South Korea’s first PGA Tour event, The CJ Cup @ Nine Bridges, pushed all the way to a playoff between Marc Leishman and Young Gun Justin Thomas who both shot -9 after 72 holes. On the par-5 72nd hole, both players stuck their second shots but each missed their eagle putts to force extra holes. Show More Summary
Oct 22 (Gracenote) - FedEx Cup rankings 1. (2) Pat Perez (U.S.) 590 2. (1) Brendan Steele (U.S.) 556 3. (33) Justin Thomas (U.S.) 548 4. (3) Tony Finau (U.S.) 333 5. (3) Keegan Bradley (U.S.) 309 6. Marc Leishman (Australia) 300 7. (12) Cameron Smith (Australia) 295 8. Show More Summary
American Justin Thomas beats Australian Marc Leishman at the second play-off hole to win the CJ Cup in South Korea.
SEOUL, Oct 22 (Reuters) - American Justin Thomas birdied the second extra hole of a playoff against Marc Leishman to win the PGA Tour's $9.25 million CJ Cup at the Nine Bridges Golf Club on Jeju island on Sunday.
Oct 22 (Gracenote) - Scores from the U.S. PGA Tour CJ Cup at the par-72 course on Sunday in Jeju PLAY-OFF 1 Justin Thomas (U.S.) after 2 2 Marc Leishman (Australia) after 2 REGULAR ROUNDS -9 Justin Thomas (U.S.) 63 74 70 72 Marc Leishman...Show More Summary
Oct 21 (Gracenote) - Scores from the U.S. PGA Tour CJ Cup at the par-72 course on Saturday in Jeju -9 Justin Thomas (U.S.) 63 74 70 Scott Brown (U.S.) 66 70 71 -7 Anirban Lahiri (India) 69 71 69 Marc Leishman (Australia) 66 72 71 -6 Kim Meen-Whee (Korea) 68 70 72 Cameron Smith (Australia) 69 68 73 Lucas Glover (U.S.) 69 67 74 -5 An Byeong Hun (Korea) 71 73 67 Luke List (U.S.)
Oct 19 (Gracenote) - Scores from the U.S. PGA Tour CJ Cup at the par-72 course on Thursday in Jeju -9 Justin Thomas (U.S.) 63 -6 Chez Reavie (U.S.) 66 Gavin Green (Malaysia) 66 Scott Brown (U.S.) 66 Marc Leishman (Australia) 66 Patrick Reed (U.S.) 66 -5 Russell Henley (U.S.) 67 Jhonattan Vegas (Venezuela) 67 Tony Finau (U.S.) 67 Charles Howell III (U.S.)
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