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India's Singh wins Nippon days after wife delivers stillborn

Updated: December 7, 2008, 7:10 PM ET
Associated Press

TOKYO -- Five days after his wife delivered their first child stillborn, India's Jeev Milkha Singh won the Japanese tour's season-ending Nippon Series Cup on Sunday.

"I will dedicate this win to my wife," Singh said. "She is healthy now. Better things are on the way."

Kudrat Singh, recovering in a Toyko hospital, urged her husband to play the event.

Singh won by two strokes, closing with a 4-under 66 at Tokyo Yomiuri for a 12-under 268 total. He also won the 2006 tournament.

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