Couples sinks birdie to win Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic

Fred Couples sank a birdie putt on No. 18 to win the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic at Fallen Oak Golf Club in Biloxi on Sunday.

Couples beat Michael Allen by one stroke.

Couples bogeyed two of the last four holes to fall into a tie with Allen.

Allen missed a birdie putt on No. 18 leaving the door open for Couples.

Sun Herald updates this story in Monday's editions.