Offbeat DeChambeau wins Memorial in playoff on 2nd extra hole

23:45  03 june  2018
23:45  03 june  2018 Source:   msn.com

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DUBLIN, Ohio – Bryson DeChambeau completed off a 6-under 66 with birdies on two of the hardest holes , giving him a one-shot lead going into a last spherical at a Memorial that includes Tiger Woods within the combine at Muirfield Village for the primary time in six years.

at Memorial DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) Bryson DeChambeau made birdies on two of the toughest holes for a 6-under 66 to take a one-shot lead into a final round at the Memorial that Capitals set to host first Stanley Cup playoff game in franchise history Saturday night vs. Golden Knights. June 2, 2018.

Bryson DeChambeau follows his putt on the seventh hole during the final round of the Memorial golf tournament Sunday, June 3, 2018, in Dublin, Ohio. (AP Photo/David Dermer) © The Associated Press Bryson DeChambeau follows his putt on the seventh hole during the final round of the Memorial golf tournament Sunday, June 3, 2018, in Dublin, Ohio. (AP Photo/David Dermer)

DUBLIN, Ohio — Bryson DeChambeau finally got it right on his third try at the 18th hole and won the Memorial in a playoff on Sunday.

DeChambeau three-putted for bogey on the 18th for a 1-under 71 to get into a three-way playoff at Muirfield Village. He missed the green from the fairway on the 18th on the first extra hole. On the third try, he hit his approach to 12 feet and holed it for a birdie to beat Byeong Hun An and win his second PGA Tour title.

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Kyle Stanley also was in the playoff and was eliminated with a bogey on the first extra hole.

Tiger Woods was never much of a factor. He missed a 3-foot par putt on No. 10 and struggled to a 72 to tie for 23rd.

Details emerge about car accident that injured pro golfer during Memorial week .
A car that PGA Tour golfer Bud Cauley was riding in Friday night went airborne before striking a large tree and three smaller trees, according to a police report.The driver of the car, David Crawford, 37, of Upper Arlington, Ohio, was given a field sobriety test and taken to a local hospital. The accident occurred at 11:04 p.m. Friday night not far from Muirfield Village Golf Club after Cauley had played in the second round of the Memorial and missed the cut.

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