It was Brant Snedeker who delivered the fatal blow to Tiger Woods and the rest of the field at the tour championship today, not Rory McIlroy. Snedeker won the Tour Championship at Eastlake Golf Club and in doing so he took home the Fedex Cup and the 10 million dollar prize. Brant Snedeker won by 3 strokes over his closest competitor Justin Rose, Snedeker post a total of 10 under par after shooting a 68 in his final round today. Snedeker played well all year, he was due to pull off a huge win like the one he got today. Snedeker posted rounds of 68-70-64-68 to claim the top prize this weekend. This is one he won’t soon forget.
Tiger Woods came in tied for 8th place after shooting a final round 2 over par 72 today. Tigers 3 over par second round showed he was still having issues with his golf game. Woods posted rounds of 66-73-67-72 to finish at 2 under par in the Tour Championship.
Rory McIlroy the man from Holywood, Northern Ireland who has set the PGA Tour on fire as of late dropped 6 positions today in his final round. McIlroy shot a 4 over par 74 in his final round. This was one of the worse rounds McIlroy has posted on the tour in some time. It had to happen sooner or later, he was setting a pace that even he couldn’t keep up with.
Jim Furyk let another one slip away today. For Furyk his troubles started in his third round on the 17th tee. Jim Furyk the man who was playing some of the best golf at eh tour Championship made a triple bogey on 17 yesterday and never could really get it back together in his final round. Jim Furyk closed out his Tour Championship with a 2 over par 72 in his final round to finish the Championship at 3 under and alone in 7th place.
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