Dufner wins PGA Championship
ROCHESTER, NY (TheSpread) – Jason Dufner picked up his first major championship on Sunday, as he won the 2013 PGA Championship.
After nearly winning this event in 2011, Dufner finally broke through on Sunday, shooting 2-under 68 to best Jim Furyk by two shots at -10 overall. Dufner was aided in his run to the title by shooting a 7-under 63 in the second round.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Dufner had 40/1 odds to win this tournament, which means a wager of $100 on him to win will pay out an additional $4,000.
Furyk finished in second place, shooting a 1-over -8 on Sunday. Furyk entered the day with the lead, but struggled to make the big shots down the stretch. Henrik Stenson continued his strong play, finishing third at -7 overall.
2013 PGA Championship Top 5 Results
1 Jason Dufner -10 (270)
2 Jim Furyk -8 (272)
3 Henrik Stenson -7 (274)
4 Jonas Blixt -6 (274)
T5 Scott Piercy -5 (275)
T5 Adam Scott -5 (275)