In addition being Pepperell’s second win of 2018, it was also his sixth top-10 finish in his last nine starts as he makes his dark-horse bid to claim the Race to Dubai title.
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After all the drama on the course and the stressful wait in the scorers’ hut afterwards, after all the could haves and the should haves and maybes and impossible math, Tommy Fleetwood had done it and he felt, well, “quite strange”.
As Tommy Fleetwood fretted over the Race to Dubai calculations in the scorers’ hut while Justin Rose was wilting badly with the sun going down on Earth, Jon Rahm simply got on with his own giddy ascent into golf’s upper stratosphere.
Justin Rose chalked it up as another tough “life lesson” and handled it like he had his U.S. Masters near miss in April, like the class act he is.