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Spieth has career Grand Slam in sights after Open triumph

Jordan Spieth will go into the US PGA Championship next month looking to join an elite club and complete the career Grand Slam after his memorable British Open triumph on Sunday.

Spieth's dramatic victory on the links at Royal Birkdale in north-west England saw him add the Open's famous Claret Jug to the Masters green jacket he won at Augusta in 2015 and his US Open title the same year.

The Texan has now emulated the great Jack Nicklaus in winning three different majors before the age of 24 -- his 24th birthday is this coming Thursday.

At the moment Nicklaus is one of just five players to have claimed all four majors, but Spieth can join that elite group by winning the PGA at Quail Hollow in North Carolina starting on August 10 -- and would be the youngest to...

Kim's sizzling 63 delivers LPGA Marathon victory

South Korea's Kim In-Kyung birdied six of the first nine holes on her way to a four-stroke victory Sunday at the Marathon Classic to capture her sixth LPGA title. Kim, ranked 28th, fired a bogey-free eight-under par 63 at Highland Meadows Golf Club in Sylvania, Ohio, to finish 72 holes on 21-under par 263. "I really didn't expect anything. Maybe that's why I played really well today," Kim said. It was the second triumph in as many months for Kim, who captured last week's ShopRite LPGA Classic. American Lexi Thompson finished second on 267 with a closing 66, with American Gerina Piller and Taiwan's Chien Pei-Yun sharing third on 269.

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