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USA TODAY Sports Martin Kaymer reacts after making his par putt on the 17th green during Sunday’s final round of The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.

PGA: Kaymer takes Players Championship


PONTE VEDRA BEACH Florida — Martin Kaymer withstood an early challenge by Jordan Spieth, a weather delay and a late wobble to clinch his second PGA Tour title with a nervy one-shot victory at the Players Championship on Sunday.

The German, co-leader overnight with American playing partner Spieth, produced rock-solid golf to move briefly four strokes clear, then survived a double-bogey on 15 as he closed with a one-under-par 71 at the challenging TPC Sawgrass.

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