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Jenkins wins Allianz Championship in playo

POLK CITY, Iowa, June 5 (UPI) -- Tom Jenkins birdied the second playoff hole Sunday to beat defending champion D.A. Weibring and win the Allianz Championship.

In the third round, Jenkins shot 67 and Weibring a 66 to tie at 9-under-par 204.

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Jenkins got up and down for birdie on the first playoff hole, while Weibring two-putted for his birdie. On the second playoff hole, Weibring missed his birdie putt from just inside 10 feet and Jenkins sank a five-fooer for his sixth Champions Tour crown.

Mike Reid, who held the second-round lead and won the Senior PGA Championship last week, shot 71 in the final round. He finished third at 206. Bob Gilder, Dave Barr, Mike McCullough and Dana Quigley shared fourth place at 207.

"It's been a fabulous week," said Jenkins, a 57-year-old Texan. "It turned out to be a great test of golf."

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