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Golf roundup: Brian Harman makes birdie putt on No. 18 to win Wells Fargo Championship

Golf roundup: Brian Harman makes birdie putt on No. 18 to win Wells Fargo Championship

Brian Harman made a 30-foot birdie putt on the final hole to win the Wells Fargo Championship and deny Dustin Johnson a fourth straight victory.

Harman hit a heavy chip from behind the green on the par-five 18th that barely got onto the putting surface. It appeared certain there would be at least a three-man playoff with Johnson and Pat Perez until Harman holed the putt and broke into a wild celebration.

He closed with a four-under-par 68 at Eagle Point in Wilmington, N.C., for his second PGA Tour victory.

Johnson, in his return from a freak back injury that knocked him out of the Masters, went from making the cut on the number to a 67-67 weekend and had the lead until...

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