Sörenstam and Björkman Runners-up
Two of Sweden’s sports stars finished second best during the weekend.
Golfer Annika Sörenstam was out-duelled by Cristie Kerr in the final round of the LPGA Hammons Hotel Classic, finishing two strokes behind after enjoying a two-stroke lead.
In tennis, Sweden’s Jonas Björkman and his Belarusian partner Max Mirnyi lost in the men’s double final at the U.S. Open for the second year in a row. After winning the opening set, they were defeated by Martin Damm of the Czech Republic and India’s Leander Paes two sets to one.