PGA: Finau wins as Piercy collapses

PGA: Finau prevails as Piercy crumbles


American Tony Finau took advantage of the collapse of his compatriot Scott Piercy to triumph at the 3M Open on Sunday in Blaine, Minnesota.

The Sunday was full of promise for Piercy, who had his first solo PGA Tour title within reach since 2015. a card of 76 (+5), bringing his cumulative score to -13.

He notably committed three bogeys and a double bogey between the 11th and 16th pennants, which relegated him to fourth place tied.

Meanwhile, Finau – who finished second best this season at the Canadian Open – shined brightly. He had six birdies and only failed twice to easily win this tournament presented in the American Midwest, at -17.

Argentinian Emiliano Grillo (N) and South Korean Sungjae Im (-3) were his closest pursuers, posting a final card of -14.

The performance of the day, however, went to the surprising representative of the country of Uncle Sam James Hahn, who played 65 ( -6) to jump 12 places in the standings and finish fourth.

The day also went well for Canadian Michael Gligic, who took two strokes off par to take 17th place . As for him, Adam Hadwin made up for his difficult second round (75) by shooting 67 to climb to 38th place, at -3, alongside his compatriot Roger Sloan (72).

The other “Maple Leaf” representatives Nick Taylor, Adam Svensson and David Hearn did not participate in the weekend rounds.