BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) - Paula Creamer beat Juli Inkster in a
playoff and ended Lorena Ochoa's four-tournament winning streak on
the LPGA Tour. Creamer birdied the second playoff hole to win the
SemGroup Championship in Oklahoma for her sixth career win.
Creamer lost in a playoff last week to Annika Sorenstam. She
missed a 12-foot birdie putt for the win on the first extra hole,
but made from 8 feet on the next hole to win.
The 47-year-old Inkster was trying to become the oldest winner
on the LPGA Tour. She also lost in a playoff last year in this
Ochoa was trying to tie the LPGA Tour record with her fifth
straight win. She started the final round eight shots behind and
never threatened. She closed with a 69 and tied for fifth, five
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