Australia’s Brett Rumford scored
an eagle three on the first hole of a three-way playoff to win
golf’s Ballantine’s Championship in South Korea today.
Rumford had blown a two-stroke lead with two holes left,
finishing level in regulation play with Marcus Fraser of
Australia and Scotland’s Peter Whiteford on 11-under 277 in
It was Rumford’s fourth win on the European Tour and he
picked up a check for 367,500 euros ($478,000).
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