Rahm breezes to Hero World Problem title



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03 Dec 2018, 03:45 IST
Jon Rahm

Jon Rahm claimed victory at the 2018 Hero World Problem in model on Sunday, ending 4 strokes clear.

The Spaniard shot a seven-under 65 within the fourth spherical and pulled away from Tony Finau, who had joined Rahm and Henrik Stenson in a three-way tie going into the ultimate day’s motion.

Rahm went out in 32 and by no means appeared like letting his benefit slip in a bogey-free spherical.

Justin Rose had the chance to reclaim his place on the prime of the worl rankings if he completed in a three-way tie for second or higher however he fell brief.

The Englishman appeared spectacular late on however may solely handle a third-placed end. Rose matched Rahm by additionally taking pictures seven underneath within the fourth spherical.

Stenson completed in fourth, with Patrick Cantlay in fifth alongside Rickie Fowler, however Sunday introduced one other 18 holes of frustration for event host Tiger Woods.

Languishing in final place at the beginning of play, Woods began terribly and was 4 over for the day on the flip earlier than staging a fightback.

He completed in 17th after carding a one-over 73 to finish at one underneath, and informed Golf.com: “The spherical wasn’t excellent beginning out. It was fairly terrible.

“I someway turned it round and obtained rolling slightly bit to get to even par for the day someway. I made a mistake there on 17, however general it was an extended week.”

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