The PLAYERS Championship at TPC Sawgrass – golf’s ‘unofficial’ fifth major – was an eventful week as Jason Day claimed his seventh victory in 17 events, securing his place as the world No. 1.
There was no shortage of exciting moments as the competition progressed. Here are some of the best and worst moments from last week’s PLAYERS Championship.
Jason Day opens by matching the course record
The world’s No. 1 player wasted no time in seizing the lead on Thursday’s opening round.
Byeong-Hun An’s ball got stuck in a tree
The South Korean had a moment of real misfortune on the sixth hole when his approach shot found its way into a palm tree, and never came down.
Dustin Johnson’s brother jumped in the lake to retrieve a ball
Dustin Johnson’s brother, who is also his caddy, goes above and beyond to save a penalty stroke.
TPC Sawgrass made Adam Scott look like an amateur
After Adam Scott’s tee shot hooked into the lake, his third shot bounced all the way down the path. Things just got worse as his fourth found the water, again.
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