Stenson wins LIV Golf event and gets $4 million in debut

  • Henrik Stenson, of Sweden, gestures on the 10th hole during the final round of the Bedminster Invitational LIV Golf tournament in Bedminster, N.J., Sunday. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

  • Henrik Stenson, of Sweden, holds the trophy after winning the LIV Golf Invitational at Trump National in Bedminster, N.J., Sunday, July 31, 2022. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

BEDMINSTER, N.J. — Henrik Stenson’s decision that cost him the European Ryder Cup captaincy paid large and immediate dividends Sunday when he won the LIV Golf Invitational at Bedminster and picked up more than $4 million for three days’ work.