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Steven Bowditch gets first PGA Tour victory at Texas Open
Steven Bowditch gets first PGA Tour victory at Texas Open

SAN ANTONIO -- Steven Bowditch held on to win the Texas Open in windy conditions Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory and a spot in the Masters. The 30-year-old Australian bogeyed the par-5 18th for a four-over-par 76 — the highest closing score by a winner since Vijay Singh finished with a four-over 76 in the 2004 PGA Championship — for a one-stroke victory. “I'm over the moon,” Bowditch said. “I really can't believe it.” Bowditch finished at eight-under 280 at TPC San Antonio and earned $1,116,000. Will MacKenzie and Daniel Summerhays tied for second. MacKenzie shot 70 and Summerhays had a 71 in the final round. Chesson Hadley and Ryan Palmer missed chances to get into the...

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