Sports: Golf, Tennis, Skiing
In golf, Annika Sörenstam won the Dubai Ladies Masters by six strokes Sunday. The top-ranked Swede, who led for the entire tournament, had four birdies in the final round to finish at an 18 under par total of 270.
In tennis, defending champion Thomas Johansson came in second in the St Petersburg ATP tournament in Russia Sunday. Johansson lost in two straight sets to Mario Ancic of Croatia.
And Swedish men’s and women’s teams finished first and second in the Nordic Skiing World Championships in Dusseldorf, Germany Sunday. Sweden 1 took the men’s freestyle sprint relay, ahead of Norway 2 and Italy 1. But in the women’s event, Norway won, ahead of Sweden and Finland.