thailand’s Kiradech Aphibarnrat captured the inaugural Shenzhen International on Sunday after rallying in regulation with an eagle on the 17th hole and beating Chinese teenager Li Haotong in a playoff.

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Sei Young Kim holes out from fairway to win in Hawaii

Sei Young Kim of South Korea watches her drive off the second tee in the final round of the LPGA Lotte Championship golf tournament at Ko Olina Golf Club, Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Kapolei, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)

KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — Sei Young Kim holed out from 154 yards for eagle to win the LPGA Tour’s Lotte Championship on the first hole of a playoff Saturday with Inbee Park.

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Merritt maintains edge through 3 rounds at RBC Heritage

Troy Merritt reacts after missing a putt on the second green during the third round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Saturday, April 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Troy Merritt felt the fear Saturday he experienced during his successful amateur career. The third-round leader at the RBC Heritage expects another healthy dose Sunday.

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