Winner: Phil Blackmar ($288,000).

Scores: 68-71-67-70_276 (-12), won on the first hole of a playoff with Kevin Sutherland (68-72-66-70).

Third: Steve Elkington (69-74-70-65). Fourth (279): Hal Sutton (68-72-71-68) and Scott Hoch (73-68-68-70).

Notes: Blackmar, 39, won with a 3-foot birdie putt on the first extra hole after blowing a two-stroke lead with a double bogey on the 17th hole. The former University of Texas star also won his two previous tour titles on the first holes of playoffs, beating Dan Pohl and Jodie Mudd in the 1985 Greater Hartford Open, and Payne Stewart in the 1988 Provident Classic. ... Sutherland missed a 15-foot birdie try in the playoff, played on the par-4 18th hole. ... Elkington, a two-time winner this year, earned $108,800 to push his tour-leading total to $1,171,193.

Next: BellSouth Classic, Thursday-Sunday, Duluth, Ga.



Sprint Titleholders Championship

At Daytona Beach, Fla.

LPGA International

Winner: Tammie Green ($180,000).

Scores: 66-67-69-72_274 (-14).

Second (276): Annika Sorenstam (71-69-70-66). Third (277): Cindy Schreyer (69-71-70-67), Kelly Robbins (72-67-69-69) and Karrie Webb (68-71-69-69).

Notes: Green, 37, led wire-to-wire for her first victory since the 1994 Youngstown-Warren LPGA Classic. The former Marshall star has five career victories, including the 1989 du Maurier Classic. She underwent emergency surgery last year to remove an ovarian cyst. ... Sorenstam, a three-time winner this year, earned $111,711 to push her tour-leading total to $524,560. ... Kris Tschetter, 14-under through 52 holes, played the final 20 holes Sunday in 9-over. She closed with a 79 to tie for 20th at 5-under 283.

Next: Sara Lee Classic, Friday-Sunday, Nashville, Tenn.



Bruno's Memorial Classic

At Hoover, Ala.

Greystone Golf Club

Winner: Jay Sigel ($172,500).

Scores: 68-67-70_205 (-11).

Second (208): Gil Morgan (67-72-69). Third (210): Isao Aoki (69-71-70). Fourth (211): Bob Eastwood (70-68-73). Fifth (212): Walt Morgan (70-73-69).

Notes: Sigel, 53, a two-time U.S. Amateur champion who turned pro in 1993, also won the tour's 1994 GTE West Classic and 1996 Tour Championship. He has six top-10 finishes this year, including a loss to Bob Murphy in a nine-hole playoff in the Toshiba Classic. ... Irwin, a four-time winner this year, leads the money list with $785,631. ... The tournament drew a record 141,500 fans, some 42,000 more than last year.

Next: Home Depot Invitational, Friday-Sunday, Charlotte, N.C.



Italian Open

At Brescia, Italy

Gardagolf Course

Winner: Bernhard Langer ($126,900).

Scores: 71-69-69-64_273 (-15).

Second (274): Jose Maria Olazabal (68-71-67-68). Third (277): Darren Clarke (70-69-71-67). Fourth (278): Steven Webster (68-75-65-70) and Philip Walton (71-70-70-67).

Notes: Langer won his first European tour title since the 1995 European Open, overtaking Olazabal with birdies on four of the final five holes for a course-record 64. The 39-year-old German star, the 1985 and 1993 Masters champion, has 35 European tour titles. ... Langer moved into sixth place in the European Ryder Cup standings, while Olazabal, making a comeback from foot problems that sidelined the Spanish star for nearly two years, jumped to 10th. The top 10 qualify for the Sept. 26-28 matches against the United States at Sotogrande, Spain, while Seve Ballesteros has two captains' picks.

Next: Benson & Hedges Open, Thursday-Sunday, Thame, England.



Nike Tour: South Carolina Classic, The Country Club of South Carolina, Florence, S.C. (Harrison Frazar, Dallas, $36,000, 68-69-67-67_271, -17).

Japan PGA: Chunichi Crowns, Nagoya Golf Club, Aichi, Japan (Jumbo Ozaki, Japan, $171,000, 67-67-66-67_267, -13).

NGA-Hooters Tour: NorthPark Mazda-Acura Classic, Bay Pointe Resort, Brandon, Miss. (Dicky Thompson, Peachtree City, Ga., $15,450, 63-69-69-71_272, -16).

Japan LPGA: Kachidoki Queens, Sakaide Country Club, Sakaide, Japan (Won Jai-Sook, South Korea, $71,400, 66-75-69_210, -6).

Futures Tour: Gulf Telephone Classic, Glenlakes Golf Club, Foley, Ala. (Abby Pearson, Florence, S.C., $4,000, 71-69-75_215, -1).