WATCH: Putt rims out in brutal fashion to end PGA Tour event
The Charles Schwab Problem had fairly the ending at this time within the first PGA Tour occasion for the reason that COVID-19 pandemic shuttered all the pieces. The second that clinched the victory confirmed simply how merciless the sport of golf may be.
It appeared Daniel Berger and Collin Morikawa had been heading in the direction of a second playoff gap to determine the champion, however a brief putt by Morikawa rode the rim of the cup and didn’t drop.
You possibly can see video of the put under:
What a means for the event to finish.
Collin Morikawa’s putt lips out to present @DanielBerger59 the victory.
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— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) June 14, 2020
“It’s only a vary of feelings,” Berger stated on the CBS broadcast after successful. “I grinded so arduous the final like two months to be on this place. I’m simply so grateful that every one the arduous work paid off.”
The winner’s share of the Charles Schwab Problem purse for Berger is $1,350,000.
Whereas this occasion passed off with out followers, that may change for golf within the close to future. Set to be held July 16-19 at Muirfield Village in Columbus, Ohio, the Memorial Event tweeted final week that it’s going to enable followers on the occasion.
“It’s official, because of State approval & help from the @PGATOUR, patrons can be permitted to attend the 45th version of #theMemorial,” the account tweeted. “Extra particulars coming quickly concerning protocols designed to advertise the well being & security of all who can be on-site at this 12 months’s Event.”
Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine confirmed the choice at his day by day information convention Friday.
“In every one among these circumstances, they’ve give you a plan that in lots of circumstances dramatically lower the variety of individuals and supply for sanitation,” DeWine stated, by way of ESPN. “In some circumstances, [they] present for one-way site visitors. They’re fairly elaborate plans.”
The brand new PGA schedule encompasses a potential opening for a PGA Tour event within the authentic US Open spot. The USGA main event has been moved to September.