The weekend is over, and four new winners were crowned on the four major professional golf tours.
On the LPGA Tour, South Korean rookie Sung Hyun Park finally felt the thrill of victory as a professional. The budding superstar won the U.S. Women’s Open at Trump National.
And finally over in Scotland, on the European Tour, Rafael Cabrera Bello posted a course-record 8-under 64 to edge England’s Callum Shinkwin in a playoff and win the Scottish Open at Dundonald Links.
Now onto the rankings.
1. U.S. Women’s Open
The USGA trophy is the best of the four, and by a long shot. It’s a classic design, and just the right size.
2. Scottish Open
The Scottish Open trophy would look a heck of a lot better if it lost the dangling blue ribbons. Overall, the trophy is a sturdy classic.
3. John Deere Classic
The Deere is a unique trophy design, with some fans loving it, while others hating it. We’re in the middle somewhere – not great, but not a total mess. We do prefer the more classic design.
4. Senior PLAYERS Championship
The worst of the four awards is the Senior PLAYERS trophy. By a mile. The glass vase-looking trophy looks as if it was grabbed off a shelf at Home Goods.
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