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U.S. defeats World in Legends Tour's Handa Cup

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Tom Watson throws out the ceremonial first pitch prior to game two of the American League Championship Series between the Kansas City Royals and the Toronto Blue Jays at Kauffman Stadium on October 17, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)  - 

Juli Inkster celebrated another international team triumph Saturday, helping lead the United States to victory at the ISPS Handa Cup at Palm Aire Country Club in Sarasota.

Captain Nancy Lopez’s American squad defeated the World Team, 26-22, to retain the cup in the 10th annual Legends Tour event.

Inkster defeated Laura Davies in the opening singles match, posting a 5-under-par 67 to Davies’ 71. Inkster was captain of the victorious American Solheim Cup team in Germany in September.

Full ISPS Handa Cup results can be found here: