Rose gets first win

Justin Rose was a picture of consistency while his top competitors collapsed around him as Rose went on to win the 2010 PGA Memorial Tournament on Sunday.

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Rose shot a 6-under 66 on Sunday while contenders Rickie Fowler and Ricky Barnes each struggled and shot over par allowing Rose to win by three strikes.

According to oddsmakers from online sports book SBGGLOBAL, Rose had 35/1 odds to win the event, meaning a $100 bet on Rose will pay out $3,500.

Rose finished -18 for the tournament to best Fowler by three and win his first tour event. Rose went without a bogie in his final round and birdied holes 7-9 to get in contention before locking up the tournament on the back nine.

Fowler shot a 1-over 73 on Sunday to finish -15 for the tournament. Fowler was taken out of the running by a double bogey on the par-3 12th hole, the same hole that cost Barnes. Both golfer hit their tee shots in the water, which set up their downfall.

Barnes finished at -12 for the tournament to fall in third place along with Bo Van Pelt.
2010 PGA Memorial Tournament Top 10 Results
1 Justin Rose -18 (270)

2 Rickie Fowler -15 (273)

T3 Bo Van Pelt -12 (276)

T3 Ricky Barnes -12 (276)

T5 Ryan Moore -11 (277)

T5 Phil Mickelson -11 (277)

T5 Tim Petrovic -11 (277)

T8 Stewart Cink -10 (278)

T8 Matt Kuchar -10 (278)

T10 Jim Furyk -9 (279)

T10 Rory McIlroy -9 (279)
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Posted: 6/6/10 9:32PM ET


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