The Players Championship
PGA Tour veteran Rickie Fowler won a three-way playoff to take home The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass.
Facing a five-shot deficit with six holes to play, Rickie Fowler produced the greatest finish in the tournament’s 34-year history at Sawgrass.
Rory McIlroy held up his end of the hype at The Players Championship with a 3-under 69 that put him two shots behind the early lead. Jordan Spieth was headed the other direction.
Rory McIlroy turns into a different player when he tees it up at the TPC Sawgrass. It’s not by choice.
Tiger Woods felt rusty and tired at The Players Championship on Tuesday — rust because he has played one tournament in three months, fatigue because of his personal life.
Rory McIlroy topped Gary Woodland for his tenth PGA Tour win. The Players Championship is next on the schedule.
Tiger Woods has added The Players Championship to his schedule, another indication that he is getting back to a normal golf season.
Kaymer got up-and-down with his putter from short of the 18th green for one last par, giving him a 1-under 71 and his first victory in nearly 18 months.
Woods closed out The Players Championship on Sunday like he has so many other tournaments: hitting big shot after big shot down the stretch.
David Toms set the pace Friday at The Players Championship with six more birdies in a round of a 4-under 68 that put him atop the leaderboard among early starters.
Woods was playing for the first time since the Masters and taking time off because of a knee and Achilles’ tendon injury.