Rahm romps to victory in the Bahamas
Jon Rahm turned the final round of the Hero World Challenge into a victory procession, surging to a four-stroke win in the Bahamas yesterday.
The Spaniard carded a seven-birdie, seven-under-par 65 after starting the day tied for the lead with Tony Finau and Henrik Stenson. He finished at 20-under 268 at Albany on the island of New Providence. (69) birdied the last to claim second place on 16 under, with England’s Justin Rose (65) a shot back in third.
Meanwhile Ireland’s Gavin Moynihan finished in a tie for 11th place at the Mauritius Open after closing rounds over the weekend of 71 and 70.
American Kurt Kitayama won his maiden European Tour title at the event.