Patrick Cantlay wins the #BMW #Golf #Championship 2022 and ends up being the very first gamer to effectively safeguard the #Fed #Ex #Cup title
- Patrick Cantlay (USA) wins at Wilmington Country Club with 270 (14 under par)
- More than 110,000 viewers will experience the very first BMW champion in the state of Delaware in the United States.
- Viktor Hovland (Norway) with a hole in the last day
- All competition continues advantage the Evans Scholars Foundation
Munich, Wilmington, August 22, 2022
At the Wilmington Country Club (Delaware), Cantlay beat a first-rate field, much like in 2015 at the Valley of the Caves #Golf #Club (Baltimore). As in 2021, the 30- year-old had strong nerves on the last couple of holes. The leading group, that included Scott Stallings, world top Scottie Scheffler and Xander Schauffele (both American), fought carefully up until the last lap. A birdie on the 17 th hole provided Cantlay the choosing shot, who made PGA Tour history: Never in the playoff’s 15- year history has a gamer won the FedExCup two times in a row.
” Congratulations to Patrick Cantlay for effectively safeguarding his title at the BMW Championship,” stated Ilka Horstmeier, Member of the BMW AG Board of Management, Human Resources and Real Estate.” It was a week of excellent competitors in a fantastic location with terrific fans. Numerous thanks to the Wilmington Country Club and all the sponsors and individuals. The BMW Group is not just pleased with this terrific competitors, however particularly that the #BMW Championship assists to enhance the lives of lots of youths in a sustainable method.”
All profits from the BMW Tournament benefit the Evans Scholars Foundation (ESF). Considering That 2007, when the BMW Championship commemorated its inaugural occasion, the competitors has actually raised more than 40 million United States dollars and sent out 3,300 trainees to college. This does not consist of the 2022 BMW Championship. In the next scholastic year, ESF will allow a record variety of 1,100 cadets to study.
Viktor Hovland, the winner of the BMW International Open 2021, shot the last shot of the competition on Sunday. The 24- year-old, ranked tenth worldwide, struck a hole-in-one on the 2nd fairway. Typically, the BMW Group uses an extra 4-year scholarship worth 125,000 United States dollars to the Evans Scholars Foundation (ESF) for the very first ace of the competitors. This is the 6th time in the history of the BMW Championship that this has actually occurred.
Cantlay laid the structure for his 8th PGA TOUR success on Saturday with a round of 65 that kept him in the lead heading into the last day. On Sunday, the 2021 Ryder Cup winner was pleased with a strong general efficiency and a remarkable surface on the last 2 fairways with some excellent shots. In 2015, Cantlay needed to get in a playoff of 6 additional holes versus Bryson De Chambeau (USA) prior to he might commemorate triumph at the BMW Championship.
” There are numerous resemblances in between in 2015 and this year. Golf courses are similar to me,” stated Cantlay at the awards event. “I constantly delight in concerning Northwestern. Huge thanks to the fans, since they made it a really unique experience.”
Second location went to Stallings (minus 13), who, as number 106 worldwide, simply missed out on the sensation with a stroke back. Scheffler and Schauffele (both -11) shared 3rd location ahead of Adam Scott (Australia), Corey Conners (Canada) and KH Lee (Korea, both -10).
The shared 3rd location sufficed for Scheffler to go into the playoff last, the TOUR Championship, as leader of the Fed Ex Cup, which will occur next week at the East Lake Golf Club (Atlanta) and is supported by the BMW Group as an individual. “Official Car Partner”. In 2nd and 3rd location are Cantlay and Will Zalatoris (USA), who regrettably needed to retire in the 3rd round due to injury.
The BMW Championship is the last playoff occasion and the most significant obstacle on the roadway to the season ending, with just 30 of Wilmington’s 68 beginners certifying. Aaron Wise (USA) got the last ticket. Shane Lowry, the winner of the 2019 Open, needed to choose a thankless 31 st location regardless of an excellent efficiency and a shared 12 th location in the BMW Championship at the Fed Ex Cup. The Irishman missed out on simply one opportunity to receive Atlanta.
Next year, the BMW Championship will make its 2nd stop after 2020 at Olympia Field Country Club in Chicago, prior to making its very first visitor look at Castle Pines Golf Club south of Denver in2023 2025 Fields, Caves Valley Golf Club (Baltimore) and 2026, Bellerive Country Club (St. Louis), were revealed last Tuesday.