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Tiger Woods lost his best chance to win the PGA Championship on the easiest hole by playing it safe and getting unlucky

Posted On: Aug 12, 2018   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Tiger Woods lost his best chance to win the PGA Championship on the easiest hole by playing it safe and getting unlucky

Tiger Woods once again challenged for his first major championship in ten years when he finished second at the PGA Championship.
Woods was within one shot of the lead on the back nine but lost his best chance to win or a force a playoff when he failed to birdie or eagle the easiest hole on the course.
Tiger laid up on the short Par 4 11th hole and then had his long birdie putt come up a hair short.
Tiger Woods did not win the PGA Championship and when he thinks back at what could have been, he will have nightmares about hole No. 11.
Woods shot a 6-under 64 in the final round to finish 14-under overall, but came up short, finishing in second place, two strokes behind champion Brooks Koepka. Woods' score could have been even better if he had not shot par on the easiest hole on the course.
The Par 4 11th hole at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis was playing just 294 yards in the final round, tempting most golfers to shoot for the green on their tee shots. As a result, the hole was the easiest of the final...

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