Tony Finau comes from five behind to win 3M Open and set tournament record


Tony Finau got here from 5 in the back of again to win the 3M Open and set the match report for the biggest final-round comeback in Minneapolis.

The American may just even have enough money a bogey six after riding into the water at the 18th at TPC Dual Towns as he nonetheless gained via 3 strokes from South Korea’s Sungjae Im after in a single day chief Scott Piercy continued a nightmare last 11 holes.

Tony Finau follows via on his tee shot on the second one hollow throughout the general around of the 3M Open golfing match (Abbie Parr/AP)


Piercy, who started the day 4 forward, had six bogeys, a treble – the place he left a bunker get away within the sand after which hit his subsequent shot into the lake – and two birdies as he collapsed with a 41 at the again 9 in 41.

His around of 76 dropped him again right into a proportion of fourth on 13 underneath.

Tony Finau recognizes applause from the gallery after his win within the 3M Open (Abbie Parr/AP)


Finau’s successful ranking of 17 underneath got here after a around of 67, and 3 successive birdies from the 14th allowed him to move down the final with an enormous cushion so even a dropped shot may just no longer derail him.

Former Masters champion Danny Willett completed in a proportion of 7th on 10 underneath after getting better from two opening bogeys to shoot a 68.