San Francisco Chronicle - (Sunday)

Ko gets 1st LPGA win since 2018


Former world No. 1 Lydia Ko ran away with the LPGA Tour’s Lotte Championsh­ip in Kapolei, Hawaii, shooting 7underpar 65 while her closest pursuers collapsed to beat four players by seven strokes in her first victory in three years.

Ko, 23, finished at 28under. Her last win came at Lake Merced in the LPGA Mediheal Championsh­ip on April 29, 2018.

Stewart Cink, 47, maintained a fiveshot lead at Harbour Town Golf Links, scrambling his way to a 2under 69 to get to 18under 195, an RBC Heritage mark for lowest 54hole score. The record had been held by Justin Leonard at 16under 197 in 2002.

PGA Championsh­ip winner

Collin Morikawa, a Cal alum, was at 13under after a 67 at Hilton Head Island, S.C. Fred Couples (3under 69) and Robert Karlsson (66) shared the lead at 12under 132 after the second round of the PGA Tour Champions’ Chubb Classic in Naples, Fla.

Soccer: Manchester City’s dream of quadruple titles was ended by Chelsea, which will be back at Wembley Stadium next month for the FA Cup final after a 10 victory. Lionel Messi scored two goals and Barcelona beat Athletic Bilbao 40 to win the Copa del Rey. Corey Baird scored in the 61st minute, and host Los Angeles FC sent expansion Austin FC to a 20 defeat in the inaugural match for Major League Soccer’s 27th team.

Legal matters: The attorney for a man who accused NFL star Aaron Donald of assaulting him at a Pittsburgh nightclub last weekend has apologized, saying it was a case of mistaken identity.

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