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Jerry Kelly earns a comeback with Tour champions win

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jerry kelly had a strong motivation in the home stretch on Sunday during the Bridgestone Senior Players Championship: returning to the Players Stadium course at TPC Sawgrass.

Kelly birdied the 16th and 17th holes at Firestone Country Club in Akron to beat Steve Stricker by two strokes and win the major PGA Tour Champions for the second time in three years. He finished 11 under 269.

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Kelly secured a spot in Players 2023 with the victory and will make her 25th career start at the Stadium Course, counting the 2020 tournament which was canceled after the first round due to the pandemic.

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