Kuchar wins Match Play title
MARANA, AZ (TheSpread) – Matt Kuchar braved the cold weather all week long and found himself as the victor of the 2013 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship.
Kuchar defeated Jason Day in Sunday’s semifinal, 4&3, before meeting up with defending champion, Hunter Mahan, in the finals. Kuchar held off Mahan in the final holes to pick up the 2&1 victory.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Kuchar had 35/1 odds to win this event, which means a wager of $100 on him to prevail will pay out an additional $3,500.
Mahan reached the finals by defeating Ian Poulter, 4&3, in his semifinal. Poulter lost in the consolation final to Day, 1 up.
2013 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship Results
Matt Kuchar def. Hunter Mahan, 2&1