Blaine (US), July 27
India’s Arjun Atwal carded a superb five-under 66 on the ultimate day to complete tied 53rd on the 3M Open golf match right here.
It was Atwal’s second begin since golf’s resumption amid the COVID-19 pandemic. He can even tee off at subsequent week’s Barracuda Championship.
Atwal completed with a complete rating of seven-under 281 right here.
Michael Thompson carded 67 and coasted to a second profession win at 19-under, forward of second-placed Adam Long, who completed at 17-under.
Nine gamers Tony Finau, Charles Howell III, Robby Shelton, Cameron Tringale, Charl Schwartzel, Max Homa, Richy Werenski, Emiliano Grillo, and Alex Noren had been tied for the third spot at 16-under.
After an detached Saturday, the place he was unable to construct on a very good begin, Atwal had a stable remaining spherical on Sunday, discovering 10 of the 14 fairways and 14 of the 18 greens in regulation and likewise didn’t miss inside 10 toes.
Starting on the 10th, Atwal had two birdies on his first 9 after which added 4 extra, together with three in a row from first to 3rd and one other one on seventh, at which level he was six-under for the day.
A bogey in ninth ended his day at five-under 66.
Atwal additionally gained from a chip-in from 30 toes on Par-Four third gap.
Thompson birdied two of the final three holes for a 67 and emerged a two-shot winner on an in depth remaining day.
Thompson’s first win in seven years, and his second PGA TOUR victory moved him to No. 39 within the FedExCup standings and likewise earned him a spot in subsequent week’s WGC-FedEx St Jude Invitational. PTI