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The final hole marked a dramatic conclusion to the tour’s return to Kingsmill after a two-year absence. It was not unlike the final hole of regulation, when Creamer missed a 5-foot putt for par that would have won the tournament, leaving them tied at 16 under.

Creamer finished with a par 71 Sunday and Shin shot a 69.

Both then parred the par-4 18th eight times, breaking the mark of seven extra holes set in Cristie Kerr’s victory over Seol-An Jeon in the 2004 LPGA Takefuji Classic. Jo Ann Prentice won the longest playoff overall, taking the 1972 Corpus Christi Civitan Open on the 10th hole.

Shin had a good chance to win on the first extra hole Sunday, but left a 6-foot birdie putt short. Both players came close to winning on the second playoff hole, got up and down for pars from bunkers on the third and two-putted for par on the fourth, fifth and sixth.

Creamer sank a 5-foot putt to save par and extend the playoff on the seventh, and both two-putted on the eighth.