English wins Travelers, beating Hickok in eight-hole playoff

Harris English reacts to winning the Travelers Championship golf tournament on the eighth playoff hole at TPC River Highlands on Sunday, June 27, 2021, in Cromwell, Conn. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

CROMWELL, Conn. — Six and a half hours in, Harris English was tired. His hamstrings hurt. His back was sore. After 80 holes in 80-degree heat, he was struggling to focus. Darkness was becoming a factor. He lost count of how many holes he had played.