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Pettersen ends career after dramatic putt

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TSN Senior Reporter


In movies, books and plays, the ending is usually perfect. Boy and girl fall in love, the right side wins the war or the dog returns home after a long adventure.

On a few occasions, it happens in sports. Ray Bourque won the Stanley Cup and retired. John Elway won the 1999 Super Bowl and ended things. Carlos Beltran captured the World Series and then called it a day.

In golf, there aren’t too many perfect endings. Great tournaments, great years, but not many players have had walk-offs to careers. Most stay around long after their due date has passed.

That’s what makes Suzann Pettersen's final act so brilliant, so perfect. On Sunday, she sank a seven-foot putt that clinched the........