BROKEN ARROW, Okla., Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Annika Sorenstam struggled to a 2-over-par 73 Sunday but still managed to successfully defend her title at the LPGA's John Q. Hammons Hotel Classic.
Sorenstam wound up with a three-round total of 5-under-par 208.
Paula Creamer, 19-year-old 2005 LPGA Tour Rookie of the Year, shot a 2-under 69 Sunday and took second place at 4-under 209.
Maria Hjorth, who was tied for second place with one round to play, shot a 4-over 75 and tied for third with Diana D'Alessio (69) at 2-under 211.
France's Karine Icher also shot a 75 Sunday to finish as the last golfer under-par at 283.
Sorenstam has all but wrapped up LPGA Player of the Year honors and the money title.