Tiger wins again
BETHESDA, MD (TheSpread) – Tiger Woods gave golf fans something to be excited about on Sunday as he picked up another tour win, as he prevailed in the AT&T National.
Woods came into the final round one shot off the lead and shot a 2-under 69 on Sunday to hold off Bo Van Pelt for the lead. Woods finished the tournament 8-under overall while Van Pelt was 6-under. The two were tied heading into the final two holes of play.
According to oddsmakers, Tiger Woods was the favorite with 11/2 odds to win this which, which means a $100 wager on him to win will pay out an additional $550.
Brendon de Jonge came into Sunday with the lead, but struggled all day, shooting a 6-over 77 to finish 1-under overall and in a tie for 11th place.
With the win, Woods is now second all-time in PGA victories with 74. He only trails Sam Snead, who has 82. Woods has two wins on the year and three in his last 12 tournaments.
For top 5 results from the 2012 PGA AT&T National, see below
2012 PGA AT&T National Top 5 Results
1 Tiger Woods -8 (276)
2 Bo Van Pelt – 6 (278)
3 Adam Scott -5 (279)
T4 Robert Garrigus -4 (280)
T4 Jhonattan Vegas -4 (280)
T4 Billy Hurley III -4 (280)
T4 Seung-yul Noah -4 (280)